Roll down the window and feel the fresh country air on your face as you cruise through the expansive Golden Outback. There is more to see by road here than in any other region in Western Australia, with no less than 25 Epic Road Trip itineraries to get you out and exploring.

Get a taste of the region on a short, 2-day jaunt through historic country towns, or embark on an unforgettable 14-day journey through outback plains and wild woodlands. Mount Augustus, Wave Rock, Lake Ballard, Gwalia Ghost Town, Lucky Bay, and the Pink Lakes; you can check all the iconic landmarks off along the way.


Road to Esperance

Esperance is an absolute haven of natural wonders. You’ll find an abundance of white-sand beaches, rugged national parks and the clearest ocean…

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Great Ocean Drive

ONE-HOUR SCENIC DRIVE The Great Ocean Drive starts just a few kilometres from Esperance, so first of all grab a coffee at one of the town’s cafés and…

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Ocean to Outback

In the largest expanse of Australian outback, you'll find the tallest wave, whitest beach and biggest outdoor gallery. Following the tracks of…

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The South West Edge

This unique region comprises Margaret River wineries/caves, South West forests and Tree Top Walk, historic coastal towns and many picturesque…

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Winery, Woodlands and Wheatbelt Trail

Fancy a long weekend away from the City to Central Western Australia Wine Country? Then a weekend escape to the Southern Wheatbelt is the perfect…

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Wildflower Way

This stunning wildflower route will take you from Dalwallinu through the stunning Northern Wheatbelt towns, finishing in coastal Geraldton. Each…

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Wheatbelt Way

Ready to take a self-drive trip through the fascinating Northern Wheatbelt? This gorgeous and unspoilt area boasts a rich and extensive history,…

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PUBLIC Silo Art Trail

Explore the Wheatbelt following the PUBLIC Silo Trail, an ambitious project that brought internationally renowned artists to regional Western…

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Pioneers Pathway

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…

Wave Rock

Pathways to Wave Rock

Ready to surf an inland wave? Then it's time to hit the road and head to Wave Rock in beautiful Hyden. If you're looking for a fun and…

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Northern Wheatbelt Wonders

Meander north of Perth and experience a perfect northern Wheatbelt wildflower and nature getaway, taking in the wildflower towns of Wongan Hills,…


John Holland Way and The Holland Track

Embark on a real Australian outback adventure following a pioneering route created by John Holland through rugged bushland and woodlands. This very…

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Granite and Woodlands Discovery Trail

The unsealed Granite and Woodlands Discovery Trail links Hyden and Wave Rock to Norseman and explores one of the world’s greatest untouched temperate…

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Golden Pipeline Heritage Trail

The Golden Pipeline Heritage Trail takes you to Western Australia's Eastern Goldfields, rich in gold, history and scenery, revealing the story of a…


Norseman Heritage Trail

Norseman is nestled in the Heart of the Great Western Woodlands, a beautiful and biodiverse region which covers more than 16 million hectares –…

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The Golden Quest Discovery Trail Itinerary

From quirky outback pubs dripping with charisma, to wide open landscapes that’ll steal away your breath, the Golden Quest Discovery Trail shows off…

Leonora Loop

Leonora Loop Trail

Comprising two self-drive routes, the Leonora Loop Trails are a great way to soak up the stories and atmosphere of this fascinating part of the…

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Gunbarrell Highway

Set off on the Gunbarrel Highway and experience one of Australia's most famous and challenging four wheel drive tracks.

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The Outback Way

The Outback Way is one of Australia’s great four wheel drive odysseys. Known as ‘Australia’s Longest Shortcut’, the route runs from Perth, Western…

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Road to the Rock

If you’re looking for a rugged, authentic outback escape, with some of the most renowned 4WD trails in the world, the Gascoyne Murchison needs to be…

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Kingsford Smith Mail Run

Have you heard of Charles Kingsford Smith? Follow in the wheel ruts of the transport pioneer along the Kingsford Smith Mail Run to discover the…

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Canning Stock Route

The Canning Stock route is 2,000 kilometres long, isolated and arduous, creating one of the greatest four wheel driving adventures Australia has to…

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Wool Wagon Pathway

The Wool Wagon Pathway offers the very best of the Australian Outback – stunning sunsets, star-filled night skies and real country characters.…

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Miners Pathway

Follow the Miner’s Pathway north of Perth and explore the legacy of the remarkable gold rush era. Visit the grand old buildings, graveyards, rusting…

The Road to Wiluna

Anne Beadell Highway

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