Goldfields-Nullarbor Overview

Goldfields-Nullarbor Overview

The Goldfields-Nullarbor subegion of the Western Australian Rangelands covers an area larger than 930,000 square kilometres. It is bordered by the South West Region and Southern Ocean in the south, the Murchison subregion and Desert subregion in the North, the South West Region to the west and South Australia to the east.

According to the Australian Bureau of Statistics, around 44,000 people lived in the Goldfields-Nullarbor subregion in 2011, with a significant proportion of this population being Aboriginal people.

History and Economy

Natural Environment

Carbon Farming


Goldfields – Nullarbor Subregion