Top things to do in Margaret River Wine Region

Top Choice Tapas in Cowaramup & Wilyabrup

Rustico at Hay Shed Hill

Vineyard views from Rustico's deck provide the background for a Spanish-influenced menu using the best of southwest Australian produce. Albany rock oysters are paired with Margaret River riesling, pork belly comes w…
Top Choice Sweets in Margaret River

Temper Temper

This colourful shrine to chocolate features a tasting area where you can try loads of free samples showcasing the difference between cacao from Cuba, Venezuela, Sumatra and Madagascar, and also enticingly rich slabs…
Lighthouse in Augusta & Around

Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse

Wild and windy Cape Leeuwin, where the Indian and Southern Oceans meet, is the most southwesterly point in Australia. It takes its name from a Dutch ship that passed here in 1622. The lighthouse (1896), WA's tallest…
Japanese in Margaret River

Miki's Open Kitchen

Secure a spot around the open kitchen and enjoy the irresistible theatre of the Miki's team creating innovative Japanese spins on the best of WA seafood and produce. Combine a Margaret River wine with the $60 multi-…
Bistro in Cowaramup & Wilyabrup

Vasse Felix

Vasse Felix winery is considered by many to have the best fine-dining restaurant in the region, the big wooden dining room reminiscent of an extremely flash barn. The grounds are peppered with sculptures, while the …
Food & Drink in Margaret River Wine Region

Margaret River Gourmet Escape

From Rick Stein, Nigella Lawson and Heston Blumenthal to MasterChef's George Calombaris and Matt Preston, the Gourmet Escape food and wine festival attracts the big names in global and Australian cuisine. Look forwa…
Bistro in Cowaramup & Wilyabrup

Knee Deep in Margaret River

Small and focused could be the motto here. Only a handful of mains are offered – crafted with locally sourced, seasonal produce – and the open-sided pavilion provides a pleasantly intimate vineyard setting. The $70 …
Bistro in Yallingup & Around

Wills Domain

Restaurant, gallery and wonderful hilltop views over vines. An innovative seven-course tasting menu (with/without wine match $139/99) is also available.
Cave in Yallingup & Around

Ngilgi Cave

Between Dunsborough and Yallingup, this 500,000-year-old cave is associated in Wardandi spirituality with the victory of the good spirit Ngilgi over the evil spirit Wolgine. To the Wardandi people it became a kind o…
Cave in Around Margaret River

CaveWorks & Lake Cave

The main ticket office for Lake, Mammoth and Jewel Caves, CaveWorks also has excellent displays about caves, cave conservation and local fossil discoveries. You'll also find an authentic model cave and a 'cave crawl…