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

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Rob S
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Ballarat, Australia
Highly recommend!

We had an amazing day out with a great combination of activities. In fact our whole day was filled... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Vermilion, Canada
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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...more
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago

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

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

Reviewed 6 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

Thank PaulR5888
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

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

Thank JJandMA
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

Reviewed 25 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

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

1  Thank ALTO1515
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

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
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

Reviewed 9 May 2018

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

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

Hi Nikki Rippa review! Yeah there is LOT of big bus tours offering tours, so I'm stoked you didn't follow the herd and choose to do something different. That's why we like to call it "the tour for people who dont do tours". Thanks again...More

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andre1049
30 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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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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