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Travellers

After enjoying the wealth of history related to our mining background, exploring the stunning granite and woodland areas that abound or simply soaking up the local ambience and relaxing, you must then decide which direction to take.

North

Coolgardie, WA Photo: © Reynolds Graphics

Leads you to the historical goldfields of Kalgoorlie & Coolgardie with their stunning built heritage, museums and pioneer collections relating to tales of the early prospectors and miners. For more information on this you can visit www.kalgoorlietourism.com. From the Goldfields you drive due West on the Great Eastern Highway which meanders through beautiful bushlands, lush farmlands and the glorious Avon Valley and Hills areas before arriving in Perth.

South

Esperance, WA Photo: © Reynolds Graphics

Leads you to Esperance and the South East region with beautiful, pristine beaches, stunning wildflowers, spectacular coastline featuring myriads of islands and camping/fishing to suit all tastes. For more information on this you can visit www.visitesperance.com

West

Wave Rock, Hyden WA Photo: Peter Boer (CC BY)

Leads you along the Granite & Woodlands Discovery Trail, featuring nature at its beautiful best just waiting for you to stop and explore. This route links directly into Hyden and 'Wave Rock' and ultimately to our beautiful capital city of Perth. For more information on this you can visit www.waverock.com.au or www.westernaustralia.net

East

Nullarbor sunset Photo: Peter Kerrawn (CC BY)

Leads you onto the Eyre Highway and the 'Nullarbor' which is a must do drive for everyone at least once in their life. This vast, timeless landscape is magnificent with spectacular views around the Great Australian Bight, awesome sunsets and the wonderful wildlife that appears as your journey unfolds. For up to date information you can contact tourism@norseman.info or call into the Norseman Visitor Centre on Roberts Street before embarking on your trip.