Margaret River On A Shoestring

If you are looking for things to do in Margaret River and are traveling on a budget, you don’t need to worry as there are a large number of free or low cost attractions in this region that make it possible for you to have an unforgettable and exciting holiday without exceeding your budget. With its delicious food, great wine, beautiful wineries and caves, Margaret River is a tourist’s paradise even if you don’t want to spend too much. Here are some great activity options which will make your holiday enjoyable and are completely free.

Margaret River Chocolate Company: Being one of WA’s most famous tourist attractions, here you’ll have the opportunity to see how chocolate is made. Lose yourself in a chocolate world with free samples, fascinating displays and a friendly atmosphere. There’s also a café if you want to stop by for some mouth-watering delights. Admission is free and the factory is situated about 20 minutes away from Busselton and Margaret River on a beautiful and peaceful rural property.

The Fudge Factory: This is a great place to visit with kids as here you can watch confectionery treats being made by hand right in front of you. This factory believes in producing the highest quality fudge and so everything is done by hand to ensure that the finished product is perfect. You will be offered a wonderful range of milkshakes, teas and coffees along with tasty samples while you enjoy watching delicious fudge being made.

Sugerloaf Rock: Found in Leeuwin-Naturaliste National Park, this incredible rock formation is one of the most famous seascapes in WA. Every year, it attracts hundreds of tourists for activities like bird watching, bushwalking and photography. If you want to witness this magnificent work of nature and just relax while enjoying gorgeous scenery, this is a must-visit place.

Smiths Beach: Located on the south western coast near Yallingup, this is where the local residents head to during the summer. With first-class surfing, swimming and fishing, you are sure to have a great day out in the sun. Spend the whole day relaxing, cooling yourself off in the water and getting away from the worries of your everyday life. At the end of the day, be sure to watch the beautiful sight of the sun setting over the Indian Ocean.

These attractions won’t cost you a dollar and you are guaranteed an action-packed vacation that you will be talking about for weeks. Enjoy!

About Benji

I am married and live on a farm near Margaret River with my wife, daughter and son. I set up The Margaret River Guide to assist people coming to Margaret River Western Australia to easily find what they are looking for. I also wanted to allow people to find activities they did not know about and to be able to openly comment on/ review businesses.

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