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The majority of my writings centre around Western Australia, it’s my home town and I’m very much into it. Here are highlights of Perth and Western Australia I’ve been fortunate to experience. Know of any great places I should check out? Shoot me an email at

Producer to customer, Local West Australian


 Organic Olive Picking in Toodyay

 Twilight Hawker Markets

Mt Claremont Farmers Markets

Eagle Bay Brewery

Subiaco Farmers Markets

The Truffle and Wine Co

Road trips in Western Australia

Road trip

Cycle and Mt Chudalup Hike

Camping and cycling in Nannup

Nature activities galore in Pemberton

Come and find me at….. Donnelly River Holiday Village, 2nd visit

D’Entrecasteaux National Park

Overnight at Sandy Cape Camping Ground

Donnelly River Holiday Village & photo diary, 1st visit

Enchanting Bridgetown

Farm stay at Porongurup and Albany

Albany is beautiful in the rain

Porongurup and our airbnb stay

Margaret River food, wineries and breweries

Dunsborough and Yallingup

Rustic Pemberton and Windy Harbour

4WD, bacon for breakfast and misty mornings

One night stay deep in Karri country, Northcliffe

Leeuwin Concert in Margaret River


Tips for a road trip to Albany

Tips for a road trip to the South West WA

Binningup and Ferguson Valley Guide

Weekend on Rottnest Island

Morning on Rottnest Island, birds and salt lakes

Munda Biddi

Munda Biddi – Mundaring Weir Hotel to Camel Farm

Mountain biking the Munda Biddi

Donnelly River to Karta Barnu

Karta Barnu to Manjimup

Dog Friendly Cafes

(=alfresco seats, area to secure leash, water bowl, other dogs around, good coffee!)


Breakfast at The Shipping Lane, North Fremantle

Rabbit in the Moon, North Fremantle

Il Lido, Cottesloe

Propeller, North Fremantle

Bus Stop Cafe

Yelo, Trigg Beach

Deli Chicchi

Bread in Common, Fremantle

Clancy’s Fish Bar, City Beach

Lake Espresso, Claremont

Lawley’s, Shenton Park

Choux Cafe, Shenton Park

Chalkys Espresso Bar

Budget friendly dining places in Perth

Secret-Cake-Club-Perth Little Stove

Ocean Beach Hotel $10.00 breakfast

Vietnamese in Claremont

 Secret Cake Club meet

Morning tea from Lawley’s

BYO drinks and great pizza from Magna Pizza inside The Mantle

Great lunch options and an insane Laksa Lemak in Subiaco

Flipside Burgers

Outdoor free activities in Perth

Horse 2016 Sculptures by the Sea Cottesloe

Sculptures by the Sea, Cottesloe

Walking Tour, Elizabeth Quay and Perth surrounds

3 Summer activities

Picnic spots in Perth

Cycling route ideas Perth and Western Australia


Technical Cross Country Trail at The Goat Farm

Mundaring MTB trails to Lake Leschenaultia

Cross Country and Downhill MTB Trails at Kalamunda

Jarrahwood to Nannup along the Old Timberline trail

Railway Reserves Heritage Trail, Perth Hills

Munda Biddi – Mundaring Weir Hotel to Camel Farm

The Raffles to Swanbourne Train Station on a road bike

Claremont to North Mole in Fremantle, cycling along the beach path

 Claremont to West Leederville

Carinyah Trail

Kalamunda mountain bike trails

Mountain biking the Munda Biddi

Swanbourne Beach to North Fremantle

 Freshwater Bay to North Fremantle

Rottnest Island

Beginner Mountain Bike trail guide at Kalamunda Circuit

Coffee + Kalamunda Mountain Bike Beginner trails

Royal Yacht Club to Fremantle

Pemberton Mountain Bike Park

Goat Farm Mountain Bike Park

Cycle to a French Patisserie cutting through Lake Claremont

Hiking in Western Australia and Perth


Star Swamp Reserve

Ellis Brook Valley

Short urban walk outside of Subiaco

Bluff Knoll

Castle Rock Sky walk

Lake Claremont

Paruna Wildlife Sanctuary

Bold Park

Day Trips from Perth


Cider, coffee and Breakfast at Core

Things to do in Northbridge

Weekend on Rottnest Island

Tulip Festival at Araluen

Consistently good long black coffee


Our picks: Long Black Coffee in Perth

Regional Western Australia Coffee spots


 Mushroom Cafe and Bakehouse – Balingup

Barking Cow, Bridgetown

Kate’s Place, Albany

Happy Bull, Mt Barker

Frederick’s Cafe, Albany

Tall Timbers, Manjimup

Sea Shells Cafe, Cervantes

Pickle & O, Nannup

Memorable Dining Experiences


Parilla BBQ and quality meat from Asado

Print Hall bar meal and degustation

Osso Buco to die for at Lalla Rookh

Best granola I’ve had from The Shorehouse

Duck Fat Potatoes with coffee

Authentic French patisserie

Peking Duck

The best simple breakfast ever

Raw Nachos from the Raw Kitchen in Fremantle

The best toasties in Perth

New Year’s Eve Degustation at Terrace Hotel

Asian Foodie Walkabout Tour

Sweet Potato, Beetroot Brownie!

Rhein Donau Club in Myaree

Breakfast at The Little Bird Cafe in Northbridge and the prettiest food picture I’ve taken

Margaret River Gourmet Escape