Book a trip to Perth - the capital of Western Australia. A cosmopolitan city surrounded by the natural beauty of Kings park and the Swan River.
From city centre eateries to funky neighborhood hot spots you will be spoilt for choice when it comes to food. With stunning nearby beaches and the famous Quokkas on beautiful Rottnest Island there is something for all the family.
Just a few hours drive south of the city, with picture perfect beaches and family friendly spots like the town of Busselton dotted along your route, head to The Margaret River Region, perfect for a couple of days away exploring the vineyards and surrounding forests.
On the city's doorstep lies the natural beauty of the Swan River; creating a stunning contrast against the skyline of city high rises. Stretching from Fremantle to the Swan Valley, there are many ways to experience the Swan River. Follow the duel-use pathways by bike, foot or Segway, enjoy a scenic or food and wine cruise or go on a leisurely kayak tour.
Take a 40 Minute cruise from Perth along the Swan River to Rottnest Island spotting dolphins and seals during the journey to the island. Spend a morning exploring the island by bike, if you are lucky you might get a selfie with the infamous Quokka. Book a tour to include a 90 Minute guided wildlife cruise around the island exploring bays and inlets.
Just 30 minutres from Perth centre, the port city of Fremantle was recently named in Lonely Planet's Best in Travel as the 7th best city in the world find streets buzzing with buskers and wild art collections as music floats out of trendy eateries. Whether its fish and chips at the Fishing Boat Harbour or a tram ride to the famed Cappuccino Strip, don't miss a visit here.
Go where the sea turns to gold. 19 glorious beaches encompasse the coastline of metroplolitan Perth from Cottesloe to Two Rocks. While in the day time the waves and the beach is inviting, stay for sunset at one of the beach front cafes for a front row view of why the coast gets its name. If you want to catch surf, head to Trigg, Waterman's Bay or Mettams.
A perfect day trip from the city. Head into the Nambung National Park to visit the renowned Pinnacles Desert. These spinney structures are believed to have been created millions of years ago when seashells were broken down into sand and then eroded by water and wind. Take a day to and meet a koala and kanagaroos on the way as well as experience 4WD-ing and sandboarding on the 2km long dunes.
Visit an enticing mosaic of pristine natural wonders, premium wineries, relaxed microbreweries, world-class restaurants, spectacular beaches, towering forests, inspirational artisans, warm and friendly locals, with a laid-back persona all of its own. Make your own way to the region following our South West coastal self drive taking in Busselton, Dunsborough, Augusta and of course the Margaret River itself.