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Margaret River Farmers Market

Margaret River Farmers Market

Saturday, 22nd September 2018 - Saturday, 26th December 2020
The Margaret River Farmers' Market has been a feature of the region for over 10 years, providing access to fresh local produce for both residents and visitors. From humble beginnings the Market has grown to be a Saturday morning fixture with up to 50 stalls, selling everything from fruit and vegetables to meats, eggs, cheeses, baked goods, drinks, nougat and chocolate. Only producers from the local Shires and surrounding South-West are eligible to set up a stall, and the stalls are operated by the people who grow or make the produce. Each market features a breakfast bar, providing delicious food…
Margaret River Region Open Studios

Margaret River Region Open Studios

Saturday, 12th September 2020 - Sunday, 27th September 2020
One of Western Australia’s most popular arts events, Margaret River Region Open Studios, will return in September after being forced to postpone due to COVID-19. There will be 103 artists from around the region who will be opening their studio doors to welcome in art lovers and to share their passion. The event, now in its seventh year, features painters, sculptors, illustrators, jewellers, print makers, glassblowers, ceramicists, potters, photographers, furniture makers, woodworkers, textile artists, metalworkers, mixed media artists and up-cyclers who share a love of this beautiful part of the world. Road trip from Perth and make a holiday of…
Australian String Quartet - Margaret River Weekend of Music

Australian String Quartet - Margaret River Weekend of Music

Friday, 30th October 2020 - Sunday, 1st November 2020
An exclusive weekend celebrating fine music, food and wine. Picture a trail through ancient Eucalyptus forests, pristine surfing beaches and the promise offered in hectares of vines leading to your next cellar door. Awaiting you are intimate performances with the the Australian String Quartet (ASQ), exceptional guest artists and indulgent gourmet experiences. Savour the best of the spectacular Western Australian wine region with unforgettable adventures at Voyager Estate, Vasse Felix, Cape Mentelle and Leeuwin Estate. With matched food and wine from the region’s finest wineries, enjoy a feast for the senses with the ASQ and guest artists, Genevieve Lacey and…
CinefestOZ - Margaret River

CinefestOZ - Margaret River

Tuesday, 25th August 2020 - Sunday, 30th August 2020
CinefestOZ Film Festival is a must-attend festival set against the stunning backdrop of Western Australia's iconic south west region. Celebrating great films, the festival incorporates some of Australia's most beautiful locations, world-class Margaret River wines and gourmet fresh foods. Visitors, filmmakers and film-lovers converge to enjoy premiere events, in conversation lunches, general screenings, family activities and free community events over six days in August. In 2020 festival offers world, Australian and Western Australian film premieres. Margaret River is the hub for a Short Film Showcase, culminating in the CinefestOZ Short Film Awards on 29 August. There's also screenings of highly…
Margaret River Ultra Marathon

Margaret River Ultra Marathon

Saturday, 17th October 2020
An incredible journey through the forests, trails, beaches and bluffs on the beautiful Cape to Cape coastline in South West Western Australia. You will run past famous surf breaks, iconic wineries and charismatic coastal villages in a journey that is as magical as the Margaret River region is beautiful. Tackle the race as a solo competitor and run the full 80-kilometre course or team up with a group of friends and complete the course as a relay team of up to five people doing one (or more) legs each. Whether you're an ultra-marathon rookie or long-distance devotee, make The Margaret…
CinefestOZ Film Festival

CinefestOZ Film Festival

Tuesday, 25th August 2020 - Sunday, 30th August 2020
CinefestOZ Film Festival is a must-attend festival set against the stunning backdrop of Western Australia's iconic South West region. Celebrating great films, the festival incorporates some of Australia's most beautiful locations, world-class Margaret River wines and gourmet fresh foods. Dedicated discoverers will love making room for the best of Australian film culture and natural attractions into their itineraries. Visitors, filmmakers and film-lovers converge to enjoy premiere events, cosy side bar events with food and wine, in conversation lunches overlooking vineyards and general screenings over 5 days in August. The 13th annual CinefestOZ Film Festival will deliver an extraordinary film and…
Eagle Bay Epic

Eagle Bay Epic

Saturday, 7th November 2020 - Sunday, 8th November 2020
The Eagle Bay Epic has been designed as the ultimate mix of off-road adventure racing. Imagine a mountain bike, ocean swim, kayak and trail run traversing the rugged and pristine coastline in south-west, Western Australia. The Eagle Bay Brewery is the official event venue offering sweeping views out to Cape Naturaliste in Geographe Bay. Indulge in a refreshing beer for post-race celebrations. Step up to the challenge solo or team up with your friends and be a part of the maiden Eagle Bay Epic Adventure Race. Event options for everyone including - Naturaliste Short Course; 13-kilometre Mountain Bike; 1.2-kilometre Ocean…
SunSmart Kids Triathlon

