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TRAVEl DIARY All these events and more with venue maps and ticketing info can be found at scoop.com.au.
King of the Cape, Dunsborough, October 2 • Whale Watching, Geographe Bay, September-November • Wildflowers in Bloom, Geographe Bay Region, September to November • Busselton Wildflower
Exhibition, Busselton, September • Busselton Agricultural Show, Busselton, October 29-30 • Geo Bay Swim, Busselton, November 14 • Ironman Western Australia Triathlon, Busselton, December 5 • Cinefest
Oz, Busselton, August 25-29 • Cow Charity Auction, Busselton, July 10 • Cow Parade, Margaret River Wine Region, May • Capes Long Lunch, Margaret River Wine Region South, July 24; North, August 21 •
Town Square Markets, Margaret River Central, first and third Saturday of each month • Margaret River Farmers Markets, Margaret River Central, fourth Saturday of June, July and August, then the second and
fourth Saturday each month • Marrakech Night Market, Margaret River Central, July 1 • Christmas in July, Margaret River Central, July 2-31 • Online Cow Charity Auction, Margaret River Central, July 10-19 •
Foodie Fast Food – Gourmet on the Run, Margaret River Central, July 22 • Good Ol Basics 101, Margaret River Central, July 29 • Dining with the Emperor – Chinese Class, Margaret River Central, August 5 •
Eat Pray Lentil – Indian Vegetarian Class, Margaret River Central, August 19 • The Singapore Hawker – SE Asian Street Food, Margaret River Central, August 26 • Yum Cha at Vasse Felix, Margaret River Central,
October 17 • Satterley Rotary Margaret River Fun Run, Margaret River Central, October 24 • Australian Chamber Orchestra, Margaret River Central, December 3-5 • Whale Watching, Augusta, June-August •
Cape to Cape MTB, Cape Leeuwin to Cape Naturaliste, October 14-17 • Anaconda Adventure Race, Augusta, November 7. For more info, www.margaretriver.com.
don’t miss these events... Cinefest Oz showcases the best in French and Australian films over five days – for more info, click on to www.cinefestoz.com
• Busselton comes to life with the Ironman WA Triathlon in Busselton on December 5 – for more information, www.ironmanwesternaustralia.com.
Ngilgi Caves include the
spectacular Mammoth Cave,
Jewel Cave (left) and lake
BEST PlACE TO GET ADVENTuROuS Ngilgi Cave offers a variety of
adventure tour options suitable for families, thrill seekers and nature lovers, and
which cater to all different fitness levels. Experienced guides lead adventurers,
equipped with hard hat and miner’s light, 45m below the earth’s surface into the
cave’s ‘wild’ parts, which are usually not seen by the public.
BEST PlACE TO MARVEl Jewel Cave is WA’s largest show cave. Famous for its
delicate 5.4 -metre formation, the Straw Stalactite, the sheer magnitiude of Jewel
Cave will dwarf you. The caverns sink to 42m deep and stretch for 1.9 kilometres.
Your guide will take you on an incredible and informative journey following 700m
of walkways and stairs through several large caverns.
BEST PlACE TO WANDER AT YOuR lEISuRE An impressive, gothic-style
space, Mammoth Cave looks like it used to play host to a caveman. With the ability
to explore at your own leisure, you can learn about this cave’s incredible features
and history using state-of-the-art MP3 audio headsets as your guide.
TOP CAVE ACTION
Want to experience something that’ll leave you over-awed?
discover your options for an underground adventure.
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