Wellstead Homestead and Museum
Wellstead Homestead and Museum, situated 3km south of Bremer Bay, it is the original settlement in the region. John Wellstead arrived in WA in 1848 with Britain’s 51st Regiment. After favourable recommendations from John Septimus Roe, John settled in Bremer Bay in 1850 and built the homestead.
The fourth generation Wellstead family still reside at the homestead, which is open to the public and includes amuseum, artefacts, outbuildings and antiques. The Shearing Shed is now fully restored with full display of shearing equipment.