Self-Drive trails traversing the red heart of Western Australia

Emu Creek Station

Emu Creek Station

Accomodation Types

  • Camping sites for motor homes, caravans, trailer campers, tents or just swags alongside 2 km long freshwater pool.
  • 4 homestead rooms - 1 x king, 2 doubles, 1 twin.  All but 1 double air-conditioned.
  • 2 cottage rooms - 2 x twins - no air-conditioning.
  • 5 donga rooms, single or twin, all air-conditioned.

Contact: Darryl & Joyce Penny & John Boyle

Tel: 08 9943 0534



Emu Creek Station

Our station is located 22 kilometres down Nyang Road off the North West Coast Highway, Yannarie.

All meals available (with a little notice) in addition to Devonshire teas with fresh scones, cream and home-made jams.

Fly-in, fly-out! 1,200m air-strip ends with short walk to homestead.

During your stay at Emu Creek Station you can enjoy swimming, kayaking, bush-walking, explore the historic shearing shed, bird-watching, mill-run tours and sunset tours.

Emu Creek

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Follow the pathways

The 178-page full colour guidebook paints a colourful picture of the region - its history, nature and its charismatic characters following three self-drive trails through the Gascoyne-Murchison - the Wool Wagon Pathway, Miners Pathway and the Kingsford Smith Mail Run.

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Plan Your Trip

Safety checklist

While the Outback Pathways have opened the heart of the Gascoyne and Murchison to visitors, many areas on the self-drive trails remain remote and warrant extra travel precautions.

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Local Attractions


WildflowersLate July - September
Wildflowers adorn much of the Gascoyne Murchison in spring time after plentiful rains.

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Station Stays

Station StaysApril - October
Outback Australian station stays offer you a unique holiday experience. Friendly hosts welcome you onto their stations and homesteads for a taste of country life in the Aussie Outback.

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Bird lifeAll year round
Waterways are ideal locations to experience the harmonious sounds and colourful sights of hundreds of birds that dwell in the Gascoyne Murchison region.

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AstronomyAll year round
You've never seen the stars shine as brightly as they do in the Gascoyne Murchison.

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GeologyAll year round
You'll experience a unique feeling of timelessness as you travel through country that possesses some of the oldest rocks in the world.

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