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Naturaliste Tours Whale Watching

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Experience the breathtaking sight of migrating Humpbacks, Southern Right and Blue Whales, in the pristine bays of the spectacular south-west of Western Australia.

Join award winning Naturaliste Charters for a whale watching experience of a lifetime. Cruise on board our 55ft purpose built whale watching vessel – Cetacean Explorer. The spacious lounge area with seating for 30 passengers inside the cabin and a huge foredeck and is perfect for your whale watching experience. Take in the 360 degree views and listen to the haunting sounds of the majestic whales.

Enjoy an informative and interesting commentary by Mal and the team who have studied and researched whales for many years.

Naturaliste Charters is located at Augusta Boat Harbour, Lot 4126 Leeuwin Road, Augusta, Western Australia.

Cruises depart Daily at 10am and 2pm from Augusta (late May – August) and Dunsborough (Sept – early Dec). Children of all ages are welcome. Complimentary Morning or Afternoon tea. Includes Biscuits, Tea, Coffee, Milo, Green Tea & Water.

Kick back and relax with the Sunset Eco tour. Cruise the pristine waters of Geographe Bay as you watch the sun set over Cape Naturaliste. During the cruise also search for Dolphins and visit the seal colony. View amazing limestone cliffs, secluded bays and a spectacular coastline.

If you are planning to visit this attraction, you’ll be glad to know that our Margaret River Winery Accommodation is a short drive from Augusta Boat Harbour, Lot 4126 Leeuwin Road, Augusta, Western Australia.

Prevelly Villas offers a choice of double level houses, single level houses and a beachside house. Cosy and comfortable, all our houses feature a fully equipped kitchen, laundry, an open stone fireplace or pot belly fire, air conditioning, heating, television, a gas barbecue, outdoor gardens, a fenced yard for dogs, iPod dock/cable, a toy cupboard, iron, bedding and more. Have a blast and enjoy your holiday. Our accommodation is dog-friendly, so you can bring your furry little friends on holiday.

For booking information, please visit http://www.prevellyvillas.com.au

A Long Weekend in Margaret River

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Planning a long weekend in Margaret River? Great, you are going to love it! This beautiful part of the country boasts kilometre upon kilometre of long sandy beaches, fascinating cave systems, delicious local produce and more than 200 wineries. A stay at our Margaret River winery accommodation gives you easy access to it all.

 

Explore, Relax and Unwind

There are four exceptional cave systems in the region which are open to the public – these are the Lake, Mammoth, Jewel and Moondyne caves, all of which feature rare and beautiful limestone rock formations. With consistently great surf conditions and over 70 beaches to explore between Cape Leeuwin and Cape Naturalise, it’s no surprise this is also one of Australia’s favourite surfing destinations. Guests staying in our dog friendly accommodation Margaret River between September and December may also be lucky enough to spot humpback whales on their annual migration to Geographie Bay.

 

Eat and Drink

Many of our guests book into our Margaret River winery accommodation with plans to explore the renowned wineries and vineyards in the local area. As well as offering guided tours and tasting sessions at the cellar door, many of the region’s best wineries also feature superb restaurants where you can enjoy a hearty meal made from fresh local ingredients and served on a terrace overlooking the vineyard. Voyager Estate, Burch Family Wines and Vasse Felix are all within easy driving distance of our holiday accommodation Margaret River and represent some of the best wine producers in the country. Be sure to check them out for yourself during your stay!

 

Book your stay at Beachside Prevelly Villas Margaret River winery accommodation now and start planning your break today!

Dog Friendly Beach Holidays in Margaret River

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With long sandy beaches and miles upon miles of coastal paths to explore, Margaret

River is one of the best dog-friendly holiday destinations in Australia. That’s why at

Beachside Prevelly Villas we offer dog friendly accommodation Margaret River,

designed to ensure your four legged friend enjoys the family getaway as much as you

do.

 

All of our self contained holiday villas are situated just steps from the region’s

beautiful dog friendly beaches, where your pet can happily dig in the sand, chase

sticks into the sea and make new friends. All guests bringing dogs to our holiday

accommodation Margaret River will receive a welcome pack of dog blankets,

leads, towels, and poo bags on arrival. All villas feature either fully enclosed yards or

smaller fenced areas where your pet can stretch their legs during the day. During your

stay you can take a stroll to the nearby dog friendly cafes to unwind with a coffee

overlooking the ocean. We welcome well behaved small to medium dogs to our dog

friendly accommodation Margaret River for free and love to see them having as

good a time as you are. There are no additional charges for bringing your pet along

with you.

