A visit to Hampton View Park is also a chance to take in the attractions around Mount Hampton, Southern Cross, Merredin, Hyden and Bruce Rock.
Wildflower Season and Rare Orchids
Western Australia is famous for its extraordinary wildflowers and many of these can be seen at Hampton View during the wildflower season which runs from June to November.
Note the best months to see wildflowers are September and October.
Hampton View Homestead is also home to rare Orchids.
Wave Rock – Rock Formation
We are an hours drive from Wave Rock, Western Australia’s most distinctive rock formation.
Wave Rock is a multi-coloured granite cliff shaped like a big wave, 15 metres high and an impressive 110 metres long.
Visit website: Wave Rock
Yilgarn History Museum in Southern Cross
- A Prospectors Camp
- Prospecting Gear
- Authentic 5-Head Stamp Battery
- Agricultural, Transport & Water Supply Items
- Bottle Collection
- Early Educational Items
- Photos & Citations of Yilgarn Servicemen
Visit website: Yilgarn History Museum
The Crash of the Vultee Vengeance
This is the crash site of a RAAF Vultee Vengeance dive-bomber went missing on a training flight from Pearce near Perth in 1944.
Monument Australia’s Vultee Vengeance Crash site
Holland Track – 4 Wheel Drive Track
The Holland Track was originally built in the gold rush days as a shortcut to the Goldfields. Stretching from Broome Hill to Coolgardie it was re-cut as a 4WD track in 1992.
Local Event Calendar
26 Yilgarn Australia Day
25 Anzac Day
28/29 Hounds and Huskies.
King of the Cross
This is an annual event run by The Southern Cross Motorcycle Club . It is the richest motorcross race in Western Australia with prize money totalling AUD$30,000. The race is held on the first weekend of August at the Richie Kings Memorial Park, Southern Cross South Road, Southern Cross. Riders from all over Australia come to the Southern Cross to compete.
30 Yilgarn Agricultural Show.
27-28 Souther Cross Collectors’ Weekend.
27-28 The Wave Rock WeekenderView Things To Do on the Farm