Things to Do in Busselton

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.

Things to do in Busselton

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Day trip from Perth to Busselton
Busselton is a city in the South West region of the state of Western Australia approximately 220 km (140 mi) south-west of Perth. Busselton has a long history as a popular holiday destination for Western Australians. The city is best known for the Busselton Jetty, the longest wooden jetty in the Southern Hemisphere.

Here are our top picks to while away the time in near Busso.

Climb the Cape Naturaliste Lighthouse

Chase ghost stories and shipwreck legends at the Cape Naturaliste Lighthouse. You’ll hear plenty of yarns about shipwrecks, hardships and the spell of the coast. The stunning views of Geographe Bay are not just a bonus touch.

Seek Bliss at a Day Spa in Yallingup

Unwind and relax before the winter blues kick on in Yallingup. The area offers a wide range of day spas. You can bliss out with a massage, herbal body treatment and plenty of food and drinks. The Bodhi J is a good choice, with its pristine views.

Go to the Busselton Jetty

There is much to explore at the Busselton Jetty. The Underwater Observatory may be weather dependent, but you can always catch the jetty train.  Better still, stretch your legs and go for a stroll. The walk to the end is about 1.9km. Keep your eyes open to catch a glimpse of a whale.

Grab Some Fish and Chips from the Equinox            

The Equinox boasts scenic views of the Busselton Jetty and Geographe Bay. You can even get some takeaway fish chips and have a picnic on the foreshore (weather gods willing). But, you should head there around 5pm to catch the sunset.

Things to do in Busselton for Kids

Here are our top picks for things to do in Busselton with your kids.

Visit the Busselton Jetty

Ride the Jetty train at Busselton Jetty with the kids, and drink in the views of Geographe Bay. You might catch a glimpse of playful dolphins, and local fishermen at work. Let the kids take in the magic of the Underwater Observatory. Gaze at the breathtakingly beautiful world of vibrant marine life. If the family is up to it, you can try scuba diving or underwater walking.

Have a Beach Day at the Meelup Beach

The crystal clear water and the serene ambiance of Meelup Beach will captivate you. The beach is immaculate, and great for chilling out. You’ll find plenty of lawn areas, tables, amenities such as toilets and ample parking.