Laverton is the western starting point for several 4WD routes to SA and NT. For travellers using the Outback Highway to Alice Springs, Laverton is the last town where you should check on road conditions and fuel availability.
Mt Windarra nickel mine, although not open to the public, can be viewed from the top of Mt Windarra.
Built in 1900 it includes the original police sergeant’s house, the police office and the gaol.
Art and craft on display is made by the local Wongi people. All have connections with the stories and the knowledge of their land.
Laverton was named after Dr Charles Laver who arrived by bicycle in 1896 from Coolgardie
There are panoramic views from near the water tank at Hawkes Place