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Welcome to West Australian Explorer

Hi there, I'm Nina and I love exploring WA. I want you to discover all the amazing places and things to do that make Western Australia such a unique part of the world to visit.

It doesn't matter if you're West Aussie local like me or a first time visitor, this site is here to help you explore the best of WA.


May 25, 2020
Camping near Perth

20 Awesome places to go camping near Perth

Due to Covid19 some of the listed campsites here may still be closed. Check with the individual site before you go.  There’s absolutely no shortage of […]
May 12, 2020

How to Create the Ultimate Australian Camping Ute

While some camping travellers prefer to stay in a luxurious 5-star resort, or even camping at their favourite caravan park down south, more adventurous travellers prefer […]
March 22, 2020
How long does a skydive last

How long does a skydive last?

Skydiving – it’s on a lot of bucket lists but many people are often confused about how long a skydive lasts, getting confused between the entire […]
March 16, 2020
Margaret River Attractions

10 unmissable attractions in the Margaret River Region

There's no shortage of amazing attractions in Margaret River. See which places in Margaret River you definitely won't want to miss on a visit to Margaret River.
March 16, 2020

How to stay clean when camping – a guide to good personal hygiene

Camping is so much fun, but taking care of personal hygiene can be such a challenge. It doesn’t matter if you are an experienced camper, or […]
March 12, 2020
Swan Valley Breweries

A Beer Enthusiast’s Guide to the Swan Valley

Ever wondered how best to spend your day in the Swan Valley region of Western Australia? While you could venture over to Whiteman Park and enjoy […]
February 21, 2020
Swim with dolphins Western Australia

Where to swim with dolphins in Perth for a truly wild encounter

Swimming with wild dolphins is one of the most unique experiences in Perth. Find out what to expect on a wild dolphin tour with Perth Wildlife Encounters.
February 8, 2020
Mountain biking Margaret River

Mountain biking in Margaret River – 5 trails to try for all levels

Mountain biking in Margaret River is a stunning way to explore the natural beauty of this region. Here we uncover some of the best trails in the region suitable for beginner to expert riders.


July 3, 2019
Perth to Exmouth Road Trip

Perth to Exmouth Road Trip – here’s all you need to know for an awesome drive

West Australia is the self-declared road trip state and one of the best drives in WA is this trip along the gorgeous Coral Coast. From the […]
January 25, 2019
Perth to Margaret River drive

Perth to Margaret River drive – here are the places where you need to stop

It’s only a three-hour drive from Perth to Margaret River, but as we all know, life’s about experiencing the journey, so why rush it? With so […]
June 12, 2018
incredible Wildflowers

The incredible Wildflowers of Western Australia

The wildflowers of Western Australia are one of the most spectacular flower displays in the world. Between July and October, many parts of the state become […]
March 25, 2017
Places to propose in Western Australia

Western Australia’s most magical places to propose

WA is a treasure trove of beautiful, unique places to pop the question to the love of your life. Proposing marriage to that special someone is […]