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Attractions in Dunsborough


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Cape Cultural Tours

Cape Cultural Tours create a deep connection and lasting memories through Aboriginal interpretive experiences along the spectacular capes and coastlines of the Margaret River Region.

  • Suited For:Kids (4 - 12),Teens (13 - 17),Adults (18+),Seniors,Families
  • Tour Duration:1 - 5 hours
  • Type:Tours
  • Activity:Aboriginal Bushfoods,Aboriginal Owned & Operated,Aboriginal Traditional Fishing

Details

  • Tour Locations:Margaret River Region
  • Tour Capacity:4-40

Description

Enter the Boodja (country) of the Wadandi people through their eyes and learn about the Noongar seasons and the encircling connections with the rivers, the seas, the animals, fish and plants.  Move along the breathtaking Cape to Cape track gathering a deeper appreciation of the ecology, how it relates to the surrounding oceans and headlands, and why the past is ever present to the land’s traditional custodians.

Cape Cultural Tours offers the Cape Cultural Experience, Kaya Cape Experience, DJILJIT Coastal Fishing Experience, as well as a customisable experience suited to you. 

KEY EXPERIENCES:

-Learn about Aboriginal history and culture
-Learn about traditional Aboriginal hunting/gathering
-Learning about the Aboriginal Dreamtime ( the Dreamtime are Aboriginal stories and legends of how the land was created)
-Tours of sacred and historic Aboriginal sites with a local Aboriginal tour guide

Cape Dive

Cape Dive has been the longest established dive store in Dunsborough, for over 25 yrs we have been diving the the south west. We are just 250km south of Perth.

  • Activity:Diving
  • Type:Tours
  • Tour Duration:Half Day

Details

  • Tour Locations:Dunsborough

Description

We run daily Dive charters to the HMAS Swan, Busselton Jetty and local Reefs.

Our half-day double dive trips depart at daily at 9:00am from our the Pro Fisherman Boat ramp at Quindallup, opposite McDermott Street. We recommend that you check in at least 45 minutes before departure. There we'll set up our gear load it onto our ute then head off to the beach.

Most of our dive sites are only a quick 20 minute boat ride away, so you'll be in the water in no time. This also gives you plenty of time to gear up and be the frst in the water.

All double tank dives include tea, coffee, soup & water with a light snack in between dives.

For divers who prefer to travel light, we have a wide range of Scubapro hire gear to choose from.

 

Cape Naturaliste Lighthouse

Fully guided tours of this working lighthouse provide a fascinating insight into history and the life of a lighthouse keeper. Once you reach the top, take in breathtaking views across the Indian Ocean and the Leeuwin-Naturaliste National Park.

  • Suited For:Families,Seniors
  • Open days/Times:Open 7 Days
  • Activity:Lighthouse
  • Type:Attractions

Details

  • Open Days:School holidays,Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday,Sunday,Public Holidays

Description

Cape Naturaliste Lighthouse Tours
Marvel at Mother Nature’s beauty and power as you tour Cape Naturaliste Lighthouse. With only 59 steps, it is Australia’s most accessible lighthouse! Wind your way to the top of the tower, unveiling breathtaking views across the Indian Ocean and the Leeuwin-Naturaliste National Park. From the balcony, try spotting whales and their young frolicking in the waters below during the annual migratory period from September to December.

Friendly tour guides will provide you with a fascinating insight into the functions of the working lighthouse. Take a step back in time as you hear tales of ships wrecked off the formidable coastline and the hardships of life as a lighthouse keeper. Stories of resident ghosts Harry and Mary will be sure to send a tingle down your spine! Finish your visit with refreshments on the panoramic deck, or by the fireplace, in the lovingly restored lighthouse keeper’s cottage.

Prices
Tours depart daily every half hour between 9.30am to 4.00pm.
Adults $13.00, Child $7.00, Family $35.00, Concession $12.00.

Country Life Farm

Great day out for families and friends!

  • Open days/Times:Open Everyday 9.30am - 5pm
  • Tour Price:$18 - $20
  • Activity:Animal Farm
  • Suited For:Toddlers (0 - 3),Kids (4 - 12)
  • Type:Attractions

Details

  • Tour Locations:Dunsborough
  • Open Days:Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday,Sunday,School holidays

Description

Hand feed our friendly animals anytime of the day
Enjoy our shady trees, gardens, picnic area, bbq and family friendly facilities
Fantastic indoor playground
Baby area
Toddler area
Big kids play area
Giant bouncy castle and infl atable slide
Boat rides
Merry-Go-Round
Rides and playground FREE with entry (excludes Dodgem car rides)

Open 7 days a week • 9.30am - 5.00pm all year round

Dunsborough Buses & Charters

Wine Tours, Weddings, Private Functions & Special Events - we can help you will all your buses and charter needs.

  • Activity:Driving
  • Suited For:Adults (18+),Seniors
  • Type:Charters & Rentals,Tours

Details

Description

We offer a range of tours and charter facilities in the Southwest. We have air-conidtioned charter vehicles and mini vans avaliable to suit your needs.

All our charters and tours are flexible and can be tailored to suit your needs. We cover the Blackwood Valley Region, the Geographe Region and the famous Margaret River Wine Region.

  • Charter Buses
  • Wine,Art & Golf Tours
  • Weddings & Parties
  • Special Events
  • Perth Transfers

Dunsborough Central Markets

The markets include fruit, veg, crafts, pastries, preserves, olive and oils, soaps and candles, entertainment and more.

