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Peninsula Farm

Johnson Road, Maylands, Bayswater, Western Australia 6051, Australia
+61 8 9272 2630
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good place for Hi-Tea

Peninsula Farm not far from where we stay. A Tea Gardens, is a farmers cottage over-looking the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
An interesting littlle museum

This little museum is a fascinating old house built around the 1830s, and is apparently the oldest... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2017
Perth, Australia
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Due to unforeseen circumstances Peninsula Farm will be closed on Saturday 13th , Friday 19th and Saturday 27th May. If you are interested in volunteering opportunities please contact the National Trust. With your help we may be able to open more often. Closed July As the site of one of the first farms in the colony and the earliest residence still standing in the metropolitan area, Peninsula Farm (Tranby) offers a unique opportunity to explore the first years of European settlement in Western Australia.
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Hours Today: Closed
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Johnson Road, Maylands, Bayswater, Western Australia 6051, Australia
+61 8 9272 2630
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Peninsula Farm not far from where we stay. A Tea Gardens, is a farmers cottage over-looking the Swan River, much patronized. The food is gorgeous! Many varieties from sweets to savoury. The scones is to die for.

Thank ash92
Reviewed 19 May 2017

This little museum is a fascinating old house built around the 1830s, and is apparently the oldest residential building in Perth. It's not very big, so doesn't take too long to look through the entire place, but it's a fascinating window into what life must...More

Thank ptd16
nationaltrustwa, Owner at Peninsula Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

It is a modest place; glad you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 24 April 2017

This house, built in 1839, is located next to the Swan River. It is called Tranby House, as this was the name of the ship the Hardey family came to Western Australia on. It was built by the Hardey family, who were influential members of...More

Thank Kiwibird248
Reviewed 21 February 2017

We came here years ago and little has changed since then. We had coffee and cakes for morning tea, lovely cakes but a little expensive. However the views, altmosphere and company more than made up for it. We would like to try lunch there one...More

Thank Mersey_traveller848
Reviewed 12 November 2016

I went I visit Tranby House because I heard it is the oldest house in the metropolitan area, built in 1839. The house is well preserved, with period furniture. Informative guides. Beautiful riverside location with Peninsula Tea Garden next door. Amazing high teas on the...More

Thank JQJ122
Reviewed 10 November 2016

A beautiful spot by the river with good coffee and great light lunches and devonshire./high teas. They do fab gluten free scones too! Staff are lovely

Thank melovecookie
Reviewed 16 September 2016

It's well worth a trip out to Tranby Farm homestead, the food and service is good whether its for lunch, fine dining or simply afternoon tea you won't be disappointed. Watch the boats go by on the river or explore the history of the homestead.

Thank Worldly2013
Reviewed 23 July 2016

The Peninsula Farm is, in the terms in which things are measured in Western Australia (WA), very old. Tranby is not a castle or even a very grand house, but it is interesting. Maylands, where the ,Old Farm is located, is an inner city suburb...More

Thank Jeffry B
Reviewed 25 May 2016

I caught up with a friend for morning tea here, even though they were very busy the service was prompt and the staff were lovely. It was great to see they had gluten free options available too!!

Thank Mel B
Reviewed 9 March 2016

Tranby is the oldest brick residence in the inner area of the city Perth. Maylands is an old suburb, much of it was once part of the Trfanby farm. The building is now open for inspection and is furnished with period items. Tranby is a...More

Thank Jeffry B
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