Fringed by turquoise blue waters and boasting a range of activities and adventures for the whole family to enjoy, Busselton is by far one of the most idealic holiday destinations located in the southern parts of Western Australia. Famous for its 2km long jetty where you can enjoy year round fishing as well as being known for its relaxed atmosphere, secluded bays, beautiful beaches, water sports and scenery, Busselton will quickly become one of our favourite locations for a vacation.
There are annual events to base your holiday around, the neighbouring region of the Margaret River and plenty of places to go right here in Busselton such as the new canal and marina development where you can kick back and have a drink or enjoy some of Busselton's famous delicacies. Meet up with friends for a laid back coffee as you admire the views or take the family out for a fabulous meal one night while you are here.
A trip to the nearby Margaret River is always a must where you can visit countless wineries and vineyards, cellar doors and restaurants and take in some of the local sights. Busselton is also closely located to Bunbury, another one of WA best kept secrets. You can find Perth three hours to the north, so if you are up for a scenic tour of the region why not make your way to the big smoke to see what adventures it holds for you too.
Busselton was voted Western Australia's top tourism town twice as there is everything you could possibly want or need for an exciting holiday right at your fingertips. It is the ideal place to have an adventure holiday, a relaxing holiday or plan the ideal honeymoon or trip away with friends. There miles of beaches for as far as the eye can see with beautiful calm ocean waters that just beacon you to swim in. And the main beach where plenty of family fun can be enjoyed it lined with lush parklands and tall standing pine trees that create the ideal setting for the perfect day in the sun.
Why not take the kids to the Underwater Observatory at the end of the jetty for a close encounter with an array of tropical fish and coral in the observation chamber some eight meters below the water level. You can take a casual stroll along the main shopping street where you can find plenty of shopping treats, cafes and restaurants to enjoy as well as the old courtroom and jail which has recently been converted into an arts centre.
A day out on the water wish some fishing or diving is also on the cards or perhaps you might like try some water skiing, wind surfing, sailing or snorkelling. The waters that ribbon this part of the coastline hold many wonders and these are only a few of them. You can bring your own boat or book yourself onto a range of charters that will have you out on the water in no time at all. The kids will love the waterslides, the flying fox, carousel and racing cars that are placed on the waterfront where they can play all day long while you kick back and relax.
Busselton offers a variety of accommodation for all types of travellers, from business persons through to backpackers, families, couples and honeymooners; everyone will find exactly what they are searching for when travelling to Busselton. Choose from wonderful hotels, motels, caravan parks, hostels, apartments and beautiful landscaped resorts that provide first rate accommodation.
So start planning a trip to Busselton for a time to remember and see why so many people keep coming back to this spectacular destination.
|Busselton website linking partners:|