Experiences

EXPERIENCE GERALDTON

Wander out yonder.

Go beyond the festival and turn your Shore Leave festival encounter into a journey, by exploring the everyday magnificence of the Coral Coast and Mid West Region.

Abrolhos Island Fast Ferry All-Day Adventure Tour

Abrolhos Adventures is taking you on an Abrolhos Islands Adventure Tour onboard MV2000 Luxury Catamaran Fast Ferry!

You’ll get to the Southern Group of the Abrolhos Islands in just over 1.5 hours heading straight to Long Island where we will anchor up & set up for your day of Adventure.

Jump onboard our Fast-Rib for a quick tender into shore, get in for a swim, have a snorkel amongst the incredible coral, or go for a SUP Board on the crystal clear waters of the Abrolhos! Check out the Sea Lions on-shore, watch the Whales as they Migrate *Seasonal* and experience what Island Life is all about.

Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea all provided as well as a fully licensed bar onboard for drinks purchases!

Get ready for a relaxing day on the phenomenal waters of the Abrolhos Islands!

We board at 7:30am for an 8am departure. Arriving back into Geraldton between 5:00-5:30pm.

For a full itinerary of the tour, please click the below link:

http://www.abrolhosadventures.com.au/abrolhos-islands

For a full 360 Degree walk through of MV2000, Click the below link!

$250 Adults

$200 Kids (Under 12)

Full Day Guided Abrolhos Fly and Flipper

Scenic Flight and Water Activities in Geraldton

Join us on this popular Abrolhos tour, starting with a breathtaking scenic flight from the Geraldton terminal. Fly over unique fishing settlements and three island groups before landing at East Wallabi. Then, take a guided tour of the beautiful Turtle Bay.

From there, you see spectacular coral reef while snorkeling through the clear blue water. You can also embark on a nature trail. Morning tea and optional BYO or catered lunch is served during this time.

Duration: 6 hours

Availability: Daily
Ages: 3+

Abrolhos Islands Flyover Tour

Remarkable Abrolhos Island Views and History in Geraldton, WA

Discover a whole new side of Western Australia during this unique aerial tour! Fly over the remote Abrolhos Islands, located 55 km off the coast of Geraldton. Get ready for panoramic views, fascinating history, and lifelong memories!

The Abrolhos Islands consist of 122 islands clustered into three main groups: the Easter Group, the Wallabi Group, and the Pelsaert Group. The islands extend from north to south and span over 100 km of the Indian Ocean. Admire these stunning islands and the surrounding coral reefs from above, painted in a beautiful array of blue and green hues. Be sure to bring your camera so you can capture the breathtaking natural beauty below you!

  • Duration: 1 hour & 30 min.
  • Availability: Daily
  • Ages: 3+

Kalbarri Grand Tour

Ensure you make the most of your visit in the Mid West region. Kalbarri Grand Tour will leave you with a lasting impression of the Coral Coast.

11 hours | 7.30 AM to 6.30 PM
25th September 2021

Experience and witness an abundance of colours as wildflowers bloom in Kalbarri and continue the journey to explore the magnificent Kalbarri gorges. Enjoy the scenery while taking in D’Guy’s vast local knowledge and good humor.

We’ll enjoy locally source produced with a breathtaking view from the Skywalk.

Heading back to Geraldton, we’ll drive you to the spectacular Kalbarri coastal cliffs and keep an eye out; you may spot some Whales! Before heading out, we’ll visit the Instagram-famous bubblegum Pink Lake. Don’t be shy to take a selfie!

Exclusive only for 12 passengers.

Early bird price $199 per person (booking until 15th August 2021).

Inclusions:

  • Fully guided sightseeing tour
  • Picnic lunch
  • Drinking water (please BYO bottle)
  • Return transfers

Website: www.dguycharters.com.au

Contact: 0497906969 or bookings@dguycharters.com.au

Wildflower Tour – Mullewa

Midwest Adventure Tours – 5 hour Wildflower Tour

Saturday 25th September

The road to Mullewa features some fantastic displays of everlastings, your guide will take you to some hidden hotspots before heading to Pindar to see the very unique and famous Wreath Flowers.

