Sheoak Trail
  • Length: 2.4km

  • Duration: 0.75hrs

  • Grade: 1

  • Style: Circuit

  • Start: Wildflower Drive

  • End: Wildflower Drive

  • Closest Town:

  • Location: Kondil Park

  • Distance from state capital: 267km

  • State: WA

  • Latitude: -33.973848

  • Longitude: 115.754829

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Sheoak Trail is a 2.4km, grade 1 Circuit hike located in Kondil Park Western Australia. The hike should take approximately 0.75hrs to complete.

Summary

The Sheoak walk is located in the Kondil Park Recreation Area was once milled for timber, most notably from the Casuarina tree, also known as the sheoak. Much of the bushland has recovered, revealing a great diversity of natural vegetation. Late winter and spring is the best time to admire the wildflowers.

The Sheoak walk in Kondil Park Recreation Area is located near the little town of Nannup. Rolling farmlands and patches of native forests surrounds Nannup, making it a very picturesque location for visitors and locals alike. An area of state forest, a few minutes drive out of Nannup, features Kondil Park Recreational Area. The Sheoak walk is a short winding leafy trail going through previously logged bushland featuring stands of jarrah, grass trees and casuarina and a huge range of wildflowers. The trail is gently undulating, suitable for all grades of walkers. During spring, expect to see numerous ground orchids and kangaroo paws. Kangaroos are often sighted and remain relatively close by if you don’t make too much noise. Birds are prolific, especially in spring, so bring the binoculars.

Notes

Start Point: Wildflower Drive, Nannup

End Point: Wildflower Drive, Nannup

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Region: Kondil Park, South West


For more information, a location map and GPS file please visit Trails WA.