In the Papers this Week August 26th 2013

Pharmacies in Margaret River may be forced to slash jobs or cut back on community services because of the Federal Government's plans to alter funding under its Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme. The Pharmacy Guild of Australia believes there are as many as 500 jobs at risk in WA alone. The Guild ... [Read more...]

Clairault Winery Have New Owners

Clairault Winery has been acquired by renowned Margaret River winemaker and grower John Streicker, with the deal likely to be finalised by mid June. Although the final price hasn’t been disclosed yet, it is reportedly around $12 million. John Streicker is a US real estate executive, whose wine ... [Read more...]

Margaret River wins Best Town in Australian Traveller Readers’ Choice Awards

Margaret River has this week been named as “Australia’s Best Town” in the 2011 Australian Traveller Readers’ Choice Awards. The Western Australian town that is renowned for its international standard wineries, growing gourmet food industry and world-class surf, was also recognised for its ... [Read more...]

Margaret River Agriculture Show 2011

This is the annual Margaret River Agricultural Show which will once again take place at the footy oval in Margaret River.  If you want to experience everything rural and enjoy a customary agricultural show, make sure you don’t miss this event. Some of this year’s attractions include ploughing ... [Read more...]