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Top Perth School Excursions & Holiday Camps for 2020

We know being a teacher is hard work. We also know that organising and running a year group excursion or holiday camp for half the school while trying to manage your own classroom, mark assignments, sleep, eat and keep your own life in check is a serious balancing act. So, to make your lives easier,…

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Top 8 Activities for Seniors Around Perth

From phenomenal botanical gardens to exclusive high teas and some of the best bowling greens going around – Perth really has something for everyone when it comes to activities. If you are on the older and wiser side of 50, there is still so much going on that you can get involved in. After all,…

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Your Ultimate Guide To The Swan Valley Wine Region

The people of Perth like nothing more than a good old fashioned Perth wine crawl. Getting your friends together and visiting some local wineries is almost a right of passage for us. That’s why any trip to Perth is really not complete unless you tour the Swan Valley region taking in all the best in…

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Local Heroes: Help Marty Conquer Mental Health While He Runs A 600KM Ultramarathon

For those who are unaware of what an ultramarathon requires, strap yourself in. The official definition is anyone who runs longer than the traditional 42.5km marathon distance. The ultimate test in body and mind perseverance – those who are game enough to take part in an ultramarathon usually double the length bringing the total distance…

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Top Wedding Venues In Perth To Tie-The-Knot in 2019

Finding the perfect venue to tie-the-knot is an important piece of the wedding puzzle. Getting this right makes other decisions such as decorations, flowers and seating arrangements just that little bit easier. If you and your loved one are recently engaged (a huge congrats!) or are daydreaming of your special day – our list of…

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Top 10 Perth Breweries You Should Visit in 2019

As Australians, we’ve always had a love affair with beer. But in the last few years, the Perth beer scene has seriously upped its game with a bunch of new breweries opening specialising in their very own version of liquid gold. Now, it’s not uncommon to see craft breweries offering a variety of flavours including…

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Change Is In The Air: Horizons West Merge With Westwide Bus Company

2019 has been a big year for Horizons West with the successful launch of our first app in partnership with Curtin University. We’ve also been working hard on getting new bus decals across our fleet but the biggest news so far is the announcement of our merger with Westwide Bus and Coach Charter. We formally…

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8 Perth Getaways to Cure The Winter Blues

It’s that time of year. The days are getting shorter and you’re leaving the office in the dark. Although winter generally calls for a Netflix binge-session and takeaway in bed, getting out of Perth may just be your perfect adventure to cure those winter blues. From some of the most prestigious wineries in Margaret River…

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Event Guide: 8 Events In Perth Not To Miss in 2019

Keeping up with all the top events each month in Perth is hard work. It’s a luxury these days to have the time to fully plan out your weekend before it comes around. But neverfail, if you’re strapped for time running the kids to sport while juggling an overflowing email inbox, we’ve come to the…

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Where to Celebrate Your Birthday In Perth This Year

It’s that time of year again! Your friends have pointed out that it’s your 30th… 40th….. Or even 50th…. You know you want to get your family and friends together but don’t know where to start. For any event to go off with a bang, you first need to think about the venue. Start by…

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Cott Cat Free Shuttle Bus: Sculptures by the Sea Returns in 2019

The last week in Perth has been a scorcher, with temperatures consistently hitting the mid 30’s. Things won’t be cooling down though in March with Sculptures By The Sea returning for yet another year. Taking centre stage on Cottesloe Beach, our favourite event of the year is expected to attract over 240,000 visitors showcasing cutting…

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Hot Dub Wine Machine Returns For Another Year

What You Need To Know The Line-Up With its enormous success last year, it’s only fitting that our good friends at Hot Dub Wine Machine return for yet another year of action-packed wine-ing. Top notch entertainment will grace the stages surrounded by lush grapevines while our favourite local food vendors will be showcasing all the…

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