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Bushtucker River and Winery Tours

Bushtucker River and Winery Tours are the most awarded tour in Southwest Western Australia (1996, 1999, 2002 State Tourism Awards). The Lonely Planet World Guide states “Bushtucker Tours are the best value for money in Australia”.

Both Winery and River Tours depart daily from Margaret River, Bussleton, Dunsborough, daily, and can be booked from 0800 to 2000 through Helen Lee, winner of the inaugural FACET Best Tour Guide Western Australia award.

1. The Bushtucker Winery Tour – 1100 to 1700 includes an excellent wine appreciation tasting in an ancient 300 year old Karri Forest. A visit to five or six great vineyard estates, 40 wines to try, seven ports and liquors and chocolate and cheese tastings of seven gourmet treats! A gourmet winery lunch including wild foods and locally produced specialties is served at 1330 at a boutique winery. Bring your camera for great memories and enjoy the qualified wine and nature guide’s specialist Margaret River experience!

2. Bustucker River Tours -1000 to 1400 are the only way to experience the five heritage and cultural sites on the pristine Margaret River. Explore ancient islands, forests, cliffs, Aboriginal caves, a hand built stone homestead and wild foods of the region. A large gourmet picnic including wild foods is provided on the river; with four hours of adventure and specialist nature and heritage commentary. Eco-canoes accommodate two to four people on a soft adventure for all ages and abilities.

“Come on down – the river and wine are waiting!”

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The Bushtucker River Tour

1000 to 1400 are the only way to experience the five heritage and cultural sites on the pristine Margaret River. Explore ancient islands, forests, cliffs, Aboriginal caves, a hand built stone homestead and wild foods of the region. A large gourmet picnic including wild foods is provided on the river; with four hours of adventure and specialist nature and heritage commentary. Eco-canoes accommodate two to four people on a soft adventure for all ages and abilities.

The Bushtucker Winery Tour

1100 to 1700 – includes an excellent wine appreciation tasting in an ancient 300 year old Karri Forest. A visit to five or six great vineyard estates, 40 wines to try, seven ports and liquors and chocolate and cheese tastings of seven gourmet treats!

Activites and Experiences at Bushtucker River and Winery Tours

  • National Tourism Accreditation Program
  • Visitor Information Centre National Accreditation
  • Direct
  • Inbound
  • Retail
  • Wholesale
  • Car park Car parking available on premises may be outdoor or undercover or security parking
  • Public Transport Public Transport is available (taxi, bus, train, tram)
  • Public toilet Facilities for personal hygiene
  • Waiting Area Waiting area is provided
  • Active
  • Adventure Unusual and exciting experience or an endurance race consisting of a variety of adventure activities
  • Aussie Lifestyle
  • Beach
  • Rural/Country Relating to the rural/country lifestyle (ie agricultural or pastoral)
  • Cruise To sail from place to place for pleasure
  • Cultural Relating to specific cultures within Australia
  • Eco Tourism
  • Educational Proving visitor with some type of instruction or learning experience
  • Environmental
  • Flora and Fauna Relating to Plant and Animal Life
  • Food and Wine Tasting and/or purchasing renowned food or wine product
  • Health and Fitness
  • Historic/Heritage Nation’s historic buildings, monuments, countryside etc, especially when regarded worthy of preservation
  • Marine
  • National Park A national park is an area that is recognised for its natural features that are protected by controlled access and usage
  • Nature based Relating to the natural environment
  • Soft Adventure Experiencing some adventure but in comfort and style
  • Shopping Organised shopping or shopping at well know retail outlets
  • Water based Relating to any activity based on water
  • Wildflower The flower of an uncultivated plant
  • Wildlife Animals living in their natural environment or attractions that provide visitors with the opportunity to view a variety of wildlife
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Japanese
  • Swedish
  • 18-35’s
  • Adult Getaway
  • Backpacking/Unstructured
  • Family
  • Group
  • Senior
  • Single
  • Tourism Council Australia
  • Bankcard
  • Cash
  • Electronic Funds Transfer at Point of Sale
  • MasterCard
  • Visa
  • Air-conditioning
  • Commentary Descriptive information provided during trip/tour.
  • Drop off Transport of persons/car to hotels or specific locations in local area from arrival point.
  • Host/Hostess Host or hostess is available on tour
  • Meal
  • Meet & Greet Welcoming service on arrival
  • Pickup Transport of persons/cars etc from hotels or specific locations in local area to departure point
  • Resource Material Resource materials such as brochures, handouts, maps provided to aid understanding of trip/tour.
  • Seat belts Seat Belts are fitted to the service transport
  • Toilet
  • Canoe
  • Coach
  • Coaster
  • Kayak
  • Walk

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