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Johanna Castro

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Discover 3 local secrets around Margaret River

The lush green farmland, tall karri forests and spectacular coastline of Your Margaret River Region make for fabulous scenic drives. In fact, the area between Cowaramup Bay and Karridale offers some of the most rugged and inaccessible coastline you’re likely to find in Western Australia.…
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10 Outstanding Outdoor Things to do at Prevelly and Gnarabup

As you wind down the hill towards the Margaret Rivermouth and Prevelly you’ll see a little white Greek Chapel on the hillside overlooking the ocean. It’s a Hellenic Chapel built, and then opened in 1979, by Geoff Edwards as a way of saying “Thank You”…
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Nature & Environment

Have a whale of a time in Your Margaret River Region

What do a pearl diver, two young tennis players and a home-schooling mother have in common? An amazing boat called Steep Point and a whale watching business called Whale Watch Western Australia, that’s what! A family affair Whale Watch Western Australia really is a family…
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6 Things to do in the forest including a walk in the woods

Is Forest Tourism the next big thing? You don’t have to take my word for it because you only have to watch the news and follow trends to spot that forest tourism could be the next big thing. With radical deforestation happening in so many…
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Arts & Wellbeing

Revive and restore your body and soul

I have it on good authority that many people visiting Australia from overseas hug the east coast without venturing west. They might trip to the eastern tropics, take a snap of the Sydney Opera House and The Bridge, and then maybe duck inland to visit…
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School holiday inspiration – Check out the lighthouses

From a distance Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse (at Augusta) and Cape Naturaliste Lighthouse (Dunsborough) guard their respective outposts like tall white warriors with flashing eyes, and there’s something just a little mysterious about them. Perhaps it’s because they hold life or death in their hands, and…
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3 luxury retreats for a romantic weekend

What does the word ‘luxury’ conjure up for you? Is it sumptuous living, or maybe elegance and refinement? Is it enjoying comforts and pleasures that are indulgent and which you wouldn’t necessarily have at home on a day-to-day basis? For me ‘luxury’ means all of…
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