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Harvey Wildflower Ridge Walk

  • Less than 1 hour
  • 1.4 km
    • Bush Walk Grade 3

This delightful 1.4 kilometre easy walk has stunning views over the backwaters of the Harvey Dam to the east and all the way to the coast on the western side. The trail passes several large granite outcrops and is ablaze with wildflowers in spring.

From August through to early November the trail changes colour as different species of flowers start to bloom
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Trail Start

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Honeymoon Rd, Harvey (2.5 km from the SW Hwy) Approx 1.5 hours south of Perth

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The trail ends at the same place it started

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Located 1.5 hours south of Perth and 5km from the rural town of Harvey in the SW of WA, this delightful 1.4 km short trail has stunning views over the backwaters of the Harvey Dam to the east and all the way to the coast on the western side. The trail passes several large granite outcrops and is ablaze with wildflowers in spring.

The trail is gently undulating and suitable for most fitness levels. There are a number of seats provided along the trail where you can sit and take in the stunning views. Bird life is prolific in the area and if you are lucky you may spot a bright blue wren flitting between the undergrowth.

There is a sealed road all the way to the trailhead and a small gravel carpark with room for several cars. The trail is signed on the South West Hwy and Honeymoon Rd.

A wood fire BBQ (byo wood) and picnic table is provided and it is the perfect spot for a relaxing bush picnic after completing the trail. Please check with the Harvey Shire about when you are allowed to light a fire. 

Harvey Visitor Centre

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Time / Duration

Up to 30 minutes stroll

Length

1.4km loop

What To Pack

Group B (Bushwalks and/or longer trails) required.

Trail Start

Honeymoon Rd, Harvey (2.5 km from the SW Hwy) Approx 1.5 hours south of Perth

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Trail End

The trail ends at the same place it started

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Bush Walk

Grade 3

Suitable for most ages and fitness levels. Some bushwalking experience recommended. Tracks may have short steep hill sections a rough surface and many steps. Walks up to 20km.

Facilities

The nearest public toilets and drinking water are located 5 km away, in the nearby town of Harvey
  • BBQ Facilities
  • Car Park
  • Lookouts
  • Picnic Area
  • Shaded Area

Best time of year

Anytime except extremely hot days

Fees

No fees apply

Trail Access

Road 2WD

Prohibited Items

No pets permitted
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