Peaceful tranquillity settles over the region as autumn truly takes hold.
Deciduous trees are painted in brilliant, fiery hues as days shorten, drawing us inward with those we love. After the hectic, fun-filled summer months, May gives locals and visitors alike time and space to thoroughly enjoy the beauty of the South West.
The Wadandi season of Djeran continues to bring its classic dewy, crisp mornings, as native flowers bloom and trees are in full fruit. Southerly winds begin to pick up, carrying leaves, seeds, and dust, as the daily pace slows right down, giving us a little extra time to take in the gorgeous autumnal glow. This sets the perfect scene for one of the most eagerly anticipated festivals in the region, The Margaret River Readers & Writers Festival.
The Margaret River Readers & Writers Festival returns to much fanfare from all the local bookworms and wordsmiths. Running from 12-14 May, the theme for this year’s program is Let’s Take A Moment, the ultimate encapsulation of this reflective, serene time in the region.
Read on for more events happening in the region this month.