Bickley Valley Harvest Festival 2018

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Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th May brings forth the 21st annual Bickley Valley Harvest Festival – a celebration of all this region – so close to the City and yet still something of a secret – has to offer - wine, food, cider, arts and crafts, ...

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Taste Great Southern 2018

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There is so much going on in WA over the next month with Taste Great Southern 2018 an absolute highlight – a celebration of the food, wine, produce and natural attractions of the Great Southern region, this festival officially runs from 8th to 25th ...

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Faber Vineyard Harvest Seafood Barbecue

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Faber, one the best of the many Swan Valley wineries, held a celebration to mark harvest over the long weekend, with a seafood barbeque as its centre point – along with the wines of course. Tables and chairs were set up behind the tasting room under ...

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Swan Valley Sweet Temptations Trail

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This tourist trail, designed as part of the WA Trails initiative, has as its focus some of the world class produce of the Swan Valley – one of WA’s best destinations, a world away from the bustle of Perth, but less than half an hour from the ...

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Urban Food Mafia

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Urban Food Mafia, a café co-located with Funk Cider, in the grounds of the old Valencia winery in Caversham, is open daily from 8AM serving up breakfast, lunch and all day light meals. With seating inside, adjacent to the Funk Cider bar where you can ...

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Miss Chows Whitford

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Miss Chows which opened as a dumpling house in Claremont Quarter a couple of years ago has spread its wings and opened a second outlet at the impressive Whitford City dining area – this houses a range of eating and drinking places and has become a ...

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Best of 2017

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Well with Australia Day past, and everyone heading back to work and school, it seems opportune to look back on the year just gone and the best of what went down in 2017. As far as bars and the like, well one of the most impressive we visited ...

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Henry Summer Bar

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A stylish green oasis has sprung up in Aberdeen Street located in the grounds and buildings which at various times have housed The Shed, Skye Bar and Secret Bar – and what a transformation it is. Snappy décor, plants galore bringing a cool ...

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The Vineyard Kitchen at Brookside

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We recently returned to the Vineyard Kitchen to celebrate a birthday, and what a lovely spot it is. On this occasion we sat on the upper terrace under shade, adjacent to rolling lawns and looking down to the other diners sitting beside the meandering ...

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Piggy

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Another bar on the very interesting North Fremantle strip – just along from Old Bridge Cellars – it has indoor and outdoor seating – and on the sunny day we dropped by, out the front at a table on the artificial grass seemed just the spot to grab a ...

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