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Landmark in Busselton

Busselton Jetty

Busselton's 1865 timber-piled jetty – the southern hemisphere's longest (1841m) – reopened in 2011 following a $27-million refurbishment. A little train chugs along to the Underwater Observatory, where tours take pl…
Craft Beer in Busselton

Fire Station

Park yourself in the cosy interior or outside under the market umbrellas and enjoy one of the southwest's best selections of wine and craft beer. The tasty food menu includes classic drinking dishes like spicy chick…
Observatory in Busselton

Underwater Observatory

The town of Busselton boasts the longest timber jetty in the southern hemisphere, at 2km. Constructed in 1865, it reopened to the public in early 2011 following a refurbishment. At the shore end is a free and friend…
Cafe in Busselton


Near the jetty, stylish Goose is a cool and classy cafe, bar and bistro. The drinks list bubbles away with WA craft beer and wine, and a versatile menu kicks off with eggy breakfasts, before graduating to shared pla…
Cafe in Busselton

Laundry 43

Brick walls and a honey-coloured jarrah bar form the backdrop for Margaret River beers and wines, great cocktails, and classy shared plates and bigger dishes. Definitely get ready to linger longer than you planned. …
Gallery in Busselton

ArtGeo Cultural Complex

Grouped around the old courthouse (1856), this complex includes tearooms, wood turners, an artist-in-residence and the Busselton Art Society's gallery, selling works by local artists.
Thai in Busselton

Coco's Thai

A little place serving tasty Thai favourites and more adventurous dishes such as a delicious fish curry with apple. Loaded with fresh herbs, the prawn salad is also great. BYO.
Film in Busselton


Busselton briefly morphs into St-Tropez with this oddly glamorous festival of French and Australian cinema, including lots of Australian premieres and the odd Aussie starlet.
Music in Busselton


Celebrate the end of the year with three days of alternative music and camping just after Christmas.
Pub Food in Busselton

Vasse Bar + Kitchen

The pub menu mainstays include hearty pizza, pasta, steaks and seafood, there's a good range of beers on tap, and the outdoor tables are perfect for people-watching Busso style. Check out the listings for live music…