WA - BALINGUP - FAMOUS FOR ARTS & CRAFTS.Balingup is home to the largest arts and craft centre in the Southern Hemisphere, an award winning winery, antique shops, master craftsman jeweller, tea gardens and lavender farm.
Balingup is a small but vibrant Australian community. Lying on the South West Highway in Western Australia, just 3 hours drive due south of Perth, the area has a population of 1500 people, with 300 people living in the town itself.
There is plenty to do and see in Balingup; awaken to misty mornings, unfolding into crystal clear days, walk the Bibbulmun Track or explore the hidden beauty of the Golden Valley Tree Park.
The orchards of the area provide a mass of blossom in spring and extensive exotic trees give a rich and colourful display in the autumn months.
Or, for something different, dine with the Llamas!
Balingup has a wide range of accommodation available combined with the famous Aussie hospitality, it is little wonder that Balingup is so popular.
These are just a few examples of what is on offer in this extraordinary town and explains why Balingup is such a delightful discovery for Australian and international visitors.