AUGUSTA Full DAY BUS TOUR
May - August
A full day bus tour taking in all of the sights and experiences the South West of Australia has to offer.
From wines in Margaret River to gourmet delights, Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse and Humpback Whales with Western Australia’s premier whale watching team.
The Humpback whale is truly a miracle in oceanic migration of any species on earth.
The epic migration is over 13,000 kms without feeding relying on fat stores from Antarctica to the Kimberly’s and return, mother’s with calf in tow nurturing them all the way.
The most acrobatic of our magnificent Western Australian cetacean species, the Humpback Whale.
Humpback Whales can be discovered on their northern and southern migration from late May to late August in Augusta & in Perth from September through to early December on their southern migration.
Departing from Perth we will make our way south towards the township of Margaret River as we venture into the Margaret River countryside which is the perfect environment to create sumptuous delights. We will spend some enjoyable moments of our morning sampling some of the very best Margaret River has to offer including Cheeses,Creams,Yoghurt, award wining Virgin Olive Oil, homemade Chocolates and the best Coffee in the South West. Indulge the gourmet in you!
Travelling through the main street of Margaret River we are only a few minutes away from wine tastings which will be enjoyed on our arrival at Watershed Wines Margaret River Estate. You will have the opportunity to purchase your favourite tasting to take home with you from the cellar door including their award winning range Senses, Shades and Awakening.
Continuing further south we make our way towards a secret kept by our migrating Humpback and Southern Right Whales, a seaside town that is a vital part of their migration path. The picturesque town of Augusta is home to the tallest lighthouse on Australian mainland, the most south-westerly point of Australia, a unique part of our coastline where two oceans meet and hosts thousands of migrating whales during the winter months as they migrate north towards warmer waters. Lunch will be enjoyed at the Deckchair Gourmet Café where they specialise in gourmet local produce and local Yahava Coffee with free wifi also available if required.
Join Western Australia’s Premier Whale Watch experience and Learn the Language of the Whales through our live and educational commentary. Our two hour journey on the pristine waters of Flinders Bay will showcase the beauty of the region and the magnificent visiting whale species which include Humpback Whales and Southern Right Whales. Enjoy this amazing experience in comfort and style on the largest and most luxurious whale watch vessel in WA with Whale Watch Western Australia.
Once we disembark we will depart the Augusta Boat Harbour and visit the Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse for photos of the tallest lighthouse on the Australian mainland before making our journey back to Perth. Two scheduled stops on the return journey will allow for refreshments if required (own expense) before making our arrival back to Perth at approximately 7:30pm.
Margaret River Wines
Renowned for beautiful scenery and exquisite wines the Margaret River Wine Region is a wonderful place to spend some time and enjoy wine tasting at Watershed Wines Margaret River Estate.
The farmland surrounding Margaret River is the perfect environment to create sumptuous delights. We will spend some enjoyable moments of our morning sampling some of the very best Margaret River has to offer including Cheeses, Creams, Yoghurt, Award Winning Vasse Virgin Olive Oil, homemade Chocolates and the best Coffee in the South West. Indulge the gourmet in you!
Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse
Visit the beautiful quaint seaside town of Augusta which is home to the Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse. View where the two oceans meet and see the largest lighthouse on Australian mainland that sits on grounds which are also the most south-westerly point of Australia.
Learn the Language of the Whales with Whale Watch Western Australia. Our $2.5 million, purpose built vessel with five viewing decks over three levels is the largest and most luxurious whale watch vessel in Western Australia. Enjoy the unique environment where two oceans meet in the pristine waters of Flinders Bay in Augusta as we sight the epic Humpback Whale migration.
How to Prepare For Your Experience:
Wellington Street before Forrest Place
Wellington Street, Perth, Western Australia
In the heart of Perth City just outside the WA Visitor Centre.
Pick up is centrally located for your convenience.
Take in the sights of the most beautiful city in the world and experience the Premier Whale Watch experience right from Perth, Western Australia.