Foodie things to do in Margaret River. The Margaret River Gourmet Escape

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Today I’m feeling like a slug. And the reason for that is that I’ve just been lucky enough to attend the Margaret River Gourmet Escape, a three day food and wine extravaganza held in and around … [Read more...]

Weekend Getaway : Top 10 Things to do in Bunbury

Things to do in Bunbury

Bunbury has been renamed Funbury - It's Official! Only joking. But the city is a fun place to visit and it is getting a whole lot more attention these days. Someone said, "It's expanding like … [Read more...]

Perth Weekend Getaways – Cape Lodge, Margaret River

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When you've had enough of city life and it's time to escape for the weekend to cooler 'down south' climes your thoughts might turn towards the Margaret River region. Ahh, the beaches, the … [Read more...]

5 Sensational Places to Visit in Margaret River

Places to visit in Margaret River

Every day I wake up and count my blessings to be living in Australia's south west. Not only is there so much to see and do, it's also a gorgeous part of the world where we have world class … [Read more...]

Geographe Crush Festival : Tickets to Giveaway

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The Geographe Crush wine and food festival is now running over Three Days, and I'm really happy to have 4 Tickets to Giveaway to 2 lucky winners for the events as displayed in the poster below on … [Read more...]

Things to do in Pemberton with Kids

Things to do in Pemberton with Kids

Remembering back to the days when our children were little and the times we embarked on family holidays to either beach or countryside, fills with me nostalgia, although I conveniently forget the long … [Read more...]

Want to quit your job and take off on a road trip?

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Thinking of a road trip? There are around 2,620 holiday parks around Australia, and coupled with great weather it's no wonder that people love to camp and caravan. It's a fabulous way to get out and … [Read more...]

Why you should visit Nannup, Western Australia

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When we first arrived in Western Australia we were told about the Golden Triangle. It sounded a little like the Bermuda Triangle and equally as mysterious, given that we had so much to discover … [Read more...]

Wanda’s Pemberton Adventure

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Wanda Sadowski is an avid bicyclist and together with her husband Mark she trailblazes around the highways, byways and adventurous back-routes of South West Australia. Today she takes us to Pemberton … [Read more...]

Pemberton, Short Stay Highlights.

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There are some country towns that you never grow tired of, and Pemberton 343kms, from Perth set deep in the heart of the Southern Forests is one of those towns. Every time we visit we find … [Read more...]

Hackersley Wine Estate and Restaurant – five star dining

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When the weather's wet and cold in South West Australia, there's nothing better we like to do than get out for a long lazy Sunday lunch with friends and family. Especially at a wine estate with … [Read more...]

Volunteering with Dolphins

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This is a guest post by Catherine Curnow, a ZigaZag reader who is currently volunteering at the Dolphin Discovery Centre in Bunbury. Volunteering at Bunbury’s Dolphin Discovery Centre If you’re … [Read more...]

How to avoid Excess Baggage Fees

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You know the feeling. You're waiting in line at the aiport check-in desk and your hold luggage is over the weight allowance. You know it is because just this morning you had to sit on your suitcase … [Read more...]

Who’s for a Road Trip Australia? Try the Cape to Cape in the South West!

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This post is sponsored by Nuffnang. Let's Go - Road Trip Australia - LoVe Drives - The South West Cruising between the two capes of the south west region of Australia on a sunny summer's day, I … [Read more...]

New Baby Dolphin in Bunbury plus some Fast Facts about Dolphins

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The first baby dolphin of 2014 has just been born in Koombana Bay! How cute is the little bub above?! "We took this photo on Valentines day. The calf, who we've just named "Cookie" is doing well and … [Read more...]

5 Luxury Getaways in Western Australia

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Love a bit of Luxury? I know I do, and if there's a chance to take off for a weekend for spa treatments, fine wine and wonderful food then I'm your gal! So I thought today I'd pick 5 of our … [Read more...]

Outback Australia. An Adventure in the Kimberley – Kununurra Dreaming

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Welcome to Day 8 of an  exciting 12 day adventure traveling overland in the Kimberley region of North West Australia. We're in the Eastern Kimberley at Kununurra camping in a beautiful site near a … [Read more...]

Top 10 Things to do in Margaret River and the surrounding region

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We’ve just returned from a weekend of discovery down south that included a stay in a fairytale cottage in the forest, a Shakespeare production  outside by the vines at Voyager Estate, and a very … [Read more...]

Take a Walk on the Art Side around Margaret River … and beyond

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As much as I love food, wine and having a good time, sometimes it’s necessary to rein in my philistine and bolster my culture vulture which often skulks in the sidelines. On those occasions there’s … [Read more...]

Top 10 Places in Western Australia by The WA Tastemaster

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Western Australia is an extraordinary State, and who better to let us into a few insider secrets than a very special Guest Poster today, Rich Keam, who has one of the best jobs in the world. Yes … [Read more...]