From Melbourne To Margs: New Direct Flights Starting March 2020


From Melbourne To Margs

New Direct Flights Starting March 2020

It’s official: flights from Melbourne to the Margaret River region start in March!

Jetstar will fly three times a week on Monday, Wednesday and Saturday, landing at Busselton-Margaret River Airport. Fares are on sale now starting from $139*. Book now at

Terms and conditions for inclusion:*Sale ends 11.59pm AEDT Monday 9 December 2019, unless sold out prior.

It’s now easier than ever to enjoy the warmer weather, beautiful beaches, long winery lunches and incredible natural beauty of the region.

So what are you waiting for, Melbournites, it’s time to snap up some tickets!

Itinerary Inspiration

Escape & Connect 4 Day Getaway

Escape the everyday and reconnect to nature with this family-friendly long weekend itinerary.

7-Day Off The Beaten Track

The full Margaret River experience, designed to get you off the beaten track and into the beating heart.

Can’t decide when to book?

The Margaret River region has an incredible calendar of events that are worth booking a trip around. Pop these ones in your diary.


MarchEmergence Creative Festival – a creative playground for one of the world’s most inspiring “anti-conferences”.

May: Margaret River Open Studios – Australia’s biggest free art event.

April: Margaret River Pro – grab some mates, and head down to Surfers Point, Prevelly to watch the best surfers in the world battle it out. 

MayMargaret River Readers and Writers Festival

JuneJazz By the Bay

JulyCabin Fever Festival – You’ll find winter feasts, rich wines, magnificent parties, live music and a wilderness that grows from the inside out. 

AugustCinefestOz – Australia’s Premier Film Festival, awarding Australia’s Greatest Film Prize.


Strings Attached – a 3 day festival for players, makers and enthusiasts.

Cape to Cape MTB – Australia’s largest, longest running and most popular four day MTB stage race. This iconic riding experience includes access to stunning private trails, vineyard visits, brewery finishes and some of the warmest hospitality the region has to offer. 

November: Western Australia Gourmet Escape – A gourmet celebration of fresh food and fine wine, featuring celebrity chefs, immersive experiences and exclusive culinary delights in ridiculously picturesque locations. 


January: Leeuwin Concert –  a highlight in Australia’s social and cultural calendar. Visitors from all over Australia and abroad make the pilgrimage to the Margaret River Estate to enjoy the music of the industry’s greatest performers set against the backdrop of the majestic Karri forest.


Busselton Jetty Swim – The premier 3.6km ocean swim around the iconic Busselton Jetty attracting over 3,300 competitors from around the world each year. 

South West Craft Beer Fest – not only blessed with beautiful wines and picturesque beaches, the region is also home to a large number of award-winning craft breweries. Sip and savour the best golden nectar the South West has to offer. 

Cabin Fever Friday

Talk to one of our local experts.

Consult one of our local booking agents today to discover your best options for your trip #MelbsToMargs.

Image Credits: Russel Ord Photography, Lauren Bath

Amanda Carmichael

Author Amanda Carmichael

Amanda is Queensland born, West Australian at heart. After clocking up some serious km's visiting the Margaret River region every second weekend, she recently packed up and made the move to the most beautiful part of Australia. Happiest when by the sea, adventuring and trying ALL the food and wine. Now living in the region, she knows she's hit the jackpot!

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