• Trip Outline
  • Trip Includes
Lake Clifton is a part of the Yalgorup National Park and it is of international importance having the rare and unique natural phenomena of the Thrombolites and internationally protected wetlands.  We are extremely lucky to have this area  just a little more than an hour south of Perth.
 
Sebastian your Geologist naturalist guide will share his knowledge about this geological wonder on this 2 hour tour of the Thrombolites and the bordering Tuart woodland along Lake Clifton
 
Besides learning about the amazing geology, there are great bird watching and wildflower opportunities on this tour it is fantastic place to learn about the amazing remnant Tuart bushland that use to cover the  Swan Coastal Plain. 
 
Our two hour is an easy walk to the viewing boardwalk and then a walk through the National Park with a morning or afternoon tea stop along the way. 
 
 

Itineraries

Thrombolite Discovery Tour

2 Hour tour

Meet at the end of Mount John Rd in Lake Clifton at the car park for the Thrombolite viewing platform. Your geologist guide will greet you and give you an overview of where you are before you head to view and learn all about the Thrombolites. After you cover 3.5 billion years of history in a fun an easy to understand way, you will head off under the 20m tall Tuart trees to learn about the natural values of the area. Mid walk we will stop under the shady Peppermint trees for a morning or afternoon tea and will carry on our guided walk taking in the sights and sounds of Yalgorup National Park. Returning back to the car park to conclude your tour.

What your tour includes:

  • Geologist/ Naturalist Tour Guide
  • Morning or Afternoon Tea and snack
  • Water Refills

What to Bring:

  • Hat
  • Sunblock
  • Insect Repellent 
  • Camera
  • Reusable Water Bottle
  • Comfortable walking shoes 
  • Walking pole if desired