Wildflowers of Kojonup

Australian Bush Heritage Reserve

Travel north from Kojonup, right into Cherry Tree Pool Road, continue 11.7 kilometres on a sealed road then on to gravel, left into Mission Road.

Features

Bird lovers should keep their eyes peeled as the reserve is the habitat for some 80 species of native birds, including the rare crested shrike-tit, the peregrine falcon and Carnaby's black cockatoo.

Flora

Mostly wandoo woodland hosts open scrubland, Melaleuca thickets, herbs, heaths, sedges and orchids.

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Myrtle Benn Flora & Fauna Sanctuary

Located on Tunney Road, just out of Kojonup.

Features

The Sanctuary offers wonderful walking trails, and there are birds and various small animals to be seen. Pick up a map at the car park or at the Kojonup Visitor Centre.

Flora

A rich diversity of orchid species, including the red-tongued spider, mantis, clubbed spider, white spider and pink enamel. Other flora species that abound are myrtle, cats paws, Dampiera, Lechenaultia, everlastings and parrot bush.

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Farrar Dam Reserve

Leave the Visitor Centre, take an immediate right off the Albany Highway into the Boyup Brook/Kojonup Road for about eight kilometres.

Features

The Old Railway Dam is home to numerous water birds, frogs and th long necked tortoise.  Outcrops of granite offer interesting collections of mosses, lichens and flowers.

Flora

Look out for Kojonup's floral emblem - the red Lechenaultia.

Gravel areas of the Reserve are home to displays of the bright blue Lechenaultia, the white candle flowers of the Stackhousia, numerous orchids as well as four species of the brilliant orange Gastrolobium peas.

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Kojonup Self Drive Wildflower Guide

Click here to download Kojonup WIldflower Guide:

Kojonup Self Drive Wildflower Guide - Front and Back Page

Kojonup Self Drive Wildflower Guide - Tour 1

Kojonup Self Drive Wildflower Guide - Tour 2

Kojonup Self Drive Wildflower Guide - Tour 3

Kojonup Self Drive Wildflower Guide - Tour 4

More wildflowers information

For more information about wildflowers in Kojonup and in Western Australia, visit the Wildflowers WA website.

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Kojonup Visitor Centre

If you would like to know more about wildflowers around Kojonup, visit:

Kojonup Visitor Centre
Address: 143 Albany Highway Kojonup WA 6395
Phone: +61 8 9831 0500
Fax: +61 8 9831 0300
Email: kojonupvisitors@bigpond.com

Or use the Contact Us form on this site.

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