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. Spring 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.
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.
Wildflowers of the Golden Outback
Western Australia is renowned for its wonderful array of flora with over 12,000 species. Learn more about the types of flora you'll encounter this wildflower season with Kings Park and Botanical Gardens horticulturalist, Grady Brand.
Follow the video links below to view more.