Mandoon Estate, one of Perth’s premier boutique wineries in the Swan Valley, has officially launched its new accommodation offering, The Colony. The new site offers 32 luxury rooms and suites, all with alfresco areas looking out to the Swan River on one side, and the historic Verdelho vines planted in 1895 on the other. Room rates start at $235 and being only 10 minutes from the airport, is an ideal location for visitors to experience the Swan Valley. Australian musician Deborah Conway will perform at the property on February 25, with the Colony offering accommodation packages from $524 for two people, which includes a three course dinner, reserved seating for the concert, an overnight stay and breakfast at the Homestead Brewery. The Swan Valley is WA’s oldest wine region, and is located an easy 25-minute drive from Perth city.
Hot new bar openings in Perth
Perth’s bar scene continues to grow with the recent opening of two exciting new venues.
Market Grounds, located in the new Kings Square in Perth’s CBD, is a modern inner city pub that pays homage to its historical roots as a market place. The double storey pub will be the first link between the CBD and Northbridge in more than 100 years.
Henry Summer has opened the doors to its secret garden of delights in Perth’s cultural hub of Northbridge. An urban cocktail and wine bar, it offers five bars and multiple rooms for drinking, dining and functions and is the latest offering from Clint Nolan who is behind several of Perth’s other venues including La Cholita, Pleased to Meet You, Sneaky Tony’s and Joe’s Juice Joint.