New Norcia Benedictine Community

How To Get There

Travelling by car to New Norcia

New Norcia is 132km north of Perth, Western Australia and is situated on the Great Northern Highway.
We recommend you allow two hours to comfortably reach us from Perth and three and a half hours from Geraldton. 

For online maps, access Google Maps or WhereIs and plan your route.

Petrol is available from the New Norcia Roadhouse.  The Roadhouse is open 7.30am-5.00pm (8.30am - 4.00pm on Public Holidays) and closed on Christmas Day.


Bus Timetables

A TransWA Bus Service (N2 Route) arrives and departs from the New Norcia Roadhouse.

Arrivals: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday at 11.25 am & Sunday at 1.40pm
Departures: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday at 2.50pm

For bookings 1300 662 205 or visit

Tour Companies

There are a few companies we recommend to visitors seeking an authentic experience of New Norcia.
They spend the day in town, giving you plenty of time to explore.

Luxury Outback Tours: Ph +61 8 9385 6422 or email    
Great Western Coach Tours: Ph +61 8 9490 2455      
Kandu Holidays Tailored Tours and Small Charter Hire: Ph +61 8 6161 3985 or email     
Chauffer Services (group bookings): Ph +61 8 6361 1840      
Cascade Tours (group Bookings): Ph +61 8 9378 9994

Please Note: Australian Pinnacles Tours offer a regular service to the Pinnacles. Its Pinnacles, New Norcia & Wildflowers Tour stops at New Norcia for a 45 minute tour, morning tea and and visitors are given the opportunity to look though the Gift Shop, Museum & Art Gallery.


Only Telstra 3G or Next G mobiles work at New Norcia. Public pay phones are located in the Guesthouse, Roadhouse and Hotel.

There is no public internet access in New Norcia.  However there is coverage for Telstra mobile broadband systems.