The Happy Bull Cafe, Mount Barker

On the way to Porongurup we stopped in at the township of Mount Barker for some much needed coffee. Our car journey began from Perth and continued for roughly four hours until we reached the town. Mount Barker is located in the Shire of Plantagenet, what an interesting name! The town reminded me of the fictitious town of Pawnee from the Parks and Recreation US TV series. Anyhoo we stretched our legs ...

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Tips for a Road Trip to Albany

We recently traveled to Albany for a couple of days in the Porongurup range. To reach Albany the options are -  fly, drive or public transport (TransWA). Driving is probably the most most common method as to explore the area you do need a car. It is almost a 5 hour drive south of Perth, Albany Highway from Perth will indeed take you all the way to Albany! We encountered quite a ...

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Frederick’s Cafe, Albany

Following a long drive to see one of Australia's top 10 beaches, Little Beach and having to hastingly retreat from a weather front coming in across the ocean we stopped through Albany on the way back to the farm for an afternoon coffee. During our trip we discovered some fabulous cafes around the windy seaside town and Frederick's Cafe was certainly one of them.  Located on York Street  it was easy to find.  The cafe ...

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