8 Day WA South West Wanderer

  • Perth

 

Departing:  Monday, 29th August 2022

 

Explore the magnificent southwest region of Western Australia with its stunning wildflowers, towering Karri Forests and awe-inspiring coastline.  Visit the Gloucester Tree, the Valley of the Giants, Cape Leeuwin, Jewel Cave, Hamlin Bay, famous for its friendly stingrays, Busselton Jetty and Wave Rock.  Explore the Margaret River region and experience the unique and beautiful Recherche Archipelago on a cruise through this stunning area off the coast of Esperance.  We invite you to join us on this very special holiday.

 

 

 

FLY/COACH/FLY

Fitness Level:  A – Moderate/Active

Meals:  B = Breakfast,  M = Morning Tea,  L = Lunch,  A = Afternoon Tea,  D = Dinner

 

DAY 1  HOME – PERTH     D

Monday, 29th August:  Passengers fly to Perth today.  On arrival in Perth be transferred to your accommodation.  Two night stay Crown Promenade Perth

 

DAY 2  ROTTNEST ISLAND     BD

Tuesday, 30th August:  Explore the beauty and tranquility of Rottnest Island from the comfort and relaxation of an air-conditioned coach.  Our tour stops at key vantage points around the island, where passengers can hop off the coach and stretch their legs as they soak up some of Rottnest’s world-famous views.  Chances are, while you’re there, you’re going to meet a quokka or two.

 

DAY 3  PERTH – MARGARET RIVER     BD

Wednesday, 31st August:  Departing Perth, arrive at Busselton Jetty, the longest timber piled jetty in the Southern Hemisphere.  Enjoy a train ride to the end of the jetty for a guided tour of the Underwater Observatory.  Leaving Busselton, make our way to Canal Rocks for spectacular seascape views across the Indian Ocean, then on to Margaret River Chocolate Company to tantalise the taste buds.  Stay, Stay Margaret River

 

DAY 4  MARGARET RIVER – PEMBERTON     BD

Thursday, 1st September:  Travel to Hamlin Bay this morning for a photo stop and a chance to interact with the stingrays if they are about.  On to Jewel Cave for morning tea and a guided tour of this magnificent cave.  Next, enjoy a guided tour of Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse.  Cape Leeuwin is one of only two places in the world where two great oceans meet.  After lunch in Augusta (own expense) make our way to the Gloucester NP to view the Gloucester Tree, a magnificent Karri housing the world’s highest fire lookout.  Stay Best Western Pemberton Hotel

 

DAY 5  PEMBERTON – ALBANY     BLD

Friday, 2nd September:  Leaving Pemberton, travel to the Valley of the Giants.  Walk along the Treetop Walk taking you through spectacular Tingle trees, 40 metres above the forest floor.  After lunch at the Denmark Tavern continue to Albany where we visit the Torndirrup NP to capture breathtaking coastal formations including the ‘Blowholes’, ‘Natural Bridge’ and ‘The Gap’, a huge granite bridge-like suspension.  Stay Ace Accommodation

 

DAY 6  ALBANY – WAVE ROCK – HYDEN     BMLD

Saturday, 3rd September:  The rugged beauty of the Stirling Ranges NP awaits us as we journey northward through the botanic reserve abounding with wildflowers.  On arrival enjoy a guided tour of the unusual Wave Rock.  Also see Hippo’s Yawn, a giant yawning mouth cast in solid rock.  Stay Wave Rock Motel

 

DAY 7  HYDEN – PERTH     BMD

Sunday, 4th September:  Farewelling our hosts, get the cameras ready as we travel the Tin Horse Highway which offers an array of seriously unique equine sights and experiences along the way.  After lunch in York (own expense) return to Perth for a guided walk of Kings Park then on to our accommodation.  Stay Crown Promenade Perth

 

DAY 8  PERTH – HOME     B

Monday, 5th September:  Passengers fly to Brisbane today.  Arrangements have been made for transfer to Perth Airport for your return flight to Brisbane.

 

Prices coming soon

Adult:  $ pp
Pensioner:  $ pp
Past Passenger:  $ pp
Single Supplement:  $ pp

Final Payment Due:  

Bookings Close on Saturday August 28th, 2021