Margaret River

The Margaret River Region is an area of magnificent beauty on the South West Coast of beautiful Western Australia. Stretching from Busselton on the shores of Geographe Bay down to Augusta the most south westerly point in Australia.

Margaret River is the jewel in the crown of the south coast of Western Australia.

Visitors from around the planet have been charmed by their visit to the Margaret River Region, the ancient land of the Noongar people for over 40,000 years.
Visitors from around the planet have been charmed by their visit to the Margaret River Region, the ancient land of the Noongar people for over 40,000 years.
Margs is steeped in history with impressive ancient landforms, cliffs, beaches, forests, headlands, rocks and sunsets that will last forever in your mind.
Spectacular beaches, exquisite caves, adventurous walks and trails, world class surfing spots, delicious cuisine & award winning wine in every direction!

The Margaret River Region

Margaret River is a very well loved and visited town in the South West of Western Australia, it is the flagship town and the reason for the name of the Region. 

Almost 300kms south of Perth, Margaret River has grown tremendously in the last decade, it has 1.5 million visitors+ every year and is one of Australia’s most popular destinations.

Margs, down south

Amongst the locals "Margs" is the way to which Margaret River is casually referred.

Margaret River is easily accessed from the North via Busselton, Dunsborough or Yallingup, and is on the route for anyone travelling north from Augusta along the Bussel Highway. 

Wine, yes. Dine, yes.

Renown for award winning wine, breathtakingly beautiful beaches, great shopping, famous surf, varied and delicious cuisine, entertainment and unprecedented natural beauty Margaret River is a trendy town in a wonderful part of the world.  Margaret River Town, sits alongside the Margaret River, flowing to the ocean from the Blackwood Forest.

Margaret River = surfing

Margaret River Town, sits alongside the Margaret River, flowing to the ocean from the Blackwood Forest. 

The coast to the west of Margaret River Town is known worldwide as a great surfing location, with world wide notoriety for its surf breaks, notably Prevelley.  Surfers Point at Prevelley is the spot to watch the locals catching waves. Margaret River is known for great surf.

Historic Margaret River

Margaret River Rotary Park and Heritage Trail is located north of the town at the junction of the Margaret River and the Bussel Highway. You will find discover original settlers buildings including the Old Milking Shed, Dairy and Group House.
Margaret River Town, sits alongside the Margaret River, flowing to the ocean from the Blackwood Forest.  At the Heritage Trail you will find discover original settlers buildings including the Old Milking Shed, Dairy and Group House, and a bridge...
The relaxing, educational and beautiful park offers plenty of shade even on the hottest of days.  The Margaret River Rotary Park and Heritage Trail is located north of the town at the junction of the Margaret River and the Bussel Highway.
Margaret River Rotary Park and Heritage Trail is also the trailhead for the Ten Mile Brook cycle and walking Trail, a 15 km return trail along the brook to the Ten Mile Brook Dam. There's a lot to see, a lot to start, in this one location in the heart of the region.

Glimpses of Margaret River

The Surf, Yallingup

Almost two minutes of a gentle day of the surf.

Surfing Contos

Another light day off the coast.
The South West Coast of Western Australia (of Australia, really), is stunningly gorgeous. Historic, expansive, a land of waterways and forests. Visit the south west coast from Perth, the Margaret River Region and the rainbowy south coast from Walpole to Denmark and Historic Albany. We recommend these web resources to assist you in planning your journey:
Albany Town Hall, Albany Australia, South West Coast, Australia
Albany is a gorgeous south coast destination. Whether you're arriving by sea, land or air you'll be impressed at the town centre and access to cafe's and shops.
VISIT ALBANY AUSTRALIA
RAINBOWCOAST.COM.AU : ALBANY
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The Denmark Region is covered quite extensively on the website: denmarkwesternaustralia.com as well as the rainbowcoast.com.au Denmark section.
DENMARK SOUNDS DIVINE
DENMARKWESTERNAUSTRALIA.COM.AU
Margaret River Surf Break, Margaret River South West Coast of Western Australia
Margaret River Region covers an area along the very south west corner, facing west out into the Indian Ocean. Surf, wine, explore marvellous Margaret River.
EXPLORE MARGARET RIVER
MARGARETRIVERWESTERNAUSTRALIA.COM.AU
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