• Suggested Time: 3 days
  • Perth to Merredin

The Pioneers Pathway is a historic self drive trail that follows in the footsteps of the early farming pioneers who journeyed east into the Western Australian Wheatbelt to find their fortunes living on the land.


It's best done over 3 days from Perth, so you've just sorted your next long weekend getaway!

Think cute countryside towns, colourful, super-sized art and heaps of gorgeous landscapes.

For additional information about Pioneers Pathway Self Drive, check out the following useful links.

www.pioneerspathway.com.au | www.wheatbelttourism.com


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.

Driving times and distances intended as a guide only and may vary depending on exact route taken. Accommodation options are indicative as to what is available in the area.

Above map not to scale and intended as a guide only. It is highly recommended before heading out on your journey, you purchase a detailed Western Australian road and track map available from the RAC, petrol stations or where good maps of Western Australia are sold.