No fires in Margaret River despite national crisis

fires in Margaret River

Much of Australia is under threat from bushfires, but there are no fires in Margaret River and the region is proving a summer safe haven. The popular holiday getaway in Western Australia’s South-West is experiencing its annual summer holiday boom. And according to the Department of Fire and Emergency Services, there are no major bushfires […]

Margaret River’s favourite hike just got shorter!

Margaret River's favourite hike

Margaret River’s favourite hike has become easier to tackle! That’s because the Cape to Cape Track has officially been revised down to 124km. The revision is 11km less than the 135km total which has been used for many years as the designated length of Margaret River’s favourite hike. It’s good news for hikers planning to […]

Trail running in Margaret River a big hit

running the Cape to Cape Track

A new trail running in Margaret River experience is off to a flying start with the first athlete giving it the thumbs up. Cape To Cape Explorer Tours has just launched a self-guided option for tackling the Margaret River region’s 124km Cape to Cape Track in only three days. The equivalent of running a marathon […]

Historian’s solo journey on Cape to Cape walk

Cape to Cape walk

A West Australian historian is retracing the past by hiking solo on Margaret River’s Cape to Cape walk. Ron Chapman has wanted to hike the 135km Cape to Cape Track since researching and recording the oral histories of West Australian timber towns. This week, the former Australian Navy officer turned historian is fulfilling a dream […]

“Amazing” Cape to Cape Track competition win

Cape to Cape Track

Trekking the Cape to Cape Track is a “dream come true” for mad-keen hiker Abbey Freer, who is our 2019 Great Walks Magazine competition winner. The 27-year-old outdoors enthusiast from Adelaide said she’d never been to the Margaret River region. But hiking the Cape to Cape Track was on her bucket list and she couldn’t wait to […]

Gucci team explores the Cape to Cape Track

Luxury Margaret River travel experts, Experiencesmith, Smiths Beach Resort and Cape to Cape Explorer Tours had the pleasure of hosting the executive team from Gucci Australia over the weekend. The team took a walk on Sunday morning with Cape to Cape Explorer Tours Managing Director Gene Hardy to one of the most secluded and picturesque locations just south […]