Granite and Woodlands Discovery Trail

Stretching 300km between Hyden and Norseman, the Granite and Woodlands Discovery Trail features sixteen interpretive sites, the majority of which contain walking trails, picnic areas and sightseeing to enjoy. The road is unsealed and gravel but still suitable for all types of vehicles provided you drive to conditions. Points of interest along the trail include;

  • The Gemfields: Fossick for Agate and Opalite in this area of land donated to the Shire, only 10.4km from Norseman along Mort Harslett Drive.
  • Wave Rock: Situated 5km from Hyden this interesting site features a curved-like rock imitating a wave, a “coastal” view in the outback.
  • The Breakaways: A popular free camping area with toilets on site. This site is extremely serene during wildflower season, take the opportunity to camp under the stars and amongst an array of colours.

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This trail is part of 'Australia's Golden Outback' Road Trip Country guide, featuring 21 different road trips across the region.

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