Planning your weekend
Where we are
Balingup is situated in the South Western corner of Western Australia, between Donnybrook and Bridgetown. We are a pleasant two and a half to three hour drive south from Perth, and 67km south-east of Bunbury. Balingup provides the ideal location from which to explore the beauty of the South West and the magnificent Blackwood River Valley region.
Where to stay?
A wide variety of accommodation is offered in the Balingup district. Whether you require luxury or backpackers, B&B or self contained cottages, in the village or in a rural setting, there is a cosy bed awaiting you.
Contact the Balingup Visitor Centre by phone on 9764 1818 or visit their website.
Other things to do while here
- Walks: There are many easy walks close to town; on the Bibbulmun Track, along the Balingup Brook, and in the Golden Valley Tree Park.
- Drives: The Blackwood River Drive to Nannup has been voted Western Australia's No.1 tourist drive, and provides wonderful scenery.
- The historic village of Balingup boasts a collection of unique retail outlets, galleries, and a host of delightful cafes.
- Nearby Places of Interest: Visit the mine site lookout at Greenbushes or visit local orchards and wineries.