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About Woylie Walk, Dryandra Woodland
The Woylie Walk is an easy loop trail through Dryandra Woodland, a conservation area for unique,rare and endangered animals such as the Numbat, Western Australia’s emblem. With more than 25 mammals, 100 birds and 50 reptiles you can be sure to encounter plenty of wildlife in this beautiful forest.
Visit the Barna Mia animal sanctuary on a delightful night time journey to see five threatened mammals and two conservation-dependant animals native to Dryandra at close range.
Stay overnight in one of the old mill cottages at the heritage listed Lions Dryandra Woodland Village.
This is just one of many great walks and trails for you to enjoy by foot, bicycle or in the comfort of your car. The trails vary in length from one to more than 25 kilometres and one of the drive trails features audio stories of the area through FM radio at six different stops. The Ochre Trail, highlights the Aboriginal heritage of the Dryandra area including an ochre pit.
For more information about this area see the Dryandra Woodland Network page.
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What To Pack
Group B (Bushwalks and/or longer trails) required.
What To Pack
Group B (Bushwalks and/or longer trails)
- Minimum 2 litres of water per person per day
- Sturdy shoes
- Sun hat or bike helmet (compulsory in WA)
- Sunglasses, sunscreen (30+) and insect repellant
- Binoculars and camera (optional)
- Map or guide book where suggested
- Snacks and/or lunch depending on length of trail
- Clothes to suit the activity and potential weather conditions including a water/windproof jacket
- First Aid kit
Additional Useful Items"Wildflowers of Dryandra Woodland" is available for purchase from the Barna Mia Animal Sanctuary or the Dryandra Village Settlement.
Old Mill Dam Picnic Area, Dryandra Woodland, 192km (2 hours) south-east of Perth
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.
Visit Trail Tips for further information.
FacilitiesCamping is available at nearby Congelin and Gnaala Mia. Book through Park Stay
- Car Park
- Interpretive Centre
- Picnic Area
- Public Toilet
Best time of year
National Park fees apply
Prohibited ItemsNo pets permitted
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