Whether you are on a holiday with family or travelling on your own, there may be nothing better than a trip to the great places in the Land Down Under. One of the places you should visit is Busselton. Only two and a half hours southwest of Perth, this city offers a package deal of fun for every holidaymaker.
Busselton’s has received awards as one of Western Australia’s Top Tourism Towns in 1995 and 1996. There are many attractions in Busselton, which make it a favourite location for short holidays.
Here are a few things to do in Busselton:
A View from the Skies
Looking for adrenaline? Busselton offers tandem skydiving for adventure seekers. From a height of 15,000 feet, you can feel the adrenaline rush as you freefall. The best thing about skydiving is you will have a bird’s eye view of the cityscape.
A Stroll through the Park
Nature-lovers can relax, wonder, or have a picnic in the Tuart Forest National Park. The place is the only forest in the world composed of pure tuart trees. Tuart is a species of Eucalyptus trees native to the southwest region of Western Australia.
A Nice Walk to an Underwater Attraction
Another activity you can do is a nice morning walk across Busselton Jetty. Once you reach the end of the jetty, go into the Underwater Observatory where you can view coral and marine life.
A Close Encounter with Whales
Splash and feel the cool waters when you hit the beach of Busselton. You can also voyage farther out into the sea on charter boats and go whale watching. The best time to do this activity is from September to December.
As a tourist town, Busselton offers a mix of relaxation and excitement. The next time you plan your holiday, you might want to include an activity or two that you can only experience in this city.