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Parks, Sites & Trails in Coorow

Places To Go in Coorow


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Alexander Morrison National Park

Explore the incredible diversity of endemic wildflowers at Alexander Morrison National Park.

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  • Natural Attractions:National Parks & Reserves
  • Activities:Walking

Description

Named after Alexander Morrison (1849-1913) who was the first official Western Australian government botanist in the Bureau of Agriculture between 1897-1906, it was declared a National Park in 1970. 

Note that there are no facilities in the park. 

Aug - Nov is best for wildflowers. 

Image credit: http://wildflowercountry.com.au

Coorow Farm Wildflower Trail

Walk or drive along this wildflower trail starting from the Coorow Farm.

Details

  • Natural Attractions:National Parks & Reserves
  • Activities:Walking

Description

The 5 km circular driving route travels through the historic Coorow Farm. The community-run project is looked after by local farmers who sow one half of Coorow Farm for harvest and leave the other half wild, encouraging wildflowers to grow. The unsealed road is suitable for all vehicles and offers an early exit for those towing caravans. A short 1.2 km circular Bart Mailey Memorial Walk is located in the bushland section of the farm for those that prefer to explore on foot.

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