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Morning Tea Walking Tour of Perth
"Time of operation: 10.00am – 12.00pmStarting point: Perth Town Hall (corner Barrack and Hay St’s Perth 6000)End point: State Buildings (Corner Barrack St and St Georges Tce Perth 6000)Start your day in Perth with a morning tea walking tour. Enjoy a coffee or tea with a dash of history culture and arts. The tour will explore the Heritage Precinct of Perth the old theatre district as well as former educational precincts. Enjoy a complimentary coffee or tea at popular local café with your guide while you immerse yourself in the wonderfully re-purposed heritage building in a forgotten area of the city. Visit secret gardens discover hidden art and visit a fine art gallery while learning some of the more interesting anecdotes about the city At the conclusion of the tour your friendly guide will then escort you to one of the most significant and newly refurbished build
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Perth and Fremantle Bike Tours
"Swan Valley Wine TastingThis relatively short and easy tasting tour isn't just about wine. There are opportunities to taste some delicious cheeses chocolate sauces jams and the totally unbeatable Passion-fruit curd. Get off the busy main road through the valley and ride deserted back roads past the vines often full of grapes (and maybe try a grape or two). Perth City TourAn option that always surprises especially locals who think they know Perth. Perth has so many hidden jewels from amazing street art and quirky statues
From AUD75.00
 
Small-Group History of Fremantle Walking Tour
"Originally a fishing port Fremantle has reinvented itself over the years to become a vibrant hub for local artisans – from micro breweries to fashion designers to cafes all wrapped up in a lively music scene. Meet your guide at the Fremantle Visitors Centre and step back in time as you start your walking tour at the Town Hall which opened in 1887 and has remained largely unchanged. This magnificent building has not lost any of its grandeur and charm over the years and continues to be a great example of 19th-century architecture. Next wind your way down the narrow streets stopping for photo opportunities and a bit of storytelling from your guide and walk along the Cappuccino Strip
From AUD45.00

Wave Rock Tips (6)

Wave Rock -Hyden

This is an amazing site!! Strange rock formation hey!! It's even better walking underneath it and looking up. You'll find it right in the scrub in the middle of nowhere just west of Margaret River. You can do a day trip there and it's definately well worth it!!

Wave Rock, just out of Hyden is 4 hours from Perth. Although you can do it in a day, it is so much better to hire a car and stay there in a cabin overnight (See picture). If you can spend more days checking out the Western Australian southern countryside, then I totally recommend it....... especially in Wildflower season.

Check out my Perth to Albany Itinerary for more great info and tips. :o)

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aussirose
Aug 17, 2016

Walk the loop at Wave Rock

I was here 2013 with other vt members on a 5 day tag-along trip and was very excited to actually see Wave Rock,it is a fantastic formation and the colours are striking.
I also walked the loop that takes you around to Hippos Yawn and back via the bush track to the car park.
The day I was there it had been raining so you need to be careful and where strong walking shoes.
Don't forget your camera for that top pic..look for the orchids and other wild flowers on the walk,they are simply beautiful.

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tropicrd
Oct 01, 2013

APOML's Wave Rock, Hyden...

Wave Rock is located to the north of Hyden which is about 350KMs away from Perth.

Wave Rock doesn't sleep! so you can go see it at Midnight!! And the fees charged is just a parking ticket! There's also accodomation available at the Wave Rock Country or the township of Hyden.

See more pics here:
http://timberw.fotopages.com/?entry=204329

Other Related:
Hippo's Yawn, Mulka's Cave, York

- Nature - Hiking - Outskirts -

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TimberW
Sep 23, 2004

Go to Hyden (320 kilometres...

Go to Hyden (320 kilometres from Perth) and see the wave rock.
The Wave Rock is 15 by 110 metres and has vertical bands of colour. These colours are formed by washing chemicals down its face. In the area there are several other rock formations such as the Hippo's yawn, The Falls, and the Breakers and these are all without walking distance of the wave rock - go and see them it is worthwhile!

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Sep 05, 2004
 
 
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5 kilometres east of the small...

5 kilometres east of the small town of Hyden in Western Australia’s wheat belt is the Wave Rock. This has to be the state’s strangest rock formation. The large granite wave has been created by chemical erosion over thousands of years, and a reaction with rainwater has caused the red and grey stripes on the rock. Nearby there are other rock formations such as the Hippo’s yawn, the breakers and the Facing Wave Rock. While about 20 kilometres northeast of the town of Hyden is Mulka’s Cave and here there are several Aboriginal rock paintings to be seen.
There is a visitor’s centre in Hyden (08) 9880 5182 which is open daily.

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Aug 24, 2002

Wave Rock

Experience small wheatbelt towns in WA's Golden Heartlands and see where you can surf the mighty Wave Rock

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