Heywood is a place of significant cultural importance, and is also home to the popular Wood, Wine and Roses Festival held on the last Saturday in February.
The town of Heywood services a wide area, and has a bustling town centre, complete with lovely streetscaping and an abundance of rose bushes.
Things to see and do include playing 18 holes of golf at the Heywood Golf Club, stroll the Fitzroy River walking tracks, check out the Heywood Youth Park, featuring a pump track, skate park, BMX track, a half basketball court and children's playground.
View the Heywood Model Train Exhibition. Enjoy a family picnic at the Apex Park with a riverbank children's playground, BBQ, and shady spots to rest and relax by the picturesque Fitzroy River.
Admire the water tower mural tribute to extraordinary service of Aboriginal ANZACs and explore the nearby national parks and forests with an abundance of animal and bird species.
For more information, please visit https://iamportland.com.au/explore/heywood/