About the Town

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Located in the grazing area 84km north of Perth via the Brand Highway, Gingin is a popular point of call for travellers on day trips from Perth and those heading north. Hobby and recreation type farms are increasing in numbers, with horticultural enteprises becoming popular. Most sporting facilties are available including a large recreation centre and a swimming pool. 

Popular evetns include;

  • Gingin Horticultural Expo - 3rd Saturday April every year
  • British Car Club Day - 3rd Sunday in May every year

 Things to do

There are many things to do in the town;

  • Visit Granville Scenic Pool - a popular tourist rest spot
  • View the Gingin Pioneer Pavilion - a symbol of Gingin's heritage
  • Gingin Cemetary - You can't miss this
  • Jim Gordon VC Trail - contact the Gingin Shire prior to commencing this trail
  • Gingin Walkabout Trail - contact the Gingin Shire prior to commencing this trail

 Iluka Aquatic Centre

  • Opening times: Usually Novemeber to May
  • Open everyday 12pm noon - 7pm except Thurs - Closed
  • NOTE: The pool does open on Thursday's during school holidays 
  • The pool will close at 6pm if the weather is cold and patronage is low. Admission is $3.50 for an adult.