Things to do in Australia's South West

Our South West

South West Western Australia

Lonely Planet named the South West of Western Australia as one of the world’s Top 10 Regions in 2010. From the magnificent Karri forests to the cape to cape trail, whale watching to deep sea fishing, fine food and wine to world class surfing, Australia’s South West offers some of the most varied travel experiences in Western Australia.

Prominent towns of the South West include Bunbury,  Busselton and Dunsborough in the protected waters of Geographe Bay,  Yallingup, Gracetown,  Cowaramup and Margaret River in the rugged coast between Cape Naturaliste and Cape Leeuwin and Augusta in the Southern Ocean where the Blackwood River meets Flinders Bay.

Top 5 things to do in South West Western Australia

We may be biased, but our top 5 things to do in the South West include:

  1. Whale Watching Tour in Busselton, Dunsborough, Augusta or Margaret River
  2. Deep Sea Fishing Charter
  3. Bremer Bay Killer Whale Expeditions with Naturaliste Charters, Bremer Bay  Visit –
  4. Discovery Tour with Margaret River Discovery Tours
  5. Bunbury Dolphin Discovery Centre

Top 5 Busselton accommodation providers:

  1. Abbey Beach Resort
  2. Beachlands Holiday Park
  3. Mandalay Holiday Resort & Tourist Park
  4. Seashells Resort Yallingup
  5. Inn the Tuarts

Top 7 Augusta/Margaret River Accommodation Providers:

  1. Hamelin Bay Holiday Park
  2. Best Western Georgiana Molloy Motel
  3. Margaret River Hideaway Cottages
  4. Bussells Bushland Cottages
  5. Peppermint Brook Cottages
  6. Augusta Getaways
  7. Darby Park Serviced Residences