Experience the diversity of Australia’s South West Forests region by venturing off the highway and into the normally inaccessible forest wilderness near Pemberton.
Discover photogenic landscapes, Wildflowers (in season), unique flora & fauna, marvel at the Karri forest as you travel through massive Yeagarup Dunes to the Warren River mouth.
Travelling through the remote D’Entrecasteaux and Warren National Parks near Pemberton your 4hr eco adventure 4WD tour includes lunch or afternoon tea, and National Park fees.
This Eco Accredited tour departs from the Pemberton Discovery Centre in Pemberton, where you can fill your water bottles and greet your fellow travellers. On departure your guide will introduce you to the history of the region, and start giving you a run down on what you will experience.
The tour begins with an interpretive journey to the Warren National Park to discover the old growth, giant Karri forest.
During the tour, you’ll discover local flora and possibly see native fauna as your guide will reveal tales of local regional history.
You’ll also see, touch and drive through the largest inland land-locked dune system in the Southern Hemisphere, the Yeagarup Dunes.
Driving through this pristine dune area, your guide will stop so you can take in those memorable picture post card views. For the young and young at heart, ‘Sand Angels’, Dune sliding & jumping are a must!
On the south side of the dunes, travel through coastal heath with ancient flora, if you time it right you might even catch the beautiful mass of wildflowers (September – November).
On reaching the Great Southern Ocean you may wish to go for a short stroll up to the mouth of the Warren River as it pours into the ocean. The sea birds tend to mass at this point and the photography is amazing.
Finally, we enjoy lunch (morning tour) or afternoon tea (afternoon tour) in a peaceful and natural bush setting before returning to civilization.
Travel through the D'Entrecasteaux and Warren National Parks, near Pemberton between Augusta and Walpole on the South West corner of Western Australia.
The Yeagarup Dunes are the largest landlocked sand dune system in the southern hemisphere!