Big Brook Retreat



Pemberton is located 326 kilometres south of Perth in the southwest corner of Western Australia.

The quaint, former timber town is now referred to as the ‘Food Bowl’ of the South West. Nature’s Pantry awaits you as you trawl through farmers markets, gather fresh roadside stall produce or join in a truffle hunt. Why not try your hand at catching your very own trout or some marron? Visit nearby wineries, a cidery or even a distillery.

Experience diverse national parks and stunning waterfalls or take a guided 4 wheel drive tour to the D’Entrecasteaux National Park to view the awe inspiring Yeagarup Dunes rising metres above the surrounding Karri forest.

Other adventure activities on offer include the world-renowned Munda Biddi Cycle Trail, the Bibbulmun Walk Track or try climbing Pemberton’s famous Gloucester Tree or the Bicentenial Tree which reaches 65 metres into the forest canopy and is the highest treetop lookout in the world!

Pemberton is both an attractive and affordable holiday destination making it the ideal location for your next escape.


One of Australia’s newest wine producers, the small Pemberton Wine Region has already established a renowned reputation.

Pemberton Discovery Tours. The best is OFF the Highway!

Donnelly River cruises is an award-winning experience not to be missed.

The Pemberton Tramway Company operates as a tourist railway taking visitors through deep forests and picturesque countryside.

Pemberton is an awesome place for mountain biking as well as road riding.

The Southern Forests region is known for it's biodiversity with more than 2500 species of plants.

Experience the wonders of virgin forests, clear rivers and streams, wilderness lakes and inlets.

Big Brook Dam is one of the attractions on the Karri Forest Explorer Drive that has something for everyone.

The Gloucester Tree in the Gloucester National Park is only 2kms from the Post Office in Pemberton.

The cool, misty understorey of the towering karris houses an enchanting world of mosses and ferns complete with its own waterfall.

An artisan chocolate maker and café, 5 minutes from Pemberton.

Raise your glass! Pinot Picnic is a four-day celebration of extraordinary events showcasing premium local Pinot and produce.