Surfing the South West
Grab your board, your mates and your wetsuit and explore the south west's world class waves.There are more than 40 places to surf - conditions ranging from powerful reef breaks to fun beach breaks.You'll find south west of Western Australia is one of the most consistent, scenic and laid back surfing destinations in the world.
Diving the Swan
Sitting in 35 metres of water and with a slight list, HMAS Swan Dive Wreck is truly a spectacular site. All kinds of fish and marine animals have made the wreck their home. HMAS Swan Dive Wreck is about a 15 minute boat ride out to sea from Meelup Beach. A number of commercial operators offer dive tours to the Swan Dive Wreck. You can also dive the Swan from a private boat by obtaining an access permit from the Dunsborough Visitor Centre.
Fishing the Cape
The southwest is home to many prize species of fish - Dhufish, Pink Snapper, Nannygai, Breaksea Cod and Queen Snapper to name a few. With many quiet bays, rocky outcrops and of course the famous Busselton Jetty to throw a line; as well there are deep sea charter boats. Best fishing is December to May with salmon running in April.
Skydive over Geographe Bay
Skydive with Southern Skydivers from 14,000ft and take in the scenery over Geographe Bay, the famous Buselton Jetty and the Margaret River region. Qualified tandem instructors take care of everything while you enjoy the ride.
A: Busselton Regional Airport
P: 1300 449 669
Broadwater Par 3 Golf Course
Set on 25 acres of natural bushland with a 9 hole course. Holes ranging from 91 metres to 174 metres all with grass greens. Suitable for all skill levels.
A: Fairway Drive, Busselton
P: 9754 2002
Busselton Golf Club
Designed by Murray Dawson. Broad fairways wind through beautiful woodland featuring magnificent redgums and peppermint trees, which host a wide variety of native bird. True fast greens are a prime feature of this championship course, rated by Australian Golf Digest magazine as one of the "Top 5" Western Australian courses outside the Perth metropolitan area.
A; 277 Chapman Hill Road, Busselton
P: 9753 1050
Dunsborough Lakes Resort Golf Course
A round of golf on this 18-hole championship course is challenging with water features, spectacular greens, and stunning vistas put this course on par with some of the best in the country. And with the prestigious Scott Golf Designs reviewing the layout, your game at Dunsborough Lakes Resort Golf Course is set to get even better.
A: Caves Road, Dunsborough
P: 9756 8733