Tour Inclusions
– Pickup & Drop off Service in air-conditioned vehicle
– Morning Tea at Pindar Hotel
– Experienced Tour Guides
– Complimentary Bottled Water

Departs 0700 Returns 1300

Limited Seats! MAX 11 passengers

Cost

$180 per person

 

Terms & Conditions

Please contact Midwest Adventure Tours directly on 0401 289 936 or email midwestadventuretours@gmail.com to obtain your Shore Leave Festival Discount. 10% off. Passengers must book before the 10th September.

Pink Lake Scenic Flyover Tour

This 1 hour trip will allow you to enjoy the beautiful coastal line en route.

You will see the town of Horrocks which is a very little fishing village near Northampton.

You will be amazed how big the Pink Lake is! It is 14 km long and around 2.3 km wide, which makes it be the biggest Pink Lake in Australia. Enjoy it from the air is the best way to get the best view and shooting! You will see the contrast of the ocean color and the pink color, which you will never see from the ground.

Itinerary of the tour:

  • Depart from GAC’s office at any suitable time, enjoy the fantastic coastal scenery en route
  • Arrive over the Pink Lake (Hutt Lagoon) after 0.5 hours
  • Flyover the Pink Lake for about 8 minutes by doing 2 turning circuits
  • Fly back to Geraldton
  • Total Tour Duration: 1 hr to 1 hr and 10 mins

Illegal Tender Rum – Distillery Tour

Enjoy a rich behind the scenes and sensory experience that is the magical world of making rum.

Get taken behind the scenes for an exclusive, in-depth tour of the Illegal Tender Rum Co facility to see the passion that goes into every bottle we sell, including a personal guide through the distilling process.

Tours are on the hour from 11am to our last tour at 4pm – Booking essential.

Tour + Tasting: $30.00 per person

Duration: Approx. 30mins inc 2 tastings.

Day Out In Dongara

Brunch | Historical Walking Tour & Sightseeing | Taste of Irwin Produce Platter OR Midwest Show ‘n’ Shine Event (September | Illegal Tender Tour & Tastings | Return Transfers 

‘Day Out In Dongara’ Tour

As part of the festival New Leaf Connect is offering a special tour, aptly named, a ‘Day Out In Dongara’. This tour departs from Geraldton and shines a light on some of the best bits of our special little town of Dongara, located a short 45 minute drive to the south.

The tour will treat your taste buds with brunch at a local cafe, followed by a historical walking tour of the town centre and a short tour by bus to some of the main vantage points. For lunch we’ll enjoy locally sourced produce with a ‘Taste of Irwin’ platter* while taking in views of the marina before heading out to Illegal Tender Rum Co for a behind-the-scenes tour of the facility and some sampling of their award winning liquors!

*Please note that the Midwest Show ‘n’ Shine vintage car and sprint race is being held on the Dongara Foreshore on Sunday the 26th. The tour itinerary will be adjusted to include a visit to the event in lieu of the local produce platter. You are encouraged to purchase lunch from local vendors in support of the event.

Return transfers are included from Geraldton. This is a day trip not to be missed!

8 hours | Departs @ 9am – Returns @ 5pm | Adults $175, Kids $150

Our Lady of Mt Carmel  – Mullewa

Designed by the famous priest/architect John Cyril Hawes, Our Lady of Mt Carmel Church is considered the ‘Jewel in the  Crown’ of his many famous buildings in the Mid-West.

Adjacent to Our Lady of Mt Carmel is the Priesthouse Museum where the visitor can find many  photographs, art works, books, vestments and items used by Hawes during his time in Mullewa.
The Church is located at 10  Doney St Mullewa and Priest House Museum is  on the Cnr of Doney and Bowes Streets.
They are open daily from July 12th to October 2nd 2021  (10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.) .   Mass is celebrated on Sunday at 8:30 a.m.

Enquiries:   Phone: Barb Thomas  0427 623 053

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