Featured in the Media

The Mackerel Islands in Western Australia burst into life and colour through storytelling. See some of the articles, videos and photography below.

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Destination WA

Channel 9, WIN, 9LIFE
Season 5, Episode 4 – Diving the Mackerel Islands
Season 5, Episode 5 – Fishing in the Mackerel Islands
Season 5, Episode 6 – Island Food and Stargazing
Season 5, Episode 7 – Snorkeling in the Mackerel Islands

Al McGlashan Fish’n With Mates

Channel 9, 7mate, Yahoo7 TV
Season 3, Episode 2 – Team Mackerel Islands
Season 3, Episode 4 – Mackerel Islands Spaniard


Mortimer Reisemagazin (German publication)

November 2017
Article – Untouched Island Paradise in Western Australia

360° Australien (German publication)

Edition 3 / 2017
Article – Best recommendations! Pilbara – four life stories from Western Australia

RAC Horizons

April/May 2017
Page 43 – Island Life
Pages 44-45 – Island Life
Page 46 – Island Life

Western Angler

May 2017
Article – Mackerel Islands Wahoo
February/March 2017
Main Feature – Back to the Macks
December 2016
Article – Captain Ahab’s Hoo-Doo
February/March 2016
Main Feature – Thevenard Reborn
April/May 2012
Main Feature – Tour Diary


July 2010
Issue 264 – WA’s New Diving Hot Spot
Additional Gallery – Nigel Marsh Photography

Australian Traveller

February 2008
Article – The Robinson Crusoe Effect
March 2007
Article – 100 Things To Do You’ve Never Heard Of #019 Rent your own island


Sunday Times

July 2017
Column Article – The lure of the north
August 2016
Column Article – 70 plus anglers descend on Thevenard

Pilbara News

September 2017
Article – Celeb chefs wow Pilbara island crowd
July 2017
Article – Pilates lovers go on retreat
June 2017
Article – Pristine waters the jewel of the Pilbara
February 2017
Article – Relaxing fun in serene surrounds
April 2016
Article – Escape to Thevenard Island


June 2011
Article – Angler’s paradise in the Pilbara

The Australian

March 2008
Article – Caught hook, line ‘n’ sinker on Mackerel Islands


Australia’s North West

2017 Campaign
Come and discover our Epic Pilbara – Meet Marnie the Island Castaway
Watch the video – Island Castaway


Tourism Australia

2016/17 Campaign
Article – Top 7 Deep Sea Fishing Experiences
See the brochure – There’s Nothing Like Fishing In Australia