 

With the start of the world renowned Cape to Cape walking track just steps away,

why not get out and explore with your pooch during your stay. The track is one of the

most famous walks in Australia and runs 135 kilometres along the coast close to our

Margaret River winery accommodation, past a stunning and unforgettable

landscape of sand dunes, rocky headland and patches of green forest.

 

Book your stay at our dog friendly accommodation Margaret River now and start

planning your break today!

2015 Cape to Cape MTB

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Cape to Cape MTB

Biking enthusiasts unite! Cape to Cape MTB is on! Cape to Cape MTB is a four-day mountain bike race through the south west region of Western Australia.

Set amidst a gorgeous backdrop of world famous surf beaches, private farmlands, rocky outcrops and national forests, the event is fun and challenging for riders of all levels, from recreational to competitive. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced cyclist, you’ll love Cape to Capte MTB.

Cape to Cape MTB is the sister event for Port to Port MTB. Cape to Cape MTB welcomes riders of all abilities. Everyone is welcome to join. The motto is ‘it’s a ride, not a race’. While there are elite riders participating each year, inexperienced entrants who are new to the sport of mountain biking also enter. As long as you want to bike, feel free to join.

The course is divided into several stages.

Stage 1: Thursday October 22, 2014
Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse to Hamelin Bay (42km)
Rider Briefing 12:00pm, Race Start 12:30pm

Stage 2: Friday October 23, 2015
Hamelin Bay to Xanadu Winery (60km)
Stage Start 8:00am
Red Bull Sundown Shootout: Friday 24 October, 2015
Margaret River Pines (accessed from Bussell Highway)
4:00pm – 6:00pm

Stage 3: Saturday October 24, 2015
Xanadu Winery to Colonial Brewery (57km)
Stage Start 8:00am

Stage 4: Sunday October 25, 2015
Colonial Brewery to Dunsborough Country club (64km)
Stage Start 8:00am

Please note that this event is not held on the Cape to Cape Walk Trail. It is run on a unique course designed across a variety of roads, tracks and trails that wind from Cape Leeuwin to Cape Naturaliste.

2015 Cape to Cape MTB will be from Thursday 22th – Sunday 25th October 2015 in the South West region of Western Australia. Come one and all and enjoy this awesome ride through some of the most breathtaking sights in Western Australia.

If you are planning to go to this event, you’ll be glad to know that our Margaret River Beach House is a short drive from Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse.

Prevelly Villas offers a choice of double level houses, single level houses and a beachside house-all within a quick walk to the pristine beaches. The houses feature a fully equipped kitchen, laundry, an open stone fireplace or pot belly fire, air conditioning, heating, television, a gas barbecue, outdoor gardens, a fenced yard for dogs, iPod dock/cable, a toy cupboard, iron, bedding and more.

For booking information, please visit http://www.prevellyvillas.com.au

All My Love

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The story of Henry Lawson and Mary Gilmore’s lost love has been a subject of great interest. Henry Lawson was one of the nation’s favourite writers and poets. His contemporary, Mary Gilmore, was a literary icon and radical socialist. Both were heroes of Australian literature; both were the face of Australia’s currency… and both were the victims of a deception that thwarted their future as a couple. Watch this dramatic story unfold. Full of intrigue and drama, All My Love will push you to the edge of your seat.

Even if you’re not familiar with the story, you’ll get caught up in the tale. Uncover the tale of loving promises between two of Australia’s most famous writers. Taken from excerpts from the couple’s surviving letters, this is the first time Henry and Mary’s forbidden relationship has been brought to the professional stage. See the intricasies of their complicated relationship as these two complex characters battle against the odds for love.

Save the date on August 28, Friday at 7:30pm and watch All My Love at Arts Margaret River.

If you are planning to go to this event, you’ll be glad to know that our Holiday Accommodation Margaret River is just a short drive from Arts Margaret River.

