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Kate and Rob’s Guidebook to the local area…

Food scene

Homegrown Cafe

PALMWOODS

Our closest cafe, creating simple homemade meals with local seasonal food, best almond chai ever!

Pizza Pizza Palmwoods

PALMWOODS
A local favourite! Delicious pizza with dietary options.

Piggyback

PALMWOODS
A new local restaurant from the creators of rice boi and giddy geisha. Go early to avoid the line up. No reservations taken. Gluten free and vegan meals also available. Takeaway a great option too!

Ricks Garage

Cafe Nurcha

KAWANA

Great gifts and a yummy vegan cafe.

Shotgun Espresso

MALENY
Another local favourite! Great almond chai brewed in pots by request!

Spirit House Cooking School

YANDINA
local favourite to celebrate special times. Also has a cooking school.

Elixiba - Plant-Based Restaurant - Sunshine Coast

Sightseeing

Chenrezig Institute

EUDLO

A peaceful place to visit. Open to all. Beautiful gardens to explore and a Gompa/meditation temple to visit. Gift shop open Fri/ Sat/ Sun 9am -1.30pm. Various Buddhist and wellness courses on offer. Check calendar for what’s coming up. Vegetarian lunch can be ordered on weekends by phoning ahead. Chai and cake for sale for drop in visitors when cafe is open. (Similar hours to gift shop). Resident nuns and monks.

Kondalilla National Park

MONTVILLE
A gorgeous place to visit.

Maleny Botanic Gardens & Bird World

MALENY
Many of our guests visit here 💗

The Big Pineapple

Eumundi Markets

EUMUNDI

One of the best artisan markets in Australia!

Montville

A gorgeous little hinterland town where you can wander and find treasures, including delicious tea and cake.

Maleny

Gorgeous village with ample shops and cafes to wander. Delicious cheese and many treasures to be found.

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