Things to do at Blue Sky Retreat Cottage - Greenbushes Pool

Things To Do

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Things To Do While Staying at
Blue Sky Retreat Cottage

Things to do within the local area.


Located in the South West Region of Western Australia, Greenbushes is home to the timber and mining town situated between Balingup and Bridgetown.The history of Greenbushes is one to be seen and experienced. The mining industry from here now supplies mineral lithium and tantalum to the world.If your looking for relaxing and doing some sightseeing why not try having a look

Mine Lookout

Scenery is of a birds eyes view of the lithium operation, open daily with wheelchair access. Seating is available on the walkway areas with a gazebo to sit and take it all in.

Greenbushes Cemetery

The final resting place for some of our pioneers, showing the memorial plaque on the history.

Walk Trials

Interactive walks which give you some insight of the development of Greenbushes, from the indigenous heritage to the tin fields and timber industry.

Grenbushes Pool

Situated on the Spring Gully Road be surrounded by the natural body of water in the bushland setting. Take a picnic rug or sit underneath the Gazebo for a BBQ lunch or dinner.

Heritage Park

Located opposite the Greenbushes Discovery Centre.

A perfect spot for sitting and enjoying some peace and tranquility whilst having a bite to eat. Features some historical items of mining with information for other sites. There is art work displayed and benches for seating with quotes written on them.


Medieval Carnival

Join the town of Balingup with the Medieval Carnival. Tastings and sales of plenty with over 100 market stalls, wine and ciders, Camel rides and Clydesdale wagon rides. Commences in the month of August.

Balingup Small Farm Field Day

Showing the small aspects of farming from the land, animals and cooking of fresh local food with natural products.


Blues at Bridgetown

This wonderful weekend of music happens every November and is certainly an event not to be missed. An annual event organised and run by dedicated volunteers showcasing rhythm and blues a wonderful event for all to enjoy.

Or just relax with a book and enjoy some chill out time.

discovery centre - Greenbushes
Ballingup Medieval Festival Annually in August
old jail - Heritage Park Greenbushes
Heritage Park Greenbushes
Things to do at Blue Sky Retreat Cottage - Greenbushes Pool