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Cassandra Charlick
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Local Favourites: Cassandra Charlick

Cassandra Charlick wears a multitude of hats - freelance travel writer, photographer, wine explorer and a jazz singer to name a few. When Cassandra isn't gallivanting across the country on assignment, you'll find her in the Margaret River - where she calls home. Cassandra shared…
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Eat & Drink

Marron Season: Where to enjoy the South West delicacy

We've embarked on South West Australia's four week marron season, which runs from from noon on January 8 until noon on February 5, 2021 and will see thousands of people take to the waters in search of the delicious freshwater crayfish. Marron is the largest freshwater crayfish in Western…
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Eat & DrinkWine & Wineries

Christmas & New Year Trading Hours in the Margaret River Region

As Aussies, we cherish the summer season. Packing up the car for holidays and long weekends by the beach, leaving our worries behind for another day. To help plan that special time with family and friends, we've put together lists of restaurants, bars, pubs and other…
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Movies at Cape Mentelle
Arts & Wellbeing

Movies Under the Stars: Your Outdoor Cinema Roundup

It’s one of the quintessential parts of an Australian summer: the outdoor cinema. While urbanites have stamped their own twist on the tradition with the rooftop cinema in recent years, there is something magical about hearing the wind in the trees and the squawk of…
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Lara McCall Burnside Organic Farm
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Local Favourites: Lara McCall

Lara McCall and her husband Jamie are the brains behind Burnside Organic Farm, a purely organic permaculture farm stay in Burnside, Margaret River. Lara’s workload isn’t light. Tending to the onsite winery and vineyard, vegetable gardens, farm animals and beehives is round the clock work,…
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Busselton Jetty Family-Friendly Fun
Eat & DrinkActive & AdventureNature & Environment

15 Amazing Family-Friendly Things to Do in Busselton

The seaside gateway to the Margaret River Region, Busselton is what family beach holiday dreams are made of. Get ready for plenty of cultural and sporting events, delicious food, and a wide range of accommodation options. Here are thirteen of the best family-friendly things to…
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Local Favourites

Local Favourites: Dillen Watson

Dillen Watson is Duty Manager at Forest Adventures South West. When he's not swinging through the trees, this local adventurer can be found at the region's best breweries or cruising the Cape to Cape. A straight talker, Dillen was upfront with his favourites. Dillen Watson…
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Local Favourites: Sarina Kamini

It's her endless dedication to spices that drives Sarina Kamini. First and foremost a foodie, Sarina has worn a multitude of hats - writer, author, host of her own spice masterclass, and film producer. In a nutshell -  telling the stories of food through great…
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Local Favourites

Local Favourites: Evan Gill, Vasse Felix

Around ten years ago, Evan Gill and his wife were on a holiday in Margaret River and thought – this place is beautiful we’d love to live here one day. Fortunately, Evan Gill landed a job as the Estate Sommelier at Vasse Felix, turning the…
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Yallingup Beach
Eat & DrinkNature & Environment

All the Best Family-Friendly Things to do in Dunsborough & Yallingup

Dunsborough is a favourite holiday destination for more reasons than you can count. For those of you that have been returning for the annual family trip since you were knee high to a grasshopper: yes, it has changed. But only ever so slightly. There are…
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