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Rustic charm, time-honoured recipes and generations of tradition and passion sown into the land. This is the Swan Valley.
Looking for more things to see and do in the Swan Valley? Step right this way.
Please note: you can locate businesses using their map reference within the Swan Valley Map, or the Guildford Map. These can be downloaded at: http://www.swanvalley.com.au/maps
Find that ideal statement piece for your home, mother, lover or self at owner Xavier Parker’s celebration of all things retro.
Map reference: GC6
This family operated orchard is your one-stop shop for beautiful, tree-ripened oranges and mandarins of various varieties, as well as lemons, limes and grapefruit.
Map reference: H2
Award-winning local artists Nicola Cowie and Katherine Ferguson welcome you to The Artists Nook. Hidden away in the peaceful oasis of Guildford’s Ethel Street Courtyard you will find a selection of their beautiful pieces.
Map reference: GB6
Surrounded by lush green lawns, large trees and picturesque gardens, this attraction offers everything you need for a perfect, fun filled family day out.
Arlena Bosshard’s Swiss-German heritage and interest in nutritional and sports supplements is immediately evident when you enter this eclectic general store-cum-coffee-shop.
Map reference: GF3
Longstanding outlet stocking a large and ever-changing variety of antique furniture and vintage household items.
Pay a visit to Illusionary Art's Swan Valley studio shed and observe how a three-dimensional illusion changes in front of your eyes.
Map reference: H10
A three-metre golden angel hanging from the rafters is typical of the interesting stuff you’ll find at Trading Treasures, which sells quality antiques and eclectic vintage items.
If you’re looking for an art piece or a quintessentially Western Australian gift or memento, look no further than artist Jude Taylor’s studio, located within Taylor’s Art and Coffee House.
Map reference: H12
The freshly-made pasta at this small but dynamic takeaway outlet comes in three styles: long, short and filled. Using premium flour and fresh eggs, the pasta is made onsite every morning.
Established in 2004 by artist Bonnie Atlan and husband Paul, this eclectic art and furniture gallery on Guildford’s main shopping strip sells genuine recycled boatwood furniture and more, as well as Bonnie’s annual collection of original paintings.
Take a walk down memory lane at this charming vintage outlet and stockist of Annie Sloan chalk paint, located in the heart of Guildford’s shopping strip.
Map reference: GD5
Book the homestead at this boutique olive grove estate for your next house party, intimate wedding, corporate event or family gathering.
Map reference: E5
Established on what is virtually an island encircled by the Swan and Helena Rivers, Guildford is ideally suited to exploration on foot.
Map reference: GE4
Morish Nuts is a proudly Western Australian business with a modern production facility and retail outlet in the Swan Valley.
Scarlett O’Hara, eat your heart out. Belvoir Homestead’s five-metre ceilings, brass chandeliers, sweeping jarrah staircases, grand entrances and full-length French windows give this longstanding function centre an unforgettable Gone with the Wind vibe.
Map reference: H3
Since 1944, the Kafarela family have been growing grapes and seasonal produce on their seven-hectare property in the heart of the Swan Valley. Today they specialise in non-alcoholic wines, liqueurs and seasonal produce.
Map reference: H9
Virgin olive oil, vinocotto and fresh seasonal produce are what you’ll find at the Sorgiovanni family’s friendly roadside stall.
Map reference: L5
Challenge your friends or family across 18 holes on this beautifully landscaped course set at the picturesque Vines Resort.
Map reference: F1
Don’t miss the opportunity to take look inside the famous studio of Antonio Battistessa, where many of the works you’ll see around the Swan Valley and Western Australia were created.
Map reference: L11
Whether you’re celebrating a birthday, hen’s day, baby shower or anything in between, Valenti’s on the Brook is a unique venue for your private function.
Map reference: J5
Within the Oasis Resort complex, Laser Corps Swan Valley features three different battlefields with everything you need for a great combat experience.
Map reference: F6
Are you keen to view paintings by talented West Australian artists? At the gateway to the Swan Valley, the Monet Gallery of Fine Arts in South Guildford showcases an ever-changing exhibition of beautiful artworks in three gallery areas.
Map reference: B20
The valley’s biggest and most luxurious resort blends a relaxed, country club atmosphere with the level of excellence expected of a Novotel Resort.
For those seeking something a little different, the top quality Brazilian cowhides, unusual homewares and handmade furniture at this intriguing shop offers an interesting twist on traditional and classic pieces.
Map reference: GC5
Get up close and personal with a cuddly python and enjoy a range of interactive presentations designed to entertain and educate visitors of all ages.
Map reference: D5
Vintage bus and train rides and the State's only operational heritage electric tram are just some of the many attractions to keep visitors young and old entertained at Whiteman Park.
Map reference: A7 & A8
In the middle of Guildford’s colourful strip of antique and secondhand shops is one of its largest antique stores – a vast showroom filled with wall-to-wall furniture, household and industrial items.
Exhibiting a unique selection of artworks by local, Australian and international artists, gallery directors Linton Partington and Gary Kay bring to Perth an ever-changing schedule of exhibitions and exciting projects.
Map reference: E15
An art space which is a complete Swan Valley experience, with exhibitions changing on a fortnightly basis showcasing Western Australia's best artists.
Map reference: E13
No-one does breakfast quite like the French. Think hand-made pastries, freshly baked croissants filled with poached eggs, ham and creamy mushroom sauce and, of course, seriously good coffee.
Map reference: A16
Paintball Skirmish offers a safe and affordable paintball experience, run by professional and friendly staff.
