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#Rediscover
22/03/2019

10 Ways To Rediscover Margaret River

Whether you are planning your Margaret River annual holiday pilgrimage or it’s your first time visiting, there is plenty here to keep you busy from dawn to dusk. With world famous wines, it’s almost certain that you have already got a few cellar doors earmarked…
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Eat & Drink
20/03/2019

5 Perfect Picnic Pairings With Happs Wines

More than 40 years ago,  two young teachers named Erl and Ros Happ were inspired to plant a wide range of grape varieties in the Margaret River region. Many thought their deviation from the norm was crazy, but their pioneering spirit has paid off; today…
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Barrel Maker John Kingdon
Wine & WineriesArts & Wellbeing
18/03/2019

The Ancient Craft of Barrel Making

Barrel Makers, or Coopers, are an integral part of the success story of Margaret River winemaking. Anna Pellegrin-Hartley meets the men behind this ancient craft. If you’re anything like us, you spend a lot of time looking at vineyards, and drinking the resultant wine, but…
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Nature & Environment
13/03/2019

From Preveli to Prevelly

Walcliffe Road connects Margaret River town with its closest beach, Prevelly, renowned for its beauty, beach, pumping surf breaks and famous caravan park. Diane Bortoletto discovers more about this fascinating place. The scenery is truly breathtaking as you round the bend on Wallcliffe Road and…
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#Rediscover
13/03/2019

10 Ways To Rediscover Busselton

Think Busselton is a family-only destination? Think again. Sure, it is an excellent family holiday spot, but the seaside city has been quietly building up its hand to help all ages rediscover its beauty. The reason Busselton is popular with visitors is evident with your…
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Arts & Wellbeing
12/03/2019

Creative Corner is an Artful Hub for Local Creatives

Stunning places with space to breathe have a history attracting creative types, often inspired by the beauty of their surrounds. What’s striking is the depth and diversity of exceptionally creative people who live in the Margaret River region from photographers to filmmakers, painters to sculptures,…
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Eat & DrinkActive & Adventure
08/03/2019

Wine Trails On Two Wheels

Love wine but also like to earn those delicious drops of Cabernet? Don’t want to get stuck inside a car all day when the sun is out, and you are surrounded by rolling vineyards and native bushland? Not to mention the thought of being trapped…
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Eat & Drink
07/03/2019

6 Delicious Degustations To Indulge Yourself In

I’ve sat at some pretty inspiring degustation tables over 20 years working as a food critic and writer. There was the Michelin-starred restaurant in rural Spain with a maître’d who switched easily between description of complex molecular dishes in four languages at our table alone.…
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#Rediscover
05/03/2019

10 Ways To Rediscover Augusta

The South West's quintessential seaside holiday town, Augusta is a mecca for those wanting to explore beyond the tourist track and to discover secret spots all for themselves.  From the forest, to the ocean, to subterranean labyrinths of caves, you'll find places that appear as…
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What's On?
01/03/2019

What’s Happening in March?

It’s here. Don’t tell anyone, but March is actually our favourite month down here. The days are cooler, the vines are starting to turn golden and the hive of summer activity has subdued from a buzz to a gentle hum. That’s not to say there…
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