Beacon Location & Maps
142 km north-west of Merredin
140 km north-east of Wongan Hills
Position DEG: -30.45128 117.86565
DMS: 30º 27' 4.61" S 117º 51' 56.33" E
UTM: 50 J 6630889mN 583111mE
Beacon is a small town in the north-east wheatbelt in the Shire of Mt Marshall. Beacon is approximately 320km north-east of Perth, located 42km north of Bencubbin and the (M40) -Wyalkatchem - Southern Cross Road, 140km north-east of Wongan Hills, 142km north-west of Merredin. Beacon is approx 70km south of the Emu Proof Fence. The district is made up of both pastoral and cropping country and has numerous granite outcrops and nature reserves that put on a magnificent wildflower display in season.