Spanning a distance of 965km through the Goldfields of Western Australia, the trail provides travellers with a unique insight into the heritage of the region.
Since its launch in 2003, tens of thousands of adventurers from all parts of the globe have embarked upon the Golden Quest Trail. The Trail provides a rewarding exploration of a region that has contributed significantly to the fortunes of Australia as a nation. Indeed, Western Australia’s Goldfields is a region of surprisingly diverse landscapes, of remarkably rich history and heritage, and of memorable experiences for the contemporary traveller.
On behalf of the Board of the Golden Quest Discovery Trail Association Inc., welcome to our territory. It’s no longer an actual ‘wild west’ frontier but it remains a vibrant force in furthering our nation’s well-being.
Explore woodlands and the goldrush past on the Golden Quest Discovery Trail. Complementing the guide book, the new free app provides additional interpretive and regional information.
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Featured attractions along this trail
- Broad Arrow Tavern
- Coolgardie Visitors Centre
- Credo Homestead
- Golden Quest Discovery Trail
- Goldfields Exhibition Museum
- Goongarrie Station
- Kookynie Town
- Kunanulling Hotel
- Lake Ballard
- Leonora Information and Visitors Centre
- Menzies Cemetery
- Mt Morgans
- Niagara Dam
- Rowles Lagoon
- The Great Beyond Visitor Centre and Explorers Hall of Fame
- Grand Hotel Kookynie
- Warden Finnerty’s Residence
- Windarra Lookout