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Gidgegannup is a rural neighbour of the Swan Valley, made up of beautiful native bushland, oodles of fresh air and quiet country charm. The name of the area has Noongar origins, meaning “the place where spears are made”. The Indigenous people of the area called it Gidjeejarnup, which later developed into its current name by the influence of white settlers. 

Visitor Information

The award-winning Swan Valley Visitor Centre and our friendly staff will help you get the most out of your Gidgegannup sojourn. We’ve been voted the best Visitor Centre in the state at the 2019 Perth Airport WA Tourism Awards AND we scooped gold as the best Visitor Centre in Australia at the prestigious QANTAS Australian Tourism Awards. We’d like to think these plaudits have a lot to do with our wide knowledge and helpful hints. 

Places to visit in Gidgegannup

Gidgegannup has some of the most beautiful natural walking trails and national parks around, so get your hiking gear ready. Berry Reserve, Noble Falls and Walyunga  show off the area’s beautiful natural fauna and flora and provide seriously breathtaking views of Perth and the metropolitan area.

Events in Gidgegannup

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