|Mount Arapiles-Tooan State Park||National parks||29km|
|Little Desert National Park||National parks||69km|
|Black Range State Park||National parks||83km|
Little Desert National Park was founded in 1968 and covers an area of 1326 km2. Soil in the park has a large sand content and not much of nutrients – in spite of that the Little Desert National Park is home to many plant and animal species that have adopted to its harsh conditions. Quite interesting are the forests in Little Desert National Park , they consists mainly from eucalypt trees, whose massive roots have grew deep into the ground to have enough moisture over the years. Their further survival depends on the delicate balance of natural forces in Little Desert National Park. The park is a popular place to relax and hike. There are about 600km of tourist tracks that can be used to discover beauties of the Little Desert National Park. The best time to visit Little Desert National Park is in late winter and early summer, when the temperatures are relatively pleasant and the flowers in the park are blooming.