Balingup is surrounded by beautiful parks and forest, abundant in wildflowers in the later half of the year.
Among the most spectacular parks and reserves are:
Racecourse Flora Reserve, situated approximately 2.5 kilometres northwest of Balingup offering a picturesque woodland setting. In Spring, the reserve becomes a blaze of colour, with an amazing abundance and diversity of wildflowers. Each week of spring sees change until early December.
Golden Valley Tree Park, just 3km outside town, was established over 20 years ago and has a unique collectionﾠof the deciduous trees within its 60 hectares, with beautiful and interesting trees from all over the world. There are walk trails and a picnic area.
Balingup Visitor Centre:
Tel: (+61 8) 9764 1818
Balingup Friends of the Forest:
Tel: (08) 97562004