Great Country Drive Information
The Great Country Drive is a breathtaking drive looping around the scenic countryside surrounding Esperance. Discover picturesque lakes, rugged bushland, and local culinary delights along this popular drive trail. Stop at the stunning Lake Monjingup for a picnic lunch before exploring some of the nature reserve on foot. Bird watchers will be captivated by the large number of birds inhabiting the area.
Continue your drive through the countryside stopping at wineries, olive farms, the Yabby farm and the Helms Arboretum.
The Great Country Drive takes around 90 minutes to do, depending how much time you take to explore the magnificent surroundings and attractions along the way.
The beautiful coastal town of Esperance is renowned for its rich natural assets. You can get there on a two hour flight from Perth, or take the eight hour drive south to allow you to stop off and enjoy all of the other wonderful things to see and do in the bottom half of Western Australia.
Kepa Kurl Aboriginal Art..
Kepa Kurl Aboriginal Art Gallery and Gift Shop is located in Esperance's Museum Village in one of..Esperance Municipal Museum
The Esperance Municipal Museum houses a unique collection of memorabilia dating back to the 1800s...Lake Monjingup
Lake Monjingup is ideal for a picnic, great walks including a board walk on the Lake, bird watching..Dempster Homestead
Home of the most famous of Esperance's pioneer families. The house is not open to the public, but..Great Ocean Pathway
The Great Ocean Pathway meanders around the spectacular coastline of Esperance, on the south coast..Tanker Jetty
The Tanker Jetty is conveniently located on the town foreshore in the heart of Esperance. Try your..Tommy Windich's Grave
Situated in the Port Authority Park on Wireless Hill is the grave of John Forrest's Aboriginal..Rotary Lookout Esperance
The Rotary Lookout in Esperance is located high on a granite outcrop, and offers expansive views of..The Great Ocean Drive
The Great Ocean Drive is a 38 kilometre circular loop drive taking in some of the most beautiful..Helms Arboretum
The Helms Arboretum is located approximately 17 kilometres north of Esperance on the Coolgardie..