Your holiday itinerary (ex Perth, Western Australia)
Day 1. Perth to Busselton (LD)
We collect you from home and transfer you to the coach for the journey to Mandurah, where we will join Mandurah Cruises for a scenic lunch cruise along the beautiful canals. Following the cruise, we continue our journey to Busselton. Overnight each night: Abbey Beach Resort, Busselton
Day 2. Busselton Jetty (BD)
This morning we visit one of Western Australia’s most iconic attractions – The Busselton Jetty. Board the Busselton Jetty Train for a memorable journey along the the longest timber-piled jetty in the Southern Hemisphere, before descending to the ocean floor at the Busselton Jetty Underwater Observatory. Here, we view the spectacular array of tropical and subtropical marine species found in Geographe Bay. Lunch is at leisure followed by free time this afternoon to explore Busselton at your own pace. This evening, dine on the shores of Geographe Bay at the Equinox Cafe.
Day 3. Dardanup Heritage Park (BLD)
View the impressive collection of historic agricultural and industrial machinery at the Dardanup Heritage Park. Following lunch, visit Gnomesville and tour the Ferguson Valley.
Day 4. Geographe Bay whale cruise (BD)
This morning cruise Geographe Bay to view whales as they make their southern migration to Antarctica for summer feeding. Geographe Bay plays host to a large number of cows and calves and is transformed into a whale nursery, a protective haven for the young as they feed and build their strength. Lunch is then at leisure in Dunsborough before we re-board the coach to admire breathtaking, panoramic views of the Leeuwin-Naturaliste National Park and Indian Ocean at the Cape Naturaliste Lighthouse. There will be time to explore the grounds and interpretive displays at Cape Naturaliste Lighthouse.
Day 5. Margaret River Wine Region produce (BD)
Travelling through rolling hills of forests, vineyards and farming country, we sample some of the region’s finest local produce. Olio Bello is a boutique award-winning producer of olive oil with a tasting room of gourmet delights. Nestled in the picturesque Rosa Glen Valley, The Berry Farm offers a superb selection of preserves. We will stop to sample more local produce on the return journey to Busselton.
Day 6. Collie River cruise (BL)
Delight in the tranquil waters of the Collie River on this morning’s cruise, before travelling to Waroona for lunch. Upon arrival in Perth we will see you safely home.
Itinerary is subject to change. Terms and conditions apply. FreeCall 1800 066 272 for details.
Please note the appearance of whales is not guaranteed.