Events in the Margaret River Region

Posted In | Comments Off on Events in the Margaret River Region  Art lovers come on down to Margaret River for the annual Open Studios Event.

The Margaret River Region Open Studios is a 16-day event offering a trail of discovery for all art lovers. With over 130+ artists, this is the largest event of it’s kind.

Artists and artisans are expected to open the doors to their art studios and workshops, delivering a unique experience for art lovers to meet the creator of the artwork, peruse original artworks and of course purchase artwork. Work may include painting, drawings, sculpture, hand blown glass, print making, handmade furniture, as well as jewellery, ceramics, textiles and many other media.

Geographically grouped venues across Busselton, Margaret River, Augusta, Vasse, Yallingup, Quindalup, Dunsborough, Cowaramup will be shown on maps so visitors can design their own art trails.

Entry is FREE to all Art Lovers.

Margaret River –  Readers & Writers Festival  1 – 3 June 2018

The Margaret River Readers & Writers Festival is the flagship annual literature event of Arts Margaret River. It is the biggest regional literary event in Western Australia and aims to foster a love of literature and the arts within the community.

Each year, the festival brings an array of thought-provoking writers to the region including novelists, journalists, academics and established and emerging storytellers from WA, interstate and overseas.

The Margaret River Readers & Writers Festival will celebrate its tenth anniversary in 2018. What began as a modest local project in 2009 has grown to be Western Australia’s largest regional literary festival with a significant youth component that tours schools in the Shire of Augusta-Margaret River and the City of Busselton.


Memorial Park, Willmott Ave & Townview Tce     |Recurring Event (See all)

The World Food Twilight Market will see up to twelve ‘world food’ vendors serving affordable ready to go food from around the globe and beverages to the community; The twilight market will essentially be an international food hall held outside in the park with lighting and seating creating a welcoming environment for all attending.
The aim of the event is to enhance the Margaret River community’s sense of place, the opportunity for a shared cultural experience; as a special event that is affordable and fun. We hope to encourage community participation, create tolerance and diversity, to engender pride and overall, strengthen community spirit.

SUNSET WITH FISH & CHIPS @ SURFERS POINT – 5 – 8 pm– HOOKED UP FISH & CHIPS.  Every Wednesday to Saturday –    Check their Facebook page for current opening days as the cooler weather approaches    Hookedupfishandchips


Live Music @ Colonial Brewery   Recurring Event (See all)    Colonial Brewering Co, Osmington Road DJ & $10 pizzas every Friday 6-10pm, Live music on Saturday until 9pm!

 BREWHOUSE  BREWERY is located 80 meters from Edge Of The Forest – Every Friday there is live music from mainly local musicians as well as national and international artists. Music kicks off  5:00pm.   Each Sunday you can expect live music throughout the entire year. In Summer we’ll also have a DJ playing til late.  So make Sunday Sessions @ Brewhouse Margaret River a ritual for families and friends. Enjoy the music, the food and the beers from our beer garden, by our cosy fire or from our indoor-outdoor deck.

BEERFARM  – December till April  Live Music every Saturday & Sunday afternoon.  Quality Blues, Country, Bluegrass and Rock n Roll  The venue opens from 11am on summer weekends and live sets are typically under way by 3pm.  Rain or shine .  Check our Facebook space for details as they come but be assured that live music has a safe home down on the Farm every weekend.

SETTLERS TAVERN – OPEN MIC NIGHT Open Mic Night @ Settlers Tavern   Wednesday evenings from 8.30pm.  Free entry All talented and budding musicians, artists and comedians welcome! Don’t be shy, all musicians kick start their career and perform with passion at Open Mic nights around the world. Settlers Tavern has a weekly Open Mic night to support local talent..