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Margaret River Discovery Co. Tours

101 Bussell Hwy, Margaret River, Western Australia 6285, Australia
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I was apprehensive to do the canoeing component of this tour but Sean made me feel at ease and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Olympia L
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Barcelona, Spain
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This trip was one of the highlights of our visit to WA. Sean is very passionate and so... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
186299Lou
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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 3 days 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 2 days 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 2 weeks ago 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 2 days 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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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On a lightning tour of WA with only one day in the Margaret River area we decided that Sean’s tour ticked all our boxes Sean is a very easy guy to spend time with.He is also astute enough to give you the odd window to...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It’s hard to describe the tour that Sean gives to do it proper justice. In my opinion this isn’t really a tour per say; it’s a really great guy showing and letting you experience the very best of a place that he obviously loves. The...More

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

Thanks for such a great review! Might have to use that last line in my next brochure ;) Cheers Sean

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had the best day with Sean and two others from Ireland! Laughs and learning, an amazing canoe ride on the Margaret river followed by beach check with coffees. Lunch and winery tour at Fraser gallop- great sampling along with lunch! Nice walk on part of...More

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

Thank you! Yep super fun day. Thanks for making it such a 'cracker' for me too. Cheers Sean

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not choosing this tour will be your biggest mistake! I won’t lie, I didn’t think this tour would be anything special. I think it’s safe to say I have never been more wrong, my mind was blown. My five friends and I stayed in Margaret...More

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

Awesome review! Thank you. Means a lot that you enjoyed the day so much. It's why we like to call it 'the tour for people who don't do tours". Cheers Sean

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I loved every minute of our day! The canoeing was a beautiful way to start the days. The food, the wine, the honey tasting, the local history, Sean's wealth of knowledge, his stories and spectacular photos. He took us to places we would never have...More

Thank TaCoBa3
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SeanBlocksidge, Owner at Margaret River Discovery Co. Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Fabulous review. Thank you. Yep it's taken a few years to refine and plan the experience. Very happy to hear it delivered on your expectations. Cheers Sean

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed our day with Sean, Claudia, Sue and Miles very much. Canoeing on the river was a great way to start, peaceful and relaxing and we were already learning about the Margaret River region. A coffee stop with a view to die for, then...More

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

Yep that was a super fun day out! Thanks for writing a review. Means a lot. Cheers Sean

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I organised a day with Sean as part of the celebration of my Mums 70th. My mum, dad, sister & I spent the day exploring parts of Margaret River that we would never have seen without Sean's amazing insight and experience. The canoe trip was...More

Thank Karen P
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Margaret River is more than just wineries. It is a beautiful place and deserves exploration. Sean's tour gives you a snapshot. He provided an excellent taste of what Margaret River is all about: a bit of the wild along the cliff tops of the famous...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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Italy3188
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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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