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The South West—Western Australia's most popular destination, with more than 1.5 million visitors annually—should not be missed if you are coming to this state, a fact well known by Perth residents, who flock here year-round for the wines, beaches, surfing, marine wildlife, forests, locally produced crafts and artisan products, and the country vistas.
The region stretches from
the port city of Bunbury—about two hours south of Perth by freeway and highway—through Busselton, Dunsborough, Margaret River (1½ hours farther south), and on to Augusta, at the tip of Cape Leeuwin.