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Golden Pipeline Heritage Trail

Mundaring Weir Rd | Darling Ranges, Mundaring, Western Australia 6073, Australia
+61 8 9321 6088
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An courageous engineering marvel

Over the years we have travelled & visited the entire trail. This trip we visited No 4 pumping... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Darrel J
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Perth, Australia
Great exeperience

Great exeperience, informative, never boring and amazing surroinding. Australia at its best... read more

Reviewed September 5, 2016
pfreight
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Melbourne, Australia
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Follow life-giving water from picturesque Mundaring Weir in the forested Perth Hills, through the open spaces of WA's wheatbelt to Mount Charlotte Reservoir overlooking Kalgoorlie-Boulder, the city built on gold.
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3 weeks ago
“An courageous engineering marvel”
Sep 5, 2016
“Great exeperience”
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Mundaring Weir Rd | Darling Ranges, Mundaring, Western Australia 6073, Australia
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+61 8 9321 6088
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Over the years we have travelled & visited the entire trail. This trip we visited No 4 pumping station at Merredin & No 3 at Cunderdin No 4 is a ruin & fenced off but still worth a quick visit. No 3 is an excellent...More

Thank Darrel J
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Reviewed September 5, 2016

Great exeperience, informative, never boring and amazing surroinding. Australia at its best, well...Western Australia at least!

Thank pfreight
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Reviewed February 18, 2016

Check out the old pump house, browse the history of the dam and pipeline, take a walk over the wall and many of the paths that criss cross the area then have a barbeque or picnic while watching the bird life and Kangaroos that live...More

Thank Joseph B
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Reviewed October 14, 2015

We had seen the series on the building of the Kalgoorlie Pipe Line on TV. How good was it to go into this museum and see first hand the story of a truly fascinating time in our history. The pump house is incredible. Try to...More

Thank Herbie2219
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Reviewed June 7, 2015

Fantastic trail for running (or walking, cycling etc) easy on the legs, scenic and refreshment stops along the way.

1  Thank Graham P
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Reviewed April 8, 2015

History at its best in the heart of Mundaring Weir. The whole area is really lovely especially in Winter, give you the history of C Y O'connor and trial and tribulations of building a Water pipeline 600 odd Kms to the Goldfields - Kalgoorlie

1  Thank Colinmargie
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Reviewed January 28, 2015

WA does tourism so well, as illustrated by this large tourism trail. Well signposted for 70% of sites, informative interp' panels, genuine historical sites chosen and it all links well together

1  Thank Joanna S
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Reviewed February 19, 2014

Only in WA is something like this promoted so heavily! Its a water pipeline! I popped in to a few sites along the Great Eastern Hwy to see if I wasn't just missing why this is a tourist attraction. Obviously I kept missing it and...More

1  Thank Waddler
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Reviewed July 22, 2013

The vast range of wildlife , the birdlife, the many colours of vegetation all along this over 600KM stretch is simply amazing. Well worth the trip!

Thank JackieAus
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Reviewed February 28, 2013

Great historical trip. A great booklet and well signposted . Gives an insight into the difficulties surrounding the building of the pipeline and lives of those invoolved.

Thank Terry J
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