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25/09/2015

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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Nature & Environment
18/09/2015

Wildflower Season 2015 – the latest photos

Spring is finally here and we're not the only ones enjoying the sunshine. The region's wildflowers have been bursting over the last week or so and there are many parts of the region carpeted in colour right now. Some of our local tour companies have…
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Active & AdventureNature & Environment
09/09/2015

Just passing through – Jamie Mitchell drops into Cow Bombie

Your Margaret River region is home to countless attractions that draw visitors from all parts of the world. This week, as the rest of Australia enjoyed a leisurely Father's Day, world-renowned big wave surfer, Jamie Mitchell, found himself paddling into massive waves out off Cowaramup…
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Nature & Environment
02/09/2015

Whale watching kicks off in Geographe Bay

The second half of Australia’s longest whale watching season is officially underway, with the whales moving north from Augusta to the sheltered waters of Geographe Bay.  Plenty of Humpback and Southern Rights have been sighted in the past week or so, from boats and from…
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Active & AdventureNature & Environment
12/08/2015

Think outside the vineyard… Inventive spots to pop the question

Everyone thinks Margaret River = vineyards, so if a bloke’s going to pop the question, he’s going to be dropping his knee among rows of vines with a sparkling lake in the background, with a bottle of bubbles and a checkered picnic rug at the…
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Nature & Environment
23/06/2015

9 Great Facts about Whale Watching

Whale watching season 2015 has begun from the brand new marina at Augusta, and we're receiving daily reports of humpback sightings. Just today, local tour operators Naturaliste Charters (pictured) told us that "Yesterday and today’s whales were AWESOME!! Easily 20 or more humpbacks, wherever you look,…
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