Cowaramup is a town in the South West region of WA, 257 kilometres south of Perth and 12 kilometres north of Margaret River. You can travel along the Bussell Highway, the main highway between Busselton and Margaret River to Cowaramup. The drive from Perth takes just under 3 hours.

Originally a timber town, Cowaramup has transformed into a successful farming town with industries like beef, sheep, dairy, as well as thriving wine and cheese industries.

Affectionately dubbed ‘Cowtown’ by locals, you’ll be greeted by life-size fiberglass cows lining the streets and charming cow-themed shops that add a delightful touch to the town’s character.

But here’s a fun fact: the name Cowaramup actually comes from a native bird, not just the cows.

This little gem of a town offers much more than its cow-themed attractions. Food and wine lovers will find themselves in paradise with local wine tastings, delectable cheeses, fudges, and organically grown olive oil.

Surrounded by well-known boutique wineries and boasting some of the region’s oldest vines, Cowaramup is a haven for wine enthusiasts. From exploring local wine regions to soaking up quality beach time and indulging in delicious treats at the cafes and gourmet shops, you’ll have plenty to keep you busy.

The strategic location of Cowaramup draws countless tourists, who become an integral part of the lively community. As you stroll through the town centre, you’ll find everything you need and more –specialty stores offering gourmet produce, candies, arts and crafts, a delightful bakery, and even a real estate and farm agency plus a post office. Thirsty? Don’t worry; there is a liquor store to quench your thirst.

At the heart of Cowaramup is community, and there are numerous community groups.

For families, there is one primary and pre-primary school in the town, with the nearest high school and university campuses located in Margaret River. Police and fire services are based in Margaret River and Busselton.

With a population of approximately 2,000, Cowaramup offers a friendly atmosphere where families and couples enjoy a wonderful lifestyle.

Families with children make up 52.1% of the population, while 37.2% are couples without children, and one parent families make up 10.4% of the overall town population.

The median land price is $305,000.

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