Wheatbelt Way, Dowerin


A self-drive trip through the fascinating Northern Wheatbelt. An area that boasts a rich and extensive history, charming and friendly people, and all located in a diverse and truly Australian landscape.

Wheatbelt Way Self Drive Trail

"Bright skies. Big Horizons".

About the Trail

The Wheatbelt Way self-drive trail leads visitors on an adventurous interpreted journey to the regional communities of Dowerin, Wyalkatchem, Koorda, Bencubbin, Beacon, Westonia, Mukinbudin, Nungarin and Trayning.  Discover the natural attractions, history and heritage  of the region and experience the unique Wheatbelt communities and landscapes. Whether you are planning a short visit or longer stay, there is lots to see and do.

To start your Wheatbelt Way adventure, travel through the Avon Valley to Dowerin 2 hours east of Perth or turn off the Great Eastern Hwy at Carrabin (10km south of Westonia) 3.5hrs east of Perth. The Wheatbelt Way self-drive trail leads you to 24 dedicated sites highlighting the natural attractions, historical and heritage sites and landscapes in the North East Wheatbelt. Each site offers opportunities to stay and experience the nine unique Wheatbelt Communities where you can experience good old-fashion hospitality while exploring at your leisure.

For a copy of the FREE 50 page Wheatbelt Way Self-Drive Trail Guidebook and 2 Audio CD set with dramatised stories to guide you on your journey through the north eastern Wheatbelt. Call 1300 736 283 or (08) 9041 1666 to request a copy to be posted to you or download from the website www.wheatbeltway.com.au  

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