The South West offers many unique experiences found absolutely nowhere else in the world. Join us, at Royal Gala Tours and live the magic that surrounds you… and be in awe of the history that precedes you.
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Royal Gala Tours, Western Australia, Day Tours of the South West and Extended Tours across the State – Call for a Brochure 1300 233 556 Bunbury Tours, Bunbury Day Tours, passengers pickups at; Bunbury Visitor Centre and various accommodations in and around Bunbury, All extended and day tours have pickup from Manjimup to Bunbury, Phone Royal Gala Tours for more Information
Use your Transwa Free Trip Voucher to travel to Bunbury to enjoy one of our Bunbury Day Tours Listed below, If you need assistance with your accommodation booking, please phone Royal Gala Tours 1300 233 556
BM02 Bunbury Margaret River Day Tour “Taste of Margaret River”
Every Tuesday and Saturday
Departs Bunbury Visitor Centre at 8am includes Lunch
- Travel to Busselton, view 1.8 km historical Jetty, All aboard the jetty train to view Underwater Observatory.
- Our next stop is the Natural Olive Oil Soap Factory, Visit Silk Road see Silkworms
- Lunch at the Margaret River Hotel, time to explore the shops, and on to Chocolate factory
- See magnificent coastline at Canal Rocks, View Yallingup before departing for Bunbury via Dunsborough
BA03 Bunbury Half Day Morning Tour
Every Wednesday Morning
Combine this tour with the Bunbury Half Day Afternoon tour for a Cost of $120 Lunch not included
- A visit Dolphin Discovery Centre, Australia’s most ecologically aware dolphin experience
- Take in the local history at St Mark’s Picton Church, the second oldest church in WA
- Dardanup Heritage Park has one of Australia’s finest collections of heritage Items
BP04 Bunbury Half Day Afternoon Tour
Combine this tour with the Bunbury Half Day Morning tour for a Cost of $120 Lunch not included
- Journey to view historic Upton House, Australind Church, Featured Wood Gallery Museum
- Experience by gone days at King Cottage built in 1880, a glimpse of fashion and furniture
- View over 60 varieties of Australian native birds, marsupials at the Big Swamp Wildlife Park
BC05 Bunbury Day Tour “A Little Bit of Country”
- Join us as we enjoy the view BEYOND Bunbury, includes Morn/Afternoon Tea & Lunch
- Enjoy the view and discover the beauty of the Wellington National Park and Weir
- Relive the history with the Men of the Coal Mines in Collie
- Travel east to the delightful Boyup Brook, where there is something for everyone.
- Inspirational & art sculptures, big blokes’ sheds-beetles & bugs…
- Returning home via the scenic Preston Valley….
- Bunbury Day Tour – Departs Bunbury Visitors Centre at 8am
BG06 Bunbury Scenic Day Tour “Bunbury Hinterland”
Join us as we visit the Greenbushes Discovery Centre with its new Interactive Displays
- Travel the Golden Mile straight to the core of the Apple Industry
- Top the summit of the Darling Scarp and view the open pit mine
- Forest and Timber Mine Interactive Display – Greenbushes Discovery Centre
- Experience the MAGIC of Bridgetown and Balingup, enjoy unique specialty shops & galleries
- Discover the hidden delights of Brookhampton
- Surprise the whimsical inhabitants of the Ferguson Valley
- Lunch, morning and afternoon tea provided
- Bunbury Day Tour – Departs Bunbury Visitors Centre at 8am
Casino, Ikea Optus Stadium Tour
Monday 8th February 2021
Cost: $45 per person
Includes: Transport from Manjimup – Bridgetown – Balingup – Donnybrook – Boyanup – Bunbury -Eaton
Enjoy a day at the Casino, take the shuttle bus from the casino to the train station and travel into Perth, let your furnishing imagination run wild at IKEA, or meet up with friends. Do a Optus Stadium Tour Cost $70 Seniors $65
Next Casino, IKEA, Optus Stadium Tour following the above date is; Monday 8th March 2021, Monday 12th April, Monday 17th May, Monday 14th June. Monday 12th July, Monday 9th August and Monday 6th September.
Walpole Inlet WOW Cruises and Tall Timber Tree Top Walk
Wednesday 10th February 2021
Includes: Includes: Cruise, entries, morning & afternoon tea, BYO lunch
Delight in the magnificent Karri Forests to Walpole. All aboard for an informative eco cruise on the Walpole Inlet. Fascinated by history and genealogy, Gary has created a life based on his understanding of the past, present and future of this region and his role in the protection of this wilderness is inspired by his connection to people who have come before. View the Southern Ocean and enjoy a delicious morning tea before venturing into the main street of Walpole for lunch. The Valley of the Giants Tree Top Walk is an internationally recognised naturebased Tourism attraction, giving you a bird’s eye view of some of the biggest timber giants on Earth – Western Australia’s majestic Tingle Trees. Climbing 40 metres into the forest canopy and meandering through the treetops for 600 metres, the walk trail is the first of its kind, designed to maximise views and minimise impact on the environment. Join us on this peaceful and exhilarating experience. Relax with afternoon tea at Fernhook Falls.
