30+ ideas for Christmas Shopping locally

Here’s 30+ ideas for shopping locally in the suburbs surrounding and nearby Beaufort Street this Christmas – go local!

Clothes for a cause

When you buy a new or used designer label from Designer 2 in Maylands you can rest assured your money is going to a good cause, with all proceeds funding the work of Citizen Advocacy Eastern Suburbs.

How to spend a lazy day in Maylands

If you find yourself with a spare few hours, think about spending it in Maylands. There’s a myriad of funky independent retailers and quality cafes to lose yourself in, all within 100m or so from the train station. Here’s my guide to them.

Mrs. S a deserved Maylands favourite

Mrs S. in Maylands is a long time favourite of locals and visitors alike. With a fabulous selection of freshly baked cakes and treats as well as great all day breakfast and lunch options it’s deservedly popular. Visit mid-week if you want to avoid waiting for a table.

Where to find a local Vet

Looking for a Vet in Mount Lawley, Inglewood, Bedford, Bayswater, Maylands or Dianella? Here’s a list of local centres as well as details of those providing home visits or after hours emergency veterinary services.

A new butcher for Maylands: Hampshire on Eighth

Maylands Butcher Hampshire on Eighth is another great addition to the popular and vibrant shopping and cafe precinct. With its focus on exceptional, free-range meats from smallholder WA farmers, including owner Belinda Wood’s own farm in Manjumup, its a butchers with a difference.

Ace Pizza, Swallow Bar & Five Bar make Top 10

Ace Pizza in Highgate, Swallow Bar in Maylands and Five Bar in Mt Lawley have all been named as one of Perth’s Top 10 budget restaurants by The Guardian writer Max Brearley.

Maylands Hawkers Market opens!

The Maylands Hawkers Market have started! It pops up every Saturday from September to April from 4:30pm to 8:00pm at The Rise (Eighth Avenue) in Maylands. Think mobile food court with lots of vans and stalls offering a variety of hot foods through to desserts and coffee. A must do for a Spring or Summer Saturday evening.

Sherbet Cafe & Bake Shop

Sherbert Cafe & Bake Shop in Maylands is a must do for cake and coffee lovers alike. Here’s a recent review by the lovely Michelle of foodie cravings.

Out & about in Winter

Tired of being cooped up indoors? If you live in or near Inglewood, Mt Lawley, North Perth, Maylands or Bayswater you might like to try these ways of warming up on a Winter’s day.