The News

Parkwater Forest Management Group

Tuesday, 01 November 2011 00:00

spider-webA Parkwater residents group has been formed over the past few years known as the Parkwater Forest Management Group. The group meets to discuss important matters such as the maintenance of the surrounding bushland, local community functions and to voice any concerns regarding the estate. The group is now looking to merge with Cowaramup Halls & Recreation Group to assist with the overall maintenance of the estate.




“Public Facilities "

Monday, 05 September 2011 11:20

oval-plan-001The owners’ of Parkwater Estate have donated an additional $230,000 to Shire of Augusta Margaret River for the community development of the oval situated on the corner of Sunset Drive and Currawong Street.

Stage 1 - Earthworks & Landscaping

Stage 2 - Reticulation & Playground Equipment 

 Stage 3 - Picnic Shelter & BBQ Facilities



The Trust property in the spotlight: Ellensbrook Homestead

Wednesday, 20 April 2011 10:08

ellensbrook-homesteadThe Trust property in the spotlight in this Parkwater News is the nearby Ellensbrook homestead.

This historic property is located in the Leeuwin Naturaliste National Park. Built in 1857 by pioneer settlers Alfred and Ellen Bussell, Ellensbrook was home to their family of 12 children.



Walking trails for Parkwater Estate

Friday, 20 March 2009 08:45

walking-trailWalking trails for Parkwater Estate are well under development; with a grant from Lotterywest the Trust has engaged Mulloway Studios to design this feature for the Estate.

Known as the Cowaramup Trails, the plan will enable the Trust to develop an interpretive system of trails around the estate.