Map reference: E3
Imagine you could take the very best bits of a department store and create the perfect mix of women’s fashion, jewellery, furniture, lighting, soft furnishings and more in one shop. Panache Living is that place!
Pearl the Clydesdale horse, Sam-mule the miniature mule and Pippa the milking goat are just a few of the happy animals you can meet at the Farm.
Map reference: C4
Get ready to explore the Swan Valley one kilometre at a time! Get off the beaten path and enjoy a deeper experience of the valley with an electric or push bike.
The Katich family has been supplying fresh grapes, melons and seasonal produce to the public from their home block at the gateway to the Swan Valley since 1964.
Map reference: B18
Curio Warehouse is a modern take on an old-fashioned junk shop, where owners Darrell and Fiona offer a mix of vintage, antique and industrial wares.
Hand-feed kangaroos, meet the koalas, get photos with your favourite Aussie animals and try your hand at milking a cow, all within half an hour of the city.
Map reference: B7
You don’t need your own bike to enjoy a leisurely pedal tour of the Swan Valley’s many attractions. Insert your credit card, grab a bike from Spinway's bike stand, pick up your free helmet, lock and map and away you go!
The courtyard studio of artisan Michael Smith, who crafts custom-built furniture.
Quality antiques and vintage furniture from France, England and Australia.
Map reference: GK4
The Health & Spa at Brookleigh offers half- and full-day spa packages, as well as one-, three- and five-day wellness retreats including boutique accommodation.
Paul Dowe has been professionally photographing Western Australia landscapes for many years. Today this award-winning photographer is based in the Swan Valley, where he personally prepares and prints every image in the gallery.
Map reference: D14
Learn more about the heritage of Guildford and the Swan Valley from the Cradle of the Colony Exhibition housed within the Swan Valley Visitor Centre.
Sculptures of all shapes and sizes guard the sun-dappled grounds of this, one of the oldest privately owned galleries in Western Australia.
Map reference: I14
'Beetbox', 'Grapeheart' and 'Grime' might sound like characters from a sci-fi production of 'Oliver', but they’re just three of the amazing ice cream flavours created by the friendly mixologists at Kato's @3000.
Map reference: C15
Inspired by the healing power of pure essential oils, registered nurse Nicole Stewart has created a beautifully natural and organic skin care range based on the scientific and holistic principles of aromatherapy.
Map reference: L3
With beautiful grounds that extend right down to the river, this purpose-built function facility sits amidst a mix of manicured green gardens and natural Australian bush.
Map reference: C18
Part treasure trove, part garden design centre and – since early 2018 – a lovely French inspired cafe, Poste is centrally located in the old Guildford Post Office. Just look for the famous clock tower!
Map reference: GE5
At the Whistler’s Chocolate Co showroom and cafe, you’ll find something for everyone, from traditional confectionery to modern favourites.
Map reference: H13
Experience the feel of the Australian bush as you wander amongst the kangaroos, emus, sharks and snakes, all beautifully presented by Master Taxidermist, Michael Buzza.
An eclectic gift boutique at the eastern end of the Guildford shopping strip where you'll find something for everyone.
Map reference: GD12
Set on over two hectares at the northern end of the picturesque Swan Valley, this family owned and operated business features over 70 display ponds linked by walkways, so it’s easy to view the vast range of designs and water lilies.
Map reference: J4
Supa Golf is a modified form of golf, where the brightly coloured golf clubs, balls and putting cups are much bigger than in the traditional game, providing great entertainment for players of six years and up.
Alfonso Romeo and his family are the proud owners of the Mondo Nougat factory, where you’ll discover the secrets and traditions of nougat from the special viewing area.
Owners Coralie Edwards and Maurice Sawyer travel to out-of-the-way places in south-east Asia to source their fascinating range of original artefacts. The couple specialises in genuine antique teak furniture.
Owner Phil Russell has gathered together an endlessly fascinating collection of quirky antique curio collectibles.
Unwind and indulge in the range of heavenly packages available whilst an experienced Keishi Day Spa therapist looks after all your needs.
Visit Celtic Swan Furniture to view a wide range of bedroom, dining and lounge furniture, all of it 100% WA-made.
Map reference: I1
The Margaret River Chocolate Company in the Swan Valley is the largest chocolate factory in Western Australia and features free entry and chocolate tastings, along with viewing windows to watch the products being made.
Map reference: D13
A shop stocking the state's largest range of Dutch products.
Matt and Marlene Katich specialise in growing around 15 varieties of seedless eating grapes, which they pick fresh off the vine and sell from their farm gate from January to the end of March.
Free coffee tastings, cappucino-flavoured nougat and chocolate-coated coffee beans, roasted on site and covered with Belgian chocolate, are all part of the komplete koffee experience at Yahava KoffeeWorks.
Unique to Perth, this Aboriginal owned and operated enterprise offers cultural activities, talks, performances and bush tucker, as well as beautiful artwork by local Aboriginal artists.
The Guildford Village Potters Club studio shop is a longstanding creative outlet for local artists showcasing a wide range of craft items.
If you yearn for cream teas, freshly-baked cakes and savouries served on old-fashioned crockery complete with doilies, then look no further than this charming shabby chic cafe-cum-gift emporium on Guildford’s bustling antique strip.
Ember Candles' products are made with essential and fragrant oils and eco soy wax derived from soybeans, which is 100% pure, biodegradable and non-toxic.
Windarra Honey is a family-run business offering a variety of natural, unprocessed bee products.
Map reference: D11