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CAPE MENTELLE TWILIGHT MOVIES
Watch the stars on the screen and in the sky at this
series of seven twilight films in the majestic gardens
of Cape Mentelle. Get there early for a game of boules
before darkness falls, when you can sprawl on the
grass to enjoy some of the fine wine and food on offer.
A short film by an emerging Australian filmmaker
will precede each of the feature movies, making for a
double viewing format akin to the classic era of cinema.
January - April, Cape Mentelle, Margaret River,
MUNDARING WEIR SUMMER
Take the short trip up the hill to enjoy this series of
summer concerts at the Mundaring Weir Hotel's
spectacular outdoor amphitheatre in the heart of the
forest. With a list of top-notch musicians including
Diesel, James Morrison, The Whitlams, Boney M,
David Helfgott, Glenn Shorrock and Mental as
Anything appearing, you may find yourself making
more than one return visit.
December - March, Mundaring Weir Amphitheatre,
LanceLin Ocean cLassic • Lancelin is famous for its crayfish, but a different species will descend
on the seaside town in January. Windsurfers from around the world will take part in the nation's biggest and
longest running marathon event. Even if you're not participating, you can enjoy a host of other ocean activities
such as fishing, snorkelling, boating or diving. January 7 - 10, Lancelin, www.lancelinoceanclassic.com.au.
ARGYLE DIAMONDS ORD VALLEY
This award-winning festival will bring two weeks of
eclectic events to Kununurra, including wilderness
walks, 4WD expeditions, Outback rodeos, art
exhibitions and live music. The festival culminates
with the Airnorth Kimberley Moon Experience, a
massive outdoor concert and fireworks display that
attracts thousands of visitors from across the country.
May 14 - 30, Kununurra, www.ordvalleymuster.com.
OPERA UNDER THE STARS
The 18th annual award-winning gala brings the
beauty of live opera to this brilliant outdoor setting
under the stars on Cable Beach. Featuring leading
Australian and international opera singers, this
exhilarating performance is the perfect excuse to take
a relaxing holiday in the Kimberley region.
August 28, Cable Beach Amphitheatre,
The pretty town of Nannup
comes alive with fantastic
local and international
musicians at this annual
festival, now heading into
its 21st year. John Butler,
(pictured) Harry James
Angus (Cat Empire) and
Irish folk star Eleanor
McEvoy are among
the 200-strong line-
up performing in the
beautiful forest by
the Blackwood River.
February 26 - March
1, Nannup, www.
Image: David Dare Parker
BOYUP BROOK COUNTRY MUSIC
Pull on your cowboy boots and gingham; this festival,
held in conjunction with the annual Ute and Truck
Muster, has attracted as many as 17,000 revellers
in recent years. Headlining artists Tania Kernaghan,
Carter & Carter and Ronni Rae Rivers are sure to
makes this year's event even bigger.
February 18 - 21, Music Park, Boyup Brook,
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