Pioneer Heritage Challenge

Pioneer Heritage

Beverley - History

About Beverley

Beverley Tourist Office - Officially founded in 1838, Beverley is one of Western Australia’s oldest settlements.

Beverley Cemetery

The Aboriginal tracker, Billy Noongale, who accompanied the explorer John Forrest on his trek from Perth to Adelaide in 1870, is buried here.

Ferguson Vintage Collection

An amazing huge collection of farm and mining machinery, jump-stump plough, vehicle registration plates, household appliances, and more. Open most weekends or by appointment. 22 Hunt Road, Beverley.

Lonely Grave

A single grave beside the main road out of Beverley; one among many Lonely Graves in Western Australia

Lorraine's Burial Records

A complete list of the burials in the Beverley General Cemetery.

Noongar Knowledge

The SW Aboriginal Land and Sea Council's web site covers culture, country, people, history, a glossary of terms, education and leadership. Highly recommended.The aim of the Kaartdijin website is to share the richness of our knowledge, culture and history.

Some Beverley Pioneer Lives

These thumbnail histories of Beverley Pioneers in the Beverley Cemetery have been provided by the Beverley Dead Finish Museum. Please click on Website to make use of them in the Pioneer Challenge.

Beverley - Events

Beverley Show Day

Held in the third week-end in August each year.

Beverley Tourist Office Web

Beverley Tourist Office - Art (Easter), Tennis (Easter), Cycling Heroic, Triathlon, Agricultural Show (Aug), Tractor Pull, Rose Show (Oct), CWA Market (1st w/e ea month).

Beverley - Accommodation

AIrbnb

Airbnb places to stay in Beverley and surrounding wider area.

At Hotel Beverley

Spacious and charmingly furnished, Hotel Beverley offers 15 rooms for short or long term stays. Quality food restaurant with one of the best chefs in the wheatbelt. Comfortable and recommended.

BnB and Farmstays

Beverley Tourist Office - BnB and Farmstays - Avondale Farm Cottages - Beverley Bed and Breakfast - Lavendale Farmstay & Cottages.

Caravans and Camping

Beverley Tourist Office - Caravans and Camping - Beverley Caravan Park - RV Friendly - Free 48 hr stopover.

Hotels

Beverley Tourist Office - Hotels - Freemason Tavern - Hotel Beverley.

Beverley - Food

At Hotel Beverley

Spacious and charmingly furnished, Hotel Beverley offers 15 rooms for short or long term stays. Quality food restaurant with one of the best chefs in the wheatbelt. Comfortable and recommended.

Beverley Tourist Web Site

Food - Beverley Hotel, Country Kitchen, Freemason's Hotel. Beverley Country Kitchen prides themselves on giving customers quality food. The Bakehouse Café is popular.

Beverley - Places

A Town Full of Surprises

Gemma Nisbet, travel photojournalist, West Travel Club and The West Australian - Beautiful pictures and delightful descriptions of Beverley, its surroundings and its history.

Natural Attractions

Beverley Tourist Office - Avon River, Nature Reserves, County Peak, Yenyenning Lakes.

Beverley - Museums/Art

Arts

Beverley Tourist Office -Beverley Station Art Gallery, East End Gallery, Murals, Farm Machinery Museum.

Beverley Station Gallery

Beverley Station Gallery and Platform Theatre is a multi-purpose cultural precinct in the centre of Beverley adjacent to the railway.

Dead Finish Museum

Operated by the Beverley Historical Society, this museum will give you a fascinating insight into the early days of settlement in Beverley and has a lovely garden featuring sandalwood. Open March to November Sundays 11am to 3pm.

East End Gallery

A vibrant gallery supporting local and other artists, with most works for sale. Well worth a visit.

History

Beverley Tourist Office Silver Century Bi-plane, Aeronautical Museum, Avondale Agricultural Museum, Dead Finish Museum.

Beverley - Activities

Birds of the Avon River Basin

This pdf has detailed descriptions for identifications, calls and behaviours of 188 species regularly found and seen in the Avon River Basin. It also includes a comprehensive checklist of all 224 recorded species.

Gliding

Beverley Tourist Office - Gliding

Sport

Beverley Tourist Office - Bowling, Golf, Horses, Netball, Tennis.

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