Augusta is a beautiful town located at the mouth of the imperious Blackwood River. Near the beautiful Margaret River, Augusta is well known for its stunning waterways, great food and fantastic accommodation. Only 3.5 hours from Perth, Augusta is spectacular holiday spot for a long stay, or as part of a quick stopover on any journey throughout South West WA. For however long you choose to stay, Augusta will provide you with a comfortable place to sleep. Whether you are after a budget hotel or motel stay, or you would rather a more elegant resort or luxury hotel options, Augusta is able to satiate your needs.
Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse has stood tall for over 115 years just outside of Augusta. It is Australia’s oldest lighthouse and illuminates the area around with the light intensity equivalent to a million candles. Climb to the top for some spectacular views of the region or enjoy the museum outlining the history of Augusta below. Make sure to come between June and September, when whales, dolphins and seals can be spotted from the shore. You stay will be complemented by some great coastal accommodation, including some fantastic self contained apartments only a moments walk from the beach. Away from the coast you should find the enchanting limestone caves to be a most amazing experience. Inside you will find intricate rock formations and a magnificent frozen waterfall.