Merredin is the largest regional centre in the eastern wheatbelt, around three hours drive east of Perth on the Great Eastern Highway. An alternative route is via Toodyay and Goomalling along the Pioneer Pathway. The Golden Pipeline Heritage Trail also includes Merredin and is a scenic and historic route based on attractions adjacent the great eastern Highway.
A thriving business centre with plenty of parks, gardens, and a wide range of accommodation and eating houses makes Merredin an ideal base for those exploring the sights of the wheatbelt.
Merredin is serviced daily by the Westrail Prospector, Avon Link and Greyhound Buses.
Attractions include Merredin Peak, the Cummins Theatre, historic buildings, the longest grain storage facilities in the Southern Hemisphere, museums and the remains of many military installations from the town’s role as second line of defence during World War II. Wildflowers and granite rocks sites add to the attractions of the area.
Hotel, motel and caravan park accommodation is available.
Activites and Experiences at Merredin
- Art and Craft making
- Farm/Station activity
- Sightseeing Clients view the many sights of the area.
- Automatic Teller Machine
- Banking Facilities
- Bottled Gas
- Service Club
- Coach Stop
- Electronic Funds Transfer at Point Of Sale
- Public Bar
- Mechanical Services
- Medical Facilities
- Post Office
- Public Telephone
- Rail Terminal
- Sporting Facilities
- Swimming Pool
- Takeaway Food
- Tennis Court
- Visitor Centres
- Places of Worship
- Farm/Station On a farm or station with the option to participate in the activities of the property.
- Flora and Fauna
- Industry/Mining, Agriculture Relating to Industry, mining or agriculture
- Nature based
- Empty Nesters
Nearest Airport: Merredin – light aircraft & charters only
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