Geographe Bay, Dunsborough

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Named in 1801 after a French explorer’s ship, Geographe Bay is a wide curve of the coast extending from Cape Naturaliste to the city of Bunbury. Sheltered from the rough seas and featuring some of the shallowest waters found along this part of the coastline, the bay is a popular destination for recreational boaters. Visit the Busselton Jetty, the longest wooden structure in the Southern Hemisphere and one of the landmarks of the bay, for numerous photo opportunities at sunset or sunrise. You can also surf in the bay, as well as explore several whale-watching spots. Adventure seekers can visit the wreck of an Australian Navy frigate, sunk in the bay in 1997, which is one of the area’s popular dive spots. Put Geographe Bay at the forefront of your travel plans using our Quedjinup vacation generator.
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  • Gorgeous bay, would highly recommend a visit. Perfect for a romantic stroll for couples. Sea is so clear and clean for paddling.  more »
  • This is a beautiful area of The South West. There are lots of little bays as well as the huge expanse of Geographe Bay. In Busselton there are roped off areas for safe swimming.  more »
  • This beach and coastal is beautiful and clean. The water is lovely and the water is crystal clear on most days.a must see.  more »