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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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Arts & Wellbeing
12/06/2018

Star Quality at CinefestOZ

With one of the most important events on the Australian film calendar - CinefestOZ - taking place in the Margaret River region in August, Cassandra Charlick delves further into the burgeoning film industry in the South West. Now in its eleveneth year, CinefestOZ is a festival…
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Arts & Wellbeing
29/05/2018

Escape to your own Private Luxury this Winter

Love a bit of spontaneity in your life? Dream of whisking your partner off for a surprise getaway, heading south with the girls or treating your family to a luxury break for a milestone celebration? Winter gives visitors to the Margaret River Region more time…
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Arts & Wellbeing
23/05/2018

For the Love of Words

One of the most anticipated calendar entries for lovers of language is the Margaret River Readers and Writers Festival. This year sees the 10th annual festival at a beautiful new venue - and it is shaping up to be the biggest and best yet, according…
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Arts & WellbeingEat & Drink
11/05/2018

The Ultimate 3 Day Mother-Child Getaway

The Margaret River region is a well known destination for family holidays and for mothers wanting to spend some quality time with their kids. But how exactly would you spend three days carved out just for you and your little ones in the Margaret River…
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Arts & Wellbeing
09/05/2018

Let’s Go to Witchcliffe

Just 10 minutes drive from Margaret River, the sleepy town of Witchcliffe is looking bright-eyed of late thanks to some forward-thinking newcomers, and an eco-village in the works.  Named by a nearby cave with an overhang that resembles a witch on a broomstick, Witchy, as…
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Arts & Wellbeing
19/03/2018

Margaret River Region Open Studios Spreads its Creative Wings

In just five years, Margaret River Region Open Studios has become Australia’s largest open art studios event. It returns in April with more artists participating than ever before.  More than 130 artists will open their studios from April 28 - May 13, inviting art lovers…
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Arts & Wellbeing
07/03/2018

International Women’s Day

Last year, over 600 rallies in more than 60 countries marched for women’s equality. It was an unprecedented demonstration, signaling solidarity and strength for women across the world. And although the marches took place in the major capital cities, this wave of the women’s movement…
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Arts & Wellbeing
20/02/2018

Creative Calendar Shines in Margaret River

He sailed from England to Western Australia with his three brothers on board the Warrior in March 1830, at just 13 years of age. With a name now synonymous with the region, Alfred Bussell was one of Margaret River’s first settlers, leading the way for…
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