Dunsborough Leavers

Dunsborough LeaversIn recent years Dunsborough has become the most popular place to celebrate school leavers week in Western Australia. Due to its popularity the town transforms over this week providing a safe haven for leavers to party, relax and celebrate the end of high school.

There is so much to do at Dunsborough Leavers, from relaxing on the beach, enjoying the leavers vibe at your accommodation, participating in Sure Thing Schoolies Paintball Showdown or taking a day trip to sample some wine and beer in Margaret River (For the 18+).

Sure Thing Schoolies strives to provide awesome accommodation that is close to ‘the zone’ (organised by the WA Government) or close to the free buses that head into the party area. Whether you want a week of camping with your mates or livin’ it up in an apartment, we have access to the best accommodation packages to meet all budgets and group sizes. Just one of the many things we do to guarantee that you have the best week of your life.

Things to do at Leavers Dunsborough:

  • Learn how to surf
  • Grab your mates and catch the sunset each night.
  • Head to the zone for the best Leavers events.
  • Sample wine and beer in Margaret River.

Leavers Events in Dunsborough:

The zone is where the best parties, events and activities happen over Leavers week in Dunsborough. Tickets are booked on arrival through the WA Police. The Meelup Beach party is one of those parties you can’t miss. Grab hundreds of other school leavers for an epic day in the sun, with live music, beach games and your favourite inflatable floating device.

If you need additional assistance with any booking, or have a special request, simply contact us via phone 1300 49 59 69 (extended office hours) or email us at

Busselton is on the Western Australian coast, around 3 hours drive south of Perth
Dunsborough Map

Leavers 2022

20 Nov – 25 Nov 2022

Leavers 2023

19 Nov – 24 Nov 2023

School Leavers aged 16 to 18 who are completing year 12 on the year of travel may attend. If you have left school early (eg Year 10) for work or TAFE and you are in this age group then you may also attend. If you are closely connected with the Leavers group (eg) sibling, boyfriend, girlfriend, and you are of similar age, then you may also book with the group. The Leavers accommodation and activities are accessible to all Leavers 18+ as well as under 18.
Premium Activities
(Costs involved)

  • Surf Board Hire and Surf Lessons
  • Horse Riding
  • Kayaking
  • Fishing Trips
  • Scuba Diving
  • Sky Diving
  • Busselton Jetty
  • Bootleg Brewery & Cheeky Monkey Brewery
  • Whale Watching
  • Yallingup Maze
  • Helicopter rides
For Leavers images click: Dunsborough Leavers Videos

Measures are in place to make it as safe as possible for Leavers. Sure Thing Schoolies has a 100% Safety record in all 14 years that it has been running Leavers events. There are regular security patrols on site. Busselton is a safe and friendly destination, especially at this Leavers accommodation. Part of enjoying Leavers celebrations is staying safe and healthy.
Stage 1
Upon payment of deposit, group members must register on an online form:

  • Full name as per I.D. or passport
  • Mobile number
  • Personal email address

Stage 2
On 10th of August of the year of travel, group members must register on an online form:

  • Address
  • Home Number
  • Date of Birth
  • High School Name and Suburb
  • Portrait photo
Travel Documents including Check-in vouchers are sent by email approximately 28 days before departure.
Payments are non-refundable. Changes are allowed in certain circumstances, see Terms and Conditions for details
Thousands, and growing. New bookings are made daily.
The Official Leavers activities will be held in the area as usual. There is also great Leavers vibe at the Leavers accommodation that can be enjoyed every evening for all Leavers regardless of age. Staying at the Leavers accommodation is a huge advantage for those who are under 18 as it gives them an extra venue to enjoy and celebrate their Leavers trip.
Yes. We understand that you want Freedom during Leavers. You have the freedom to explore the beautiful Busselton area and experience the local culture. You can go shopping, do tours and activities as you wish.
The group will get their room allocation, however we don’t select the guest’s configurations within their own group, they can decide amongst themselves on arrival.
No. You don’t have this restriction at Sure Thing Schoolies accommodation
No, these are booked separately by Leavers. However, upon purchasing the Leavers party/event ticket, this will include transport.
Enjoy the amazing food available in Busselton. The food includes all the normal stuff you would expect such as Pizza, Chicken, Steak, Pasta, Fish and Chips, Wedges, Seafood, Burgers, Fresh Fruit. There are also supermarkets, cafes and restaurants close by. There is a full kitchen at the Leavers accommodation if you feel like preparing your own food.
Yes. There are so many food outlets available that you are very likely to find multiple options for your dietary requirements.
Being in WA, Busselton is in the UTC +8AWST time zone (same as Perth)
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Check in starts from 2pm onwards. If you get there before 2pm you may be able to leave your bags at reception whilst you explore the area. There may be many people checking in at once, so keep in mind that you may not be able to check in at exactly 2pm. The whole group should check in together all at once. As for Check out, you must vacate your room completely by no later than 10am on the day of departure.
Just like the hottest concert tickets… The Leaversaccommodation gets snapped up nice and early, the earlier you book, the better it is for you. To get things rolling, contact and let them know how many people are in your group. From there, they will send you an itinerary of the best available rooms and will give you details on how you can make them yours!
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