Backpacking York

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    GREAT PLACE TO GO FOR A BALLOON RIDE OVER THE PICTURESQUE AVON VALLEY: Photo courtesy of Tourism Western Australia
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    IF YOU LIKE A LITTLE MORE ADRENALINE, YOU COULD GO SKYDIVING: Photo courtesy of Tourism Western Australia
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    ADMIRE THE MANY LOVELY RESTORED HERITAGE BUILDINGS: Photo courtesy of Tourism Western Australia
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York Highlights

  • Admire the many lovely restored heritage buildings that reflect the quaint charm and character of the town.

  • Visit the York Motor Museum, which is recognised as one of the finest private collections of veteran, vintage, classic and racing cars in Australia.

  • Take a balloon ride, or go skydiving over the picturesque Avon Valley.

About York

Population 2,100

Located on the banks of the Avon River, this small historic town was the first inland settlement in Western Australia and because of this, has many lovely restored heritage buildings that reflect the quaint charm and character of the town.

While you are here you could visit the York Motor Museum, which is recognised as one of the finest private collections of veteran, vintage, classic and racing cars in Australia.

The town has also become a place for certain adventure and adrenaline activities, such as taking a balloon ride, or going skydiving over the picturesque Avon Valley.

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York Visitor Information Centre

81 Avon Terrace
York, Western Australia
Phone (08) 9641 1301
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