With the festive season now upon us, we would like to extend our warmest wishes to all our members, residents and of course our valued visitors.
Although some of our great attractions may have varied hours over this festive period there is still much to see and do - so safe travels and happy adventures! We hope to see you out and about in our inspiring Perth Hills region.
Take advantage of our boutique shops and venues to get in some last-minute Christmas shopping, grab a gift voucher or score a day out and enjoy our hospitality and produce!
Below are a few adjusted opening hours of some our great venues and attractions.
Aldersyde Estate CLOSED: 25 December 2017 to 1 April 2018
Ashley Estate OPEN: 23 & 24 December 2017 CLOSED: 30 & 31 December 2017, 1 January 2018
Artisan Market Next Markets: 6 January 2018
Brookside Vineyard & The Vineyard Kitchen Restaurant CLOSED: 24 December 2017 to 12 January 2018
Camel Farm OPEN: every Thursday - Sunday
Carldenn Homestead Wines OPEN: open weekends as usual plus New Year's Day
Core Cider House OPEN: open 7 days a week during school holidays | Booking for New Year’s eve CLOSED: Christmas Day
Cosham Wines OPEN: 24 December 2017 CLOSED: 31 December 2017
Due Jolly CLOSED: 23, 24, 30, 31 December 2017
Fairbrossen CLOSED: 17 December 2017 to 19 January 2018
Farmers Market Next Marketa: (24 December 2017) Christmas Eve and (31 December 2017)New Year's Eve
History Village CLOSED: 21 December 2017 to 1 January 2018
Hainault Vineyard & Café CLOSED: 24 December 2017to 4 January 2018
Kalamunda Modern CLOSED: 17 December 2017 to end January 2018
Kalamunda Water Park CLOSED: Christmas Day
Kanyana Wildlife Tours running as normal
Lawnbrook Estate/The Packing Shed @ Lawnbrook CLOSED: 23 December 2017 (after breakfast service) to 18 January 2018
La Fattoria Perth Hills CLOSED: 25 December 2017 to 4 January 2018
Masonmill Gardens CLOSED: Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day
Myattsfield Vineyard & Winery CLOSED: 25 December 2017 to 11 January 2018
Night Market Next Market: 19 January 2018
Patsy Durack's Rose Gardens CLOSED: 24 December 2017 to beginning of March 2018
Perth Observatory CLOSED: Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day
Rock and Roll Mountain Biking OPEN: New Year's Day by appointment only CLOSED: Christmas Day and Boxing Day
Stirk Cottage CLOSED: 17 December 2017 to 21 January 2018
Zanthorrea Nursery CLOSED: Christmas Day
Zig Zag Gallery CLOSED: Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day
NOTE: Please ensure you check venues for any further updates that may occur.
Come get your produce ready for the Christmas and New Year celebrations direct from the producers! The Perth Hills offer a variety of fruit and vegetable direct - the kids can even help by picking it themselves! Come discover from the variety either from our markets or directly from the orchards. Check out where you can purchase the local produce here.
For those wanting to keep active, or burn some of those Christmas calories, why not explore our region! See what to do outdoors here
Please remember, do your research and check the area you want to experience or explore and ensure it is safe to do so. With summer now here, there are bound to be high temperatures and dry fuels - there is always the potential for fire! Check DFES Emergency site for any incidents: https://www.emergency.wa.gov.au/
Be responsible and prepared when doing any walk / cycle - ensure you have appropriate clothing, footwear and water for the journey.
Although some trails are mapped, the environment and paths can change over time depending on conditions and time of year, please ensure you stay alert to your surroundings.
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On behalf of Experience Perth Hills, we wish you a very Merry Christmas and a safe and prosperous New Year