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  • Local Facilities and Recommended Attractions

     

    Local Facilities

     

    Glen Forrest has two shopping areas, both only 5 minutes away from Southglen Cottage. Facilities include a modern supermarket (open 7 days), selling a full range of products, including newspapers & magazines. There is also a post office, bakery, butcher, liquor store, gourmet shop, uni-sex hairdresser and a gift shop.

    Health-wise, there is a Medical Centre, Pharmacy, Dentist and Physio.

    For dining out, the Townsite has 2 restaurants and a take-away.

    For the car, there are 2 service stations (Peak & Caltex) and a repair shop.

     

    Additional Shopping Centres are located in Mundaring and Midland.

     

    Recommended Attractions

     

    River Bank Estate Winery and Restaurant, Hamersley Road, Caversham

    With vineyard views down to the Swan River and a relaxed, friendly atmosphere, RiverBank Estate is the perfect venue for any occasion. http://www.riverbankestate.com.au

     

    Sandalford Winery, West Swan Road, Caversham - Restaurant and luxury river cruises  http://www.sandalford.com

     

    Caversham Wildlife Park, Lord Street, Whiteman - Caversham Wildlife Park is located inside Whiteman Park. To enter Whiteman Park, please use either Lord Street entrance or Beechboro Road entrance. Free parking is available in Whiteman Park. http://www.cavershamwildlife.com.au

     

    Mundaring Weir Hotel - Set amid bush surroundings, close to Lake C. Y. O’Connor, and about 15 minutes drive from Southglen. http://www.mundaringweirhotel.com.au

     

    The Bibbulmun Track - One of the world's great, long distance walk trails, stretching from the Perth hills, near Kalamunda, to the south coast at Albany. http://www.bibbulmuntrack.org.au

     

    John Forrest National Park - John Forrest National Park is one of Australia's oldest conservation areas and Western Australia's first national park. Located in the Perth Hills in Glen Forrest/Hovea, the park offers excellent bush walking, mountain biking, scenic drives and rock pools ideal for swimming. http://www.westernaustralia.com/au/Attraction/John_Forrest_National_Park/9010356

     

    Forest Heritage Centre, Dwellingup - A magnificent leaf shaped building amongst a Jarrah forest setting and exciting rammed earth, in the Southwest town of Dwellingup. http://www.forestheritagecentre.com.au

     

    Taxi fare from Perth Airport to Southglen, is approximately AUD $60.00

    Local restaurants