Lots 783 & 501-504 Gnarabup Beach Resort & Villa Sites, Gnarabup, WA 6285. The South West Occupational Therapy Professional Development Group hosted its own celebrations with two events in Bunbury and Busselton, which saw the group’s annual Occupational Therapy Awards event and presentation take place. "Gnarabup Beach Houses" will see a 4.4-hectare parcel of land subdivided up and sold for residential and holiday housing. This morning’s water protest, which took place at Gnarabup Beach — Margaret River’s only safe swimming bay — was organised by the Preserve Gnarabup group. The location was excellent - very quiet and private and only a short walk to beautiful Gnarabup Beach and cafe. “We are more than happy for our development plans to be judged on their merit and the facts as the design being produced by our talented design team is of a very high quality and sensitive to the existing landscape and environment of Gnarabup,” he said. 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"The Westin Resort & Spa and adjacent holiday villas will have an end value in excess of $130m when fully complete, so the land value component of that will likely exceed $30m," Mr Sarancini said. Adjoining land uses include commercial development to the east and ‘Future Development’ zoned land to the south (Lots 501 to 504 - tourist accommodation sites). ADVERTISEMENT. Premier Mark McGowan was in Margaret River on Tuesday along with Tourism Minister Paul Papalia and representatives from the Marriott International group and developer, Saracen Properties. The Augusta-Margaret River Shire, State Government planners, developers and residents will meet with Ms MacTiernan in Bunbury. Prominent Western Australian developer Luke Saraceni is leading a $100 million initiative to build a Westin resort at Gnarabup Beach in the iconic Margaret River Region. Sold. It is likely to be difficult to find material that is a similar size, composition and colour to the existing dune sand. Mr Saraceni said more detail around the resort plan and associated mixed-use village development would be available in the new year. Premier Mark McGowan unveiled plans for the multi-million dollar, 120-room resort in June, spruiking the positives for the region amid the gloom of the coronavirus-induced economic downturn. The State Government has opened the way for a new coastal residential development near Margaret River in the State's South-West. It is likely to be difficult to find material that is a similar size, composition and colour to the existing dune sand. Facilities located within the Gnarabup foreshore reserve include the White Elephant Beach … “Gnarabup Beach Houses” will see a 4.4-hectare parcel of land subdivided up and sold for residential and holiday housing. Many different developments have been proposed for the area. To the north-west of the site is Gnarabup Beach. Gnarabup beach is a popular tourist spot and will soon house the region's first five-star hotel. Located on the southern headland of Gnarabup Beach, the latest resort proposal was designed by Christou Design Group. High-profile West Australians, including musician John Butler and surfer Taj Burrow, are among those opposing a proposed five-star development that would overlook Margaret River's most popular stretch of beach. As such, land at Gnarabup Beach is subject to special planning controls under DTPS 1. Scheme amendment applicant Clare Nicole Gleeson said it was "disappointing" that council had voted in favour of the officer's recommendation. (ABC Local: Anthony Pancia) Gnarabup is about 12 kilometres from the town of Margaret River and is a protected cove which is home to a population of about 460 people with a mixture of permanent and holiday homes as well as a general store. THE Augusta Margaret River Shire is facing a compensation claim totalling $5.7 million in relation to the controversial development at Gnarabup Beach near Margaret River. Developers have signalled they intend to commence earthworks on the site at Gnarabup in early 2021, pending final approval by the recently convened State Development Assessment Unit, which the WA Government put in place to stimulate the building sector after a coronavirus-related slowdown. We particularly enjoyed the sunset from the garden area. advertise with us. The Gnarabup site was originally zoned as a special coastal area and was safe from development, but that was overruled by direct ministerial approval in 1996. Connect your business with … “We are more than happy for our development plans to be judged on their merit and the facts as the design being produced by our talented design team is of a very high quality and sensitive to the existing landscape and environment of Gnarabup,” he said. Dinah Lewis Boucher. The new hotel will be located on the southern headland of Gnarabup Beach. They are up against not only the developer, Saracen Properties. 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