Paths and trails

Margaret River Heritage Trail

The Shire of Augusta Margaret River is the current custodian of the Margaret River and Augusta-Busselton Heritage Trails. The trails are part of a state wide network of heritage trails that were a Heritage Council Bicentennial project in 1988.

This trail can be done in three parts.  Choose from a walk along the river, through the natural bushland or across an old railway bridge. The trails offer a half-day outing and can be combined with a picnic or a swim.

Augusta-Busselton Heritage Trail

The Augusta-Busselton Heritage Trail is a self guiding walking and/or driving tour which retraces the original route linking the settlements at Augusta and the Vasse in the 1830s.

Cape to Cape Track

The 125km Cape to Cape Track traverses the length of Leeuwin-Naturaliste National Park and overlooks the adjoining Ngari Capes Marine Park, alternating spectacular sweeping cliff-top views with stretches of pristine beach.  This track is managed by the Department of Parks and Wildlife. More...

Bibbulum Track

The Bibbulmun Track is one of the world's great long distance walk trails, stretching nearly 1000km between Kalamunda in the hills on the outskirts of Perth, and the historic town of Albany on the south coast. It passes through many of the most beautiful parks of the Experience Perth and Australia's South West regions, taking walkers through towering forests, down mist-shrouded valleys, over giant granite boulders and along breathtaking coastal heathlands. This track is managed by the Department of Parks and Wildlife.  More ...

Further information

The above maps contain historical information not on new maps.

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Margaret River WA 6285

Margaret River

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