Cafes, Restaurants and Dining in Perth, Western Australia.

Buy Local this Festive Season

Buy Local this Festive Season

Dec 19, 2018

We all know that the festive period is a time for the quintessential Aussie seafood feast, from saucy scallops sizzling away on the BBQ to fresh cold home-grown prawn cocktails and meaty fish flesh, such as bronze whaler, simmering on the stove. As the days melt away and as Christmas rapidly approaches,...

WA Fishing Industry Alarmed by Government Intervention

WA Fishing Industry Alarmed by Government Intervention

Dec 19, 2018

The WA Fishing Industry Council (WAFIC) has requested urgent talks with the State Government following the announcement of changes to the management arrangements for the Western Rock Lobster (WRL) fishery. WAFIC Chair, Dr Ron Edwards, said “there were significant implications for the entire Western...

New Chair of WAFIC

New Chair of WAFIC

Dec 5, 2018

Dr Ron Edwards has been appointed as Chair of a new look Western Australian Fishing Industry Council (WAFIC) Board by members. Dr Edwards, a former Labor WA Federal Member of Parliament, joins WAFIC with a wealth of experience having held roles on multiple commercial fishing related and other boards...

Local Grapes are the Greatest

Local Grapes are the Greatest

Dec 5, 2018

The Gascoyne Food Council wants Perth consumers to be reminded that local, in-season produce is the best choice as Carnarvon grapes start hitting supermarket shelves. “December means local Grapes are now in season” said Gascoyne Food Council’s Executive Officer Doriana Mangili. “Buying local not...

WA Seafood Industry celebrates 50 years

WA Seafood Industry celebrates 50 years

Dec 5, 2018

2018 marks five decades of the Western Australian Fishing Industry Council (WAFIC). For 50 years, the council has been the clear focal point in representing the interests of Western Australia’s collected seafood industry. Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of WAFIC, John Harrison, said: “The WA Fishing...

Bravo Retailer Awards

Bravo Retailer Awards

Nov 28, 2018

Australian icon and Bravo™ Ambassador Sam Kerr  presented the Bravo™ Retail Champion awards on Wednesday 21 November at the Perth Markets. The Bravo™ Apple Retail Champion was awarded to Mario Gizzi (pictured) and the Woolworths Bravo™ Apple Retail Champion Perpetual Trophy was...

WA Rock Lobster on Menu for Locals

WA Rock Lobster on Menu for Locals

Nov 2, 2018

The Hon. Minister for Fisheries announced in October that the McGowan Government is extending the popular Local Lobster Program for a four-month period, to bring an extra 25,000 lobsters to dining tables in homes and restaurants throughout the State. Additional supplies of Western Australia’s prized...

Derby Barramundi Triumph

Derby Barramundi Triumph

Nov 2, 2018

After months of negotiations, an amenable solution to the resource sharing challenge in Derby has now been resolved. The Hon. Dave Kelly, Minister for Fisheries, announced the approval of a permanent commercial fishing closure for King Sound South with appropriate compensation to the commercial fishing...

Genuine farm freshness for Perth shoppers

Genuine farm freshness for Perth shoppers

Oct 24, 2018

A record 26 greengrocers across the Perth region are getting behind the Genuinely Southern Forests 2018 retail marketing campaign. Now in its third year, the campaign is continuing to bring the flavours of the Southern Forests into stores to inspire consumers with a schedule of delicious food demonstrations...

WA Fishing Industry Welcomes Government Support

WA Fishing Industry Welcomes Government Support

Dec 14, 2017

The WA Fishing Industry Council (WAFIC) welcomes the financial support of over $100 million, announced recently by the joint body representing State and Federal government Transport Ministers to aid the transition to the new national marine safety management system for domestic commercial vessels, including...

Go for Gold

Go for Gold

Nov 1, 2017

WA Abalone commercial fishery achieves gold sustainability standard. In a world first, the Western Australian Abalone commercial fishery has been certified by the gold standard Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) as a well- managed and sustainable fishery after a twelve-month rigorous independent...

PIRATE LIFE VOTED AUSTRALIA’S BEST CRAFT BREWERY

PIRATE LIFE VOTED AUSTRALIA’S BEST CRAFT BREWERY

Aug 31, 2017

The results of the 2017 Australian Craft Beer Survey have been released, revealing Pirate Life as the most popular craft brewery and underlining the importance of independence when it comes to drinkers’ beer selection. Created by craft beer retailer Beer Cartel, it is the most comprehensive, publicly...

Russell Buyout of Western Meat Packers Abattoir

Russell Buyout of Western Meat Packers Abattoir

Aug 16, 2017

Rod and Shana Russell have completed a buyout of Russell and Lee family members in Western Meat Packers Group’s Margaret River abattoir, meaning the couple now have 100 per cent ownership of all assets of Western Meat Packers Group, which employs 360 people and has an annual turnover of about $150...

Sublime Spices wins again

Sublime Spices wins again

Jun 15, 2016

The 2016 Mr Chilli Awards judging panel of top culinary experts honoured Sublime Spices with a 1st Place for Curried Chilli, 2nd Place for Sweet Spiced Chilli & 3rd Place for Spiced Chilli in the Curry Category. Satay Category won Sublime Spices a 2nd Place with a review stating “ a HUGE CHILLI taste...

WA’S WINNING HOSPITALITY BUSINESS SUPPLIERS

WA’S WINNING HOSPITALITY BUSINESS SUPPLIERS

May 11, 2016

The winners of the Australian Hotels Association WA Hospitality Supplier Awards have been announced. These awards recognise excellent product and service suppliers in the Western Australian hospitality industry. Australian Hotels Association (WA) CEO, Bradley Woods, said “The WA Hospitality Supplier...

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