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Sydney design gurus dig iconic Margaret River beach house

Sydney design gurus dig iconic Margaret River beach house

Sydney design gurus, Habitusonline, check out The Roozen Residence in Margaret River and here’s what they had to say : “Western Australia’s Margaret River region is home to some of the best surfing, wine tasting and chocolate hotspots in Australia. For local surfer and artist Ron Roozen, a house that took in the expansive views…

Margaret River Wine Festival

Margaret River Wine Festival

The annual Margaret River Wine Region Festival is an abundance of wine, food, music and art experiences. Winenot discover one of Australia’s favourite wine regions with some friends and while you are there forage for local produce, sample over 200 wines at the Vintage Festival, enjoy signature dishes prepared by leading chefs and sit back…

Biggest critics give the tick of approval to Margaret River’s Cow Parade!

Biggest critics give the tick of approval to Margaret River’s Cow Parade!

Some of the CowParade’s biggest critics have given Ron Roozen’s installation, “Free as a Cow”, a moo’ving thumbs up! Rob Broadfield’s highly anticipated ‘Inside Cover’ has acknowledged “Perhaps we’ve been wrong about this controversial art show all along!”.  I wonder who ‘we’ are? I wonder if Saracen’s,  Luke Saraceni and his neighbours, Peter and Di…

Free as a Cow, Margaret River CowParade

Free as a Cow, Margaret River CowParade

After 3 months of work, Ron’s installation for the Margaret River CowParade public art event was now complete. The piece was named “Free as a Cow”, a tongue in cheek acknowledgement of a local icon “Free as a Bird”, the contraversial sculpture at Laurance Winery. “Free as a Cow” was finally erected in Pioneer Park,…

Moo’ving Roozen; the story

Moo’ving Roozen; the story

The world’s most famous public art event, CowParade, is coming to Margaret River in 2010 and Roozen is moov’ing in on the action. If you’ve not ‘herd’ about the CowParade, it’s not what you think.  Heaps of dairy farmers parading their cows down the main street…..oh no sir’ee… … it’s an annual international art event…

Australia’s 10 best beach houses – Roozen Residence | Blog

Australia’s 10 best beach houses – Roozen Residence | Blog

Sydney Morning Herald travel writers have scoured the coastline to find Australia’s 10 best beach houses for your next summer holiday. Check out the other incredible beach houses which are available for holiday rental and see why our Margaret River beach house was the only holiday home nominated in Western Australia. Ron Roozen’s Place, Margaret River,…

South West WA one of the world’s Top 10 travel destinations

South West WA one of the world’s Top 10 travel destinations

Lonely Planet has chosen South West Western Australia as one of the world’s Top 10 Regions for next year in LONELY PLANET’S BEST IN TRAVEL 2010, published today. Lonely Planet has chosen South West Western Australia as one of the world’s Top 10 Regions for next year in LONELY PLANET’S BEST IN TRAVEL 2010, published…

Take me to the River by Peter Forrestal

Take me to the River by Peter Forrestal

Renowned wine writer, Peter Forrestal, sings accolades for the Margaret River wine region in the November edition of the Qantas magazine. His article Take me to the river boasts ‘One of Australia’s top wine producing regions, Margaret River, proves life really is a cabernet… or perhaps a chardonnay.’ It’s known for its picturesque landscape of…