Activities to keep you BUSY! Heaps to do for free or even better, be spoilt with a guided tour with three to choose from ranging from $10 to $30 per person*! Their prices are so affordable you could do them all! Guided tours available at Wuddi Cultural Tours, Cambinata Yabbies & Emu Essence! To browse things to do in the Shire of Dumbleyung visit http://www.visitdumbleyungshire.com/attractions * Conditions apply

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Great Value Experiences

Bluebird Replica

24HR OUTDOOR DISPLAY | (08) 9863 4012 | Absolon St, Dumbleyung FREE ENTRY

The Bluebird arrived in Dumbleyung on the eve of the 50th celebrations of Donald Campbell’s World Water Speed achievement in 1964. A huge celebratory event was held with many people, even some of Donald Campbell’s original team members from Barmara in South Australia, where Donald Campbell attempted the record earlier, returning to the town. 

Lake Dumbleyung

Lake Dumbleyung INFORMATION | (08) 9863 4012 | Kersley Drive or Dare Drive Dumbleyung FREE ENTRY

The largest open lake in Western Australia’s southwest at 13km in length, 6.5km wide and may very well be the reason the “Dumbleyung” town name exists - thought to be derived from the Aboriginal word ‘Dambeling’ meaning large lake or sea. For the first time in decades the lake is filling, with skiing, boating, paddle boarding and kayaking already becoming popular attractions. 

Bluebird Interpretive Centre

​ INFORMATIVE DISPLAY | (08) 9863 4012 | 28 Absolon St, Dumbleyung FREE ENTRY

Discover Donald Campbell’s journey, incredible challenges and triumph of accomplishing two world speed records in one year. On December 31st 1964, after recently breaking the world land speed record in Lake Eyre, South Australia, Campbell, broke the world water speed record on Lake Dumbleyung in his jet propelled hydroplane boat, Bluebird. With only hours to spare, Campbell famously achieved two world speed records in one year – a feat that has never been achieved before or since. Browse the informative displays with souvenirs and publications available. Open weekdays, if planning a weekend visit please call to check weekend opening hours as they are subject to change.

Scenic Drive Trail Map

INFORMATION | (08) 9863 4012 ALL YEAR

Scenic Drive Trail Map, Dumbleyung - Moulyinning - Kukerin

Dumbleyung Historical Walk

INFORMATION | (08) 9863 4012 ALL YEAR

Dumbleyung Historial Walk

Wildflowers

INFORMATION | (08) 9863 4012 SEPTEMBER TO OCTOBER

As you journey though the shire keep your eyes open for wildflowers from September to October. Wildflowers can be spotted on roadsides and reserves.

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Wuddi Cultural Tours

TOURS, CULTURAL CENTRE & RETAIL | 0476 646 766 | 22 Harvey St, Dumbleyung 2 HR Tour from $30pp * Minimum 2 people, prices subject to change.

Noongar cultural tours visiting untouched local sites with storytelling, boomerang throwing, how to use a Wandu (bush telephone), damper & jam tastings. We try our best to cater for last minute and same day tour bookings! 

Grant and Anne take groups on custom built tours to experience the local area, connecting sites and the artefacts to the stories of their area and their people accessible in the Wuddi Cultural Tours Bus.

Cambinata Yabbies

TOURS, EVENTS & FOOD | (08) 9864 6054 | Dumbleyung Lake Grace Rd, Kukerin 1 HR Tour from $15pp * Minimum 2 people, prices subject to change.

Their gourmet range, of bottled yabbies, abalone, dukkah, oils & farm fresh honey is a unique taste experience. Offering, farm tours, accommodation, meals and Australiana themed function room facilities, this family business will excite all of your senses! 

Emu Essence

TOURS & RETAIL | (08) 9864 6046 | Kukerin 1 HR Tour from $10pp or $30 per family * Minimum 2 people, prices subject to change.

The Emu Farm is located 11km from Kukerin on Kukerin South Road with Farm tours and emu egg collecting available on request. Visitors are able to view, walk with and feed the emus in their enclosed but natural bush setting as well as tour the incubator and hatcher and collect emu eggs in season. This is a unique experience that can be enjoyed by people of all ages with the opportunity to take photos and enjoy the natural surroundings. Emu products including emu oil, cosmetics, soap and carved and non-carved eggs are available to purchase. Farm tours are run all year round by appointment.

Local Restaurants, Cafe's & Pubs

BOOKINGS ENCOURAGED :)

Are you as hungry as a Pink and Grey Galah? Grab a proper “Aussie Pub Meal” at Kukerin Hotel or the Grande Olde Dumbleyung Inn. For a bit of lunch tucker you can’t fly past takeaways from Dumbleyung Roadhouse with some yummy home-made pies, pizza or chips. Then “Along Came Henry” the CAFÉ at our Community Resource Centre, open weekdays where you can perch, relax, enjoy a coffee and something a little fancy to eat for breakfast and lunch. For a unique dining experience, explore Cambinata Yabbies with steamed yabbies, dipping sauces, salad, home made bread, olive oils and dukkahs. Prefer to cook your own Barbie (BBQ)? Visit the Kukerin General Store or the Dumbleyung General Store for all your grocery pickings. Not hungry anymore but want to try them all, just nest for the night and continue eating your way through the shire tomorrow!

All Local Businesses

BEAUTY, HAIR, SHOPS, ELECTRICAL, PLUMBING, TYRES, ENGINEERING, TRANSPORT, AG SUPPLIES, MECHANICAL, CONSTRUCTION, FREIGHT and more...

Need new tyres or repairs? Electrical, plumbing or gas repairs? Hardware, machinery, parts and service, professional photos or to fill your thermos? OUR SHIRE MAY BE SMALL BUT HAS PLENTY TO OFFER See the full shire business directory

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Email us: sugarshackhc@gmail.com
11 Harvey Street, Dumbleyung WA, 6350
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