Freo Tram, Lunch Cruise (Swan River) and Double Deck Bus Tour Perth
Wednesday 10th March 2021
Cost: $195 per person,
Includes Morning & Afternoon Tea Entries Lunches
All aboard your Fremantle tram tour takes in a full circuit of historic Fremantle before cruising to Perth along the magnificent Swan River while you enjoy a buffet lunch. Local wine, beers and soft drink can be purchased from the bar. On arrival at the Barrack Street Jetty step aboard the City Sightseeing double decker bus for a full tour of Perth.
Donnelly River, Wood Gallery & Pemberton Tram
Wednesday 14th April 2021
Cost: Adults $140 per person Seniors $135
Includes Morning & Afternoon Tea Entries, BYO Lunch
All aboard for a romantic cruise in the “Gigetta”, down the Donnelly River. Take in the peace and tranquillity of this pristine environment in the beautiful D’Entrecasteaux National Park. Traverse a diverse eco system only accessible by boat. From the lush Jarrah and Karri forests, through the paperbark and wetlands, to the limestone cliffs and majestic Southern Ocean.
Amble To Albany
Tuesday 23rd February – Friday 26th February 2021
Cost: $1280 per person, Single Supplement – $306 Per Person
Includes Dinner, Bed and Breakfast, Morning & Afternoon Tea, Entries 3 Lunches and 1 BYO Lunch
Day 1 Home – Albany (L/D) Tuesday 23rd February
We travel to Lake Muir view the boardwalk, lunch at Mount Baker Old Police Station , The original Old Police Station built was by convict labour in 1868then view Bluff Knoll lookout in the Stirling Range National Park, Bluff Knoll is the highest peak of the Stirling Range in the Great Southern region of Western Australia (WA). It is 1,099 metres (3,606 ft) above sea level, a stop at Handasyde strawberries on the way into Albany.
Overnight: Dog Rock Motel
Day 2 Albany (B/L/D) Wednesday 24th February
We travel via York Street to view the Albany Port and make way to Emu Point to hop on board the Kalgan Queen for a tour of Oyster Harbour on the way to the Kalgan River and perhaps meet Percy the dancing Pelican. Lunch at Emu Point then visit Strawberry Hill farm, said to be the oldest residence in WA, then next to Darrel Radcliffe, a chainsaw artist who has carved sculptures for local gardens & parks Overnight: Dog Rock Motel
Day 3 Albany (BLD) Thursday 24th February
A visit to Mount Clarence followed by a visit to The National Anzac Centre is Australia’s foremost museum honouring the Anzac legend. Step inside the oldest gaol and relive the journey to Australia on board the Brig Amity before heading to Whalers Gallery Café for lunch and a tour of the Whale Station at Whale World. “Thar She Blows” was the cry of the whalers as they set off aboard the Cheynes 1V.Step back in time with a guided tour through the station which ceased operations in November, 1978. After our visit to Whale World make sure you have your cameras ready as we then head off to enjoy the lovely views of Natural Bridge and the Gap before going to the Albany Windmill Farm.
Overnight Dog Rock Motel
Day 4 Albany – Home (B)
Our last day and we head for home but not before we all enjoy our last morning tea together and an informative WOW Wilderness Eco Cruise on the Walpole Inlet. Fascinated by history and genealogy, Gary has created a life based on his understanding of the past, present and future of this region and his role in the protection of this wilderness is inspired by his connection to people who have come before. View the Southern Ocean on this exciting and highly entertaining cruise not to be missed. After our cruise we head for town for you to BYO lunch and have a look around before leaving for The Valley of the Giants Tree Top Walk which is an internationally recognised nature based tourism attraction, giving you a bird’s eye view of some of the biggest timber giants on Earth – Western Australia’s majestic Tingle Trees. Climbing 40 metres into the forest canopy and meandering through the treetops for 600 metres, the walk trail is the first of its kind, designed to maximise views and minimise impact on the environment. Join us on this peaceful and exhilarating experience. Relax with our last afternoon tea together at Fernhook Falls and then off home.
Bremer Bay Canyon Orca Whale Tour
Tuesday 2rd March – Friday 26th March 2021
4 Day Tour
Cost $1,465 Twin Share per Person, Single Supplement $195 Optional No Whale Cruise $1,080
Includes: Accommodation, morning & afternoon tea, lunch & entries
Day 1 Home –Bremer (L/D) Tuesday
As we travel down to Bremer Bay, we’ll stop in Kojonup for morning tea and see the stunning Rose Maze, which is made up of more than 100 species of heat-loving roses. The beautiful roses are bred especially for Australian conditions and many are rare heritage species. We then continue on to the Stirling Ranges, enjoying a scenic drive through the ranges, via Cranbrook stopping for lunch along the way and to take in well-known sights such as Bluff Knoll. Arriving at Bremer Bay for dinner and to get a good night’s rest before our big day cruising to see the magnificent Orcas (Killer Whales) on Saturday. It is suggested passengers take a Sea Sickness Tablet if required before tomorrow’s tour as a precaution. Please seek medical advice as to your personal needs/situation from a qualified professional.
