Cafes and Eateries

Malanda cafe

The Original Malanda Cafe

Only a short walk from the caravan park, the Original Cafe has a huge variety of food to chose from. Open daily with take away available.

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Dairy Centre

Dairy Centre Malanda- Enjoy a bite to eat before heading out the back to the museum. The museum is tastefully decorated with stories of local families from the past to the present. There is even an old train carriage for you to sit in and reminisce about the years gone by.


Frond Cafe & Art Gallery

Frond Café & Art Gallery (Lake Eacham) – Enjoy a home-cooked meal while listening to the native birds in their natural environment. Many creative locals display their artwork and hand-made crafts in the gallery for everyone to admire and purchase.



Enjoy a bite to eat whilst taking in the amazing views of nearby farmlands. Altitude is situated between Malanda and Yungaburra on the Gillies Hwy.


Rumours Diner

Rumours Diner (Millaa Millaa)- Grab an old-fashioned milkshake and wander around the gift shop, there is something for everyone at Rumours. A small pump track and new playground equipment is located across the road to entertain the children.

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Petals and Pinecones

Petals and Pinecones- Kick back in comfy vintage chairs and enjoy one of the many items on the menu. Funky milkshakes overflowing with cream, ice cream, lollies and toppings are what they are known for. There is something for everyone to enjoy here and there is plenty to look at, the place has been decorated with eclectic style.

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Mad Hatterz Cafe

Mad Hatters Café (Yungaburra)- A café full of fun! Enjoy one of their delicious meals in a wacky, but fun setting.


Lake Barrine Teahouse

Lake Barrine- Enjoy a Devonshire tea from the verandah of this historical home before taking an informative boat ride on the lake. Birdlife in abundance, the most relaxing way to spend a lunchtime.

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Coffee and Clay

Coffee and Clay (Yungaburra)- There is nothing more relaxing than enjoying a coffee or meal while the children are entertained! Grab a piece of pottery and some paints and let the kids get creative. This is a really pleasurable activity to share as a family.

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The Closet Hippy

The Closet Hippy has a healthy range of food options to chose from, specialising in vegan and dairy-free products. The shop is packed full of wholistic gifts to tantilise your soul.

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Pizza on James

Create your own flavour or choose from the old time classics. Dine in and take away available.