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Rustic charm, time-honoured recipes and generations of tradition and passion sown into the land. This is the Swan Valley.
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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
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
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.
Map reference: GD5
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.
Map reference: H2
Virgin olive oil, vinocotto and fresh seasonal produce are what you’ll find at the Sorgiovanni family’s friendly roadside stall.
Map reference: L5
Windarra Honey is a family-run business offering a variety of natural, unprocessed bee products.
Map reference: D11
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
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
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.
Map reference: F6
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!
Map reference: GF3
Paintball Skirmish offers a safe and affordable paintball experience, run by professional and friendly staff.
Map reference: E3
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
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
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
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
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
Longstanding outlet stocking a large and ever-changing variety of antique furniture and vintage household items.
Morish Nuts is a proudly Western Australian business with a modern production facility and retail outlet in the Swan Valley.
Map reference: H10
Within the Oasis Resort complex, Laser Corps Swan Valley features three different battlefields with everything you need for a great combat experience.
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.
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
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.
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
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.
Visit Celtic Swan Furniture to view a wide range of bedroom, dining and lounge furniture, all of it 100% WA-made.
Map reference: I1
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Map reference: GC6
Pay a visit to Illusionary Art's Swan Valley studio shed and observe how a three-dimensional illusion changes in front of your eyes.
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
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.
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
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
Using local meat, authentic own-made marinades and quality produce, this laid back family-run collective specialises in finger lickin’ low and slow cooked meats in a venue that caters for big and little people alike.
Map reference: G10
The courtyard studio of artisan Michael Smith, who crafts custom-built furniture.
The valley’s biggest and most luxurious resort blends a relaxed, country club atmosphere with the level of excellence expected of a Novotel Resort.
Map reference: F1
The Lamonts are one of the best-known wine and food families in the valley, and this is Fiona Lamont’s latest offering with business partner Louise Mladineo – a takeaway food outlet serving freshly-made food and, even better, barista coffee to go.
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
Historic All Saints Church, the oldest church in WA. Built by one of the early pioneers of the area, Richard Edwards, over three painstaking years, this charming church has been hosting services since 1841.
Map reference: F3
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.
Challenge your friends or family across 18 holes on this beautifully landscaped course set at the picturesque Vines Resort.
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.
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
A gallery which is a complete Swan Valley experience, with exhibitions changing on a fortnightly basis showcasing Western Australia's best artists.
Map reference: E13
Book the homestead at this boutique olive grove estate for your next house party, intimate wedding, corporate event or family gathering.
Map reference: E5
'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
Unwind and indulge in the range of heavenly packages available whilst an experienced Keishi Day Spa therapist looks after all your needs.
Surrounded by lush green lawns, large trees and picturesque gardens, this attraction offers everything you need for a perfect, fun filled family day out.
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
The Guildford Village Potters Club studio shop is a longstanding creative outlet for local artists showcasing a wide range of craft items.
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
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
Find that ideal statement piece for your home, mother, lover or self at owner Xavier Parker’s celebration of all things retro.
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.
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
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
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!
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.
Owner Phil Russell has gathered together an endlessly fascinating collection of quirky antique curio collectibles.
A shop stocking the state's largest range of Dutch products.
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
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
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.
An eclectic gift boutique at the eastern end of the Guildford shopping strip where you'll find something for everyone.
Map reference: GD12
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
At the Whistler’s Chocolate Co showroom and cafe, you’ll find something for everyone, from traditional confectionery to modern favourites.
Map reference: H13
Quality antiques and vintage furniture from France, England and Australia.
Map reference: GK4
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.