there’s so much to do

There’s always something happening within the Avon Valley, and what better place to stay than in the heart of it all at Ipswich View Homestead in Toodyay. Whether you’re looking for a romantic getaway, holiday with friends and family or just to soak up the country atmosphere for a while, Ipswich View can recommend lots of cafés and restaurants to eat at, scenic locations perfect for a light lunch or walk, or thing to do within the Avon Valley.

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shopping in Toodyay

Take a stroll up the main street of Toodyay and experience these charming country gems…


Christmas 360
For every big and little kid…step into a wonderland where it’s Christmas all year round!


The Lolly Shop
Step back in time and delight in the old fashioned lollies of yesteryear with gobstoppers, chew chew bars, liquorice alsorts and so much more.


Toodyay Emporium
Visit one of the largest Homewares & Gift Stores in the Avon Valley with a stunning range of antiques, collectables, country style furniture, lighting, fashion accessories & giftware.

cafés & restaurants

Alicia’s Estate Winery & Restaurant

Nerramine Drive, Julimar  |  p. 9574 5458
Friday 10am to 4pm  |   Saturday & Sunday 10am to 5pm


Amys Tearooms
Stirling Terrace  |  p. 9574 2246  |  Daily 9am to 5pm
Parish Mass 5:00pm Wednesdays & 5:00pm Saturday (confession before)

Cruze In Cafe p.95742901 Daily 9am to 21.00

Piesse Street..Next to IGA

Duck Duck Goose
99 Beaufort Street, West Toodyay  |  p. 95742636


Dukes Inn .  Duke Street . Northam
The fully transformed Duke’s Inn hotel now boasts a tapas restaurant, gorgeous ladies’ bar, wine garden and alfresco dining areas. Tantalise your tastebuds with an exciting selection of tasters, ever-changing with the seasons, and always comprising quality fresh produce from local growers. Or ask our highly experienced chef to cook up a storm for you – all at very reasonable prices.

Phone 9622 2324 to book or drop by for coffee & cake or a drink!


Freemasons Hotel
Stirling Terrace  |  p. 9574 2201  |  Lunch & Dinner every day


Sweethearts Café
Stirling Terrace  |   p. 9574 2700
Daily 8am to 3pm  |  BYO
Fish & Chips Takeaway every Friday & Saturday from 5 to 8pm.
Roast Takeaway Sunday 5 to 8pm.
A la Carte Menu last Fri & Sat each month.


The Cola Café
Stirling Terrace  |  p. 9574 4407  |  Daily from 8am




Toodyay Bakery
Stirling Terrace  |  p. 9574 2617  |  Daily 7am to 3pm




Victoria Hotel
Stirling Terrace  |  p. 9574 2206  |  Lunch & Dinner every day


things to do

Windward Ballooning Adventures  |
Operating between April and November, Windward invites you to experience the romance and adventure of the worlds oldest and most pure form of flight. Departing from Northam, a short drive from Perth, flights lift off just before sunrise, allowing you to witness from the air the first signs of dawn shedding light over the patchwork of colours within the Avon Valley.