Food, glorious food, fresh and abundant, grown and prepared locally awaits the traveller with a penchant for experiencing the region from the ground up.
Atherton Tablelands’ farmers and processors take great pride in the quality of their produce and products, making the Food Trail a must do for anyone serious about sampling the best the region has to offer.
Start: Mossman – Mareeba
Duration: 2 – 4 days
A unique Australian Farm Gate experience offers an educational journey covering everything you ever wanted to know about Australian origin cocoa and a working sugarcane farm, Australian grown Vanilla and a Koala Food Tree Plantation.
Location: 333 Miallo Bamboo Creek Road, Miallo (via Mossman)
Jaques Coffee resturant is situated at the centre of the Coffee Plantation and is furnished with 85,000 Arabica Coffee trees on rich soils, boasting a smooth and vibrant flavour unique only to our remarkable location.
Location: 137 Leotta Road, Mareeba
Step into an extraordinary world of gourmet bliss at the Coffee Works in Mareeba – the one place that you can indulge and enjoy the world’s finest flavours of coffee, tea, liqueur and chocolate.
Location: 136 Mason Street, Mareeba
Skybury Cafe & Roastery is open Monday to Friday from 9am to 4pm* (Closed on weekends). From the fabulous produce of the Atherton Tablelands hinterland, the café serves light lunches, hot and cold drinks including coffee and tea, iced drinks, smoothies and soft drinks as well as selection of cakes.
Location: 136 Ivicevic Road, Paddy’s Green, Mareeba
Nestled within a beautiful banana plantation, Mt Uncle Distillery produces a range of award winning premium spirits and liqueurs . These include a gold rum, vodka, botanical gin and a single malt whiskey……. not to mention the world’s first marshmallow liqueur!
Location: 1819 Chewko Road, Walkamin
Gallo Dairyland is a fully functional dairy farm that is now producing a range of gourmet dairy products and hand crafted chocolates. The licensed Café offers a wholesome menu featuring a range of fresh farm produce prepared daily.
Location: Atherton-Malanda Road, Atherton
Journey with the growers into Rainforest Hearts 435 acre secluded valley to experience a sustainable tropical bushfood orchard and cellar door on the edge of the World Heritage listed ‘Wet tropics’ at Mungalli.
Location: 611 Brooks Road, Millaa Millaa
Mungalli Creek’s Milk, Gourmet Greek Style and Natural Set Yoghurts, and Soft Cheeses are created with the upmost care on our farm in the pristine surrounds of North Queensland’s World Heritage Rainforests.
Location: 254 Brooks Road, Millaa Millaa