DAY 1 PERTH - MARGARET RIVER
Start off your interesting journey of South West Australia in Perth and commence the drive down south. Highlights include visiting the port city of Fremantle, the venue for America's Cup Yacht race in 1986. Onwards your journey will take you through the Tuart Forest National Park, Bunbury city and Busselton town before arriving to Margaret River.
DAY 2 MARGARET RIVER
Margaret River has a wealth of attractions in its surrounding region. There are many places you many choose to visit during your time here. From Geographe Bay, Leeuwin-Naturaliste Ridge, Bonarup Karri Forest and Cape Leeuwin.
Margaret River itself has breathtaking scenery and is home to pristine beaches, ideal to unwind in after your drive. Enjoy the fine foods and renowned wines at Margaret River or go surfing at the mouth of the river.
DAY 3-4 PEMBERTON
After departing Margaret River you will continue your journey onwards to Pemberton, passing through Nannup, a milltown amongst the hills. On this drive you will come across scenic natural beauty of the countryside.
Pemberton is a fascinating town and is set within the beautiful karri forest. Surrounded by karri and marri forests in the district, which are particularly attractive in the springtime with the growth of wildflowers.
DAY 4 ALBANY
From Pemberton, the drive continues onwards to Albany and passes the towns of Northcliffe, Walpole and Denmark before arriving at Albany.
Albany was Western Australia’s first settlement and was once a major whaling centre. There are white sandy beaches and spectacular coastal scenery. History buffs will love the historical architecture they are surrounded by. There are over 50 historic buildings, many of which have been developed as museums, display galleries of restaurants. Surfing and diving are also popular activities in the area and a wreck has been sunk in the Sound as an artificial reef, making it a popular dive site.
DAY 5 PERTH
Returning back to Perth for the beginning of the end of your scenic drive of South West Australia. You will pass through the towns of Mount Barker, Kojonup & Williams to arrive at Perth.
This is a riveting journey with endless landscapes, natual beauty and historical insight into South West Australia. Fill out an enquiry form and one of our travel advisors will be in touch.
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