New Norcia Benedictine Community

Your Day at New Norcia



A leisurely two hour drive northeast from Perth, through the scenic Swan and Chittering Valleys, a little piece of Spain emerges out of the Australian bush.

Whether your passion is for history, art, architecture or nature, or you just want to escape into a relaxing pace of life, then New Norcia is for you.

In this section you will find all the information you need to make the most of your time in New Norcia.  Whether you would like to take a town tour and see inside the magnificient buildings, or prefer to self guide, the individual pages will give you an idea of what there is to offer in Australia's only monastic town.

Here is a downloadable map of New Norcia