Category Archives: Southwest

The Wave House Yallingup – the coolest beach shack in the southwest

The Wave House

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If you like a house with character and don’t mind foregoing five-star luxury, then the Wave House near Yalingup is the coolest holiday house in the southwest. Perched high up on the hill overlooking Indijup Beach, the Wave House has panoramic views of one of the region’s most stunning beach. Continue reading The Wave House Yallingup – the coolest beach shack in the southwest

The Killer Whales at Bremer Canyon

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Image courtesy of Keith Lightbody

Updated 20 January 2018

Each year from January to April, an incredible natural wonder takes place, in a tiny speck of ocean 65km off the coast of Bremer Bay in Australia’s remote southwest. This small spot, deep in the southern ocean becomes a hotbed of activity for the ocean’s most magnificent creatures.  Killer whales, sperm whales, masses of sharks, giant squid, huge oceanic sunfish and schools of tuna all converge here to fight for food and supremacy. Continue reading The Killer Whales at Bremer Canyon

The Dog’s Guide to Margaret River – Dog Friendly Campsites and Wineries

The dog's guide to going south

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Last updated: March 2017

Do you love camping or caravanning but hate leaving your four-legged bestie at home? So do I. Our dog, Billie Jean loves road trips and camping as much as we do and it breaks my heart to leave her behind. I know that she would be wagging her tail the entire time and going on a trip without her just isn’t the same. Continue reading The Dog’s Guide to Margaret River – Dog Friendly Campsites and Wineries

Walk the Cape to Cape Track in Margaret River

Margaret River Cape to Cape

The Cape to Cape Track in Western Australia’s Margaret River region is one of Australia’s iconic bush walks and the best ways to explore the stunning landscape of the southwest. The 135km long trail is Australia’s longest coastal walk, connecting Cape Naturaliste in the north with Cape Leeuwin, Australia’s most south-westerly point. Continue reading Walk the Cape to Cape Track in Margaret River