Prevelly Villas offers a choice of double level houses, single level houses and a beachside house. All our houses feature a fully equipped kitchen, laundry, an open stone fireplace or pot belly fire, air conditioning, heating, television, a gas barbecue, outdoor gardens, a fenced yard for dogs, iPod dock/cable, a toy cupboard, iron, bedding and more. Cook up gourmet meals for you and your family. Sit by the fire and keep warm. Watch your favourite programs on television. Our accommodation is dog-friendly, so you can bring your furry little friends on holiday.

For booking information, please visit http://www.prevellyvillas.com.au

Exploring the Margaret River Region’s Breweries

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Although most famous for its exceptional wines, Margaret River is also home to a network of notable breweries, many of which are within easy driving distance of our dog friendly accommodation Margaret River. From traditional ales to organic, additive free beers, ginger ales and even more unusual creations like chocolate beer, you’ll find it all within easy reach. Relaxing at a rural brewery is a great way to while away a sunny afternoon, especially since many feature live music events and excellent restaurants. Take a look at some of the local breweries below for ideas of where to visit during your next stay at Beachside Prevelly Villas.

Eagle Bay Brewing Company

This family run brewery is all about traditional brewing, fresh, local ingredients and delicious dishes. There are 6 handcrafted brews to sample, best enjoyed over a long, lazy lunch. The brewery is located in Eagle Bay, less than one hour’s drive from our holiday accommodation Margaret River. Don’t forget to check it out during your break!

Cheeky Monkey Brewery and Cidery

Surrounded by beautiful gardens and a tranquil lake, this popular local brewery offers 5 delicious beers and 2 ciders on tap. Take the opportunity to see the beer making process close up, and don’t forget to try out the fruits of the beer makers efforts too! The brewery is just a short drive from our dog friendly accommodation Margaret River.

Bush Shack Brewery

If you’re after something a little bit different, this micro brewery at Yallingup is the place to head. Popular choices include the Twisted Lemon Lager and Chocolate Beer, as well as non alcoholic options such as Mango Madness, Ginger Beer and Passionfruit Beer. Be sure to stock up during your stay at our Margaret River winery accommodation!

Book your next break at Beachside Prevelly Villas dog friendly accommodation Margaret River today!

Enjoy a Gourmet Break in Margaret River

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Margaret River’s premium wine region is a haven for gourmet food lovers looking to indulge their passions. When you book a holiday at our holiday accommodation Margaret River, you can enjoy a laid back break exploring all the region’s most prestigious wineries, picturesque vineyards and international restaurants.

Located just 3 hours from Perth, the Margaret River area attracts thousands of wine lovers excited to sample the renowned local produce each year. Guests at our dog friendly accommodation Margaret River will see that the town has evolved from a sleepy seaside town populated mainly by surfers, into a convenient base for those looking to explore the region’s distinct flavours and gorgeous rolling scenery of forests, hills and meadows. Now responsible for more than 15% of the country’s best quality wine, the tastings here really are something to behold. You’ll find more than 100 wineries within driving distance of our holiday accommodation Margaret River, and plenty more fine dining restaurants, bistros, boutique breweries, cheese and chocolate shops. If you’re a fan of indulging your taste buds, why not time your visit to coincide with one of the annual food and wine festivals and you’ll get to feast on lots of these goodies in one hit.

Of course, if low key dining is more your thing, you can always pack up some sandwiches and a chilled bottle of local wine in a cooler and head out into the region’s countryside for a picnic. Our Margaret River winery accommodation is surrounded by rolling meadows, secluded golden beaches and beautiful woodlands dotted with colourful wild flowers. Get out there and explore!

Book your stay at our holiday accommodation Margaret River now and start planning your break today!

Food Experiences in Margaret River

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Foodies will be glad to know that Margaret River offers an array of scintillating food experiences. Taste regional cuisine and the finest products that the region has to offer. These are near our Margaret River Beach House.

Margaret River Fudge Factory

If you have a sweet tooth, this factory is for you. Following the correct recipe for fudge devised after years of trial and error in Australia, Margaret River Fudge Factory
Produces fine qualit fudge. Every piece of fudge is sinfully good.

Wulura Farms

There are 6000 carefully nurtured olive trees at Wulura Farms which produce extra virgin olive oil of the finest quality. A flavoursome alternative to butter, margarine and other crop oils, Extra virgin olive oil (EVOO) is gradually gaining recognition.

