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Margaret River Discovery Co. Tours

101 Bussell Hwy, Margaret River, Western Australia 6285, Australia
+61 439 910 064
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Looking for that WOW Factor. Look no further. This truly is an authentic outta the box tour. I’d... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Brittany K
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Queensland, Australia
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Discover your 6th sense-embrace the 'umami' experience!

Marg and I spent 2 weeks touring the Margaret River region - saw lots, experienced plenty. At the... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2018
Rob S
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Ballarat, Australia
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Margaret River's #1 rated wine and adventure tours for "people who don't do tours" with Western Australian Guide of the Year - Sean Blocksidge. Get behind the tourist facade, away from the masses and discover people and places you won't find on your own. The No 1 Margaret River guide/tour on Tripadvisor since 2008. No minivans, no crowds. Personalised touring at it's best.
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101 Bussell Hwy, Margaret River, Western Australia 6285, Australia
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+61 439 910 064
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Looking for that WOW Factor. Look no further. This truly is an authentic outta the box tour. I’d personally describe Sean’s tour as classy meets nature, yet you never get wet or dirty! (My kinda day) Exclusive jaw dropping behind the scenes tour of a...More

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Reviewed 4 July 2018

Marg and I spent 2 weeks touring the Margaret River region - saw lots, experienced plenty. At the time, and on reflection, we agree that the day with Sean was THE highlight! You can read about the activities involved but until you experience the quality...More

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Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

We had an amazing day out with a great combination of activities. In fact our whole day was filled with highlights: canoeing along the beautiful and peaceful Margaret River, wine tasting and lunch while sitting amongst the wine barrels of Fraser Gallop, seeing and hearing...More

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Reviewed 30 June 2018

I recently toured with Sean on his Discovery Tour straight after my flight from Singapore. It was an awesome way to start the family vacation - we kayaked, we hiked, we had a gastronomic awakening and we experienced the marvels of Margaret River all in...More

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Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Absolutely awesome day out. Fantastic and unique way to see the Margaret river area. Was travelling solo and fortunate enough to spend the whole day with Sean seeing the best of the Margaret river. Sean offered a relaxed and easy going day with great insights...More

Thank Donna R
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SeanBlocksidge, Owner at Margaret River Discovery Co. Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Hi Donna, thanks for a great review and great day out! Looks like you've ended up with a great week of weather considering it is middle of winter. Hope you get some good whale action in Augusta. Truffle Kerfuffle in Manjimup will be a highlight...More

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Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

Fantastic way to experience what the area has to offer. I was travelling solo and Seans tour stood out as the obvious choice. I wasn’t disappointed. Despite storms around 7am, we enjoyed blue skies on the river canoe experience (didn’t even need to take shoes...More

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SeanBlocksidge, Owner at Margaret River Discovery Co. Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

G'day Paul, thanks for the great review. Yeah our weather systems move fast down here. It's not unusual during winter months for the day to start stormy and clear through by mid morning. As you discovered one of the great things about being such a...More

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Reviewed 6 June 2018

We have often thought, "we must do that again." Well, we did! To be accurate, this is JJ's second Margaret River Discovery Tour (with the first tour less than 12 months ago) and MA's first. The occasion was MA's Birthday and what a day it...More

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SeanBlocksidge, Owner at Margaret River Discovery Co. Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

G'day JJ Sooooo good to get you out there again and this time with MA! Such a treat to get locals out experiencing their own backyard and visiting places they haven't been or seen before. Really appreciate you taking the time to write a review...More

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Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

All the glowing reviews of Sean’s tours are spot on. A fantastic day exploring places most never get to see with the perfect balance of magnificent unique sights, fun experiences, top notch wine and food and great conversations. Sean even catered to our more mature...More

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SeanBlocksidge, Owner at Margaret River Discovery Co. Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

Hi Leigh Thanks for such a great review. Your folks were awesome! Always inspiring to see families travelling and enjoying life together. Love the title of this review. May have to include this in the quotes for the new brochure ;) Cheers Sean

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Reviewed 21 May 2018

This is absolutely the best way to experience Margaret River. We brought our 4-year-old boy on the (private) Discovery Tour, and we all had the best time ever, even in the canoe which I was a bit nervous about, with a 4-year-old tornado. But it...More

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SeanBlocksidge, Owner at Margaret River Discovery Co. Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

Hi Alt, Such an fabulous review! Thank you. I had to cut and past this review to my social media pages with a picture of the 'tornado' calmly enjoying the canoeing experience. This review means a lot to me, but I also hope it's a...More

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Reviewed 14 May 2018

This is a lovely tour with a little of everything. Sean makes the day fun - from start to finish. We enjoyed the canoeing, honey-tasting, winery lunch, the hike, and the drives in between. Sean's enjoyment is infectious, and he goes to great lengths to...More

1  Thank Iris S
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SeanBlocksidge, Owner at Margaret River Discovery Co. Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

Hi Iris Thanks for the review. Stoked to hear you enjoyed the day so much that you took the time to write a review and recommend it to other travellers! Cheers Sean

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Rach700
4 August 2018|
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Response from SeanBlocksidge | Property representative |
Hi Rach Thanks for the message. I am already fully booked for 18/19/20/21, but I do have seats available for the 22nd or 23rd August. I could offer a Private Tour on either of those dates. The cost is normally $990 but... More
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andre1049
31 January 2018|
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Response from SeanBlocksidge | Property representative |
Hi Andre Thanks for the message. Yes I have 2 seats available on the Discovery Tour on Monday 19th March at the special rate of $188ea (normally $208ea). Unfortunately Tripadvisor doesn't permit me to include an email link... More
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Dewisaphira
14 January 2018|
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Response from SeanBlocksidge | Property representative |
Hi Dewi, thanks for the message. Unfortunately I am already fully booked for the weekend. I've just sent you a direct email with a list of alternative tour operators. Have a great time in Margaret River! Regards Sean MRDCo
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