DAYBORO: "Dayboro Cottage", 27 Williams St, Dayboro  Q 4521.  Ph 3425 2032. Open 7 days 10am-3pm.
Email  P.O. Box 143, Dayboro  Q  4521. Web site

SAMFORD: "The Slab Hut Gallery", John Scott Park, Cnr Station & Main Sts, Samford 4520. Ph 3289 3113. Open 7 days 10-4.(except Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year's Day, Good Friday & Anzac Day.)

STRATHPINE: "Daisy Cottage", Cnr South Pine & Gympie Rds, Strathpine 4500. Ph 3205 4793. Open 7 days 9am-4pm, Email


DINING OUT & WINERIES (including function centres & catering)

Birches Café Restaurant, 1350 Mt Mee Road, Mt Mee, Ph 5498 2244. Open Wed-Fri from 10am Lunch & Dinner; Sat from 9am Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner; Sun from 8.30am Breakfast & Lunch. Closed Mon & Tues & Sun night. Open fireplace and magnificent views. Bookings for dinner essential. Catering for weddings and functions. Web site:

Crown Hotel, McKenzie St, Dayboro, Ph 3425 1101. Lunch Tues - Sat 12noon-2pm, Sun 11.30am-2.15pm; Dinner Thurs to Sat from 6pm to 8pm. Lunch for bus groups by arrangement.

Dayboro Bakery, Williams Street, Dayboro, Ph 3425 1377. WHEELCHAIR ACCESS AT REAR. Open 7 days 5am-5pm for award winning meat pies,pastries, cakes, sandwiches, salad rolls, coffee and cold drinks.  Dine on the wide verandah. Bus groups welcome.

Dayboro Bowls Club, Bradley Street, Dayboro, Ph 3425 1374. Friday night meals 6-8pm fortnightly.

Dayboro Café, Williams Street, Dayboro, Ph 3425 2662. Burgers, fish & chips, sandwiches, rolls & salads. Gluten Free options. Hot and cold drinks, ice-cream. Tue-Wed 8am-7pm, Thurs-Fri 8am-7.30pm, Sat 11am-7.30pm, Sun 11am-7pm. Closed Monday. .On Facebook.

Dayboro Junior Rugby League Club, Don Kerr Memorial Drive off McKenzie Street, Dayboro Ph 3425 1560. Friday night meals 6-8pm fortnightly. Alternate Fridays to Dayboro Bowls Club.

Glengariff (Historic) Estate, 3234 Mt Mee Road, King Scrub, Ph 3425 1299.  Fabulous Dayboro Valley views, Function centre specialising in weddings.Web site:

Grate Life Café, 38 Williams St,(Old Butter Factory), Dayboro. Ph 3425 2721. Salads & daily changing menu, cakes, vegan and gluten free options. Smoothies, juices, coffee. Open Wed - Mon 7.30am-3.30pm. Closed Tuesday. On Facebook.

Johnny 's Pizza Place, 13 Williams Street, Dayboro. Ph: 3425 2208. Open Tues-Wed 4.30pm-7.30pm, Thurs-Sat 4.30pm- 8pm, Sun 4.30pm-7.30pm. Closed Monday. On Facebook

Mill Creek Café, 12 Williams Street, Dayboro. Ph: 3425 1825.  Open daily for breakfast and lunch 6.30am-4pm.  All day breakfast available.  Dinner Thurs-Sun 5pm-8pm.  A rustic, artisan café.

Ocean View Estates Winery & Restaurant, 2557 Mt Mee Road, Ocean View, Ph 3425 3900. Function venue, a la carte restaurant and cellar door.  Restaurant open Wed 10am-3pm, Thur 10am-9pm, Fri-Sat 10am-late, Sun 8.30am-5pm. Cellar Door open Wed 10am-3pm, Thurs-Sun 10am-5pm. Closed Mon & Tues Website:

Pitstop Café, 2070a Mt. Mee Road, Ocean View. Ph: 3425 3652 Half way between Dayboro and Woodford. Great Coffee, great views. Light refreshments. Motorcycle friendly. Open Wed-Thurs 10am-2pm, Fri 10am-3pm; Sat/Sun 8am-4pm. Closed Mon-Tues. Will open at other times for group bookings over 30. On Facebook.

