Swan Valley

The Swan Valley is Perth's famous wine region, and is the perfect place to head out with the family for the day. There is so much to see and do, as the Swan Valley is rich with wine, food, art, culture, scenery and nature. You'll feel like you are miles away from the city and the kids will love the fresh air and the beautiful country scenery.


Free Things To Do


Margaret River Chocolate Factory

Enjoy FREE chocolate sampling and let the kids have a run around on the large grassed area.

Climb the Tree Outside Oasis Supa Golf

Climb the tree outside Mash Brewery & Oasis Supa Golf.  This amazing tree has partly grown along the ground and is popular with the kids! 

Woodbridge Riverside Park

Just a 10 minute drive out of the Swan Valley, your kids will love this adventure playground alongside the beautiful Swan River

St Leonards Estate Park

Accessed from Lord St or West Swan Rd, this makes the perfect place for a play in between visits to wineries and breweries. Big adventure playground with something for all ages.

The Great Valley Rally

Join in a free car rally and explore the Swan Valley while you search for clues to the puzzle. Head back to the Visitors Centre before 4pm with your completed puzzle sheet to claim your family certificate


Restaurants / Cafes


Laughin Barrel

Great food and playground outside for the kids

Carilley Estate Herne Hill

Jungle gym playground, lots of room to kick a ball or play bocce and home made ice-cream.  Check out Family Friendly Fridays! 

Margaret River Chocolate Factory

Enjoy a light meal or coffee & dessert at the Chocolate Cafe.  Dine indoors, or dine outdoors and let the kids run around outside!

Yahava Koffee Works

Enjoy a coffee outside over looking a dam and take part in free coffee tastings too

Whistler's Chocolate Co

Huge grassed area, with large sandpit and blackboard and nature based play. Cafe with great range of desserts, coffees and light lunches

Village Cafe Whiteman Park

Village Cafe located across from the water playground at Whiteman Park is a beautiful cafe which is perfect for enjoying breakfast or lunch or just a coffee and a treat while you are visiting Whiteman Park.


Oakover Grounds

Cafe open daily 9-3pm with free pedal boats, plus wine & coffee tasting, sports equipment to use on the grassed area. This is a great place for the family to hang out.

Slate Cafe Bennett Springs

Beautiful cafe with lots of room to run around, and an outdoor nature play and indoor play area for the kids. Open daily.

Oggies Ice Cream Cafe

Probably the best stop in the Swan Valley for icecream with delicious traditional gelato, small playground, lost of room to run around, traditional english lollies,light meals and teas and coffees.

Maison Saint Honore Caversham

Beautiul piece of France in the Swan Valley at this Cake & Macaron Factory with great coffee and other sweet treats to enjoy in this countryside French garden setting.


Breweries



Mash Brewery

Sit back and watch the brewers in action in the 1200 litre brewing system behind the bar or enjoy a delicious meal from the great seasonal menu.

Kids can eat free on Fridays from 5pm, and there is a great kids corner so there is no reason why the whole family can’t enjoy Mash Brewing.

Feral Brewery

Enjoy a few ale's and a delicious meal while the kids run around in the playground. Open Daily. (Feral Brewery Map)

Elmars in the Valley

Massive grassed area so the kids can run around while you enjoy a drink, tasting plate or meal

Homestead Brewery at Mandoon Estate

Choice of casual and more formal dining, and both indoor and outdoor dining in either the restaurant, brewery or beer garden.  Fantastic playground in the Beer Garden for kids


Wineries


Find family friendly wineries in the Swan Valley here 


Attractions


Whiteman Park

Free water playground, playground, museums, dog exercise area, train & tram rides and more. Entry to Whiteman Park is free.

Caversham Wildlife Park (within Whiteman Park) 

See Australia's native animals, have a photo with a koala, enjoy a keeper talk, feed a kangaroo and enjoy two of the shows

Whistler's Chocolate Co

Huge grassed area, with large sandpit and blackboard and nature based play. Cafe with great range of desserts, coffees and light lunches

The Cheese Barrel

It doesn't get more Swan Valley than sipping a local Olive Farm Wine over a cheese platter at the Cheese Barrel Swan Valley. Located on Great Northern Hwy it's easy to find and is a must if you are visiting the Swan Valley.

WA Reptile Park 

Family owned park with reptile exhibitions and presentations. Enjoy shows and educational talks as well as up close and personal interactions.  Open Friday to Monday and every day of the school holidays. CASH Only

Swan Valley Cuddly Animal Farm

Enjoy animal feedings, talks, tractor rides, playground and bouncy castle. All the fun of the farm and more.

The House of Honey

Enjoy loads of honey tastings, live bee hive exhibit, ask the worker bees questions about how honey is made and enjoy something sweet from the cafe.

Mondo Nougat

Watch your favourite nougat flavour being made and enjoy a complimentary sample.

Michael Brothers

Grab some raw, cold-pressed juice made from local fruits at Michael Brothers Juice - the perfect addition ot your Swan Valley picnic hamper


Accomodation


Perth Vineyards Holiday Park Caversham

For a great 'stay-cation' with the kids, Perth Vineyards holiday park is just 30 minutes out of Perth city, and offers great amenities that will keep you and the little ones happy during the school holidays or anytime you need to get away.

Stay in one of the fully appointed cabins with a separate room for the kids, full kitchen and front porch to watch the sunset from. Alternatively bring the caravan and hook up to one of the powered sites we have on offer. We have a kids playground, BBQ kitchen and rec room and shower facilities to make you comfortable.

Take the kids to see the famed Caversham Wildlife Park, which is just around the corner, Whiteman Park or for the mums and dads, go on a historic tour of Guildford followed by a wine tour.

www.aspenparks.com.au