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Active & Adventure
19/07/2018

Big Wave Surfing

There’s 135 kilometres of coastline from Busselton to Augusta with no fewer than 75 surf breaks that produce extraordinary waves - waves so good that they attract the world’s best who travel the globe following the big swell, chasing the perfect big wave. In fact,…
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Eat & Drink
19/07/2018

Five Ways to Enjoy Gourmet Escape

It’s a full plate at the 2018 Gourmet Escape, with a line-up of international celebrity chefs and homegrown favourites. Nigella Lawson is back for a second helping of the region after her appearance at the 2016 event, and will be joined by the likes of…
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Arts & Wellbeing
18/07/2018

Winter Woollies

Winter provides the perfect opportunity to wrap up in layers of gorgeous wool clothing, don your beanie and gumboots and enjoy the great outdoors. And if you find yourself short, the region has you covered (literally). Spool & Spindle is a gorgeous Margaret River shop…
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Eat & Drink
12/07/2018

Keeping it Casual

Sometimes you don't want a fancy dining experience, and only casual will do. Cassandra Charlick went in search of a no-fuss feed for our latest Your Margaret River Region magazine (Winter edit!) and found some absolute crackers. Summer undoubtedly has its perks; sultry, alfresco evenings,…
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Wine & Wineries
10/07/2018

Winter Wine Pairing

Winter feasting inevitably means we reach for warming winter red wine. Fergal Gleeson suggests which local drops go well with hearty meals. American singer Kathy Mattea once said that 'a gourmet meal without a glass of wine just seems tragic'. It's a sentiment that I…
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What's On?
05/07/2018

What’s Happening in July?

July might be one of the colder months in the Margaret River region but the experiences on offer are only heating up. From incredible food and wine events to special deals to keep the good times flowing throughout winter, there's no shortage of reasons to…
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Arts & WellbeingActive & Adventure
04/07/2018

Your NAIDOC week

Tom Forrest might not be a household name to most over the age of 30, but ask any recent high-school grad, and chances are they know him as 'The Kununurra Kid'. Tom made his television debut on the ABC’s ‘My Year 12 Life’ and has…
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Cabin Fever Friday
Eat & DrinkWhat's On?
02/07/2018

Lock In a Little Darkness This Friday 13th

Cabin Fever Festival kicks off in less than two weeks, and with the Festival commencing on Friday the 13th, organisers have scheduled some suitably dark and mysterious events to get you in the festival spirit. Check out some of the first night’s events below… Night…
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Active & Adventure
28/06/2018

A Life Aquatic

When winter hits the South West it brings with it some of the most important VIP’s that the region has ever seen. Weighing about 36,000kg and ranging in length from 12 to 16m, these visitors are always a sight to behold and leave both locals…
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Active & Adventure
22/06/2018

A Postcard to Chris: Don’t Miss the Margaret River Region

You may have heard by now that the chiselled face of Australia, Chris Hemsworth, recently told Qantas’ inflight magazine that Western Australia’s iconic coastline is hot on his bucket list. The West Australian Travel Editor Stephen Scourfield wrote an open letter to the man better…
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