The olive tree is ideally suited to the Margaret River region. The sun-ripened hand-harvested olives are pressed and processed into oil. The oil is straight from the tree to the bottle to you, free from any additives and preservatives.

Aside from producing olive oil, Wulura is also a major grape growing vineyard that supplies fruit to some of the bigger wineries in the region.

Margaret River Providore

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Foodies will have their fill as the Margaret River Providore combines vineyards, olive groves, organic vegetable gardens and gourmet foods from the region, Australia and around the world in a one-stop sales and tasting facility.

The new manufacturing and tasting centre provides visitors with an opportunity to stroll through kitchen gardens, watch products being made in the kitchens, sample wines, olive oils and fresh produce and then purchase from a huge selection of gourmet foods and gift items.

The Old Cheddar Cheese Company

The Old Cheddar Cheese Company produces a distinct range of award winning Creamy Cheddar Cheeses in an assortment of flavours and styles. Satisfy your craving for cheese.

The onsite cafe lets guests have a free tasting of our cheeses. Enjoy wonderful coffee and light meals and snacks at the café.

For booking information, please visit http://www.prevellyvillas.com.au

Chardonnay Experience

Catch a film in Margaret River

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Although you might want to spend most of your time lazing on an unspoilt sandy beach, a holiday is also a great excuse to catch a movie you might not have the chance to watch back home. From movies under the stars surrounded by rolling meadows to film festivals sure to delight true cinephiles, you’ll never run out of entertainment options at our holiday accommodation Margaret River. Here’s some of the movie experiences we recommend you check out during your stay.

The Arts Hub

Margaret River’s intimate cinema at the Arts Hub can be relied on for an interesting programme of films from all over the world. The cinema, which is not far from our Margaret River winery accommodation, hosts regular festivals throughout the year to showcase the latest Australian and international releases everyone is talking about.

Movies at Cape Mentelle

Have you ever daydreamed of watching a movie under the stars, surrounded by beautiful gardens? Margaret River’s highly acclaimed outdoor cinema event Movies at Cape Mentelle invites you to do just that. Situated at Cape Menelle winery, just a short drive from our holiday accommodation Margaret River, the event features stunning scenery, gourmet food and of course, plenty of great wine!

Orana Cinema

Located in the town of Bussleton, around 30 minutes’ drive from our dog friendly accommodation Margaret River, this cinema is the place to catch all the latest blockbusters, comedies and family films throughout your stay. With a great selection of films to choose from, there’s sure to be something the whole family can enjoy.

Book your stay at Beachside Prevelly Villas holiday accommodation Margaret River now and start planning your break today!

Ashbrook Estate Margaret River Winery

Margaret River Hidden Gems

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The Margaret River region is full of unique and surprising ways to have fun. From getting lost in a giant green maze with the kids, to exploring a working silk farm, here are some of the best ‘hidden gem’ attractions close to our Margaret River winery accommodation.

A Maze’n Margaret River

Finding your way out of the giant hedge maze at this popular family attraction is a challenge all ages will enjoy. The maze encompasses ½ hectare of land and stands at three metres tall – getting lost has never been so much fun! While you’re at the attraction, which is just a short drive from our dog friendly accommodation Margaret River, you can also explore the colourful gardens which boast some rare and beautiful native Western Australian plants.

Margaret River Nougat Company

A must-visit for all guests with a sweet tooth, the Margaret River Nougat Company specialises in the production and sale of some of the most delicious nougat in the country. With more than 27 varieties to choose from, including mouth-watering combinations such as honey and toasted almond, cherry and coconut and decadent sea salted caramel, you’ll want to treat yourself and stock up on gifts for friends back home. Don’t forget to check it out during your stay at our Margaret River winery accommodation!

Southern Skydiving

A holiday is the perfect opportunity to try something new and exciting, and it doesn’t get much more exciting than a tandem skydive above Margaret River’s stunning landscape. Local tour group Southern Skydiving operate close to our holiday accommodation Margaret River and offer dives which land on the gorgeous golden beaches of Bussleton.

Margaret River Silk Road

Pay a visit to Australia’s first commercial silk farm! Located just a short drive from our Margaret River winery accommodation, the farm is responsible for producing some of the finest quality silk in the country. Take a relaxing stroll through the mulberry trees and take a look at the silkworm rearing process close up.

Book your stay at Beachside Prevelly Villas today!

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