Chef Tony Howell showed Natalie from Getaway a few culinary tricks in his Cooking School. Visit the Getaway website to view the segment.
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This week has seen exceptional and close-up whale sightings off Augusta in the south west.
Some very inquisitive Southern Right Whales have been ‘nose to nose’ with the boat and putting on an excellent display.
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On any day you will be impressed by the range of styles, mediums, and improvisation by artists in the south west region.
Gerry Reilly’s art glass, Atelier Susi jewellery with a special year round Christmas twist. You will find hand crafted timber at Boranup Gallery, Jahroc Gallery for an exceptional selection of designers/furniture makers and also in the region a self confessed artist surrounded by collective mayhem.
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Not only will you find Humpback Whales off Flinders Bay in Augusta you can also expect to see Southern Right Whales. Cavorting in the warm clean waters will be males and females looking for a mate from June to September. Spot them from Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse or on a whale tour.
Endangered Blue Whales have been sighted in the calm waters of Geographe Bay in Dunsborough. Witness mothers and calves exercise and play during the months September to December in preparation for the return journey to the cold southern oceans. Cape Naturaliste Lighthouse is a great vantage point to sight whales in the Indian Ocean and around the Cape.
At a distance of 135k the track offers a spectacular landscape from clifftop to woodland as well as the tall karri trees of the Boranup Forest.
An exhilirating walk that can be enjoyed in easy half day treks or the full distance for the more adventuress.
Expect to see exceptional ocean views, seasonal wildflowers of the south west as well as native fauna and some of the worlds best surf breaks.
Winner of the Kathleen Ferrier Awards and recipient of an MBE by Queen Elizabeth II, Ms Philogene has performed at Royal Opera House London as well as Deutshe Oper Berlin.
Enjoy Voyager Estate Wines and a four-course menu prepared by Chef Nigel Harvey.
For more information contact Voyager Estate.
Classic cars will be parading with beauties including the Corvette, Cadillac and Mustang all accompanied by local artists and performers and overseen by the God of wine, Bacchus.
As well as live entertainment and dancing there will be market stalls, and a chance to try some fresh local produce!
Find the Vintage Stomp at Voyager Estate on Sunday 2nd May 2010.
For more information visit www.voyagerestate.com.au
Artists have created a plethora of designs and themes ranging from fun, fancy and rumour has it that there are even sound effects!
Located at many attractions and public spaces from March until June 2010 with maps available from Margaret River Visitor Centre.
And, if you have any favourites join the auction in July and take one home!