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Welcome to the Shire of Yalgoo: Your Gateway to Outback Adventure


The Shire of Yalgoo, an expansive area nestled in the heart of outback Western Australia, offers a treasure trove of adventures for intrepid explorers. This region is a haven for those who crave the rugged beauty and unspoiled landscapes of Australia's vast outback. Whether you’re an experienced adventurer or a curious traveler, Yalgoo promises an unforgettable experience.


Experience the Authentic Outback

Yalgoo is renowned for its pastoral leases that provide unique station stay experiences. These stays offer a rare glimpse into the life on a working outback station, allowing visitors to immerse themselves in the daily rhythms of pastoral life. It’s an opportunity to enjoy the serene beauty of the outback, complete with its wide-open spaces and clear, star-filled night skies.


Explore the Karara Rangelands

Within the boundaries of the Shire of Yalgoo lies the vast expanse of the Karara Rangelands, managed by the Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions (DBCA). This area is a paradise for 4WD enthusiasts, offering endless tracks and trails that wind through some spectacular landscapes. Whether you’re navigating rugged terrain or simply enjoying a scenic drive, the Karara Rangelands provide an exhilarating backdrop for your adventures.


About Track Care WA

At the heart of preserving and enhancing the outback experience in Yalgoo is Track Care WA. This not-for-profit organisation has been dedicated to maintaining and improving access to remote areas since 1995. Their work ensures that the beauty and cultural significance of these sites are preserved for future generations.


Partnering for Preservation

Track Care WA collaborates closely with the DBCA, pastoralists, and land managers to safeguard the natural and cultural heritage of the region. Their efforts include:

  • Preserving Historic and Cultural Sites: Track Care WA undertakes projects that protect sites of historical and cultural importance, ensuring they remain accessible and intact. See how Track Care WA worked with DBCA to preserve the historic homestead and shearers quarters at Warriedar Station to provide short-term accommodation for visitors to the Karara Rangelands.
  • Educational Outreach: By educating off-road users about responsible practices, Track Care WA helps to minimize the environmental impact of 4WD adventures and promotes sustainable use of these pristine areas.
  • Community Projects: Members of Track Care WA venture into remote locations to undertake various projects that benefit the entire community. These initiatives help maintain trails, improve facilities, and ensure that the outback remains a welcoming place for all.


Join the Adventure

For those seeking a true outback adventure, the Shire of Yalgoo and the efforts of Track Care WA offer an unparalleled experience. Whether you’re drawn by the promise of rugged landscapes, the allure of historical sites, or the chance to contribute to preserving this unique environment, Yalgoo invites you to embark on a journey of discovery.


Plan your visit today and become part of the legacy of exploration and preservation in the Shire of Yalgoo. Your adventure awaits!

If you wish to find out more information go to:

http://trackcare.com.au/ or http://www.wa4wda.com.au/


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