FROM PERTH G4 27 – “WAVE ROCK & SOUTH WEST” – Premium, Gold & Platinum Service – 4 DAYS

Margaret River Wine Region - Busselton Jetty Underwater Observatory - Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse - Yeagerup Dunes - Tree Top Walk / Valley of the Giants - Tall Timber Forests, Southern Ocean - Albany Anzac National Centre - Whale World History - Wave Rock - Rock Art - Gnamma Holes Tour Code G4 27 -   ()

AN EXPERIENCE FROM PERTH TO WAVE ROCK

ANOTHER AUSTOUR G4 UNIQUE EXPERIENCE BY 4WD – 4 Days

G4 = Minimum/maximum 4 clients private charter travelling in a top of the range

4WD vehicle with specialist driver/guide

Margaret River Wine Region – Busselton Jetty Underwater Observatory – Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse – 

Yeagerup Dunes – Tree Top Walk / Valley of the Giants – Tall Timber Forests – Southern Ocean – 

Albany Anzac National Centre – Whale World History – Wave Rock – Rock Art – Gnamma Holes

Perth, Busselton Jetty, Boranup Forest, Cape Leeuwin To Margaret River Day 1

Depart Perth and travel south to Busselton for a train ride on the longest jetty in the Australia to the Underwater Observatory – see colourful soft coral on wood pylons at the end of the jetty. Enjoy a delicious two course lunch with wine at Watershed Premium Wines in renowned Margaret River Wine Region. Tour through Boranup Karri Forest, a fantastic soft adventure drive through towering karri trees, some over 60m in height, with sunlight streaming onto their smooth bright trunks. Maybe spot emus or kangaroos and many colourful birds.

Visit Cape Leeuwin to see the convergence of the Southern Ocean and the Indian Ocean highlighted with the Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse Tower Climb.

Meals:
Morning tea, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner
Accommodation:
Margaret River Quality Inn Twin Share = Premium & Gold. Rosewood Guesthouse B&B = Platinum

Yeagerup Dunes, Southern Ocean, Tree Top Walk, Valley of the Giants To Albany Day 2

Early morning rise to tour to Pemberton, an old timber town that now enjoys a new life style showing off its natural beauty of old growth Karri forests. Join a local tour to experience the largest inland dune system in the Southern Hemisphere – the Yeagerup Dunes, walk on old logging trails in the towering ancient Karri forests and drive on an endless beach on the Southern Ocean.

Visit the amazing Tree Top Walk and Valley of the Giants. Stroll among the upper branches of giant Tingle and Karri Trees for a “bird’s eye view” of the southern forests. Nearby under the Tree Top Walk is a winding boardwalk that takes you through a grove of veteran Red Tingle trees known as the Ancient Empire. You can even walk through the hollowed out butt of one tree. Continue on to Albany for your overnight stay.

Meals:
Breakfast, morning tea, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner
Accommodation:
Dog Rock Motel Twin Share = Premium & Gold. The Beach House at Bayside B&B = Platinum

Natural Bridge and The Gap, Whale World, National Anzac Centre, Hyden Day 3

This morning explore scenic Albany and environs. Albany, a port city, is the oldest European settlement in Western Australia with a fascinating, rich history with British and French connections, which has been preserved.

Visit Torndirrup National Park to see the iconic Natural Bridge and The Gap, which have stunning views of the southern coast. The Natural Bridge is a granite formation caused by the gradual wearing away of the rock by the Great Southern Ocean.

Join a tour at Whale World. The Historic Whaling Station is situated on the site of the old Cheynes Beach Whaling Company, located on the picturesque southern coast of King George Sound at Albany. Explore the fascinating whaling history of Albany, whaling ceased operating mid 1970’s.

Visit Mt Clarence to see the Anzac Desert Corp Memorial with views over the Princess Royal Harbour and King George Sound. The impressive Anzac Desert Mounted Corps Memorial is a duplicate of the original statue erected in Suez in the 1930’s. Today Albany is known as the birthplace of the Anzac story and the home of the National Anzac Centre. Visit the remarkable display of the Anzac story. In late 1914 over 41,000 Australians and New Zealanders left Albany, bound for the Great War. This is their story.

After lunch set off through the magnificent Stirling Ranges to Lake Grace and on to Hyden, home of Wave Rock, a fascinating natural phenomena.

Overnight stay at Hyden, a small eastern wheat belt town that has a very strong community base welcoming visitors to visit and stay to see their regional icon Wave Rock

Meals:
Breakfast, morning tea, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner
Accommodation:
Hyden Wave Rock Hotel Motel Twin Share = Premium, Gold & Platinum

Wave Rock, Hippo’s Yawn, Mulka’s Cave, Gnamma Holes, York To Perth Day 4

Geologists believe the original formation was sculptured and coloured by chemicals over 2,700 million years to take on its wave-like character.

Wave Rock rises 15m above the ground and 110 metres long is like a giant wave about to break. You can climb to the top of the Hyden rock formation for to see other rock formation at the top and take in the expansive views of the region.

Visit Mulka’s Cave which has the largest hand art gallery in the southern Western Australia and Gnamma Holes (Aboriginal water holes) which were used in nomadic times.

After lunch visit York, Western Australia’s first inland rural town 1831. Heritage listed, York is a historic and charming rural town rich in Victorian and Federation buildings.   Return to your Perth accommodation at approx. 6.00 pm.

Meals:
Breakfast, morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea

Prices: 

Premium Class: $4285

Gold Class:  $4430

Platinum Class: $4605    

prices are per person, twin share, minimum/maximum four persons

Prices valid to 31st March 2017.

Departs: Daily

you choose your departure date, year round (excluding 22nd December to 2nd January)

Tour cost includes:

  • Pick Up and Drop Off from your hotel.
  • The provision of a modern, top of the range four wheel drive vehicle.
  • The services of an experienced and accredited driver / guide.
  • The provision of 3 star comfortable accommodation–twin share basis.
  • Morning and afternoon teas.
  • The provision of breakfasts, lunches and evening meals.
  • Welcome drink prior to evening meal.
  • The payment of all accommodation, visits, attractions and entry fees as per itinerary.

Excludes:

  • Travel to/from Perth.
  • Evening supper.
  • Single accommodation – on application.
  • Items of a personal nature.
  • Provision of alcohol with meals except where stated on itinerary.
  • Travel insurance.

Special Note: Travel insurance is highly recommended – refer Bookings/Travel Insurance. Austour Tour special group rates are applicable. Please read Austour’s Conditions of Travel.

Child: up to and including 16 years of age and sharing with two adults.

Itinerary and inclusions subject to change.

 

Please contact our reservation team regarding enquiries and bookings.

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