Set off on an adventure along the Golden Quest Discovery Trail to discover the unique prospecting heritage of the Goldfields. Learn about times gone by and the early pioneers of the gold rush era and their discoveries while meeting local outback characters, discovering ghost towns, visiting charming pubs, exploring wide open spaces, incredible starry night skies, and so much more. Get back to nature and explore the red, rugged earth of the Goldfields region like you’ve never seen it before along this historic 965km self-drive adventure.
Download the Free Golden Quest Discovery Trail app and be guided through some of the historic and remote regions of the Western Australian Goldfields. The app is functional off-line allowing you to use it while you're out on the road. It features real time GPS to show where you are on the trail, notes describing the road journey between each site, stories at each site, services available along the way and so much more.
If you prefer a hard copy, the The Golden Quest Discovery Trail Guidebook is available to purchase as your own official guide, enhancing your trail adventure. The guide is available via e-book, audio tracks, and hardcopy.
Check out our full itinerary, including accommodation options, food and drink recommendations, what you’ll see along the way and travel distances, so you can further plan your travels and get ready to set out on this epic adventure. The self-drive can be done in 3, 4 or 5 days depending on how many sites you want to visit, but of course we recommend seeing them all!
So now you're inspired, but you want even more detailed information about the many sights to see, then towns you'll stop at, best times to visit, road conditions and the fascinating history behind it all. Head to the website dedicated to providing all the information you need for a fantastic adventure in the Goldfields.