There are lots of fun and exciting events for February. If you’re heading over to Margaret River region this February, be sure to go to these events. From food to marathons and sailing, it’s an action-packed February. Check out the Margaret River events calendar 2019.
South West Craft Beer Festival
Set the date on February 16, 2019, from 11 am to 6 pm and taste the region’s best beers. The South West Region may be known for its beaches and wines, but the beer is also a prized commodity here. It is home to many award-winning breweries. Attend the South West Craft Beer Festival and discover these brewery gems.
Sip and savour the golden nectar of the South West. The festival will highlight more than 120 local brews. Try a selection of one-off and limited edition beers.
Brewers and beer lovers come together to enjoy fine brews, tasty treats and catchy beats. If you’re not into beer, there’s also a great selection of local wines and craft ciders. Enjoy a cold one and groove to great music.
Drop by Signal Park on February 16 and enjoy the South West Craft Beer Festival.
Master Class Retreats – Carmen McFull
From February 19 – 21, attend the Master Class Retreats featuring Carmen McFaull. In cooperation with Margaret River Region Open Studios, the Master Class Retreats is a series that features Margaret River Region Artists. Learn the inner workings of artists. Get a glimpse of their work
and their techniques.
Warm Up Activity
Transparent water Learn the technique of preparation with underpainting, then modifying the information from the photo reference to represent the essence of moving water, transparency and submerged seaweed.
Artists will take part in abstract mark making – dragging paint across the surface, drips, block printing, stencils, calligraphic mark making. From the cliff backdrop to the shoreline, then to the body of water, see the technique applied firsthand. You may also combine oil and acrylic for exciting effects. The overall effect has a representational result when all these techniques are used. This piece needs to be done in stages. The artist will be demonstrating, then guiding other artists through each step.
Enjoy the Master Class Retreat featuring Carmen McFall at Stay Margaret River from February 19 – 21.
Half Marathon & Fun Run – Busselton Foreshore
Join the Half Marathon and Fun Run at Busselton Foreshore on February 9, 2019. The SunSmart Busselton Half Marathon & Fun Run will take place on Saturday, 9 February 2019. The Busselton Runners Club manages the event.
Choose from three challenging courses; the half marathon (21.1km), the 10km fun run, and the 5km fun run. Walkers and beginners are welcome to join. There are prizes for category winners, and great prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd for men and women in the Half Marathon.
Geographe Bay Race Week
Don’t miss the Geographe Bay Race Week from February 17 – 22 in Busselton. Club Marine Geographe Bay Race Week is Western Australia’s prestigious yachting regatta and an exciting event among the Yachting fraternity. Competitors, viewers, and supporters come together to enjoy the dynamic atmosphere of the event’s on-water and off-water schedule.
Every year, Race Week attracts competitors from around Australia. The event provides a racing schedule appropriate for all levels and various sailing abilities. Hosted on the crystal-clear waters of Geographe Bay in Busselton Western Australia, the event promises excellent sailing conditions. The breathtaking setting of Geographe Bay and the surrounding Margaret River region offers a variety of experiences for competitors and spectators with gorgeous coastlines and scenery, exquisite food and wine and unbelievable tourism experiences.
World Food Market – Memorial Park
Join the World Food Market on February 15 at Memorial Park. The World Food Night Market will be filled with up to sixteen ‘world food’ vendors serving reasonably priced, ready to eat food from around the world as well as beverages.
The night market will be an international food hall held outside in the park. The lighting and seating will evoke a warm and inviting environment for everyone attending. The goal of the event is to enrich the Margaret River community’s sense of place, the chance for a shared cultural experience; as a special event that is budget-friendly and enjoyable. The game hopes to engage community participation further, create acceptance and diversity, to instil pride and overall, build community spirit.
Don’t miss the World Food Market on February 15 at Memorial Park.
Accommodation in Margaret River
Our Prevelly Accommodation is close to the event venues. Don’t miss any of these festival events 2019 Margaret River. Pick from a selection of houses. Our accommodation provides double level houses, and single level houses as well as a beachside house. Our homes or retreats are suitable for different groups.
Highlighting a kitchen with complete cooking facilities, laundry amenities, and an open stone fireplace, our houses are entirely equipped with all the furnishings you will expect from a top-rated accommodation.
Our Margaret River Winery Accommodation also provides air conditioning, heating, television, and a gas barbecue. There are also outdoor gardens and lawns as well as a fenced yard for dogs. Some of the modern amenities include iPod dock/cable, a toy cupboard, iron, bedding and more.
Our dog-friendly houses are perfect for pet lovers. Bring your dog along. Holidays won’t be fun without pets. Feel free to bring them together and enjoy our accommodation. Cook warm and delicious meals in the kitchen. Go ahead and use the gas barbecue to start a barbecue feast. Warm up the place with the stone fireplace. Bring your family along and treat yourself to a fantastic vacation.
Explore the Sights
Explore the Margaret River sights. Join a winery tour and explore award-winning wineries. Sample the finest and most exquisite wines. See the rich wine region and enjoy fantastic food and wine. Some winery tours are offering a choice of half-day and full-day excursions. Sign up for one and enjoy a warm and relaxing day exploring.
Head over to the beach and let the waves crash against your feet. Enjoy the ocean views. Nothing beats relaxing amidst the calming natural environment. Spend a lazy day at the beach and feel refreshed.