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Margaret River Discovery Co. Tours

101 Bussell Hwy, Margaret River, Western Australia 6285, Australia
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A great day

This is a lovely tour with a little of everything. Sean makes the day fun - from start to finish... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Iris S
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San Pedro, Belize
The quintessential Margaret River tour and tour guide!

Forget the big bus tours, this is the tour to do in Margaret River! The reviews were great and the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
CycloneNic
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Perth, 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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Reviewed 6 days ago

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

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Forget the big bus tours, this is the tour to do in Margaret River! The reviews were great and the tour and Sean the tour guide lived up to the high expectations. Sean is the quintessential Margaret River local who is very knowledgeable and only...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I just went for the tour on in early May. Sean adds a personal touch to the tour that makes it unique. His passion for his job, the land, wine, food, nature, people and photography creates a kaleidoscopic experience that makes this tour deserving of...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An absolute must-do when visiting Margaret River. Sean’s tour is so personalised and he has so much fantastic local knowledge. Thanks for an amazing day Sean!!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great day out with very knowledgeable guide who took care to ensure we all enjoyed ourselves while finding out about the local area - food, wine, wildlife . . . and without getting wet kayaking! We all ended up with some lovely photos to add...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I loved every part of it and didn't want it to end. We've done a lot of tours in our lives but this one was special. It had a little bit of everything - Firstly, the perfect guide in Sean. Then adventure,serenity, history, nature, indigenous...More

Thank Pam C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Being based in Perth, I've been to Margaret River several times. As my friend was coming out from overseas I decided to book us on Sean's tour as we didn't have a lot of time available to see the region. Wow!! I wish I'd done...More

Thank jvdheever
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Regardless of your age, physical ability or singular interest in wine tasting, this experience is a must. Our special holiday was made that little bit more special by adding a day with Sean to our agenda. It was an extremely well thought out and structured...More

Thank Carl M
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SeanBlocksidge, Owner at Margaret River Discovery Co. Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Carl Thanks for the awesome review! I'll let Clive know you want to bottle me instead of the Cabernet next time he is bottling at the winery ;) I'm sure he'd be happy to oblige with an appropriate label on my forehead. Cheers Sean

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was apprehensive to do the canoeing component of this tour but Sean made me feel at ease and ensured no one will get wet and we were all helped into the canoe. I’m so glad I did it, it was so peaceful and a...More

Thank Olympia L
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SeanBlocksidge, Owner at Margaret River Discovery Co. Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Olympia, soooooo happy that that you gave it a go and loved it! I have a lot of people that are apprehensive about canoeing, thinking they'll get wet or dirty or fall in. Very happy to say I have a perfect ten year record...More

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Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

This trip was one of the highlights of our visit to WA. Sean is very passionate and so knowledgeable about the area and as it is only small groups he really offers such a personal service. Everything was great but for me the lunch was...More

Thank 186299Lou
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SeanBlocksidge, Owner at Margaret River Discovery Co. Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Lou, thanks for such a great little review. Always interesting to know what the highlight was. Yeah I think lunch is highlight for me too! The team at Blue Ginger Cafe prepare our lunch. They do an awesome job featuring locally sourced seasonal produce....More

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andre1049
January 30, 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
January 14, 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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Response from SeanBlocksidge | Property representative |
Hi Italy3188, thanks for the message. Apologies for the delayed response but I don't check this page every day. Send me an email on via my website (i can't post rates or website details on this page due to Tripadvisor... More
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