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David was born in Perth, Western Australia, and has lived in Busselton, the Swan Valley, Perth Hills, inner Perth, and now resides in one of the northern coastal suburbs.

Wendy was born in London and moved to Perth where she married David after meeting in London. This was over 22 years ago and they now have twin teenage daughters. Wendy is the owner of Perthtravelers.

Their family has travelled extensively within Western Australia (and other states) and wants to share the beauty of WA with you.

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Western Australia Regions

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Perth & Surrounds

The Perth region consists of Western Australia’s capital city and the areas surrounding it.

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South West

The South West, in the south-western corner of Australia, is Western Australia’s most popular tourist destination.

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Great Southern

The Great Southern region of Western Australia is located on the south coast, which includes a rugged coastline and tall timber forests.

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Coral Coast

The Coral Coast has over 1000 km of stunning coastline and one of the most accessible reefs in the world.

a white sand beach with calm turquoise water lapping onto it and green hills in the distance and a blue sky

Golden Outback

Goldfields-Esperance is the largest region in Western Australia and is located to the south east corner of the state.

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North West

Australia’s North West includes the Kimberley and Pilbara regions, including Broome. Get a real outback experience.

Western Australia Road Trips

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Perth to Albany

See the best of the South West in this epic Perth to Albany road trip, via Margaret River & Southern Forests.

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Perth to Esperance

Various Perth to Esperance road trip itineraries depending on how much time you have. Choose to go via Margaret River, Albany, or Kalgoorlie.

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Perth to Exmouth

Take Coral Coast’s scenic highway from Perth to Esperance. Find out where to stop along the way and where to stay.

Join our Facebook Group for more inspiration and get answers to any questions you may have.

Itineraries

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Perth in 1 day

If you’ve only got 24 hours to explore the city, see this itinerary for the best of Perth in one epic day.

Where to Stay in Perth

Perth Getaways

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Ferguson Valley

Think lush rolling green hills, boutique wineries, farm stays, delicious food, and craft breweries – that’s the Ferguson Valley.

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Kalbarri

If you’re looking for a fun adventure and natural beauty, visit Kalbarri – you won’t be stuck for natural attractions.

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Margaret River

Margaret River is one of Perth’s most popular getaways. It has something for everyone with trails, wineries, beaches, and natural attractions.

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