Visit Northam

Located just an hour’s drive east of Perth, WA is the picturesque Avon Valley. 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; Northam, Beverley, Chittering, Goomalling, 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 traveller . 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.

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

For your trip to the Avon Valley, why not take the train? With 28 trips from Midland every week stopping in both Toodyay and Northam, the AvonLink is the perfect way to start or end your adventure. Travel in comfort through the picturesque Avon Valley and share your journey with friends and family with the free on-board Wi-Fi. For enquiries, please call TransWA on 1300 662 205 or visit