Welcome to Jarrahdale

Jarrahdale is one of the State's oldest settlements, set in the Darling Range and surrounded by peaceful bushland.  The town is only an hour south of Perth and thirty minutes south of Armadale or east of Rockingham.  Come for a walk in the bush, a picnic, a mountain bike ride or just enjoy a coffee in the hills.  There are many ideas on this website, maintained by the Jarrahdale Heritage Society.

The Old Post Office Museum is a good place to start your visit.  There are many interesting research tools in our Museum, collections of family facts and photographs, things to amaze and remind you of our past.  Many of the walks start from this point.  Social events, sporting events and things to keep the children amused..... call in and enjoy our museum run by friendly and helpful volunteers.

Guided Walks Calendar for 2015 - FREE Download

Next Guided Walk...

Sunday 27 September

Start and Return:  Old Post Office Museum 631 Jarrahdale Road.
Start Time: 10:30 am sharp
Registration:  From 10:00 am
Bring:  Sturdy walking shoes, weather protection, hat, trail snack.
Trevor Walley will guide this walk - look at our Jarrah forest with Noongar man who knows lots about bush tucker.
Reminder:  Picking wildflowers is not allowed.

BOOKINGS ARE REQUIRED FOR THIS WALK

Contact: Bernie 040 698 0677

In the Museum...

Open Sundays until Saturday 28 March - then Weekends and Public Holidays
We are very short of volunteers - would you like to help? Contact us

ANZAC :  Tribute to Jarrahdale Community’s contribution.  This exhibition provides very personal and moving memories found in JHS archives.

Contact: Di Henniker on 9525 5161

 

Walks and Parks:

From our History:


Where are we?

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Downloadable PDF Maps - Walks of Jarrahdale


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Old Post Office Museum

Built in 1896, the Old Post Office provides a wealth of information on the attractions of Jarrahdale, its rich history, as well as a range of local crafts at reasonable prices.

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Guided Walks

Our award winning guided walks start at the Old Post Office Museum, 631 Jarrahdale Road, unless stated otherwise. Donations appreciated – funds go towards upkeep of trails, signs etc.

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History of Jarrahdale

In the 1830s, a route was marked and cleared from the Kelmscott region south east to King George Sound, (now Albany) and was to be known in time as the Albany Highway...

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