Australia’s fine wine region of Margaret River was recently named Lonely Planet’s number one destination to visit in 2020. In addition to the rugged coastlines and picturesque vineyards, it also attributed food festivals, such as the Gourmet Escape, Truffle Kerfuffle, and Taste Great Southern; world-class surf; whale-watching; and coastal walks as reasons the region gained the prized top spot on the list.
Whether you are exploring the best of the West or escaping for a romantic weekend getaway, you’ll be captivated by the region. Take the stunning 3-hour scenic drive from Perth to experience the best Western Australia had to offer.
As you head south, be sure to stop off at the sleepy town of Busselton. The award-winning Busselton Jetty extends 1,841 meters out to sea. As one of the most recognizable icons in Western Australia, you can tick the train ride off your bucket list, along with dining 8 meters below the ocean’s surface.
To explore more of Margaret River and Yarra Valley