Post & Rail Café-Bar-Restaurant, 30 Williams Street, Dayboro Ph: 3425 1510. Open Mon-Wed 7am-8pm, Thurs 7am-6pm, Fri 7am-8pm, Sat 8am-8pm.  Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.  Chinese food available.  Closed Sunday

Rendezvous at Dayboro, Shop 2 Cnr Williams/McKenzie Sts, Dayboro, Ph 3425 1353.  The readers' teahouse: cafe, gifts, books, high teas by appointment, special orders for books.  Small bus groups by arrangement. Open 8am-4.30pm 7 days.

Terah's Alfresco Café & Restaurant, 1 Heathwood St, Dayboro, Ph 3425 1373.  Fully licensed, Lunch and dinner specials. Functions and bus groups catered.  Seating for 40.  Wheelchair access.  Open Wed-Fri 11am-2pm Lunch, 5pm-8pm Dinner; Sat 9am-2pm Brunch, 5pm-8pm Dinner; Sun 8am-2pm Breakfast-Lunch  Closed Mon-Tues. On Facebook.

Tiffany's Tea Room, Mt. Mee Country Inn B & B, 239 Robinson Road, Mt. Mee, Ph 5498 2364, Email:, Website:  Breakfast at Tiffany's, Devonshire/Cream Tea (Elevenses), Afternoon/High Tea, Evening meal 2nd Saturday of each month.  Bookings essential.  Private functions by arrangement.  Open Sat-Sun 8am-2pm. (Serving Breakfast 8am-10am).  Will open at other times for groups of 6 or more..


Brockhurst Farm Accommodation/Wedding Venue/Farm-Stay, 2250 Mt Mee Road, Ocean View, Ph Debbie 3425 3314,, web site Four fully self-contained cabins can accommodate in total 22 people. Brockhurst Farm is set on 22 acres of rolling hills, 1 hour NW from Brisbane and only 14kms from Dayboro. It is the perfect place for a romantic getaway; self-catered wedding venue/function for up to 80 people; farm stay activities for the family or hire the whole place for your family get-together. Children and well behaved dogs welcome. Special overnight rate for tradesmen during the week.

Blue Ridge Lavender Accommodation, 3336 Mt Mee Road, King Scrub, Ph 3425 1936., Web site: A beautifully restored Queenslander with 3 comfortable bedrooms, 2 with queen size beds and the third with 2 single beds, a fully equipped country kitchen, BBQ, lovely gardens and mountain views. Ideal for romantic getaways, wedding guests, brides preparing for the big day, girls' weekends and group bookings. Tradies welcome during the week.

Cabins @ The View, 89 Freds Road, Ocean View, Ph Jenni 3425 3221, Email:, Web site:  . A secluded luxurious retreat just 1 hour from Brisbane. There are 2 x one bedroom and 2 x two bedroom cabins set on 40 acres of beautiful undulating hills. All cabins have undercover parking and BBQ's and there are many places to sit and enjoy the magical surrounds or just relax in the large heated spa on the deck. Cabins include comfy beds, air-conditioning, wood fireplace, USB compatible TV with DVD, CD player, self-contained kitchen and large bathroom..

Dayboro Cottages & Llama Walks, 3229 Mt Mee Road, Dayboro, Ph 3425 2774., Web site: There are 5 cottages, each one beautifully appointed, privately located and fully self-contained. All have large comfortable beds, luxurious robes and slippers provided for your comfort, modern bathrooms, self-catering kitchen facilities, spacious living area, large screen LCD TV, DVD and CD player, laundry facilities, reverse cycle air conditioning, private balcony overlooking the beautiful Dayboro valley, outdoor table, gas BBQ and all BBQ utensils. Breakfast provisions available. 

Mt Mee Country Inn Bed & Breakfast, 239 Robinson Road, Mt. Mee, Ph: 5498 2364, Email:; Website: Olde world charm, comfortable accommodation and good old fashioned service.  A traditionally English styled B & B, with the English pub "The Victoria" with its own snooker room, fireside snug and beer garden;  3 large air-conditioned bedrooms with ensuite; bathrobe & toiletries, tea & coffee making facilities, bar fridge, TV; salt-water pool.  Breakfast served in "Tiffany's Tea Room" or gardens.  Evening meals are also available. 

