Top things to do in Walpole & Nornalup

Top Choice Nature Reserve in Walpole & Nornalup

Valley of the Giants

In the Valley of the Giants, the spectacular Tree Top Walk consists of a 600m-long ramp rising from the valley, allowing visitors access high into the canopy of the giant tingle trees. At its highest point, the ramp…
National Park in Walpole & Nornalup

Walpole-Nornalup National Park

Giant trees include red, yellow and Rate's tingles (all types of eucalypt, or gum, trees). Good walking tracks include a section of the Bibbulmun Track, which passes through Walpole to Coalmine Beach. Scenic drives …
Bistro in Walpole & Nornalup


This light, sunny bar and cafe soundtracked with cool jazz and enlivened by colourful local art serves playful, globally inspired dishes. There's a concise selection of local Great Southern wines available, and the …
Gallery in Walpole & Nornalup

Petrichor Gallery

Showcasing up to eight annual exhibitions by regional artists and those further afield, this gallery also sells a good selection of locally made native hardwood crafts, watercolours, glass art, jewellery, sculpture …
Landmark in Walpole & Nornalup

Conspicuous Cliffs

Midway between Nornalup and Peaceful Bay, Conspicuous Cliffs is a good spot for whale-watching from July to November. It features a hilltop lookout and a steepish 800m walk to the beach.
Coffee in Walpole & Nornalup

Four Sisters Cafe

Come to this petrol station cafe for good coffee and muffins against a backdrop of stunning Aboriginal art.
Cafe in Walpole & Nornalup

Thurlby Herb Farm

Thurlby offers light lunches and cakes accompanied by fresh-picked herbal teas, as well as other herb-based products including soap and aromatherapy treatments. It's north of Walpole on the way to Mt Frankland Natio…
Cafe in Walpole & Nornalup

Top Deck Cafe

Off Walpole's main road, Top Deck kicks off with breakfast, and graduates to dinner options, including spinach-and-feta pie and a daily curry special.