Enjoy Carnamah's country hospitality

One L of a Good Feed

Our delightful local cafe is located at 11 Macpherson Street, inside a former church next to Henry Parkin Gardens. It's a beautiful spot to sit down for breakfast, lunch or grab something to take-away. Selling a range of meals, snacks, cakes, barista coffee, tea and cold beverages - everything from soft drink through to wine and beer  Map

Open from 8:30am to 2pm Wednesdays to Sundays (closed Mondays + Tuesdays) with an extended hours to 3pm during wildflower season.

Check them out on Facebook for special events and evening openings.


You can get your caffeine fix with a barista coffee from the Bush Basket, within the Carnamah Post Office at 12 Macpherson Street in Carnamah. The Bush Basket also stocks a wide range of homewares and exclusive gifts. Open from 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday  |  Map

You can discover more about the history of this building in the Carnamah Historical Society's Post Office virtual exhibition at www.carnamah.com.au/post-office 

Evening Meals

The Carnamah Hotel is located at 22 Macpherson Street. The hotel's bar opens daily at 5pm and they serve a range of evening meals to their bar or dining room from 6pm.  No bookings required. You can also purchase takeaway alcohol from the hotel  |  Map

The hotel was built in 1923 as a one-level building with the second storey added seven years later. Alongside the hotel is motel accommodation, which can be booked by telephoning Mick or Narelle on (08) 9951 1023 or 0437 396 526.

Takeaway Food

The Carnamah Community Roadhouse (BP Petrol Station) is located on Yarra Street across the road from IGA. They sell ice and a range of takeaway food including pies, chips and burgers  |  Map

The roadhouse is open daily from 7am to 7pm, however you can fill up your vehicle with petrol or diesel 24/7 using a debit or credit card. If you want to phone ahead a food order, you can call them on (08) 9951 1178.

Ice Cream!

Wallace's News & Drapery at 2 Macpherson Street (on the corner of Macpherson and Yarra streets) sell a range of ice-creams by the scoop! They'll also have you sorted for newspapers, magazines, Lotto, stationary, souvenirs, craft/sewing supplies, clothing, greeting cards, wrapping paper, and LP gas  |  Map

Open Monday to Friday from 9am to 5pm and on Saturdays from 8am to 11:30am. For more info, check them out on Facebook.

Friday Night Meals

The Carnamah Bowling Club is located on Niven Crescent and its friendly licensed bar opens daily from 5pm  |  Map

They serve cheap home-cooked meals on Friday evenings from 6:30pm (except during January). The menu for the week's meal is put up near the front door of the Post Office at 12 Macpherson Street a day or two beforehand.

Supermarket + Liquor

Supermarket, liquor store and seller of hot pies, pasties and sausage rolls. Foodworks is located at 6 Yarra Street and is open from 8am to 5:30pm Monday to Friday and on Saturday mornings from 8am to midday  |  Map

If you need something from a supermarket on a Sunday, the IGA at 92 Railway Road in Three Springs is open from 8am to 10am on Sunday mornings. Three Springs is 23 kilometres north of Carnamah on Midlands Road  |  Map

Coorow Hotel

If you're up for a short drive, we also recommend a satisfying meal at the Coorow Hotel,  located at 4 Main Street in Coorow (27 kilometres south of Carnamah on Midlands Road). The hotel is open daily from 5pm.

You can usually walk-in and grab a table or you can reserve a spot by calling (08) 9952 1023. For more, check them out on Facebook, Instagram or their website at www.coorowhotel.com