Wine, Wheat & Wool

Home to rich agricultural lands renowned for producing the highest quality grains, meats, wool and more recently, emerging as sought after wine-growing country, Marradong has plenty to offer in the way of epicurean delights.

223.2 km

Tour Distance

2 days

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Map for Wine, Wheat & Wool

Day 1

Head through premium wine growing country to Wandering, home to Tanglefoot Wines and Hotham Ridge Organic Wines. Enjoy wine tasting paired with accompaniments at Tanglefoot Wines. Onto Williams Woolshed to relax and indulge in a long, leisurely lunch followed by some shopping to update your wardrobe and pantry with some local preserves from The Larder and woollen apparel from the Woolstation. Discover the story of wool from the sheeps’ back to yours in the Shearer’s Yarn Museum then take the children across to the Williams Lions Park to run off any excess energy. Via picturesque farmland, make your way towards Quindanning and enjoy an afternoon of delicious chef-prepared offerings and regional wine in the gardens of the historic Quindanning Hotel. From here, make your way back to Perth, or to extend your Trail by heading to Fourteen Mile Brook Road and staying the night at Gelfro Farmstay, where you can see the region’s best organic grass-fed lamb and oats produced (psst, you can even take some home with you!). Alternatively, stay at wonderful Springhills Farmstay, and enjoy an authentic farm experience.


Day 2

From your Farmstay head to Boddington where you’ll discover the area’s industry, history and culture at the Interpretive Centre, why not book a Mine Tour to view the largest open cut mine in the Southern Hemisphere! Appreciate the delicious coffee and home-made morning tea in one of the many cafés in Boddington followed by a visit to the Arts Council. If you need a quick rest stop before embarking on your journey back to Perth, stop off for a quick coffee and something yummy from the bakery at Riverside Roadhouse on the Albany Highway.



Possible Accomodation on this Tour

Please note: All Accomodation must be arranged prior to arrival.

Springhills Farmstay

Springhill's offers three separate and unique buildings to accommodate a variety of needs. 

08 9885 7092
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Gelfro Farmstay

Gelfro is a certified Organic Farm tucked away in a picturesque part of the South West.

08 9884 5245
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Boddington Caravan Park

Caravan park in the heart of Boddington on the banks of the Hotham River.

08 9883 8018
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Boddington Motel

Motel accommodation with 9 rooms with a TV, microwave, tea & coffee facilities, toaster and kettle as well as its own en-suite. www.boddingtonmotel.com.au

08 9883 9383
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Brady’s BnB

This bed and breakfast has two double rooms available, one with its own ensuite and the other has a separate bath and shower.

08 9883 9293
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Dwarda Downs Country Hideaway

Fully self-contained country farmstay retreat.

08 9885 6063
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Hotham Ridge Winery

4.5 star rammed earth self-contained cottages situated within an organic vineyard. www.hothamridge.com.au

08 9884 1521
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Wandering Brook Estate

Self contained cottages set next to the winery.

08 9884 1064
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Wandering Caravan Park

Caravan and Camping facilities in a picturesque woodland. Walking distance to the town centre.

08 9884 1056
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Williams Shady Acres Caravan Park and Motel

Clean and Comfortable Accommodation with the addition of Powered or Unpowered sites at the Shady Acre Caravan Park.

08 9885 1192
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