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October 14, 2019

You Can Now Fly Direct From Melbourne to the Margaret River Region

Melbournites rejoice! Your journey time to the Margaret River Region has now been slashed, making it even easier to enjoy a holiday in Western Australia's vibrant coastal playground.

Jetstar announces new flights, Melbourne to Margaret River Region

Budget airline, Jetstar, has announced that it will be flying direct between Melbourne Airport in Tullamarine to Busselton-Margaret River Airport, Western Australia, with the new flights due to kick off in March 2020.

This new flight path means holidaymakers from Victoria can skip the three-hour drive from Perth Airport to the Margaret River Region. Instead, you'll be landing in the heart of one of Australia's best food and wine destinations. 

For those staying at 5-star Pullman Bunker Bay Resort, this means you will be landing only 40 minutes' drive from the resort, ensuring you arrive relaxed and refreshed and ready to explore all that Bunker Bay has to offer.

Jetstar will run three services a week between Tullamarine and Margaret River on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, leaving Melbourne at 8am and leaving Margaret River at 9.40am. Introductory pricing offers one-way tickets for $89 depending on travel dates. Standard fares range from $199 to $285.

Pullman Bunker Bay Resort is a 5-star resort located in Western Australia’s world renowned Margaret River Region. Proudly part of Accor, the resort offers 150 luxurious bungalow-style villas and world-class recreation facilities. Learn more at



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