"Oaklands" Guest House, Dayboro Road, Rush Creek. Hosts Mike & Ann. Book through "Oaklands" is the hosts' home and the cottage, which is the B&B, is part of it, set on 5 acres which is largely covered in woodland. The cottage is attached to the main house and was a dairyman's home (c.1904). It has been renovated and offers comfortable and entirely separate living. The 2 bedrooms are spacious, 1 with a queen bed and the other with 2 single beds. There is a separate living area with TV and kitchen facilities, a full bathroom and a second toilet in the laundry. Plenty of private verandah spaces. A comprehensive continental breakfast is included in the tariff.

Ocean View Estates Winery & Restaurant, 2557 Mt. Mee Road, Ocean View, Ph 3425 3900. Web site: Luxuriously furnished, beautiful self contained cottages overlooking the lake and vineyards - 1 x 1 bedroom, 1 x 2 bedroom & 1 x 5 bedroom. The 1 and 2 bedroom cottages have a spa on the verandah. The 5 bedroom cottage is situated just a stroll from the restaurant. It is Pet Friendly with a fully fenced yard for well behaved dogs. 5 queen bedrooms with 1 sofa bed in the living room - can sleep up to 12 people.

Peace of Mind, 2201 Mt Mee Road, Ocean View, Ph Georgina Dick on 3425 3193 / 0411 744 550,, Web site:  Western red cedar homestead designed for couples to escape and unwind, set on 50 acres overlooking the stunning D'Aguilar Range, only 1 hour's drive north-west of Brisbane. Peace of Mind offers a non-smoking environment, tastefully decorated and fully self contained with luxury bath, open fire, undercover parking and sumptuous breakfast provisions available.

Retreat at Ocean View, 2301 Mt. Mee Road, Ocean View, Ph Simon & Jenny Hill 0428 510 090, Web site: 4 bedroom house, sleeps up to 6 guests, children welcome, fully self contained, fireplace, outdoor seating area. Also a cottage with a double bedroom and separate living area complete with kitchenette. Breakfast baskets available.

Samford Lakes, 1387 Mt. Samson Road, Mt. Samson. Ph 0417 717 781, Email: Website: The accommodation consists of cottages and self-contained studios set in spacious environs. Cottages can sleep 2 to 8 people, studio 1 - 2 people. Facilities include an outdoor pool, outdoor entertainments area with BBQ and wood-fired pizza oven, full sized tennis court and more. The lake is located in the middle of the property and has a board walk that runs around it. Most rooms have stunning lake views.

Whispers Lakeside Cabins, 346 Margaret Road, Kurwongbah. Ph 3886 6623,, Website: Escape to the tranquility of whispering gums. Set on 15 acres of parkland beside Lake Kurwongbah, these 3 cabins have reverse cycle air conditioning, self-contained kitchens, king size bed, sunken double spa bath inside, TV/DVD and surround sound. Cosy fireplace and private deck includes a full size spa pool and BBQ. Covered car accommodation is situated at the rear of each cabin.

Worldsaway Retreat, 142 Zillman Road, Ocean View. Ph 0497 213 310,, Website: "Where people come for a blissful existence". Two eco-friendly, self-contained cabins plus 3 camp sites. Set on 40 acres of pristine land in the Moreton Bay hinterland at Ocean View overlooking the Glasshouse Mountains and Moreton Bay with views to Sunshine Coast. Cabins accommodate maximum of 6 people. There are 2 bedrooms that sleep 4 people plus additional 2 people on fold-out sofa; camping will accommodate caravan, campers or motorhome with 4WD.

