Busselton, Western Australia

Busselton is a picturesque coastal town located within Geographe Bay in the South West region of Western Australia.

Busselton Jetty Jumping
Children jumping off the beach jetty at Busselton

Being position closed to the wine region of Margaret River and Dunsborough, combined with many local attractions and beautiful kid friendly beaches Busselton is a popular choice for tourists visiting WA.

Where is Busselton located?

Busselton is located 222km south of Perth which is approximately a 2.5hrs drive.

More information

If your looking for more information check out the pages below. This includes things to do, places to visit, videos, photo galleries and much more.

Alternatively, if you can’t find the information you need here you can always check out the Busselton Visitor Centre.

Busselton Weather

Busselton is a great location for enjoying everything outdoors, therefore if you head there anytime from November through to April you’re likely to experience a pleasant temperature and limited rainfall.



Frequently Asked Questions

What can you do with kids in Busselton?

Busselton is the perfect spot for families and has a number of activities you can do with kids. For 10 top things to go with kids check out this page.

Can you jump off the Jetty?

Yes, this is one of the favourite past times for kids. If you head up along the jetty there is a little platform on the right side of the jetty where kids can jump from. Obviously in peak periods just be mindful of people fishing in the area or boats, kayaks etc passing under the jetty.

Is Busselton a good place to live?

With a very relaxed and laid back atmosphere Busselton is fast becoming one of the go to destinations for both retirees and young families looking to escape the hustle and bustle of Perth city.

Where can you swim in Busselton?

The best place to have a swim in near the town jetty. There area is very calm and has a shark net surrounding it to give you that peace of mind when venturing out to the deeper waters.

Catching squid in busselton off a Polycraft 410 Challenger

Catching squid in busselton off a Polycraft 410 Challenger

Check out this latest video from the brothers at On Point Adventures who head down to Busselton to target some squid. After a quick beach launch south of Busselton Jetty ...
Three nice Pink snapper caught fishing off Busselton, Western Australia

Three nice Pink snapper caught fishing off Busselton, Western Australia

Check out this video from Serenity Hunter. After a recent storm down in south west him and a mate of his headed out into Geographe Bay from Port Georgraphe Marina ...
Two boys going on ladder at Busselton Jetty

Snorkelling off Busselton Jetty

After checking the weather report and seeing light south easterlies all day the conditions were primed for some snorkelling off Busselton Jetty. With the kayaks on the roof racks we ...
Squid caught while fishing in Busselton

Catching Squid in Busselton WA

After checking the weather report it looked like an ideal day to head out for some squiding in Geograph Bay, Busselton. Before we knew it the boat was hooked up ...
Rod bent while fishing at Broome

Fishing in Busselton

During the January holidays my son and my grandsons came down from Perth for a visit. With one of the days looking ideal for some inshore fishing, we hooked up ...
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