Parry Creek Farm Tourist Resort and Caravan Park

This picturesque resort is situated in the Parry Lagoons Nature Reserve which is Ramsar Wetlands and has quite a reputation for bird watching. With over 200 species living in and around us there are many opportunities for the keen Ornithologist. The Marlgu Billabong with the purpose built bird hide is only 14 km from Parry’s,…

Read More

Boab Trees of the Kimberley Parry Creek Farm Boab Forest

Parry Creek Farm Tourist Resort and Caravan Park is situated in the Parry Lagoons Nature Reserve and is home to a large Boab Tree forest, the Boab is from the family Malauceae, it has a swollen base which resembles a bottle, it is endemic to the Kimberley and Northern Territory Region of Australia. These trees…

Read More

Adansonia Gregorii (Boab Tree)

The upside down tree or Boab Tree is the only native Boab tree in Australia and can be found in the Kimberley, East Kimberley and Northern Territory, they are slow growing and can live up to over 1000 years some of these old trees are in the Wyndham Kununurra area and Parry Creek Farm is situated…

Read More

Wyndham Museum

The Wyndham Museum is located at 1 McPhee Street and is situated in the original 1954 Courthouse, this is in the historical Port Precinct originally known as 1 mile. The Museum has recently had a upgrade, it has 4 exhibition rooms, wheelchair access and a car park. It is located close to the foreshore. The…

Read More

Five Rivers Lookout or the Wyndham Bastion

The lookout is 335m above sea level and gives a spectacular panoramic view over the Cambridge Gulf, you can see where the 5 rivers meet – The Durak, King, Pentacost, Forest and Ord Rivers, the view also takes in the Wyndham Port which has a history of its own.  The Shire of Wyndham East Kimberley…

Read More

Marlgu Billabong Bird Hide Parry Lagoons Nature Reserve Ramsar Wetlands

The bird hide built buy the Department of Parks and Wildlife provides a safe, shady and comfortable place to watch life on a East Kimberley Billabong, it is also wheel chair accessible. The Billabong and Bird hide can be seen from Telegraph hill and is only 15 minutes drive from Parry Creek Farm.  There are…

Read More

Old Halls Creek Road Wyndham WA

The Old Halls Creek Road is approximately 13km of unmaintained track, it was built in about 1894 during the gold rush. It replaced the track from Wyndham to Halls Creek and the pavers that are still visible today on parts of the road were hand laid by convicts. This track is definitely only 4WD but…

Read More

Parry Creek Road Upgrades and Sightseeing along the way

  The recent upgrade of the Parry Creek Road will ensure a comfortable drive to the sights along the way; taking you via Spring Creek,  Mamby Island Boat Ramp, Blackrock Pool, Middle Springs and Valentine Springs, the road also accesses Ivanhoe Crossing a Kimberley Icon (always check with the http://www.swek.wa.gov.au/ if the crossing is open)  and  then…

Read More

The Water Python or Yellow Bellied Python has captured a Magpie Lark!

Water Python (Liasis fuscus) also Known as the Yellow-Bellied Python

The Water Python or Yellow-Bellied Python has captured a Magpie Lark! The pythons are found here in The Kimberely and althought many think they are the Olive Python, the water python’s scales are an iridescent dark grey colour which reflects the colours of the rainbow.     An aboriginal myth tells the story of the…

Read More