Ballooning over the Avon Valley, WA ©  Tourism Western Australia

Ultimate Avon Valley family weekender 

Ultimate Avon Valley family weekender

PUBLIC Silo Trail, Northam, WA © Bewley Shaylor, 2015

PUBLIC Silo Trail, Northam, Western Australia © Bewley Shaylor, 2015

Sky high

For a different viewpoint of Northam’s silos, take to the skies on one of Windward Balloon Adventures’ hot air balloon rides. Even if heights aren’t for you, a sky full of colourful balloons set against Northam’s bright yellow canola fields is an unforgettable springtime kaleidoscope.

Butterly House, Toodyay, WA © Tourism Western Australia

Butterly House, Toodyay, Western Australia © Tourism Western Australia

When to go

Wildflower season sees Toodyay in full bloom from September to November.

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