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Wellington National Park

Wellington National Park, with its magnificent stands of jarrah, marri and blackbutt forests is home to a wide variety of flora and fauna. The Park is popular all year round, with the spring show of wildflowers making it a photographers’ paradise. Within the Park, deep within the gorge and forests of the Collie River Valley, the river tumbles over granite boulders before forming deep pools, perfect for a swim on a hot day or a languid paddle in a canoe.

There are several picnic areas to be found along the scenic five kilometres of Lennard Drive, alongside the Collie River below the wall of the Wellington Dam, including the Rapids, Long Pool, Big Rock and Little Rock. Most of these locations have picnic tables but no toilet facilities

Abseiling is possible at the Quarry in Wellington National Park. Participants must have their own equipment, appropriate licences and book through the Department of Parks and Wildlife office in Collie (Phone 9735 1988)

Links below are just a few of the features of Wellington National Park.

Kiosk at the Dam

Kiosk at the Dam

A friendly, casual café in the heart of Wellington National Park. Serving simple/fresh cafe food, cakes, ice creams and much more. They also have essential top-up supplies for campers, including …

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Wellington Forest Cottages

Nestled amongst jarrah forest in the Wellington National Park, the Ferguson Valley is one of the most beautiful regions in Western Australia. Wellington Forest Cottages and Conference Centre is a …

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Bibbulmun Track

This world famous walking track, stretching 1000km from Kalamunda to Albany meanders through the scenic Shire of Collie. The track is a dedicated walking track and campsites and huts can …

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Mount Lennard Mountain Bike Trails

Mt Lennard, located south west of Wellington National Park off Pile Road, has over 40km of mountain bike trails for riders of all levels. The trails weave through the mature …

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King Jarrah Tree

The majestic Jarrah tree can be found along King Tree Road (unsealed), south of Wellington Dam. A boardwalk and viewing platform offer a chance to view in safety one of …

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Potter’s Gorge

Situated on the shores of Wellington Dam, in a shady forest setting, is Potters Gorge with good views across the back waters of the Dam. The campground has been upgraded …

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Gelcoat

Along the creek from Stones Brook is the Gelcoat campsite. This is designed for lightweight camping and has no designated bays. Campers park their vehicles at a central location rather …

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Stones Brook

A short walk from Honeymoon Pool is the Stones Brook camping area. Most of the 17 tent campsites here offer a more secluded camping experience, with more space between many …

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Honeymoon Pool

HONEYMOON POOL in the Wellington National Park is one of the best known swimming and camping spots in WA, having repeatedly been voted amongst Australia’s finest. Situated a couple of hours …

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Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions

Whether you know it as Parks & Wildlife, DPAW or CALM it is still the same hard working department who keeps our national forests, parks and attractions looking as spick …

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Lennard 4WD Track, Sailors Gully and The Jump Up’s

Lennard 4WD Track, Sailors Gully and The Jump Up’s are part of a 4WD circuit located within the Wellington National Park. The track starts off fairly tame, then the challenge …

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Lennard Drive

This spectacular scenic drive will have you driving deep within the valley, under the canopy of the forest, following the rapids and tranquil waters of the Collie River. Lennard Drive …

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Wellington Dam Lookout

Just a short stroll from the Kiosk, you will find yourself in awe, viewing the dam wall and Collie River gorge from a spectacular elevated viewing platform. Ample parking is …

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The Quarry

The Quarry was formed back in the 1930’s, when material was needed for the construction of the Wellington Dam Wall. The granite face of The Quarry offers a unique backdrop …

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Long Pool

Long Pool can be described as a secluded oasis with water as clear as glass. This stunning swimming and picnic spot is located along Lennard Drive and is the last …

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Rapids

The first of four scenic stops along Lennard Drive, located in the Wellington National Park. The rapids are best viewed during winter, especially after some nice rainfall, but be prepared …

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Big Rock & Little Rock

Big Rock and Little Rock are stops 2 and 3 along Lennard Drive, just after the Rapids. These locations are quite similar to each other, with granite outcrops that line …

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Wiilman Bilya Trail

For the nature lovers and walkers, the Wiilman Bilya Trail will have you winding through magnificent Yarri, Marri, Jarrah forest and past granite outcrops, with some stunning views of the …

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Currawong Pump Track

The Currawong Pump Track is located at the Potters Gorge Campsite in the Wellington National Park (20 min west of Collie) and is perfect for kids of all ages. Its …

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Wellington Dam

Wellington Dam is the South West’s largest dam and built to supply the Collie River Irrigation District. It is also the second largest man-made reservoir in Western Australia, Lake Argyle …

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Jabitj Walk Trail

The Jabitj Walk is a 6km long (12km return) trail, that follows the Collie River below the Wellington Dam. It offers stunning views over tranquil river pools and cascading rapids. …

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