Long Pool Collie (Preston River), Western Australia

Long Pool in Collie is another popular pool area located on Preston River. This is the next stop along the road after Little Rock.

The rocky landscape of the riverbed makes this pool a great area for some snorkelling with the kids. Alternatively the deeper part of the pool is perfect for kicking back in a tube with your feet up whilst enjoying the scenery.

Having fun at Long Pool
Having fun at Long Pool, Preston River

The waterhole was formed by naturally occurring rock falls which dammed up some sections of Preston river leaving a beautiful calm clear flowing creek behind them that remains year round.

Long Pool is a great place to relax, have a swim or take the family for a picnic under the trees. Its popularity has ensured it gets well visited by locals and families from surrounding areas so if you plan to head there in the summer months be sure to visit early.

Long Pool Collie Location map

Long Pool in Collie is located on the south side on Wellington Dam and is one of a number of nice natural pools within Preston River. To get to Long Pool head south over the dam wall and you will see a sign pointing right to Long Pool, Big Rock and Little Rock.

Note, this is a one way road so be sure to take your time checking out the spots along the river as it’s you one be able to come back along the road if you change your mind.

More Information

For more info check out the Long Pool page on the Parks and Wildlife website.

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