Rediscover Augusta

Reconnect, reprioritise and rediscover Margaret River region's favourite seaside holiday town

 

Rediscover Busselton

Reactivate, reinvent and rediscover Busselton. It's the perfect blend of family-fun, seaside city buzz, and endless entertainment.

 

Head Underground

Escape the heat and visit one of the region's four ancient caves

 

Djeran Youth Week Festival

A cultural celebration for young people with music, art, and bush tucker tastings

 

Somewhere to Stay?

View the largest range of accommodation in The Margaret River Region

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Accommodation

A choice of over 260 accommodation options available for all needs and budgets in Margaret River, Busselton, Dunsborough, Yallingup, Augusta and throughout the South-West.

Tours

Tour with the experts – choose from over 90 local specialist tours and activities including wine tours, cave and lighthouse tours, whale watching and horse riding.

Guides & Maps

Our handy regional map, travel guide, self drive itineraries and online interactive map will help you to navigate through Your Margaret River Region.

Events Calendar

Experience everything from local farmers markets, sunset movies in a vineyard and quirky community celebrations through to internationally recognised concerts, festivals and sporting events.

Trip Ideas & Stories

Need a little down south holiday inspiration? Get great tips and ideas from our team of local writers.

Barrel Maker John Kingdon
Wine & WineriesArts & Wellbeing
18/03/2019

The Ancient Craft of Barrel Making

Barrel Makers, or Coopers, are an integral part of the success story of Margaret River winemaking. Anna Pellegrin-Hartley meets the men behind this ancient craft. If you’re anything like us, you spend a lot of time looking at vineyards, and drinking the resultant wine, but…
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Nature & Environment
13/03/2019

From Preveli to Prevelly

Walcliffe Road connects Margaret River town with its closest beach, Prevelly, renowned for its beauty, beach, pumping surf breaks and famous caravan park. Diane Bortoletto discovers more about this fascinating place. The scenery is truly breathtaking as you round the bend on Wallcliffe Road and…
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#Rediscover
13/03/2019

10 Ways To Rediscover Busselton

Think Busselton is a family-only destination? Think again. Sure, it is an excellent family holiday spot, but the seaside city has been quietly building up its hand to help all ages rediscover its beauty. The reason Busselton is popular with visitors is evident with your…
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Arts & Wellbeing
12/03/2019

Creative Corner is an Artful Hub for Local Creatives

Stunning places with space to breathe have a history attracting creative types, often inspired by the beauty of their surrounds. What’s striking is the depth and diversity of exceptionally creative people who live in the Margaret River region from photographers to filmmakers, painters to sculptures,…
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Eat & DrinkActive & Adventure
08/03/2019

Wine Trails On Two Wheels

Love wine but also like to earn those delicious drops of Cabernet? Don’t want to get stuck inside a car all day when the sun is out, and you are surrounded by rolling vineyards and native bushland? Not to mention the thought of being trapped…
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Eat & Drink
07/03/2019

6 Delicious Degustations To Indulge Yourself In

I’ve sat at some pretty inspiring degustation tables over 20 years working as a food critic and writer. There was the Michelin-starred restaurant in rural Spain with a maître’d who switched easily between description of complex molecular dishes in four languages at our table alone.…
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#Rediscover
05/03/2019

10 Ways To Rediscover Augusta

The South West's quintessential seaside holiday town, Augusta is a mecca for those wanting to explore beyond the tourist track and to discover secret spots all for themselves.  From the forest, to the ocean, to subterranean labyrinths of caves, you'll find places that appear as…
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What's On?
01/03/2019

What’s Happening in March?

It’s here. Don’t tell anyone, but March is actually our favourite month down here. The days are cooler, the vines are starting to turn golden and the hive of summer activity has subdued from a buzz to a gentle hum. That’s not to say there…
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Active & AdventureNature & Environment
26/02/2019

Is This the World’s Rarest Job?

In light of Paul Sofilas' 20 year career at the Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse, Sophie Mathewson shone the spotlight on his role as caretaker and interp officer. Without a doubt, Paul has landed one of the rarest jobs in the world - and possibly with the…
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Summer Beers
Eat & Drink
12/02/2019

The Local Summer Beers You Have To Try

Nothing sings the flavour of summertime more than a crisp cold beer. But sometimes, actually deciding what to drink is the most difficult part of this process. So, we’ve taken the liberty of compiling this definitive summer beer guide, to help you spend less time…
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Active & Adventure
06/02/2019

6 Top Family-Friendly Fishing Spots

One of the things that the Margaret River region is famous for is its coastline – and for good reason.  It’s vast, varied, and ruggedly beautiful.  What better way to enjoy it than dangling a line into the ocean, the smell of salt fresh in…
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South West Craft Beer Festival Beers
What's On?
29/01/2019

What’s Happening in February?

February might be the shortest month of the year, but it certainly isn’t short on things to do in the Margaret River Region. With the kids back to school it’s time to think about packed lunches, after school activities and daily routine after the freedom…
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Just three hours’ drive south of Perth and only 110km from end to end, Your Margaret River Region is one of Australia’s most compact, yet strikingly diverse holiday destinations stretching from Busselton and Dunsborough in the north of the region, down to Augusta in the south.

It’s an enticing mosaic of pristine natural wonders, premium wineries, relaxed microbreweries, world-class restaurants, spectacular beaches, towering forests, inspirational artisans, warm and friendly locals, and a laid-back persona all of its own. From the tranquil waters of Geographe Bay in the north, down the ancient cave-carved Leeuwin-Naturaliste Ridge, through picturesque vineyards and karri forest of the heartland, to the desolate beauty of Cape Leeuwin in the south, this is a place of astounding natural contrasts. There are just so many things to do in the Margaret River region you’ll need at least a few days to explore it. Take advantage of our stunning range of accommodation throughout the region in Margaret River, Dunsborough, Busselton, Augusta, Yallingup and throughout the South West.

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