The Goldfields Wildflower Trail leads from Perth to Kalgoorlie-Boulder in Western Australia’s Goldfields region. En route, you’ll be treated to ever-changing landscapes of historic gold rush towns, eucalypt woodlands and vast sand plains, contrasting with spectacular displays of spring wildflowers.
Want to experience the Goldfields Wildflower Self Drive?
Wildflowers bloom during spring time, which typically runs from August to October in this region. Wildflowers displays are subject to seasonal variations and weather conditions so before heading out, we recommend you contact the relevant Visitor Centre for this region.
Goldfields Trail itinerary
From Perth, journey via Merredin and on to Kalgoorlie-Boulder. Through Eucalypt woodlands and sand plains, the past is ever-present in the landscape creating the character that is at the heartland of Australia’s Golden Outback. Download the Goldfields Wildflower Trail itinerary (604Kb PDF) and visit the Plants of the Golden Outback page to find out more about the region’s native species.
Plan your Trip
To ensure you enjoy a safe and well-planned journey, take a look at Travel times and distances
, Road safety
and Important travel tips
. If you have your camping gear or caravan in tow, check out the range of caravan parks and camping sites
available in Australia’s Golden Outback.
Visit the Wildflowers WA website for more information about wildflower species and seasons.