Living in the Shire of Dardanup
Dardanup townsite is set in lush green cattle country and is the gateway to the scenic Ferguson Valley with its rolling hills, picturesque valleys and see-forever views to the Indian Ocean.
The townsite of Burekup is a small welcoming country town with a local Primary School, busy store and fronts the Perth to Bunbury railway and South West Highway. Burekup is another great entry point to start your visit through the Ferguson Valley.
The townsite of Eaton is one of the fastest growing towns in the Southwest offering a great lifestyle and all the amenities you could want. The new Eaton Fair Shopping Centre is due for completion in November 2014 offering all the residents in the Dardanup Shire modern and convenient shopping.
Ferguson Valley has something for everyone, with excellent health, education and recreational facilities; it's the ideal place to live, work and play.
There are a multitude of activities from freshwater fishing in quiet rock pools and pristine rivers, swimming, camping to heritage walk trails or just enjoying the view on a scenic drive.
The Ferguson Valley Marketing & Promotions Inc (FVMP) is a not-for-profit Incorporated Association dedicated to promoting the business, lifestyle & visitor opportunities within the Shire of Dardanup in Australia's South West Region.
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Dardanup Art Spectacular - 15 - 17th May 2015
The weekend of 15th – 17th May is set to be an exciting weekend of art and exploration of the Ferguson Valley region in the Shire of Dardanup. This annual exhibition of work by local and outside artists will be held all weekend in the Dardanup Town Hall. Local galleries will open their doors all weekend, showcasing art and craft from artists of the region.
Plan a weekend of travel through the district and visit local galleries and exhibitions. Meet the interesting locals and view their fine work. Enjoy the wines and foods offered by local venues.
A list of galleries will be included in a brochure (in production) along with a map of the district. All venues will be open from 10am – 5pm.
Over $4000 total prize pool money to be won. Fill out the Entry Form and send to email@example.com for your chance to be involved in this fantastic event. Visit the website for more information www.dardanupartspectacular.com.au.
Peppermint Lane Lodge - "Follies on the Ferguson"
The Peppermint Lane Lodge "Follies on the Ferguson" Sculpture Trail, heralds our participation for the first time in the showcase of arts based initiatives which comprise the Dardanup Arts Spectacular. This very popular annual event takes place on the weekend of 15-17 May 2015.
"Follies on the Ferguson" will become an annual event presented in conjunction with the Dardanup Arts Spectacular each year; open by appointment and at other advertised times throughout the year. Read More......
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