60 days in Western Australia Itinerary

60 days in Western Australia Itinerary

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60 days in Western Australia Itinerary

Start: Bristol
train + Fly:  25​h
1
Broome
— 6 nights
Fly + Drive:  11​h 45​min
2
Exmouth
— 6 nights
Drive:  7​h 45​min
3
Denham
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
4
Kalbarri
— 5 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
5
Cervantes
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
6
Fremantle
— 5 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
7
Esperance
— 7 nights
Drive:  5​h
8
Albany
— 8 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
9
Margaret River
— 11 nights
+2
bus + Fly + train:  27​h
End: Bristol

6
nights
Broome

Broome ©
A relaxed town of tree-shaded streets and scenic coastal stretches, Broome gained renown as a center of the pearling industry in the late 19th century.
Visiting Dolphin & Whale Watching and Reddell Beach will get you outdoors. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Broome Bird Observatory and Nature & Wildlife Tours. There's lots more to do: explore the different monuments and memorials at Japanese Cemetery, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catholic Diocese of Broome, identify plant and animal life at Malcolm Douglas Crocodile Park and Animal Refuge, and play a few rounds at Broome Golf Club.

To find photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Broome trip planner .

Bristol, UK to Broome is an approximately 25-hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or fly. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 8 hours traveling from Bristol to Broome. In February, daytime highs in Broome are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to travel to Exmouth.

Things to do in Broome

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Reddell Beach ©
Reddell Beach
Broome Bird Observatory ©
Broome Bird Observatory
Roebuck Bay ©
Roebuck Bay

6
nights
Exmouth

Exmouth ©
Exmouth is a town on the tip of the North West Cape in Western Australia. Visit Ningaloo Coast World Heritage Area and Wobiri Beach for some beach relaxation. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Ningaloo Marine Park and Scuba & Snorkeling. Spend the 7th (Thu) exploring nature at Mandu Mandu Gorge. And it doesn't end there: meet some fierce fish with a shark diving experience, stroll through Osprey Bay, glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, and pause for some photo ops at Potshot Memorial.

For photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Exmouth online trip builder .

You can do a combination of flight and car from Broome to Exmouth in 12 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Broome in March since evenings lows in Exmouth dip to 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can go by car to Denham.

Things to do in Exmouth

Outdoors Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Ningaloo Reef, Ningaloo Marine Park
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Ningaloo Reef ©
Ningaloo Reef
Shark Diving
Fishing Charters & Tours

3
nights
Denham

Denham ©
Denham is the administrative town for the Shire of Shark Bay, Western Australia. Get in touch with nature at Hamelin Pool Stromatolites and Little Lagoon. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Shark Bay and Shell Beach. Spend the 10th (Sun) exploring nature at Francois Peron National Park. And it doesn't end there: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Ocean Park Aquarium, step off the mainland to explore Dirk Hartog Island, and take some stellar pictures from Eagle Bluff.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Denham day trip planning tool .

You can drive from Exmouth to Denham in 8 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and car; or fly. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can go by car to Kalbarri.

Things to do in Denham

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Dirk Hartog Island
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Shark Bay ©
Shark Bay
Francois Peron National Park ©
Francois Peron National Park
Hamelin Pool Stromatolites ©
Hamelin Pool Stromatolites

5
nights
Kalbarri

Kalbarri ©
Isolated and lapped at by the warm waters of the Indian Ocean, the town of Kalbarri boasts a picturesque location amid the dunes and sands of westerly Western Australia.
Visit Chinaman's Beach and Pot Alley Beach for some beach relaxation. Discover out-of-the-way places like Kayaking & Canoeing and Rainbow Jungle. There's lots more to do: explore the striking landscape at Nature’s Window, contemplate the waterfront views at Murchison River, identify plant and animal life at Kalbarri Pelican Feeding, and take some stellar pictures from Island Rock & Natural Bridge.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Kalbarri road trip planning website .

Traveling by car from Denham to Kalbarri takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Cervantes.

Things to do in Kalbarri

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Kalbarri National Park
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Rainbow Jungle ©
Rainbow Jungle
Chinaman's Beach ©
Chinaman's Beach
Blue Holes ©
Blue Holes

4
nights
Cervantes

Cervantes ©
Cervantes is a town in Western Australia off Indian Ocean Drive about 198km north-north-west of the state capital, Perth in the Shire of Dandaragan local government area. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Nambung National Park and Fishing Charters & Tours. Relax by the water at Back Beach and Sandy Cape Recreation Park. Venture out of the city with trips to Badgingarra National Park (in Badgingarra) and Macpherson Homestead (in Carnamah). There's more to do: get great views at Molah Hill Lookout.

For photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Cervantes journey planning site .

You can drive from Kalbarri to Cervantes in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Fremantle.

Things to do in Cervantes

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Jurien Bay, Badgingarra National Park, Macpherson Homestead, Back Beach
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Nambung National Park ©
Nambung National Park
Fishing Charters & Tours
Sandy Cape Recreation Park ©
Sandy Cape Recreation Park

5
nights
Fremantle

Fremantle ©
Settled by colonists and convicts in 1829, Fremantle has transformed its infamous historical buildings into cultural centers.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Rockingham Beach and Mullaloo Beach. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Fremantle Prison and The Fremantle Round House. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Fremantle: Waterskiing & Jetskiing (in Mandurah), Mettam's Pool (in Trigg) and Perth (The Perth Mint, Kayaking & Canoeing, & more). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at City Beach, look for all kinds of wild species at Matilda Bay Reserve, tour the pleasant surroundings at Cottesloe Beach, and contemplate the long history of Norm wrightson hairway.

To see ratings, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Fremantle day trip planning site .

You can drive from Cervantes to Fremantle in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Fremantle are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to travel to Esperance.

Things to do in Fremantle

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Perth, Mullaloo Beach, Rockingham Beach, Cottesloe Beach, City Beach
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Matilda Bay Reserve ©
Matilda Bay Reserve
Mullaloo Beach ©
Mullaloo Beach
City Beach ©
City Beach

7
nights
Esperance

Esperance ©
Esperance is a town in the Goldfields-Esperance region of Western Australia, on the Southern Ocean coastline approximately 720km east-southeast of the state capital, Perth. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Twilight Bay and Thistle Cove. Step out of the city life by going to Lucky Bay and Cape Le Grand National Park. There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Blue Haven Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Fourth Beach, take a memorable drive along Great Ocean Drive, and contemplate the long history of Esperance Stonehenge.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Esperance trip maker .

Fly from Fremantle to Esperance in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Fremantle in March, plan for little chillier days in Esperance, with highs around 30°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to drive to Albany.

Things to do in Esperance

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Twilight Bay ©
Twilight Bay
Lucky Bay ©
Lucky Bay
Great Ocean Drive ©
Great Ocean Drive

8
nights
Albany

Albany ©
Founded as a military outpost in 1826, Albany is the oldest town in Western Australia, just barely gaining this title by being settled two years earlier than Fremantle and Perth.
Step out of the city life by going to Anvil Beach and Nanarup Beach. Explore hidden gems such as Lowlands Beach and Middleton Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Albany: Cheynes Beach (in Waychinicup National Park), Denmark (Ocean Beach, Parry Beach, & more) and Cosy Corner Beach (in Kronkup). Spend the 8th (Mon) observing fascinating marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour. The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Emu Point, kick back and relax at Misery Beach, pause for some photo ops at Desert Mounted Corps Memorial, and steep yourself in history at Princess Royal Fortress.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Albany trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Esperance to Albany takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Albany are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to drive to Margaret River.

Things to do in Albany

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Denmark, Nanarup Beach, Lowlands Beach, Cheynes Beach, Cosy Corner Beach
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Little Beach ©
Little Beach
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Lights Beach ©
Lights Beach

11
nights
Margaret River

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.
Visit Hamelin Bay Jetty and Water wheel for their historical value. Relax by the water at Surfers Point and Hamelin Bay. Venture out of the city with trips to Pemberton (Gloucester Tree & Big Brook Dam), Cape Naturaliste (Cape Naturaliste Walking Trails, Sugarloaf Rock, & more) and Yallingup (Smiths Beach, Yallingup Beach, & more). Spend the 18th (Thu) on a tasty journey with a beer tour and tasting. Next up on the itinerary: look for all kinds of wild species at Sunflowers Animal Farm, tour the pleasant surroundings at Gnarabup Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Margaret River Mouth Beach, and learn about winemaking at Brookwood Estate.

To see ratings, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Margaret River trip planner.

You can drive from Albany to Margaret River in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Margaret River

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Yallingup, Dunsborough, Cowaramup, Busselton, Wilyabrup
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Hamelin Bay ©
Hamelin Bay
Surfers Point ©
Surfers Point
Meelup Beach ©
Meelup Beach

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