Nothing like a new cafe to get James and I out investigating, especially when it is in the Mary Valley. Half an hour’s scenic drive from us, just past Imbil this little cafe is beautifully positioned to take in the rural views and breezes. Add to this that it is proudly dog friendly (well behaved
With a name like The Blue and White Teapot Cafe, a lover of blue and white china and tea, such as myself, just had to check out this new little cafe in Amamoor. A pretty 15 minute drive down the Mary Valley from Lagoon Pocket B&B. We are always after places to send our weekend
We love our local produce, so Farmer and Sun’s beautiful green grocer in Gympie’s Southside town centre has always been a favourite spot of ours. So imagine our utter delight when they opened a homegrown, home-made cafe full of delectable goodies right next door! The emphasis at Farmer and Sun Cafe is very much on
What an absolute delight it was to visit Cooloola Berries’ pick your own farm and bite into a strawberry that tasted the way I vaguely remember a strawberry should taste! We had heard good things about Cooloola Berries and thought now it is officially Strawberry season in QLD (June – November) we should visit them
Take a beautiful old colonial overlooking lush gardens and the greens of a golf course beyond, add to it delicious food at a price that won’t break the bank and you have Zesty Edibles at Gunabul Homestead. This stunning colonial house set in beautiful mature gardens is the home of Zesty Edibles, who cater not
We want to say a big thank you to our friends at Gympie Gold Gold Regional Produce for creating the new Gympie Food Trail Map. Places to eat, places where great produce is grown, places where you can find those special value added products and they are all on one map. So next time you
We love eating out at Lagoon Pocket so we are always trying out new places to eat in Gympie. Our latest find is The Decks on Mary which is a very pleasant little bistro at the top end of Mary Street (Gympie’s main street), so only 10 minutes in the car from Lagoon Pocket B&B.
Everyone loves a good cupcake and we are no exception, so imagine our delight when driving home from Gympie the other day when we spotted Heaven Leigh Cupcakes. The name is a clever play on words, the owner is Leigh, and she and her team make cupcakes straight from heaven! The shop/cafe is an absolute
Emilia’s Cafe Emilia’s cafe is Gympie’s little piece of Italy! I used to say it was Gympie’s best kept secret but the secret is well and truly out amongst foodies who love their coffee and anyone who wants something a bit special. Emilia’s cafe is run by husband and wife team, Giovanni & Jodi
Delightful, delightful, delightful. The instant we arrived I felt the peace descend upon me. Being a generally busy city person that was so valuable and welcomed:-)
Such gorgeous cared for gardens. We counted 6 ...
The best breakfast we have had in ages! The hosts James and Suzanna we really welcoming of our dogs. Accommodation wise it was a very clean, comfortable unit looking out onto a really peaceful garden. Really recharged ...
Lagoon Pocket Bed and Breakfast in the gorgeous Mary Valley, is a delightful rural find. It proved to be the perfect two-day stopover to rest up from a 1,000 km road trip before attending a wedding in Gympie the ...