238 kilometres north-east of Perth


Just over three hours’ drive northeast of Perth is the Wheatbelt town of Koorda. The predominantly farming community dedicates itself to growing wheat, coarse grains and sheep.

Koorda Corn DollyCorn dollies are an ancient craft practiced in many cereal growing area worldwide.  The art of corn dolly making was brought to Koorda by Mr Frank Lodge who in 1911 made a simple countryman’s favour which was adopted as the Shire Emblem in 1974.

Visit the old hospital, now the town museum, for historical displays of farm machinery and hospital equipment.  Community and family artifacts are also on display.

Mollerin and Newcarlbeon rocks are located north of town and during winter and late spring have a picturesque display of wildflowers and beautiful panoramic views from the top of the rock. They both have picnic and camping facilities including toilets.

For more information visit www.koorda.wa.gov.au/

Annual Events

Early in September, Koorda hosts its annual Agricultural Show, which brings together past and present residents, along with a large number of visitors. The show features many agricultural events and displays, including the ‘corn dollies’, the emblem of the shire.

For information about the Koorda Agricultural Society visit: www.koordashow.com


Koorda IGA
Allenby Street, Koorda WA 6475
Phone: (08) 9684 1322
Opening Hours: Monday to Friday 7:30am to 6pm, Saturday 8am to 2pm, Sunday 8 am to 12pm
Lunch available from Monday to Friday from 8am – 1pm.

Koorda Hotel
Railway Street, Koorda WA 6475
Phone: (08) 9684 1226
Email: hello@koordahotel.com.au
Website: https://koordahotel.com.au/
Opening Hours: Tuesday to Saturday: Dinner available Wednesday to Saturday from 6.30pm


Great Southern Fuel
Railway Street, Koorda WA 6475
Phone: (08) 9684 1286
Mobile:  0427 841 285
Opening Hours: Monday to Friday 7.30am to 5pm. Closed weekends and public holidays. Reliance fuel card holders and EFTPOS are available on the after hours service, no LPG available.

Resource Centre

Koorda Community Resource Centre
43 Railway Street, Koorda WA 6475
Phone: (08) 9684 1081
Email: koorda@crc.net.au



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