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Things to do in Koonwarra

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Restaurant
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“Great place for a coffee or a meal. They also have great functions; we went to a Spanish night there which was excellent!”
  • 4 locals recommend
Park
“An excellent rail trail from Leongatha to Fish Creek and its quirky galleries and cafes...or beyond.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Food
“Koonwarra is a short drive from Inverloch, but worth the effort ... the Farmers market (once per month) and local eateries will make for a relaxed morning.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Home Goods Store
“Lovely hand crafted goods by local artisans- wood, felt, art, basketry, ceramics, Drisabone and clothing items. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Food
“Great quality organic fruit and vegetables and locally grown foods. Preserves, bread, eggs, cheese, meat and treats mostly certified organic and locally grown. Supports organic farmers by buying direct. Recyclable packaging and friendly staff. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Point of Interest
  • 1 local recommends
Bakery
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“Great little cafe that has a sweet wooden verandah, good coffee and morning /afternoon teas in particular. Also offers a good lunch and has baked goods to take home. Next to the Rail Trail if you feel like a walk before or afterwards. Has a Cooking School too.”
  • 1 local recommends
Spa
  • 3 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“This family run winery is about 1 hour away. Wines are definitely worth exploring (all wine is grown, made and bottle on site) but their cellar door is are open at certain times of he year. So please check their website before you make the journey. CELLAR DOOR OPEN DAYS 2019 Easter weekend, 12-5pm Saturday and Sunday, 20-21 April Queen’s birthday weekend, 12-5pm Saturday and Sunday, 8-9 June Melbourne Cup weekend, 12-5pm Saturday and Sunday, 2-3 November Summer cellar door from 27 December ”
  • 1 local recommends
Café
“Farm house homemade food. High Tea is their specialty, or book lunch or a private dinner surrounded by charming antiques, inviting books and a cosy fire all nestled in the rolling hills of South Gippsland.”
  • 1 local recommends
Food
“Farm produce: Gippsland Beef, Garlic, Olive Oil, Wine, Spring Water, Lavender ”
  • 1 local recommends
Post Office
“Don't miss the chance to stop in and top up on some fresh vegetables and meats, direct from the producers. The few stores in Koonwarra punch well above their weight.”
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
“Set in a tranquil bushland studio setting, the Studio has glass art, glass jewellery, lead lighting mosaics, watercolours, pastel works, portraiture and pet portraits a speciality. Located near Koonwarra.”
  • 1 local recommends
Locality
“koonwarra is home to the slow food movement and has lots of fresh produce and great cafes”
  • 3 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“Great place for a coffee or a meal. They also have great functions; we went to a Spanish night there which was excellent!”
  • 4 locals recommend

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