Moore River National Park

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Moore River National Park
Western Australia
IUCN category II (national park)
Banksia heathland MRNP 29-IX-2007.jpeg
Moore River National Park is located in Western Australia
Moore River National Park
Moore River National Park
Nearest town or city Regans Ford
Coordinates 31°05′12″S 115°38′47″E / 31.08667°S 115.64639°E / -31.08667; 115.64639Coordinates: 31°05′12″S 115°38′47″E / 31.08667°S 115.64639°E / -31.08667; 115.64639
Established 1969[1]
Area 172.54 km2 (66.6 sq mi)[2]
Managing authorities Department of Parks and Wildlife
Website Moore River National Park
See also List of protected areas of
Western Australia

Moore River National Park is a national park in the Wheatbelt region of Western Australia, 95 km north of Perth. The Moore River runs through the park on its way to the Indian Ocean where the township of Guilderton is situated.

The park is situated west of the Brand Highway near Regans Ford and consists of mainly banksia heathland. There are no facilities in the park.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "History of Conservation of the South West of Western Australia" (PDF). 2008. Retrieved 23 October 2010. 
  2. ^ "Department of Environment and Conservation 2009–2010 Annual Report". Department of Environment and Conservation. 2010: 48. ISSN 1835-114X.