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Active & Adventure
07/12/2017

Top tips this Dhufish season

Summer is here and that means one thing to Margaret River anglers: dhufish season. Flaky, rich, delicate and full of flavor, the fillets from a dhufish are the most prized by fishermen and usually the most expensive at the fishmonger. Add to that the patience…
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Active & Adventure
05/12/2017

Cheap & cheerful school holiday inspiration

Fun doesn’t have to cost the earth, in any sense of the phrase. Lizzy Pepper finds a wealth of ecofriendly adventures in the Margaret River region that won't hit you hard in the hip pocket. Welcome to the south west – where there’s fresh air,…
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Active & Adventure
04/12/2017

Getting Sky High

Many people wonder why someone would actively choose to throw themselves out of a perfectly good plane. Others do the jump as a celebration, to overcome fears, or to receive a feeling of accomplishment once they’ve landed. I talked to some recent guests of Skydive…
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Active & AdventureNature & Environment
13/11/2017

Where the wildflowers are

Leave the car behind and get knee-deep in nature this spring - it's the very best time to experience the region's glorious floral displays says Tori Wilson.With its lush forests, sweeping coastline and clusters of flowers scattered like hundreds and thousands on an ice-cream cone,…
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Active & Adventure
06/11/2017

Keeping Vacay Fit

Holidays provide a time to relax, slow down and enjoy a bit of indulging but it’s also possible to maintain an exercise regime and still have fun. I asked experienced local trainers and gym owners Katie Carmichael from KT Personal Training in Dunsborough and Margaret…
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Active & AdventureNature & Environment
27/09/2017

School Holiday Inspiration

With periods of sunshine followed by patches of rain, activities for your Spring school holidays can be a little hard to plan, but there is still plenty you can do with the kids. We’ve put together a list of our favourite Spring time activities that…
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Wine & WineriesActive & AdventureNature & Environment
22/09/2017

Ultimate tailor-made tours

HANK Durlik looks at me sadly and apologises. We’re standing atop an ancient limestone escarpment, amid a kaleidoscope of wildflowers, gazing down on the electric turquoise waters of Conto Beach below. Whales breach out to sea, a pod of dolphins is highlighted against the talcum…
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Active & AdventureNature & Environment
19/09/2017

Natural High

There is so much to do and see in the South West, the challenge is packing all the best bits into your holiday experience. Lizzy pepper rounds up some of the greatest ways to experience our beautiful outdoors. These family-friendly tours are exhilarating, breathtaking and,…
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Wine & WineriesActive & AdventureNature & Environment
05/09/2017

Touring Margs: where it all began

It was the big waves of Margaret River’s coastline which Adam Betar found irresistible when he first came to the south-west of WA. The founder of Margaret River’s original wine tour business, Margaret River Tours, Adam found his way to the region while feeding his…
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