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Spring Picnic

The annual Golden Valley Tree Park Spring Picnic is being held on Saturday 17th October, 2015. A true community event which celebrates this stunning arboretum, the arts, the environment and spring. This year as always, the entertainment is diverse featuring live music, maypole dancing, pony rides, tug-o-war and a spectacular[…]

Blooming Wildflowers

The Blackwood River Valley and the Southern Forests is an internationally recognised biodiversity hotspot. There are over 2,400 plant species to be found . . . and right now, the region is one massive wildflower treasure hunt! (Spider Orchid & Flying Duck Orchid – Photos courtesy Wendy Eilby)   Orchid enthusiasts are[…]

Taste of Blackwood

Taste of Blackwood is the major food and wine festival in the Blackwood Valley Region, a market-style event designed especially for food and wine lovers. Experience stalls showcasing the quality, diversity and value of local Blackwood Valley products, and indulge in free tastings of fine food and wine. Take the[…]

Nannup Garden Festival soon to be in full bloom!

Now in its 19th year, the Nannup Flower and Garden Festival Nannup Flower & Garden Festival, runs over four days Thurs 13 to Sun 16 August 2015. This year’s special guest is celebrity chef, award winning journalist and author Indira Naidoo joined by WA’s Sabrina Hahn, Neville Passmore, Josh Whitehead[…]

Balingup Heights Photography Workshop

Our very popular Balingup Heights Photography Workshop weekend is back for 2015. Thanks to Seng Mah and his team from Venture Photography, the weekend is jam packed with new photographic experiences to make the weekend even more amazing! If you enjoy photography in the outdoors and would love to learn[…]

Star Gazing at Balingup Heights

Thanks to everyone who joined us in January for the first of our star gazing evenings! Despite it being an unseasonally cold January evening, the Balingup Heights Hill offered the perfect vantage point for star gazing. The crew from the Astronomical Society of the South West set up two large[…]

Saint Nicholas comes to Balingup

Our fabulous Balingup Saint Nicholas characters are ‘on the street’ and look as regal as ever! Saint Nicholas, was a historic 4th-century Christian saint and Greek Bishop. Many miracles are attributed to him and he had a reputation for secret gift-giving, such as putting coins in the shoes of those[…]

Festival of Country Gardens 2014

Come and join us for this year’s Festival of Country Gardens! The Main Festival is being held Thursday 30 October to Sunday 2 November, 2014. This year’s program looks fantastic . . . with a diverse range of open gardens in the historic towns of Balingup, Bridgetown, Manjimup, Nannup and[…]