The track from Drummond 's Cove to Bowe 's River hugs the coast. Generally an easy sandy track with little or no rocky terrain. There are some river bar crossing that will require your attention. Awareness of the tides and tyre pressures are pre-requisites. The area is prone to flooding in the winter months.
Ninghan Station is part of the DEC rangelands and is managed by the 3rd generation of the Bell family. In the 1870's the Monks from New Norcia shepeherded their sheep in the district, remains of the old stone buildings can be found near the homestead.
Contact: Ninghan Station 08 9963 6517
Nearest service: Paynes Find
Track Length: 225km
Distance from Midland: Ninghan Station homestead 365km
StreetSmart®Travellers Atlas 9th Edition Map: 117 Grid Ref: B 5
Roads and Tracks Western Australia 2005 Map:74 Grid Ref: C 2
The area behind the S Bend Caravan Park is comprised of relatively easy coastal tracks. Letting your tyres down is required. The beach is not recommended for driving due to a lot rocks etc. The tracks will get you to most required points of interest.
Wagoe Beach lies just to the north of Port Gregory. The southern end is accessible from George Grey rd, which gives you access to Sandalwood Bay and Lucky Bay. The beach will be very soft for vehicles. As of January 17 a fee of $15 per vehicle will be required per night.