Riverside Sanctuary

This Weeks Episode of Home in WA

Fleur Porter



(08) 9936 1021

(08) 9936 1021

0402 112 155

442 Coolcalalya Road
Ajana WA 6532

Riverside Sanctuary would have to be one of the most perfect ways to escape the hustle and bustle, an ideal home away from your home in WA!

About a 6 hour drive from Perth, 110km’s North of Geraldton and 80km’s from Kalbarri, Riverside Sanctuary offers a unique bush escape experience close to a beautiful and protected section of the Murchison River.
Offering a selection of quality farmstay accommodation Riverside is a fully operational farming property and much time has been invested into rehabilitating and protecting the natural landscape to create a holiday experience that is peaceful and unique.

There are various accommodation options including Uncle John’s cabin or the brightly renovated Nanna’s House which can sleep up to 10 people. You can get the real farm hand experience and shack up in the shearing quarters or you can pitch a tent and enjoy full kitchen and ablution facilities.

Riverside Sanctuary has something for everyone, just a few weeks ago they had 120 cyclists staying; they cater to school groups, are ideal for families and provide the perfect backdrop for a romantic bush escape! Set on over 30,000 acres with 14km of the Murchison River winding though the property, Riverside Sanctuary certainly offers a lot to explore. There are a number of tours on offer which can be tailored to suit your interests, from bird watching to experiencing the day to day workings of broad acre farming, exploring local indigenous history or even night tours. All activities for guests have a focus on enhancing appreciation for, and sustaining, the natural environment.

Nature is the star attraction at Riverside Sanctuary and the Porter family who have been have been farming the property since 1927 have done much over the years to rehabilitate the land, winning numerous awards for their efforts. Due to their work rehabilitating the remnant bush and other degraded areas Riverside Sanctuary has grown to become the ideal bush retreat that it is today.

With genuine country hospitality and a fantastic opportunity to experience the wonders of nature, Riverside Santuary offers a true West Aussie bush experience.

So the invitation is open, Riverside Sanctuary is a great place for you to escape and unwind!