Local Attractions

There are many things to do and see in the local area. Some of our favourite places are listed below.

Beyonderup Falls

 

Spectacular Winter waterfalls adjacent to chalets, just a 15 minute walk up the hill to view the scenic hills of Nannup from top of the waterfall.

 

 

 

Tulips & Gardens

Nannup is known as the Garden Village and holds a Festival in August to showcase the magnificent tulips and daffodils. The streets are bedecked with stunning flower boxes and massed garden beds. The Festival of Country Gardens which encompass Nannup, Balingup, Bridgetown and Manjimup highlight beautiful gardens open to the public in May and November.

Wineries

You don’t have to travel to Margaret River to experience some wonderful wines in the area. Blackwood Wines in Nannup also have a Bistro open for lunch.

Restaurants

There are a several restaurants, cafes and pub in Nannup and Tavern, French Restaurant, Gluten Free café and gourmet fare in Balingup. A 45 minute drive will take you to the delicious Wine & Truffle Restaurant where you can learn about truffles and experience this culinary delight.

 

 

 

Cheese

 

Visit Cambray Sheep Cheese 10kms out of Nannup for a taste delight. Heritage Cheese on Balingup Road is also worth a visit.

 

 

 

Galleries

 

Visit the several Galleries in Balingup showcasing some very talented artists and sculptures.

 

 

 

Golden Valley Tree Park

 

Established over 20 years ago on 60 acres. The International section has trees from all over the world and are truly spectacular in Autumn. Australian section has hilltop views over Balingup.

 

 

 

Balingup Lavender Farm

 

Wander through the lavender and rose display garden, handcrafted gifts and coffee shop. Open September – April.

 

 

 

Arts & Crafts

 

Spend time browsing through craft shops in Nannup and The Old Cheese Factory Craft Centre in Balingup is WA’s largest art and craft centre and antique showroom.

 

 

 

Tinderbox

 

Healing for humans from plants. Creates a unique and diverse range of herbal products.

 

 

 

Barrabup Pool

 

Quite a unique place. Come in summer and swim in the freshwater pool or have a picnic or bbq in winter, all facilities available. Just a 15 minute drive from Nannup. Experience some of the designated walk trails around the area.

 

 

 

Mythic Mazes

 

Have fun among myths and monsters in the unique mix of hedge, sculpture gardens and games and quests. 20kms from Nannup on the Busselton road.

 

 

 

Scenic Drives

 

Beyonderup Falls is located on Tourist Route 251, known as the Blackwood Scenic Drive, 40kms from Nannup to Balingup and described as one of the prettiest drives in the South West. Do the triangle Nannup – Balingup – Bridgetown.

 

 

 

Walk Trails

 

There are several walk trails around Nannup or try the short walks of The Bibbulmin Track from Balingup.

 

 

 

Marron

 

Fresh locally grown marron available to bring back to your chalet to cook.

 

 

 

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Andrew & Antoinette Barrett
Balingup Road, Nannup, WA, 6275




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