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PRISON DAY TOURS
Join experienced guides
on fascinating tours
through Fremantle Prison
the Convict Establishment
... if you dare
Tours by torchlight that
are definitely not for
the faint hearted!
Explore the 1km labyrinth
of tunnels 20m below
Fremantle Prison on
foot and by boat
1 The Terrace Fremantle WA 6160
Tel: (08) 9336 9200
Harris River Estate is celebrating all things Scottish at
the inaugural Highland Games. Take part in a range
of individual and team events, enjoy the live music
and let the kids defy gravity on a free bouncy castle.
Oh, and don't forget to try the wine either; the estate
was recently awarded a five-star rating in the James
Halliday Wine Companion for 2010. January 24, Harris
River Estate, Collie, www.harrisriverestate.com.au.
GEOGRAPHE BAY RACE WEEK
Steady your sea legs, the largest annual
yachting regatta in Western Australia sets sail
again this February. More than 150 yachts are
expected to turn out for the event, which offers
eight divisions of sailing and loads of fun social
events on dry land. February 19 - 26, Busselton,
MARGARET RIVER WINE REGION
Margaret River wine is famous around the world, and
now you can sample some of the finest at this festival.
There will also be a range of festivities, activities and
delectable tastings happening around the region over
five days, with highlights including the vibrant Cabernet
Cabaret and Vintage Family Concert. April 8 - 12,
Margaret River, www.margaretriverfestival.com.
DONNYBROOK APPLE FESTIVAL
The biennial celebration of the region's favourite fruit
is happening again in 2010!
Food stalls, markets, and entertainment will take
place in the town centre -- including a street parade
presided over by the newly crowned apple queen.
April 3 - 4, Egan Park, Donnybrook,
CHANNEL 7 MANDURAH
Who would have thought the humble crab
could create such a kerfuffle. The tasty
crustacean is honoured with a weekend of
gourmet food, wine, cooking demonstrations,
entertainment and fireworks on the eastern
foreshore in Mandurah. Last year's event drew
an estimated crowd of 90,000, making it one
of the region's biggest drawcards.
March 6 - 7, Eastern Foreshore, Mandurah,
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