The Gene Hardy story told in film

Gene Hardy story

The fascinating story of Cape To Cape Explorer Tours founder Gene Hardy has been captured in a beautifully filmed short video by Tourism Western Australia. Click HERE to watch “Margaret River Made Me: The Gene Hardy Story”. Gene counts himself as one of the luckiest men alive. Born and bred in Margaret River, his childhood […]

Borneo hiking adventure dates set for 2020

Borneo hiking adventure

Dates are set for our August 2020 Borneo hiking adventure – book your spot now! If you’ve imagined trekking through virgin jungle. Delving into fascinating history. Treading paths where head-hunters roamed. Or visiting the world’s largest cave made famous by David Attenborough. Then this adventure is for you! Borneo Explorer Tours was founded by Cape to Cape Explorer Tours managing […]

Lost And Found find wellness in Margaret River

Wellness in Margaret River

A Margaret River wellness retreat has left these ladies feeling rejuvenated and ready to tackle anything. The group, from Sydney-based Lost And Found Wellness Adventures, are hiking the Margaret River region’s Cape to Cape Track. And they’re doing daily yoga sessions at SurfPoint Resort. Not to mention visiting some of Margaret River’s world famous wineries […]

Self-guiding success on Margaret River’s best hike

Margaret River's best hike

Brian and Jen Gilbert attempted to hike the Cape to Cape Track carrying all their own gear – but soon found out some assistance was in order. The Perth couple were holidaying in Western Australia’s south-west when they decided to tackle Margaret River’s best hike. But after two days of carrying fully-loaded packs on the […]

Cricket royalty bowled over by Cape to Cape Track

Cape to Cape Track

Former Australian Test cricket fast bowler Ross Duncan trekked Margaret River’s spectacular Cape to Cape Track this week. And he said he was bowled over by its rugged beauty, inspiring scenery and carpets of wildflowers. Ross and his wife Gayle jetted into Western Australia from their home in Brisbane to tackle Margaret River’s best long distance coastal […]

Cape to Vine Tour showcases best of Margaret River

Cape to Vine Tour

Cape To Cape Explorer Tours‘ one day Cape to Vine Tour proved the best way to see Margaret River for visiting Americans John and Diana Fleeman. Jetting in from Miami, Florida, the Fleemans wanted to experience the very best of the region in just one day. They opted for the Cape to Vine Tour. It […]

International students take to Cape to Cape Track

international students visit Margaret River

It was a melding of cultures when Aboriginal elder Bill Webb met students from the Chinese International School in Margaret River this week. The 18 high school students aged 15-16 and three teaching staff joined Cape To Cape Explorer Tours to hike the 135km length of the Margaret River region’s stunning Cape to Cape Track. […]

Margaret River healing for kids affected by cancer

CanTeen kids visit Margaret River

THEY surfed, hiked, laughed and bonded – and for a few moments Margaret River helped ease the anguish of being affected by cancer. Cape to Cape Explorer Tours was stoked and humbled to team up with the youth cancer service CanTeen to host our second adventure camp for more than 30 young people aged 12-17 […]

Overcoming injury to tackle Margaret River’s best hike

Margaret River's best hike

Severe injuries from a cycling crash almost ended Louise Richards’ hopes of tackling Margaret River’s best hike. But this week the Sydney nurse ticked the iconic 135km Cape to Cape Track off her bucket list. She joined five other hikers on Cape To Cape Explorer Tours’ second fully guided hike of the spring 2019 season. […]

West Australian Tourism Awards finalist nomination

awards nomination

We’re proud, humbled and super stoked to be named a finalist in the Ecotourism category for the 2019 Perth Airport West Australian Tourism Awards. If we win, it’ll be the third year in a row that Cape To Cape Explorer Tours is named the best ecotourism business in Western Australia! We’re going up against some of […]

Giaan Rooney makes splash on Cape to Cape Track

Margaret River Giaan Rooney

We had a brush with fame when swim champ turned TV presenter Giaan Rooney checked out the Margaret River region’s Cape to Cape Track. Rooney was with Cape To Cape Explorer Tours founder and general manager Gene Hardy. He showed the former Olympian some of the most scenic parts of the spectacular coastal hiking trail. […]

Cape to Cape Track tops adventure list

cape to cape track

This New Zealand couple are touring the state to see the best of Western Australia, and the Cape to Cape Track is top of the list. Deb and Patrick Thorp are on a month-long holiday, exploring from Kalbarri in WA’s Gascoyne region south to Perth and Margaret River. Then it’s on to Albany on the […]

Play, adventure and movement for mental health

Gene Hardy story

Movement, play, adventure and exploration can have incredible benefits for our mental health. That’s the message from Cape To Cape Explorer Tours founder and managing director Gene Hardy. He penned these inspiring words for the group Movement For Mental Health. Gene loves surfing bone-crunching waves around Margaret River and trekking through the epic vistas offered […]

Friendship and fitness on Margaret River’s best walk

Margaret River's best walk

Lasting friendships were formed as a group of 11 hikers spent seven days trekking together on Margaret River’s best walk. The hikers spanned five decades in age but came together for the common purpose of completing the Cape to Cape Track. It’s 135km of coastal wilderness, starting at Yallingup’s Cape Naturaliste Lighthouse and culminating at […]

Age no barrier to Cape to Cape walk

age is no barrier on Cape to Cape walk

This intrepid couple proved age is no barrier to achieving a bucket-list goal like hiking the Cape to Cape walk. What an inspiration are John Steel, 87, and his wife Ros, 78, who have just finished the 135km-long Cape to Cape Track in the Margaret River region of Western Australia. The retirees, from Gippsland in […]