Explore our Region

WHERE THE MURRAY FLOWS

Just an hour's drive south from Western Australia's capital city Perth, the vibrant town of Pinjarra lies at the heart of the Murray Region; the gateway to a cultural hot spot and aquatic playground on the Murray River.  Here,  life on the water courses through the veins of our community.  Our origins are rich in heritage stories, and yet we are a vibrant, youthful destination brimming with energy.  We can't wait to welcome you! 
 

OUR CREATIVE BEAT

Tantalise the tastebuds with fresh local produce from the award winning Jarra Infusion, or the iconic Edenvale Tea Rooms or pack a picnic rug and relax with friends and family and enjoy the river foreshore, new town square or Cantwell Park, a much loved destination playground for families within the region.  Meet the passionate local makers and artisans at the Old Court House or join one of the creative workshops within the State Heritage listed Edenvale Precinct.

RESPECTING OUR PAST

Pinjarra was established in 1834 as one of the first colonial settlements in Western Australia.  However, this is, always was and always will be Bindjareb Nyungar country;  a proud people with a commitment to keeping culture alive through art and awareness.  We honour our yesterdays for all cultures that enables us to celebrate life in Pinjarra today.
 
 

WATER IS OUR LIFEBLOOD

The nearby riverside destinations of Ravenswood and Yunderup and local iconic pubs, including the Ravenswood Hotel, provide the perfect opportunity to enjoy the beautiful aquatic playground of the Murray River, offering endless fun in and on the water.  Pinjarra and its surrounding areas are an incredibly vibrant part of WA and a great place to explore, relax, and immerse yourself in all the experiences on offer.
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OUR CREATIVE BEAT

Tantalise the tastebuds with fresh local produce from the award winning Jarra Infusion, or the iconic Edenvale Tea Rooms or pack a picnic rug and relax with friends and family and enjoy the river foreshore, new town square or Cantwell Park, a much loved destination playground for families within the region.  Meet the passionate local makers and artisans at the Old Court House or join one of the creative workshops within the State Heritage listed Edenvale Precinct.
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RESPECTING OUR PAST

Pinjarra was established in 1834 as one of the first colonial settlements in Western Australia.  However, this is, always was and always will be Bindjareb Nyungar country;  a proud people with a commitment to keeping culture alive through art and awareness.  We honour our yesterdays for all cultures that enables us to celebrate life in Pinjarra today.
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WATER IS OUR LIFEBLOOD

The nearby riverside destinations of Ravenswood and Yunderup and local iconic pubs, including the Ravenswood Hotel, provide the perfect opportunity to enjoy the beautiful aquatic playground of the Murray River, offering endless fun in and on the water.  Pinjarra and its surrounding areas are an incredibly vibrant part of WA and a great place to explore, relax, and immerse yourself in all the experiences on offer.

EXPLORE THE MURRAY RIVER REGION

Discover our country towns & districts; each with their own personalities and unique experiences to fill endless days of adventure.

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Everything you need to know to find our beautiful destination on the banks of the Murray River.

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Eat Well

The adventure centre of the Murray Region is a heritage timber town recognised as a national trails hub.

Discover Dwellingup

Rest Up

Adventure Central in the heart of the forest. Enjoy camping, trails and kayaking.

Choose Your Adventure

Marrinup

A piece of WA's amazing history hidden in the heart of the forest.

Walk In History

WA’s largest regional city is less than 30 minutes drive from Pinjarra.

Explore Mandurah

Eat Well

On the banks of the Murray River, Yunderup is known for its relaxing, riverside dining.

Discover Yunderup

Meet The Locals

Top 6 Things to Do in Pinjarra

Pinjarra is a place with a relaxed vibe, a connected community and big ideas! For those wanting to escape the city life and explore our backyard, here is our top six things to do in and around Pinjarra!
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1. Get lost in the Edenvale Heritage Precinct

Home to historic and culturally significant buildings, the Precinct is remnant of a nineteenth-century rural village retaining its character of heritage architecture, homestead gardens, timber fences and barns. Home to the Edenvale                                                Heritage Tea Rooms, get your cultural fix visiting the Liveringa                                        Art Gallery, its arts and crafts concept store and Roger May                                          Machinery Museum.

2. Walk the Heritage Trail

Grab a take-away coffee from one of our friendly cafes and get your steps up with this self-guided tour where you will learn about the history of Pinjarra. The tour kicks off from the Edenvale Heritage Precinct and ends at the Murray River.


3. Trailblaze in Dwellingup

Only 20 minutes away by car, adventure awaits you. Where the trails meet, Dwellingup has an abundance of nature inspired experiences and unique offerings that suit adventurers of all ages.


4. Shop like a local

Strolling down the main street of Pinjarra, you are a world away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Be greeted by a traditional country main street with welcoming quirky cafes, unexpected high end fashion, secret antiques, beautiful homewares and a                                              shady town square.


5. Day at the races

Who doesn’t love a good excuse to dress up? Or maybe you prefer a casual punt accompanied by a cold beer? Whichever you prefer, a day the Pinjarra Races will not disappoint. Keep up to date with upcoming events: https://www.pinjarrapark.com.au/


WHAT's ON

When adventure is at the heart of our region's experience you can be assured that our events calendar is anything but average. Check out what's on this month.

Any time is a great time to visit!

There's an adventure for everyone right across the Murray Region, anytime of year.  Check out these great tips to inspire your fun-filled short break in our neck of the woods.