Events at the Mackerel Islands, Western Australia
Check out our latest events below, where you’re sure to find something perfect for you! From fishing to diving, health and wellness, retreats, unique dining experiences, or just something to do while you’re holidaying with us.
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SCUBA DIVING EXPERIENCE15-18 August 2017
We’ve partnered with Pilbara Dive and Tours to bring you an amazing diving experience at the Mackerel Islands, one of the most magical dive playgrounds around. Explore coral reefs and bombies and see colourful fish and marine life like turtles, dolphins, gropers, reef sharks, stingrays, wobbegongs, sea snakes, trevally schools, snapper, pearl perch, fusiliers, bat fish and silver drummers.
You’ll get to stay 3 nights on Thevenard Island with all meals included and do 4 exhilarating boat dives with an experienced PADI dive instructor.
2017 GAME FISHING TOURNAMENT27 August – 2 September 2017
Don’t miss out on the competition of the year!
Whether you’re after the record, a personal best, or just a feed of quality fish, we welcome you to join in the 2017 Mackerel Islands & Port Hedland Game Fishing Club Tournament. On again for the 28th time, the event attracts all sorts from far and wide to converge on Thevenard Island in its rugged splendour among world-class fishing waters.
Fishing action around the Mackerels is up there with some of Australia’s finest – you won’t be disappointed with the array of five-star species on offer.
Spanning a week from Sunday 27 August to Saturday 2 September 2017, it’s looking to be a cracker with up to $10,000 up for grabs in prizes and trophies!
Field is limited to 20 boats. Be quick.
WOMEN’S WELLNESS PILATES RETREAT16-19 June 2017
Have you been searching for a wellness retreat for a while, but haven’t really found the ‘right’ one? This might just be your thing.
Join us Friday 16 June to Monday 19 June 2017 for our inaugural Women’s Wellness Pilates Retreat, hosted by pilates trainer Wendy Drew and the Mackerel Islands crew.
Enjoy pilates, guided meditation, cooking demonstrations, a range of water and land based activities, plus accommodation on Thevenard Island in our beachfront cabins.
For enquiries and bookings, please call Wendy on 0407 170 501, and see the flyer here for details and inclusions.
FERVOR AUSTRALIAN POP-UP DINING EXPERIENCE
WA Day Long Weekend
2-3 June 2017
We are literally jumping out of our skins with excitement on being able to present you with this incredible experience!
Held on the WA Day long weekend, Friday 2 June and Saturday 3 June 2017, it’s got to be the quintessential WA experience and most unique way to celebrate our extraordinary state.
If you’ve not heard of Fervor, take some time to learn a little about them. They are taking Western Australia by storm with their innovative culinary expeditions, merging their passion for creating divine food in spectacular locations using locally sourced produce.
Led by executive chef, Paul Iskov, Fervor was established with the aim of providing a “culinary experience you can’t get anywhere else”. Well, this just screamed location perfection for the Mackerel Islands, and we are super proud to be collaborating with the crew in June on Thevenard Island.
This special offer is a rare one, jam-packed with value and not to be missed. Join us and the Fervor team where you’ll experience beautiful food crafted right before your eyes in the pristine surrounds of the Island. Enjoy wines and beer throughout dinner and stay overnight in our super comfy accommodation, awaken to soak up the calming island vibe.
The dinner comprises of about 6 courses – the menu is created closer to the dinner date as they use as much local and foraged ingredients as possible (yes, this will include seafood from the Mackerel Islands region). If you visit the Fervor homepage and scroll down, you’ll see a selection of the foraged ingredients regularly used in their creations.
We recommend securing a spot as soon as possible, seats are limited and this is sure to be an unforgettable experience.
- One night’s accommodation on Thevenard Island – choose from shared beachfront cabins (2, 3 or 5 bedroom cabins) or Club Thevenard single and double rooms (see pricing below)
- Degustation dinner (approx 6 courses)
- Drinks – beer, wines and select soft drinks
- Boat mooring included, or transfers are an additional $90 return per adult, $60 return per child if required.
Fervor Dinner Beach Cabin Packages
$335 per person if bringing own boat, $425 per person if return transfers are required.
Fervor Dinner Club Thevenard Packages
$295 per person if bringing own boat, $375 per person if return transfers are required.
- Hit the button below and select your preferred check-in / check out date.
- Look for your preferred accommodation type and click ‘show rates’.
- The Fervor dinner packages will appear as an option.
- Click ‘book’ and from there you can add the number of packages required, plus boat transfers per person if you require those.