Dwellingup

Dwellingup to Collie | Distance: 128km

Realignments & Alternative Routes

  • Murray River bridge crossing

    The new bridge crossing across the Murray River has been open since 2017. Walkers should follow the new alignment which is now clearly marked between Dookanelly Campsite and Harvey-Quindanning Rd and on the current Map 2 – Dwellingup.

    Directions

    The old alignment between Dookanelly Campsite and the destroyed Long Gully Bridge, marked on old (pre-2017) Bibbulmun Track Map 2 - Dwellingup, is permanently closed. Walkers should ensure they have the latest map .

Diversions & Other Impacts

  • Campfire restrictions

    Location: All campsites in this section

    Campfires are permitted at Swamp Oak, Murray and Dookanelly Campsites.

    Campfires are permitted at Possum Springs and Harris Dam campsites between 6pm - 10am only.

    There is a year round campfire ban at Yourdamung Campsites. Walkers should use their fuel stoves.

    On certain days, a total fire ban will be in force where walkers are not permitted to light a fuel stove either. For information about locations of current total fire bans call 1800 709 355 or visit  www.emergency.wa.gov.au/.

    For more information, please contact the Parks and Wildlife Service Mundaring office on (08) 9290 6100 or the Wellington Disctrict office on (08) 9735 1988.

  • Timber harvest diversion

    Location: Between Dwellingup and Swamp Oak campsite

    The Bibbulmun Track is closed for 2.6km due to timber harvesting. A 3.5km diversion is in place.

    Download the map.

    The original route will remain closed until declared safe. For your safety stay on the marked diversion, adhere to and follow all signage and instructions from Parks and Wildlife and forestry staff.

    Walkers should be aware of forestry trucks and other traffic in the area.

    For more information contact either the Forest Products Commission on (08) 9363 4600 or the Parks and Wildlife Service Mundaring office on (08) 9290 6100.