The townsite of Margaret River is only a ten minute drive from Burnside Organic Farm or thirty minutes by bike.
The Margaret River region extends from Busselton in the north to Augusta in the south (a distance of 100km) and contains many wineries, breweries, restaurants, beaches, bushwalks, cycle trails and other attractions.
The principal agricultural industries are dairy, beef and viticulture. The area is famous for surfing and there are many beautiful beaches to explore. The climate is mediterranean with cool wet winters and warm dry summers.