8 days in Margaret River Region & Perth Itinerary

8 days in Margaret River Region & Perth Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Hamelin Bay
— 1 night
2
Augusta
— 1 night
3
Dunsborough
— 2 nights
4
Perth
— 3 nights

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night
Hamelin Bay

Hamelin Bay ©
Hamelin Bay is a bay and a locality on the south-west coast of Western Australia between Cape Leeuwin and Cape Naturaliste. Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): delve into the distant past at Hamelin Bay Jetty, explore the fascinating underground world of Giants Cave, then learn about winemaking at McLeod Creek Wines, then stop by Whirlwind Olives and Oil, and finally do a tasting at Glenarty Road.

For reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Hamelin Bay holiday planner.

Sydney to Hamelin Bay is an approximately 12.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Hamelin Bay is minus 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to travel to Augusta.

Things to do in Hamelin Bay

Nature · Wineries · Parks

Side Trips

Karridale, Giants Cave
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Giants Cave ©
Giants Cave
Hamelin Bay Jetty ©
Hamelin Bay Jetty
Whirlwind Olives and Oil ©
Whirlwind Olives and Oil

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Augusta

Augusta ©
Augusta is a town on the south-west coast of Western Australia, where the Blackwood River emerges into Flinders Bay. To see traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Augusta trip itinerary builder.

Augusta is just a short distance from Hamelin Bay. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can go by car to Dunsborough.

Things to do in Augusta

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
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Jewel Cave ©
Jewel Cave
Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse ©
Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse
Water wheel ©
Water wheel

2
nights
Dunsborough

Dunsborough ©
Dunsborough is a coastal town in the South West of Western Australia, 254km south of Perth on the shores of Geographe Bay.Dunsborough is a popular tourist destination for Western Australians; in 1999 it was voted the state's best tourist destination and in 2013 awarded the Top Tourism Award for Population Under 5,000. Your day by day itinerary now includes Castle Rock. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): learn about winemaking at Pierro, then sample some tasty brews at a beer tour and tasting, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Surfers Point. Keep things going the next day: explore the galleries of Tracie Anderson Ceramics, then take in the waterfront at Busselton Jetty, then stroll through Meelup Beach, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Castle Rock.

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Dunsborough travel app.

Traveling by car from Augusta to Dunsborough takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Perth.

Things to do in Dunsborough

Parks · Wineries · Outdoors

Side Trips

Busselton, Margaret River, Surfers Point
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Busselton Jetty ©
Busselton Jetty
Meelup Beach ©
Meelup Beach
Surfers Point ©
Surfers Point

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nights
Perth

Perth ©
A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Kings Park and Botanic Garden and Swan River. There's still lots to do: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Perth Zoo, take in the views from Elizabeth Quay, find something for the whole family at Adventure World, and kick back and relax at Cottesloe Beach.

To see reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Perth trip planner.

Traveling by car from Dunsborough to Perth takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In April, daily temperatures in Perth can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Perth

Parks · Theme Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Adventure World, Cottesloe Beach, Perth Zoo
Find places to stay Apr 12 — 15:
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Kings Park and Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park and Botanic Garden
Adventure World ©
Adventure World
Perth Zoo ©
Perth Zoo

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