What to do in Margaret River, Western Australia

by | 23 Jul | Attractions, Beaches, Listing, Nature, Parks, Top 100 Experiences, Wildlife | 0 comments

Margaret River is located in Western Australia and it’s a fantastic place to visit while you are on vacation. If you want to have an enjoyable time with your family, it’s recommended that you visit some of the 7 places that you will find below. All 7 of these attractions can be done in a single day! If you are short on time or you simply want to pack your day with as much excitement as possible, this is a list made perfectly for you. Margaret River is a place where you can relax with your family and have an enjoyable time with your loved ones. If you are ready to make the most out of your vacation, continue reading and explore some of the 7 things below.

Vasse Felix vineyard picnic Margaret River

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The Margaret River Visitor Centre
You may want to start your trip out by going to the visitor centre. This is a place where you can go to learn about the attractions in Margaret River. They have helpful information and they can give you brochures and pamphlets so that you can learn about the tourism opportunities in the area. The visitor centre has proven to be reliable and extremely helpful for most travellers that come here.

Lake Cave
Lake Cave is a truly stunning place in Australia. Packed with crystals, it’s one of the only caves and lakes that is completely reflective. There is really a magical feeling when you are at Lake Cave. It is actually famous for its suspended table, which is a five tonne column of calcite that you will find just below the ceiling. It hangs directly above the lake and it has very impressive features.

Amaze’n Margaret River
Amaze’n is a giant hedge maze that has botanical Gardens. It includes a playground, a free undercover area with gas barbecues, and sheltered picnic tables. It’s a great place to unwind and have some fun with your family and maybe even kick back for a barbecue. The maze truly offer some fun and excitement, it’s an outdoor game that never gets old. There is also an air-conditioned and heated café that you can visit and enjoy lunch, coffee, and indoor games and puzzles.

Mammoth Cave
Mammoth Cave is once again located in Margaret River, it has somewhat of a Gothic like feel and it’s the perfect home for a true caveman. There are actually two words that you can take which are self-guided, allowing you to wear and audio headset that takes you along for a journey inside the cave. There is also an elevated boardwalk where you can see animal bones and fossils. Throughout the walk, you will hear commentary about some of the extinct animals that once lived in a cave.

Gnarabup Beach
Gnarabup Beach is one of the nicest beaches in Margaret River. If you are in Australia, this is a beach that you do not want to miss. The views are absolutely stunning, the beaches filled with enjoyable people, and the reviews online have been phenomenal. Everyone who visits Gnarabup Beach has an enjoyable time and truly walks away from Australia feeling like they have accomplished their goals Period if you want to take your friends and family for something fun and Margaret River, the beach is one of the best places to go.

Golf Club
If you enjoy golfing, there is also a golf club in Margaret River with a golf course that is very well maintained and a true blast to play. You can take your entire family out for a game of golf and have an enjoyable time in the Australian climate. The friendly staff members will even accompany you and make the process easy.

Eagles Heritage Wildlife Centre
Another place that you don’t want to miss while you are in Margaret River Australia is Eagles Heritage Wildlife Centre. This is a great place to find all sorts of wildlife, with a focus on Australians native birds. You can see some of the most magical birds that are endangered, or possibly injured. It’s one of the great places of Australia to see a huge collection of birds and the cheap entry fee of just $15 makes it very affordable as well. If you like birds and you want to see wildlife that’s needed to Australia, Eagles Heritage Wildlife Centre is the perfect place to visit and all of this can be done in a single day.