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Geraldton Food Trail

Urban Walk

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2WD
inCoral Coast
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Cervantes to Geraldton, Coral Bay to Exmouth, Kalbarri & Surrounds, Shark Bay to Gnaraloo

  • Half day
  • 4.8 km

Geraldton boasts a terrific food and drink scene. Fresh and unique produce are at the doorsteps of Geraldton’s happening eateries.
You’ll be spoiled for choice with excellent establishments serving up their unique take on the local offering. From traditional Italian to Western Rock Lobster from the Abrolhos islands off the Geraldton coast to quirky cafes, wine bars and family friendly dining; exceptional produce converges with great service and Geraldton lifestyle vibes.

Museum of Geraldton
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Museum of Geraldton, 2 Museum Place, Geraldton which is 415km (4 h 34 min) north of Perth.

Overlooking the Indian Ocean, the Museum of Geraldton celebrates the rich heritage of the land, sea and people of the Mid West region.

Discover ancient landforms, Yamaji history and culture, and the region’s unique natural landscapes and marine environment.

The archaeological riches from four Dutch shipwrecks - Batavia, Gilt Dragon, Zuytdorp, and Zeewijk, are revealed in the Shipwrecks Gallery. Visitors can join a guided highlights tour available daily at 11.30am.

Witness the wrecks of HMAS Sydney (II) and HSK Kormoran
as they currently lie, 2,500 metres deep on the ocean floor,
in From Great Depths, a moving exhibit and 3D film.

The Museum’s shop has a great range of souvenirs, gifts and educational items suited to all ages and interests.

2 Museum Place,
Batavia Coast Marina, Geraldton
(08) 9431 8393
http://museum.wa.gov.au/museums/museum-of-geraldton

Geraldton’s best waterfront dining experience.
Enjoy stunning vistas of the Batavia Marina at Skeetas Restaurant. As a local family-owned and run restaurant, Skeetas has had the pleasure of serving fresh local seafood including Western Rock Lobster and trending cuisines for more than 27 years. Enjoy breakfast, lunch, dinner and all the in-betweens. Open all day every day.

Special offer: Complimentary beer, wine or soft drink with the purchase of a meal - max 2 people.

Find us:
3/219 Foreshore Dr, Marina Precinct, Geraldton.
Open daily 6:30am–9:30pm. skeetas.com.au
(08) 9964 1619

Innovative food and great coffee.

Fresh seasonal food and great coffee in a charming vintage setting. Enjoy a hearty breakfast, delicious lunch or homemade coffee and cake in our cozy restaurant or lush garden.

Also open for intimate dinners on Friday and Saturday nights.

Find us:
35 Marine Tce, Geraldton
Mon–Fri 7:00am–4:00pm
Fri & Sat nights 6:00pm– 11:00pm
Facebook: @saltdish
(08) 9964 6030

Tapas bar and restaurant

Cutler & Smith is the perfect venue for a great night out. With a large selection of tapas and share plates, as well as an extensive bar with craft beers, cocktails, and hand selected wines to enjoy in our relaxed setting.

Find us
41 Chapman Rd, Geraldton
Wed–Thurs 4:00pm–late
Fri–Sat 12:00pm–late
Sun 2:00pm–late cutlerandsmith.com.au
08 9921 8925

Beachside artisan doughnuts.

Hand crafted artisan doughnuts rolled by hand daily on the stunning Geraldton foreshore!

Choose from an amazing variety of gourmet doughnut flavours, or get stuck into one of our delicious fresh sandwiches and a barista made coffee.

Find us:
26 Foreshore Dr, Geraldton
Tue–Fri 7:30am–3:00pm
Sat & Sun 9:00am–3:00pm Facebook: @BeachedBarrel

Situated in the bustling West End,
Piper Lane Café offers a wide range of dietary requirements for Breakfast, Lunch or sweet options. Dine in our beautiful laneway garden or relax inside dining options. Add a drop of bubbles, wine, beer or a cocktail with your meal is also available.

