Film Friendly

Film Friendly

Goldfields-Esperance region on screen across the globe

Welcome to the geographically diverse, film friendly region of Goldfields-Esperance in Western Australia. Located within a days drive of the capital city of Perth, the area features three distinct sub-regions that provide a mulitude of accessible locations that will enhance and inspire any production.

In partnership with Screenwest, the region has worked on showcasing the incredible landscapes and people through two film guides; Imagine That and On LocationBoth documents offer a snapshot for filmmakers and visitors alike to connect with the stories and sites special to this part of the world.


A Location Guide of the region from Hopetoun to Coolgardie, highlighting all the sites in the region that are a filmmaker's dream. Imagine That includes location information such as climate and drive times, local government contacts and a visual journey throughout the distinct sub-regions in the vast Goldfields-Esperance area.



A filmography of productions already shot in the region, including both high profile feature films like Son of a Gun and grassroots hits like Desert Collectors and international favourite Aussie Gold Hunters. See the region's sites on your screen!