Beautiful South West Region
1087 Caves Rd Quindalup WA 6281
Cape to Cape
Walk through our beautiful South West with its eclectic mix of Dramatic beachfront cliffs, towering old growth forests, pristine beaches and colourful wildflowers. Spend a day or a week exploring the natural wonders on display in this unique environment and the amazing wild life and birds attracted to the region. Guided tours can be arranged upon request.
Busselton is famous for its network of deep underground caves. Join a tour or visit the interpretive centers to discover their ancient secrets and see the stunning stalactite, stalagmite, helicitite and shawl formations as well as massive underground lakes.
We can provide assistance in arranging your caving experience depending on your level of fitness. Discounts apply for those wishing to delve in and experience multiple caves in all of their individual beauty. Did you know our south West caves maintain a constant temperature of 21 degrees all year round?
Striking white sand and crystal clear blue water defines our magnificent coastline. The South West Coast of WA is renowned for its beautiful beaches. If you are looking for calm clean water and beautiful sheltered bays, you will find it here. Want to learn to surf? You can do that too… but if you are looking for the world-class surfing conditions, Yallingup and Margaret River surf beaches are only a stones throw away.
Whale watching tours operate between September and December around Cape Naturaliste and in Geographe Bay. Humpback and Southern Right Whales settle in the warm waters of Geographe Bay for breeding before migrating south again for summer feeding. Spot them from the shore or join a cruise for close encounters watching these giants of the ocean at play.
Scuba Diving and Snorkeling are very popular activities around Dunsborough with the HMAS Swan wreck and Busselton Jetty just a short drive away from Harwoods, local operators Cape Dive and the Dive Shedrun daily trips throughout the summer. Our region offers a world class great place to learn to dive with experienced, conscientious instructors or for those who have their ticket; enjoy the beauty our underwater playground has to offer. For those, less adventurous why not visit theUnderwater Observatory at Busselton Jetty for glimpse of the magnificent marine life beneath the waves.
Busselton Jetty and Underwater Observatory
Busselton Jetty is the longest timber-piled jetty in the Southern Hemisphere spanning 1.8 kilometers. The jetty is an icon and is appreciated for its spectacular Underwater Observatory, Jetty Train and myriad of recreational uses. Enjoy fishing, snorkeling, swimming and diving or simply enjoy the view.
Our region has more to offer your children then any other in Western Australia, making the South West a Mecca for family holidays creating memories that last a lifetime. There are more local attractions then your kids can poke a stick at! Visit the Nautical Lady Fun Park, Busselton Jetty Underwater Observatory, Yallingup Maze, Simmo’s Ice Cream, Archery, Mini Golf, Country Life Farm; Caves; Whale Watching Tours and Margaret River Chocolate Company, just to name a few.
Shopping and Galleries
The South West Region is home to a talented and eclectic community of locals artisans. See their work at a myriad of private home-based displays or in up-market galleries.
Busselton, Dunsborough and Margaret River provide exciting shopping for fashion, home wares, antique and collectible enthusiasts. If you want to find something unique and special for someone special in your life…. Look no further!
Food and Wine
There are more than 80 wineries in the Margaret River Wine Region providing tastings and sales from the cellar door. Most are within a one hour radius of Dunsborough. Meet the people who make the wine or enjoy the superb cuisine available from the many winery cafes or restaurants.
Olive oil, olives, cheese, chocolate, venison, macadamia, organic bread, fudge, ice cream, jams & preserves are just some of the wide range of 'gourmet grub' that you can indulge in whilst on holiday down south! You can visit local stores in the Margaret River region that sell a wide variety of locally produced gourmet food, and make your own picnic hamper to enjoy by the bay, or in the relaxed environment of your luxury accommodation. Or purchase a pre-packed hamper full of gourmet surprises!
Drive yourself or take a guided tour with Taste the South.
If wine is not your thing, Bootleg Brewery and Wicked Aleproduce fine boutique beers and hearty lunches for you to enjoy in scenic surrounds after a hard day at Dunsboroughs’ glorious beaches