Things to do in Busselton

Things to do in Busselton

Looking for things to do and places to visit in Busselton? Busselton, located on the southwest tip of Western Australia, is a short hop from the world-renowned Margaret River wine region.  It has twice been crowned as Western Australia’s Top Tourism Town, known for its sheltered beach and seasonal humpback whales.  Most importantly, it is famous for its 19th-century jetty.  In conclusion, Busselton satisfies all tastes and budgets. For more information on Busselton, please visit www.busselton.wa.gov.au/City-of-Busselton.

Busselton Jetty

Things to Do in Busselton
With grassy patches for a romantic picnic, long concrete walking paths, children’s playgrounds, barbeque facilities, covered seating, wind powered lights, and water refill stations, the Busselton foreshore is a buzzing hub full of awesome hang out areas, delicious restaurants, and beautiful costal views.

Crowned as the Top Major Tourist Attraction in 2018, the Busselton Jetty is a must-see when you visit Busselton. The jetty is 1.8 km long and ranks as the longest jetty in the Southern Hemisphere and the second longest globally. Visit the Busselton Jetty, the greatest artificial reef in Australia. You can also explore the natural wonders that lie beneath it. For more information, please visit www.westernaustralia.com/us/Attraction/Busselton_Jetty

Underwater Observatory

First, explore one of only six underwater observatories at the Busselton Jetty.  Descend 8 metres below the ocean’s surface to marvel at the vividly-coloured tropical and sub-tropical corals, sponges, fish and invertebrates.  Further, observe more than 300 marine species in their natural habitat through the viewing windows at various levels. For more information, please visit www.busseltonjetty.com.au/underwater-observatory/

Jetty Train

Secondly, experience the solar-powered electric jetty train, which is the perfect way to experience Busselton Jetty.  Sit back and relax on your 1.7 km journey across Geographe Bay’s calm, clear waters.  You can also enjoy the glimpses of dolphins frolicking as you journey. For more information, please visit www.busseltonjetty.com.au/jetty-train/

Seasonal Activities

Thirdly, enjoy summer activities such as mermaid tours, jet boat adventures, diving, snorkelling, under-sea walks, canoe tours, and creative art classes.  You can make a booking for any of the following activities.

Email: [email protected] Phone: 9754 0900 Or visit the Interpretive Centre at the base of the jetty.

Dive, Snorkel and Undersea Walk

Be at this fantastic, wonder-filled place beneath the Busselton Jetty with changing views from minute to minute.  It would help if you got up close and personal with the amazing marine world.

Jet Boat Adventures

This is one of the best things to do and places to visit in Busselton. Go on a jet boat thrill ride adventure on the open waters.  Experience exhilarating 270o spins, power brake stops, doughnuts & fishtails with a speed of up to 90 km/hour.

Canoe Tours

Firstly, take off on a 1.5-hour journey along and under the longest timber-piled jetty in the Southern Hemisphere.  Secondly, explore the marine life of Busselton. And finally, learn about the environment & sustainability as well as the history of Geographe Bay.

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