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Bibbulmun Track Transport Agents & Tour Operators

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  1. Bibbulmun Track Accommodation and Services Guide - A guide, published by the Friends, offering alternative accommodation and services but still close to the track. The listing covers: Kalamunda / Mundaring, Dwellingup / Pinjarra, Collie, Mumballup, Balingup, Nannup / Bridgetown, Donnelly River / Manjimup, Pemberton, Northcliffe, Walpole, Nornalup / Peaceful Bay / Tingledale, Denmark, Young's Siding / Torbay / Lowlands Beach, and Albany
  2. W.A's World-Class 963km Walk Track - A page dedicated to the Bibbulmun track. It presents a little history, lots of track information, information about facilities, and some hints for planning your walk. It also contains information for disabled access to the track.
  3. The Friends of the Bibbulmun Track - A detailed page about the 'Friends', why the friends need you, member benefits and a cost table for joining.
  4. Bibbulmun Track - Distances from Northern Terminus - First released by the Friends: A Detailed listing of distances between points along the track, (measured from the northern end).
  5. The Friends of the Bibbulmun Track - (Off-site) The Friends' page. Contains info. on events, walkers' notice board, accommodation & services and the latest news. - Sponsored by AlphaWest.
Track Transport Agents

Albany Coastal Safaris. (08) 9844 1204. 8 Slater Street Albany. Customised four wheel drive tours or walks for those with little time or less energy. Pick-up or drop-off service along Bibbulmun Track from Albany to Walpole.

David Giles. (08) 9330 6945. 464 Canning Highway Attadale WA 6156. Bus transport to and from the Bibbulmun Track for walking groups. All areas considered.

Decked-out Adventures Tel/Fax: (08) 97961000 Mobile: 04 18943483 Wantok Lodge, 42 Elinor Bell Rd, Australind 6233. Group drop-off/collection service available for Bibbulmun Track users.

Easyrider Backpackers. (08) 9226 0307. Suite 20, 2nd Floor, 158 William Street, Perth WA 6000. A tourist bus ticket which covers the round trip from Perth via Bunbury, Margaret River, Nannup, Pemberton, Walpole, Denmark, Albany and back to Perth. Talk to Easyriders about pick up and drop off points along the Track. Circuit runs 3 to 4 times a week and can be completed in 3 days or 3 months.

Hotham Valley Tourist Railway. (08) 9221 4444. 2nd Floor 86A Barrack Street Perth. Postal Address: GPO Box B73 Perth WA 6838. Etmilyn Forest Tramway runs alongside the Bibbulmun Track from Dwellingup to Etmilyn (approx 8.5kms). The Darling Range Steam Tours run Wednesdays May - October from Pinjarra to Dwellingup. For more information or reservations, phone (08) 9221 4444.

Pemberton Tramway Company (08) 97761322 fax 97771634 Pemberton Railway Station, Railway Crescent, Pemberton. Two trips daily from Pemberton to the Warren River. Trips to Northcliffe on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays (includes stopover in Northcliffe). Trams travel over wooden trestle bridges along this historic old railway.

Western Travel Bug. (08) 9561 5236 or Freecall 1800 627 488.11A Hutt court Two Rocks WA 6037. Eco-Activity tours travelling around the south west. Tickets available for 1, 2, 4 or 6 day tours visiting some great tourist destinations and accommodation facilities. Tickets are open for 6 weeks so you can jump on and off the bus and walk on the Bibbulmun Track or spend time in your favourite places.

Westrail 13 10 53 (statewide local call fee) offer coach services with toilets and luggage compartments (for backpacks) to all the towns along the Track including North Bannister, Dwellingup, Collie, Mumballup, Balingup, Wheatley (Donnelly Mill), Pemberton, Northcliffe, Walpole, Denmark and Albany. Contact Westrail for timetables and price information.

Track Tour Operators

Best Foot Forward. (08) 9336 3250. Postal Address: 160 Solomon Street Beaconsfield WA 6162. Conducts weekend or mid-week package walks on the Bibbulmun Track and other heritage trails in Mundaring and other areas. Accommodation, meals and minibus transfers provided.

Bibbulmun Treks. (08) 9447 9769 or Mobile 0418 905 387. 1 Hepworth Road Trigg WA 6029. Get on track with Bibbulmun Treks. Committed to informative, safe and well planned walking encounters into the natural Australian bush. We operate 1 day (ex Perth) and 2 day walks and specialise in catering for individual and group bookings (family, friends, clubs and commercial organisations). Enjoy Aussie style home made morning tea and tasty meals prepared by your guide. Walk safely with first aid trained guides. We can supply some equipment as required. Overnight stays are in serviced cottages or choose to camp out on the track.