SunSmart Kids Triathlon

Sunday, 18th October 2020
The Kids Triathlon will round out the day’s Sunsmart Busselton Festival of Triathlon events as children aged seven to 15 years old compete in both short and long distance events. The short distance event for seven to 11 year olds includes a 100-metre swim, 2-kilometre cycle and 500-metre run whilst the long distance event for 12 to15 year olds involves a 200-metre swim, 4-kilometre cycle and 1-kilometre run. This short, fun-filled event is designed specifically for kids to enjoy themselves and discover what it’s like to compete in a triathlon. Please visit their website for more information.
SunSmart FunMan Triathlon

SunSmart FunMan Triathlon

Sunday, 18th October 2020
The short distance FunMan Triathlon will take place the day after the IRONMAN 70.3 Busselton. This event is focused truly on fun and participation, so it is a great way to get involved individually or part of a team, regardless of your fitness level. The 200-metre swim, 4-kilometre cycle and 1-kilometre run will be the perfect end to a great weekend of racing. This event is part of Sunsmart Busselton Festival of Triathlon. Please visit their website for more information.
CinefestOZ - Busselton

CinefestOZ - Busselton

Tuesday, 25th August 2020 - Sunday, 30th August 2020
CinfestOZ is in its 13th year and showcases the best of Australian and French films over a 5 day event. Experience Australia’s premier destination film festival set against the stunning backdrop of Western Australia’s iconic South West region. Film lovers, filmmakers and stars are drawn to Bunbury, Margaret River, Dunsborough and Augusta to immerse themselves in the film experience at the region’s cinemas, wineries, boutique breweries, small bars and galleries. The highly anticipated festival program premieres shorts, documentaries and Australian feature films.
SunSmart Busselton Jetty Swim

SunSmart Busselton Jetty Swim

Saturday, 13th February 2021 - Sunday, 14th February 2021
The Busselton Jetty Swim 2021 event will be held over two days, with activities and family entertainment for everyone. The swim itself will take place on the Sunday morning. This event is regarded as one of South West Western Australia's most famous sporting events. The course will take participants out and around the 3.6 kilometres of Busselton's iconic Jetty, in the tranquil waters of Geographe Bay. The cap on registrations for 2021 event had been increased to 2,900. Entrants in the event can be first-time novice entrants to experienced professional competitors. Entry is open to individuals and teams of two…
IRONMAN Western Australia

IRONMAN Western Australia

Sunday, 6th December 2020
A stalwart of the Asia Pacific triathlon scene since 2004, IRONMAN Western Australia takes place in the scenic town of Busselton in the south-west region of the vast state of Western Australia. Incorporating the iconic Busselton Jetty, IRONMAN Western Australia is renowned worldwide for being the place to go for a personal best, with the bike and run courses amongst the flattest on the global IRONMAN circuit. Since its debut on the Australian calendar in 2004, the IRONMAN event has seen tremendous growth, both in size and reputation among the triathlon community and widely recognised globally as a world-class sporting…
IRONMAN 70.3 Western Australia

IRONMAN 70.3 Western Australia

Sunday, 6th December 2020
IRONMAN 70.3 Western Australia takes place in the scenic town of Busselton in the south-west region of the vast state of Western Australia, alongside the IRONMAN Western Australia event. Incorporating the iconic Busselton Jetty, IRONMAN 70.3 Western Australia is renowned worldwide for being the place to go for a personal best, with the bike and run courses amongst the flattest on the global IRONMAN circuit. The 70.3 event has seen tremendous growth, both in size and reputation among the triathlon community and widely recognised globally as a world-class sporting event. The event has become enormously popular with athletes and spectators…
SunSmart IRONMAN 70.3 Busselton

SunSmart IRONMAN 70.3 Busselton

Saturday, 17th October 2020
IRONMAN 70.3 Busselton is returning to Busselton and inviting participants from all over the globe to take part, whether it’s competitive or something to tick off the bucket list. The triathlon ensures a great experience for all, starting with a swim alongside the historic Busselton Jetty, followed by a ride through the Tuart Forrest before finishing with a half marathon along the foreshore. Participants are encouraged to compete individually or team up with friends and family to complete a single leg of the race as a team. This event is part of Sunsmart Busselton Festival of Triathlon. Please visit their…
SunSmart Busselton Festival of Triathlon

SunSmart Busselton Festival of Triathlon

Saturday, 17th October 2020
The SunSmart Busselton Festival of Triathlon comprises a series of events culminating in the IRONMAN 70.3. In addition to the SunSmart IRONMAN 70.3, which will remain the premier event of the festival, they will also host a SunSmart Kids Triathlon and the Funman Teams Triathlon. The expansion of the SunSmart Busselton Festival of Triathlon allows for a more inclusive weekend of events that brings a new level of excitement to Busselton. Please refer to the website for further information.
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