Day 2 Bremer Bay –Hopetoun (B/L/D) Wednesday
Rise and shine for an early breakfast before heading off to board our Bremer Bay Canyon Killer Whale Tour to see the magnificent Orcas in their natural habitat. Please wear several layers and bring your rain jackets. Don’t forget your camera. You may also like to bring sea sick tablets as we go quite far out you won’t see land!
Day 3 Bremer Bay – (B/L/D) Thursday
Today we will explore the Bremer Bay and the local area. We will enjoy a lovely Morning Tea at Fitzgerald National Park. We also stop at the Point Ann lookout. After morning tea, we will explore more of the Fitzgerald National Park as we know this is a favourite place for many of our passengers. We will enjoy a scenic lunch by the water at the Bremer Bay Rock Cairn Cuneo Drive. Bring bathers as you may wish to dip your toes in the water or enjoy a swim. After lunch we will head off to visit the Wellstead Museum and have a look at some history there and have afternoon tea. We will head back to the Bremer Bay resort and enjoy Dinner and a fun games night after dinner.
Day 4 Bremer Bay – Home (B/L) Friday
After a hearty breakfast we will depart Bremer Bay and head for the Porongurup’s. We will explore the scenery as we drive around and have morning tea while seeing the Tree in a Rock, which is an easy walk to view for those that would like to. After some time exploring the beautiful Porongurup region, we will stop for some wine tasting. After our time in the beautiful Porongurup’s, we will head to Mount Barker for our lunch and to visit the Old Police Station Museum. We’ll then head to Frankland River on the way home and have afternoon tea at the Lake Muir Observatory.
Golden Circle Kalgoorlie, Esperence, Albany.
Monday 3rd – Sunday 9th May 2021
7 Day Tour
Cost $2,030 Twin Share per Person, Single Supplement $422
Includes: Accommodation, morning & afternoon tea, lunch & entries. (By Your Own Lunch on 2 days and Continental breakfast on day 2)
Day 1 Home –Merredin (L/D) Monday
Travel through Collie to the Wool shop at Williams, travelling via Narrogin to Albert Facey homestead in Wickepin,and out to Yealering, Corrigin and Bruce Rock. Stop off to view the largest wind farm (Collgar) in the Shire of Merredin which houses 111 wind turbines. Each turbine measures 130m in total height, and the farm will generate 267 megawatts of power, enough electricity to power 160,000 households and will save 1.1 million tonnes of greenhouse gasses. see the artwork on Wheat Silos. Overnight in Merredin.
Day 2 Merredin – Kalgoorlie (B/L/D) Tuesday
Merredin is the largest regional centre in the Eastern Wheatbelt and has a population of around 3000. Start with an early morning tour of Merredin. Discover stories of the Golden Pipeline and visit the Military Museum to discover the role Merredin played during the war years .We visit the Nungarin Heritage Machinery & Army Museum. We make our way through to Westonia, Southern Cross and on to Karalee Rock Water Flume, an amazing water hole originally one of Hunts wells and then a watering point for the workers on the Kalgoorlie pipeline and the trains. On to Coolgardie and Kalgoorlie where we will stay overnight .
Day 3 Kalgoorlie – (B/D) Wednesday
Experience the exciting days of the early gold rush, when men risked their lives to make their fortune in Kalgoorlie. Visit the Super Pit and Mt Charlotte reservoir where the Golden Pipeline delivers its lifesaving water. View beautiful Hammond Park with its bird aviaries and wildlife. The Royal Flying Doctor Service began as the dream of the Rev John Flynn, a minister with the Presbyterian Church. He witnessed the daily struggle of pioneers living in remote areas. The
Western Australian Section was officially registered on June 14, 1936. In Hay Street we visit Questa Casa Bordello and discover the history of “the ladies of the night”.
Day 4 Kalgoorlie – Esperance (B/L) Thursday
Depart through Boulder to Hannan’s Lake, named after the famous Paddy Hannan who found the gold in Kalgoorlie in 1889, pass through the mining town of Kambalda to Lake Lefroy, a stunning salt lake standing out from its surrounds due to its pure white illuminating colour and extreme lack of vegetation. It is a large salt pan that rarely contains water. Venture to the Red Hill Lookout for magnificent views of the dry lake and marvel in its vastness. The sun reflects off the salt often causing a mirage. Stopping for morning tea at Widgiemooltha we make our way to have lunch in Norseman. visit the Museum and Horse then we travel on through the small towns of Salmon gums and Grass Patch to Esperance. Overnight in Esperance.
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