  • Open days/Times:2nd Saturday of every month
  • Activity:Markets
  • Suited For:Families,Teens (13 - 17),Adults (18+),Seniors
  • Type:Attractions

Details

  • Open Days:Saturday

Description

Local markets in the centre of Dunsborough at the Lions Park on the 2nd Saturday of every month. 

Dunsborough Lakes Golf Course

Dunsborough Lakes Golf Course is situated in the fabulous South West corner of Western Australia close to the popular wine region of Margaret River.

  • Type:Attractions
  • Activity:Golf
  • Open days/Times:6am - 5.30pm 7 Days

Details

  • Open Days:Public Holidays,School holidays,Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday,Sunday

Description

<p> Lush fairways, greens and ten lakes, makes this course a challenge to golfers of all levels.</p>

Jet Adventures

Jet Adventures gives you an absolutely unique opportunity to experience a breathtaking ride on the ocean.

  • Activity:Rivers & Lakes
  • Type:Tours

Details

  • Tour Locations:Dunsborough

Description

Jet Adventures is a eco tourism adventure business that caters for all ages and all levels of adventure.

Whether on a thrilling, high speed Jet Boat Ride on the fastest jet boat in WA, learning about the rugged natural environment around Cape Naturaliste, or seeing whales, dolphins, seals and bird life in their own habitat.

An awesome experience whatever tour you choose!

Naturaliste Charters

Award winning Naturaliste Charters whale watching and eco tours offers a truly unique experience with nature.

  • Tour Duration:8 hours
  • Tour Price:From $80.00
  • Activity:Whale Watching
  • Suited For:Kids (4 - 12),Teens (13 - 17),Adults (18+)
  • Type:Tours

Details

  • Tour Locations:Augusta, Busselton, Dunsborough, Bremer Bay

Description

Whale watching in the beautiful Margaret River region, located in the Southwest of Western Australia. Departing daily from Augusta (late-May to August) and Dunsborough (September to early-December). See the majestic and playful Humpback whale also the Southern Right whale migrate past our waters through these months using the bays as resting, playing and calving grounds. Also spotted on the tours are Minke whales, New Zealand fur seals, Bottlenose and Common dolphins and the very spectaular and rare Blue whale. Jump on board our purpose built 57ft whale watching vessel, with all the comforts, great viewing decks, experienced crew, complimentary morning or afternoon tea. And to enhance the experience we have an underwater hydrophone to hear these magnificent mammals. Other cruises available are Bremer Canyon Killer Whale Expeditions, Eco Wilderness Tours, Sunset Tours and Private Charters. Your Adventure Starts With Us!

Simmos

Udderly famous full-cream ice cream from the Margaret River region. Our 60 udderlicious flavours are the ultimate temptation for taste buds

  • Suited For:Families,Toddlers (0 - 3),Kids (4 - 12),Teens (13 - 17),Adults (18+)
  • Type:Attractions

Details

  • Tour Locations:Dunsborough
  • Open Days:Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday,Sunday,School holidays

Description

Cones, sundaes, take away tubs, ice cream cakes for celebrating, great coffee and hot waffles. Bring along a BBQ pack and join the party in one of the prettiest parts of the great South West.

The world may have changed over the past 25 years but our udderly famous ice cream, remains true and trusted. Here at Simmos we continue to make the same full-flavour ice cream that reminds all and sundry of how ice cream should taste.

Simmo's is a fun family affair with ice cream as the central ingredient.

Southwest Airport Transfers

Specialising in early morning flights, late returns and some in between.

  • Suited For:Seniors,Families,Adults (18+)
  • Type:Charters & Rentals
  • Activity:Driving

Details

  • Open Days:Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday

Description

Southwest AIrport Transfers is a professional & reliable transfer service to and from the Southwest and Perth. We offer a premium door to door Shared Schedule Service or Private Charter service depending on your needs.

Customer satisfaction is key to us.

Our drivers understand the needs of our clients. We maintain a constant communication with clientele so our drivers are aware of flight times and delays. Our friendly helpful staff will make sure you have a comfortable and enjoyable ride.

Whale Watching

See WHALES in the WILD all year round! Naturaliste Charters are the founders of whale watching in the Southwest region. Encounter some of the oceans most spectacular wildlife in these pristine waters

  • Open days/Times:Operating Daily 10am & 2pm
  • Tour Duration:2.5 Hours
  • Tour Price:Adult: $90, Children $50, Infants (0-3) Free, Family (2Adults, 2 Children): $250
  • Wheelchair Access:Yes
  • Type:Attractions,Tours
  • Activity:Dolphins,Whale Watching
  • Suited For:Families,Toddlers (0 - 3),Kids (4 - 12),Teens (13 - 17),Adults (18+),Wheelchairs,Seniors

Details

  • Tour Capacity:90 passangers
  • Tour Locations:Bremer Bay, Dunsborough, Busselton, Augusta, Albany
  • Open Days:Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday,Sunday,Public Holidays,School holidays

Description

For over 25 years, our family-owned business has had the privilege of providing our guests with the opportunity to encounter some of the oceans rarest and most spectacular wildlife in the pristine wilderness of the southwest! Join us for an experience you will never forget as our charters guarantee knowledgeable, high-quality guiding, interpretation and hospitality that connects visitors with nature daily.

We whale watch ALL year round! 

Bremer Bay Jan-April: Killer whale expeditions | Departing Daily | Full day 

Augusta/Albany May-August: Northern whale migration | Daily 10am & 2pm

Dunsborough/Busselton Sept-Dec: Southern whale migration | Daily 10am & 2pm

 

Pioneers of whale watching in the southwest since 1993

Proudly WA owned and operated 

Marine Biologist providing information on every tour 

Citizen Science and research on board 

For more information and to book visit our website www.whales-australia.com.au

 

 

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