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Central Greenough

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A trip back in time

Central Greenough is an historic town 380 km north of Perth, it consists of 11 main buildings some... read more

Reviewed November 5, 2018
creaturecomforts2015
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Truganina, Australia
Central Greenough Historic Settlement

Greenough is located approximately 25km south of Geraldton WA. Greenough developed in the mid... read more

Reviewed September 25, 2018
robertrA9626OM
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Melbourne, Australia
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Central Greenough provides an example of colonial expansion in the mid nineteenth century. Located approximately 25 km south of Geraldton and 380 km north of Perth, the Greenough Flats form the flood plain of the river system close to the mouth of...more
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Brand Hwy | Near Geraldton, Greenough, Western Australia 6532, Australia
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Reviewed November 5, 2018

Central Greenough is an historic town 380 km north of Perth, it consists of 11 main buildings some dating back to the mid 1800's. The original general store is the entry point and is also a museum, there is a modern extension on the back...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank creaturecomforts2015
Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

Greenough is located approximately 25km south of Geraldton WA. Greenough developed in the mid 1800's becoming a thriving agricultural area. The historic settlement is a collection of the remaining buildings from yesteryear. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank robertrA9626OM
Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

This little village managed by the National Trust is well worth visiting. Frozen in time from the mid 1800s, it has houses, village halls, churches, schools and a convent that are all open for inspection. There is a video in the community hall that gives...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Calliope121
Reviewed August 8, 2018

There are places with an insight into Australian past with lots more buildings and implements etc - what makes this site so good is that it was the town and so much was still in use to fairly recent. The churches are still used today!...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed April 28, 2018

Don't know how I missed finding out about this place when I was researching for our holiday. We saw a "turn-off" and came to the area. Unfortunately we hadn't planned for enough time to do a tour of the lovely old buildings, etc. We did...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Jeanette M
Reviewed January 7, 2018

Well worth the stop off to walk around the small community that once was. A look back at yesteryear and a great way to imagine life as it was in regional Australia. Buildings look gorgeous and are easy to navigate. Precinct is well maintained.

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed December 28, 2017 via mobile

Unplanned drop in and so glad we decided at the last minute to check it out. It was a lovely place and very interesting. I have taken some lovely photos

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Kerrie P
nationaltrustwa, Public Relations Manager at Central Greenough, responded to this reviewResponded January 2, 2018

Thank you for your review of Greenough. Sometimes those spur of the moment decisions can be very rewarding. Very pleased this was the case for you for your visit to Greenough. Kind regards, Anne

Reviewed September 29, 2017 via mobile

Stopped for coffee. Wish we had more time to roam the buildings Great food and coffee at great prices. Interesting gift shop. Would definitely allow for a couple of hours here if I get a chance

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Sandyh642
Reviewed August 15, 2017

We, like 99.99% of all the main road traffic, thundered past this place several times during a trip North before setting aside a couple of hours to explore. It was fascinating. This is a preserved rural village complete with school, jail, town hall, churches (still...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Kiwi_rua
Reviewed August 11, 2017

Just up from the Visitor Centre this little hamlet has been restored to give visitors an idea of life back in the Mid 19th century. A modest fee is charged for a guided tour. The church is a beautiful one and has been the scene...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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