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 […]

Family bonding on Margaret River’s best hike

Margaret River's best hike

A Perth father says tackling Margaret River’s best hike with his 11-year-old daughter has been an amazing way to strengthen their family bond. Michael Musk and his daughter Gemma are mid-way through the iconic 135km Cape to Cape Track. The popular coastal trail in Western Australia’s south-west traverses some of the region’s most spectacular scenery. It […]

Cape to Cape Track captured in prose

Cape to Cape Track

Many people hike the Cape to Cape Track but few capture the experience so well in writing. Wordsmith and outdoor enthusiast Micaela Elphick hiked Margaret River’s epic 135km hike with logistics, track tranfsers and support from Cape to Cape Explorer Tours. And she blogged about the experience as she went in a brilliantly written and […]

80,000 reasons to hike the Cape to Cape Track

Cape to Cape Track

We’re thrilled to be part of an amazing initiative that’s raised $80,000 for charity thanks to hikers trekking the Cape to Cape Track. Cape To Cape Explorer Tours is about to say goodbye to an inspiring group of ladies who hiked the entire 135km length of the track with us. It is the third annual hike […]

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 […]

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 […]

Track Specialists finalists for trio of awards

Cape to Cape Track tour company named as finalists in three categories in the Margaret River Region Business Awards. With opportunity to take on the Tourism Excellence Award, Small Business of the Year Award and Western Australia Regional Small Business Award, Gene Hardy, Managing Director of Cape to Cape Explorer Tours (CCET), said that the company had worked […]

Playwright plays with words and imagery on the Track

World renowned Singaporean Playwright and Lawyer walks alone in the south west wilderness on a Self Guided Customised End-to-End Track Experience in June, the coldest winter month of the year. Talented and unique Ms Eleanor Wong, well known for her intellectual gift for law and another for theatrical words, said that she enjoyed the moods of […]

Our Great Friends of the Iconic Track

Last month members from the not-for-profit organisation, Friends of the Cape to Cape Track (FOCCT), joined Cape to Cape Explorer Tours on an eight day guided end to end walk of the Track. Jenny Kikeros, FOCCT member and nature enthusiast was amongst those who walked the whole Track over 8 days. “I have been a […]

Top travel site awards Cape to Cape Tours twice

TripAdvisor, the world’s largest travel site, has given Cape to Cape Explorer Tours an award which honours hospitality excellence for the second year in a row. The Certificate of Excellence is given only to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveller reviews on TripAdvisor and is extended to qualifying businesses worldwide. Only the top-performing 10 per cent […]

Father and Sons Celebrate on Track

To celebrate his 60th birthday Robert Chandler and his sons Dane, Nathan & Guy walked the whole Cape to Cape Track from End to End. Starting at Cape Naturaliste and heading South, Mr Chandler said that the Self Guided Tour was not only a scenic journey but also a bonding family holiday that had not […]

Like Mother Like Daughter

This week Mercedes College students and their Mum’s joined us for three days of Cape to Cape Explorer Tour action. The 68 participants were split into groups that rotated between diffrerent challenges over a three day program including Abseiling in Boranup Forest, Caving in Giants Cave, Kayaking in the Margaret River Estuary and Team Building […]