Northcliffe is both a crossroads town, but is also a diversion community the traveler may have to consider. Northcliffe is a very small town, but does have most essential services. Northcliffe can also claim to be a quirky town.
Northcliffe is a town located in the lower South West region of WA, and is primarily a farming area since Group Settlement, both logging and conservation interests are represented in Northcliffe.
The town was the centre of settlement schemes in the 1920s. Premier James Mitchell named the town Northcliffe after Lord Northcliffe the owner of various papers in London.