- Meckering is situated 134 kilometres east of Perth on the Great Eastern Highway.
- Meckering is located within the Shire of Cunderdin.
- Originally known as Beebering, the name Meckering was chosen by
explorer, John Forest with the official declaration of the townsite
taking place on 17th February 1887.
- The first settlement was made in 1887 about 3kms north of Beebeering
Hill but it was not until April 1889 that the surrounding land was
declared an agricultural area.