The picturesque Avon Valley is located just an hours drive east of Perth.  A colourful patchwork of gently rolling hills and winding streams set the backdrop for peaceful drives and countryside getaways. The Avon Valley is a perfect destination for a day trip from Perth or for a weekend getaway in WA.

Stretching from Beverley in the south to New Norcia and Victoria Plains in the North, the Avon Valley region boasts seven intriguing localities for you to explore; Beverley, Chittering, Goomalling, Northam, Toodyay, York, New Norcia and Victoria Plains.

A unique contrast of old and new the Avon Valley offers a wide variety of experiences for the discerning traveler. Whether you are tempted by an adventure holiday, a romantic weekend, a family getaway or the chance to explore some of the Avon Valley’s rich history, the Avon Valley is the place to be as you discover a new holiday experience close to Perth in WA.

From horse racing, sky diving, hot air ballooning, motor bike riding and paragliding, there is plenty to do for the thrill seekers. For those looking for a more restful holiday the Avon Valley offers bush walking, wildflower and bird spotting and many peaceful spots to read, rest and relax.  This website provided by Avon Tourism Inc. contains everything you need to plan your trip to the Avon Valley in WA including accommodation, food and wine, things to do and information on local news, history and events. Find Avon Valley local businesses, services and local attractions all right here on

You might like to plan your next holiday by taking a look at Farmstay West which forms a part of the Western Tourist Radio and is designed to assist people in planning their WA holiday by linking a community of local tourism businesses.