EXPLORING WAVE ROCK
Enjoy a four-hour scenic drive from Perth admiring the greenery of picturesque rolling farmlands to wide vistas of wheat and canola fields to the Wheatbelt town of Hyden.
One of Australia’s biggest waves is also the furthest from any ocean. Over 2,700 million years in the making, Wave Rock rises 15 metres above the outback plain. This 110-metre long multi-coloured granite cliff is shaped remarkably like a huge wave that is about to crash, making it a popular photo spot among tourists.
Pose on the rock face and “surf” the giant wave or see it from a different perspective by walking along the trails around the base and over the top. After the winter rains, be mesmerised by a sea of dazzling colour as Western Australian wildflowers bloom in their billions.
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