Cape to Cape Eco-tours. (08) 9752 2334 or Freecall 1800 228 204. Postal Address: PO Box 500 Busselton WA 6280. Tours and walks with experienced guides on the Bibbulmun Track and other areas. From day walks to 5 day tours. Accommodation and food arranged for longer walks.

Decked-out Adventures. Tel/Fax: (08) 97961000 Mobile: 04 18943483 Wantok Lodge, 42 Elinor Bell Rd, Australind 6233. Equipment Hire, Tours & Adventure based Team Effectiveness programs for social or corporate groups. Guided or self-guided combo tours "Pedal, Paddle, Plod" and school packages. Group dropoff/collection service available for Bibbulmun Track users as well as vehicle storage and security on request.

Eco Bush Tours. (08) 9336 305010 Herbert Street, North Fremantle, WA 6159 Web:www.bushecotours.com.au/. Bushwalking tours on the Bibbulmun Track and in other areas (including meals & accommodation) with an emphasis on fun, excitement, relaxation and peace.

Friends of the Bibbulmun Track (08) 9481 0551 PO Box 7605, Cloisters Square, Perth WA 6850 Fax: 9481 0546 Email: friends@netwonc.net.au. Program of events including Dwellingup Family Bush Walk and Track &Train trips, Mother & Daughter/Father & Son adventure weekends, Women's Forest Walk & Weekend Track Adventure, Balingup B&B guided walk, & South West 2 day Explorer. Reduced prices for members. Some events include all meals, equipment, accommodation & transport. Ring, fax or email for a leaflet and order form. All proceeds to the 'Friends'.

Go Bush! In the Hills Forest (08) 9295 2244 (office open 8.30am -4.00pm) Mundaring Weir Road, Mundaring WA 6073 fax: (08) 9295 3247. A CALM initiative that organises a regular program of events including a range of guided bush activities on and around the Bibbulmun Track.

Karri Valley Nature's Collage 08 9776 2020 PO Box 82, Pemberton, WA 6260 Fax: 9776 2020 Toll free: 1800 24 57 57. A wide range of nature-based activities on and near the Bibbulmun Track developed by the Karri Valley Resort.

RainbowTrekkers WA. (08) 98401501.15 Nockolds Street Walpole. Postal Address: PO Box 248 is Walpole WA 6398. Email: waltel@denmarkwa.net.au. Guided bush walks, half day, 1 day and 2 day treks. Coastline/whale watch, Valley of the Giants, Tree Top Walk, Walpole-Nornalup National Park. 'Champagne and Tingle Trees' - Twilight BBQ and Spotlighting at Valley of the Giants. Located 100 metres from Bibbulmun Track and in town centre.

Walpole Wilderness Tours. (08) 9840 8295. Packaged holiday including Bed & Breakfast at Frankland River retreat, 3 hr boat cruise on Walpole/Nornalup Inlets and 4 hr 4WD tour to scenic National Park areas including Valley of the Giants, Treetop Walk, Ancient Empire, Copernicus Beach Whale Watch and Knoll Drive. Tour provides access to points along the Track.

Wilderness Pursuits (08) 9335 3587 Mobile: 0414 706 559 email: megroh@hotmail.com.au. An outdoor adventure company that aims to introduce people from all walks of life, in particular women, to the outdoors through a variety of adventure activities including bushwalking on the Bibbulmun Track, abseiling, rockclimbing, canoeing, and kayaking. Environmental interpretation and bushcraft skills are key elements in all programs that are run as single or multi-day expeditions at various challenge levels.

Wilderness Ventures. (08) 9531 2993 PO Box 440, Pinjarra WA 6208. White water and flat water rafting, Murray River scenic tours, abseiling and rockclimbing, wilderness hiking tours, caving at Margaret River, bush walking trips along the Bibbulmun Track. 1 day or weekend tours, small groups and families. Bookings essential.

Wilderness Wanderer. (08) 9397 0050. Lot 376 Broome Street Forrestdale WA 6112. Email: wanderer@wanderer.com.au. Website: www.wanderer.com.au. Walking and 4WD tours on Bibbulmun Track and other areas of Western Australia. Meals and camping or motel accommodation available. Private charters arranged. Advance bookings necessary.

 

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