Outback Bloom

Mullewa Wildflower Show

Featuring a display of hundreds of identified and labelled species, the Wildflower Show celebrates the unique biodiversity of the Mullewa area. Morning, afternoon tea & light lunches available to purchase. The Wildflower Show at the Mullewa Town Hall is open daily during Outback Bloom from 9:00am – 4:00pm, closing early on Sunday at 2:00pm. $5 admission, children under 12 FREE!

Guided Wildflower Walks

Keen to learn more about Mullewa’s wildflowers? Our guides will be hosting walks along the Mullewa Bushland Trail or Wildflower Walk. Please note our guides are volunteers – Glenda and Murray are keen wildflower watchers, but not botanists!
Walk trails have uneven ground. Wear appropriate footwear, a hat and bring a water bottle. $5 per person. Bookings essential.

Official Opening of Outback Bloom

Join us to officially open Outback Bloom – Mullewa’s Wildflower Festival with Welcome to Country and speeches. 10:00am on Thursday 22nd August in the Wildflower Show at the Mullewa Town Hall. $5 admission, no booking required. 

Bush Tucker Yarns

Listen to Wendy Merry talk about the different bush tucker and medicine plants used by First Nations People in Mullewa. 

Thursday 22nd of August from 3:00pm – 4:00pm in the Marquee. FREE, no booking required.

Paint & Sip Workshop

Come and paint a beautiful pink everlasting with Hayley Savage from Geraldton’s Sunflower Studio. This piece is acrylic on a 12×16 inch canvas, using funky brushstrokes and a contrasting background to create the perfect wildflower that blooms all year round. All art supplies provided including aprons and paint, but please wear something you wouldn’t mind getting a little painty just in case.

Friday 23rd of August from 12:00pm  – 1:30pm. At the Marquee next to the Town Hall. $60, bookings essential.

Wildflower Card Making Workshop

In this workshop, you will make your own card themed around the wildflowers with the ladies from the local arts & craft group.

Friday 23rd of August from 2:30pm – 3:30pm. At the Marquee next to the Town Hall.  $10, bookings essential. 

The Story of Monsignor John Hawes

Listen to Tony Critch talk about the fascinating life of Hawes, a priest and architect who lived in Mullewa in the early 1900s and built the architectural gem that is Our Lady of Mt Carmel Church. 

Saturday 24th August 10:30am – 11:30am. At the Marquee next to the Mullewa Town Hall. FREE, no booking required.

Open daily during wildflower season from 10:30am – 2:30pm (enterance to Priest House Museum is $2)

Wildflowers of Western Australia

Learn more about the amazing wildflowers of WA in this fascinating presentation with Kim Fletcher. 

Sunday 25th at 10:30am – 12:00pm, at the Marquee next to the Town Hall. FREE, no booking required.