6 days in Western Australia Itinerary

6 days in Western Australia Itinerary

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6 days in Western Australia Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly + bus:  12​h 30​min
1
Margaret River
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
2
Perth
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
End: Sydney

2
nights
Margaret River

A low-rise, laid-back town of approximately 4,500 inhabitants, Margaret River serves as an ideal local base to explore the surrounding wine region.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): take in the waterfront at Busselton Jetty and then awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Fri): Head underground at Lake Cave, then Head underground at Mammoth Cave, and then indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink.

To find other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Margaret River trip planner.

Sydney to Margaret River is an approximately 12.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Margaret River is minus 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can drive to Perth.

Things to do in Margaret River

Tours Nature Parks

Side Trips

Boranup, Busselton Jetty
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Beer Tastings & Tours
Lake Cave ©
Lake Cave
Mammoth Cave ©
Mammoth Cave

3
nights
Perth

Perth ©
A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
Venture out of the city with trips to Caversham Wildlife Park (in Whiteman) and Fremantle Prison (in Fremantle). There's much more to do: stroll around Kings Park and Botanic Garden, pause for some photo ops at State War Memorial, steep yourself in history at The Perth Mint, and contemplate the waterfront views at Swan River.

For ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Perth trip maker app .

You can drive from Margaret River to Perth in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. September in Perth sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Perth

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Fremantle Prison, Cottesloe Beach, Caversham Wildlife Park
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Swan River ©
Swan River
Cottesloe Beach ©
Cottesloe Beach
Caversham Wildlife Park ©
Caversham Wildlife Park

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