Find us:
166 Marine Tce, Geraldton
Mon–Sat 7:30am–3:00pm
Sun 7:30am–1:00pm piperlanecafe.com.au
(08) 9921 5525

Hand made with passion.
L’Italiano specialises in creating premium freshly hand stretched pizza and delicious pasta dishes with a dedication and passion that you can taste.
Our eatery near the foreshore takes pride in everything made in our restaurant no matter if it’s our pasta dishes, crispy pizzas or our homemade artisan gelato.

Find us:
Cnr Fitzgerald St & Foreshore Dr, Geraldton
Tue–Sun 5:00pm–late litalianorestaurant.com
(08) 9964 9291

Flow Café creates breakfast and lunch 7 days. We serve Organic coffee and cold pressed juices. Vegan, vegetarian and grass fed meats, we also offer many gluten and dairy free options.
Our menu is beautiful, fresh and created with only the freshest most local ingredients possible.

Find us:
46 Gregory St, Geraldton
Mon–Fri 7:00am–3:00pm
Sat & Sun 7:00am–12:00pm flowcafe.co
(08) 9922 0123

The Museum tells the story of Monsignor John Hawes as priest and Architect through interpretive panels, audio-visual presentations and artefacts. Come and learn about the extraordinary man behind the buildings! After visiting the Museum, you can book a guided tour through St Francis Xavier Cathedral. During September, the wildflower season in the Mid West, tours every day at 2:30pm, except Friday when its at 4:00pm.
https://www.monsignorhawes.com.au/

Drop in for a seriously great feed

Bite’Z is a locally owned burger bar & grill and we take great pride in our food. We source only the freshest produce, pour the coldest drinks and offer service with a smile. Bite’Z offers a relaxed and easy- going atmosphere for families, business meets or casual catch-ups with friends.

Special offer
20% off any meal purchase (offer not available on specials or bar purchases).

Find us
79 Durlacher St, Geraldton
Mon 5:00pm–late
Tue–Sat 11:00am–late
Closed Sunday
bitez.com.au
08 9964 4095

Housed in the heritage listed, turn of the century Town Hall building, the Geraldton Regional Art Gallery opened in 1984 as Western Australia's first regional A-Class venue. The Gallery is the City of Greater Geraldton's principal arts institution, serving arts and culture to the Midwest region's residents and tourists. GRAG also houses the City of Greater Geraldton's Art Collection.

P (08) 9956 6750
E artgallery@cgg.wa.gov.au
24 Chapman Road,
Geraldton
https://artgallery.cgg.wa.gov.au
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As the old saying goes “When in Geraldton, do as the locals do”: relax, eat, drink, explore, repeat. All within strolling distance in the stunning CBD, this food trail delivers it all. Stay another day to experience all of Geraldton’s best eateries.

These family owned and run restaurants and cafes put their soul into their dining experiences. Each express their taste of the bountiful land, sea and relaxed Geraldton atmosphere.

Enjoy a peaceful stroll along the Esplanade, taking in the sea-lions or watch the ships come and go. Wander the length of the Foreshore, stopping in at the WA Museum – Geraldton to learn about the history of the region including the story of the Batavia Shipwreck. Cool off with the kids with some fun in the water park, or shoot some hoops in the rage cage at the Youth Precinct.

Remember those that lost their lives in WWII at the stunning HMAS Sydney II Memorial or learn how the convicts built some of the key buildings at the Old Geraldton Gaol. Why not head to the Geraldton Fisherman’s Cooperative to find out about the Crayfish industry and the importance of the Abrolhos Islands to the region.

Shop till you drop with some amazing boutiques and maybe purchase that Abrolhos pearl for that someone special, or call into Yamaji Art for some cultural artwork to take home as a memory of your visit to Geraldton.

Geraldton Visitor Centre

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Time / Duration

Half day to a full day

Length

4.8km

What To Pack

Group A (Urban trails or short trails near facilities) required.

Trail Start

Museum of Geraldton, 2 Museum Place, Geraldton which is 415km (4 h 34 min) north of Perth.

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Facilities

Facilities will differ at each establishment.
  • BBQ Facilities
  • Cafe
  • Car Park
  • Interpretive Centre
  • Kiosk
  • Picnic Area
  • Public Toilet
  • Shop
  • Visitor Information Centre

Best time of year

Any time of year

Trail Access

Drive, Bus or Fly to Geraldton 415km north of Perth

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