There is other local accommodation available through

CAMPING & CARAVANS:  Short term stays at Dayboro Showground.  Dump Point.  Ph 0403 952 198 (Caretaker) for information and bookings. Dayboro Show Society: Web site:

Kallangur Motel, 1517 Anzac Avenue, Kallangur Ph: 3886 2366
Bald Hills Motel, 1969 Gympie Road, Bald Hills Ph: 3261 1618
D'Aguilar Hotel Motel, 2040 Wood Street, D'Aguilar Ph: 5496 4533
Brockhurst Farm (see above)
Blue Ridge Lavender Farm (see above)
Retreat at Ocean View (see above)

Brisbane Bus Lines Ph 3354 3633 Website:
Mt. Mee Transit Ph 5499 0003 Mob. 0404 575 158. Email:
Samford Shuttle Services Ph 0438 222 100



Bohemian De- 'cor, Shop 1/38 Williams Street, Dayboro (Old Butter Factory). Ph 0413 535 009. Open Wed-Mon 9.30am-4.30pm. Closed Tuesday. Antique and collectable items - furniture, kitchenware, hardware, original art, rare books, tools, old horse & farm gear. Mon Bouton De Rose - fine china, uranium glass, hat blocks, shabby chic. New work & repairs for horse &dog harnesses.

Butterfly Lane, 13 Williams Street, Dayboro, Ph: 0424 524 472. Email A cosy boutique that caters for young and old. Vintage clothing and accessories. New and pre-loved quality clothes, bric-a-brac etc., plants.   Closed Monday.  On Facebook

Dayboro Art Gallery, New gallery under construction cnr Mt Mee Road/Williams Street, Dayboro, Ph 0401 694 070, 3425 2000 or 3425 3449.   A wide range of arts and crafts for sale by local artists. Web site:

Dayboro Butchery, 11 Williams Street, Dayboro, Ph 3425 1055.  Famous for specialty handmade sausages and quality meats.  Open Mon-Fri 7am-6pm, Saturday 7am-2pm, Sunday 8am-3pm.

Dayboro District Historical Society, 27 Williams St, Dayboro, Ph 3425 2032 (Dayboro Cottage) or Ph 3425 1717 (Carmel Bond, President).  Open 7 days 10am-3pm. Local history displays, books, photographs etc. Also tourist information. Meetings 4th Thursday - 10.30am even numbered months (excl December) - 7.30pm odd numbered months. Web site:

Dayboro Garage (Puma), 36 Williams Street, Dayboro. Ph 3425 1325 Open Mon-Fri 5.30am-7pm; Sat-Sun & Public Holidays 6am-6pm

Dayboro Lolly Lovers, 4/38 Williams Street (Old Butter Factory), Dayboro Ph 0488 524 000 Sweets & gifts galore. Large variety of yesteryear and new lollies, children's toys & giftware. Open Tues-Fri 9am-4.30pm, Sat 9am-3pm., Sun 10am-2pm. Closed Monday. On Facebook

Dayboro Markets, Williams Street, Dayboro 1st Sunday of each month [excluding January] Ph Lexie 3425 2260

Dayboro Shed Antiques, 358 Mt Samson Road, Dayboro, Ph 3425 2479/0412 724 080.  Open Wed to Sun and Public Holidays from 10am-4pm. Antiques & collectables, specializing in Australian pottery & carnival glass. Furniture, kitchenalia, rural items, gardenalia & blokey gear. Furniture restoration & valuation services. Email:, Website:

Dayboro Swimming Pool, Cnr Mt Mee Road/Williams Street, Dayboro, Ph 3425 1463. .  Open Sep-Feb Mon-Fri 5.30am-7pm; Sat 5.30pm-6pm; Sun 9am-5pm. Public Holidays 9am-5pm.  Mar-May Mon-Fri 6am-12noon, 2pm-7.00pm, Sat 6am-12 noon, Sun 12noon-4pm, Public Holidays 9am-5pm. Lifeguard on duty at all times.  Heated pool in winter. Ideal venue for birthday parties.  Gym. Website: Closed Christmas Day, Good Friday and until 12noon Anzac Day.

Dayboro Tennis Club, next to swimming pool, bookings in advance on Ph 3425 2718. Email:

Dayboro Valley IGA, 1 Heathwood Street, Dayboro, Ph 3425 2718.  Open Mon-Sat 6.30am-8pm & Sun & Public Holidays 7am-7pm for general groceries & newsagency.

Dirty Hairy's Barber Saloon, 2/38 Williams Street (Old Butter Factory), Dayboro, Ph 0403 190 642 Mens & Boys Barber. Western theme. Open Mon 11am-7.30pm; Tues 9.30am-6.00pm; Wed 9am-1pm; Thurs 11am-7.30pm; Fri 9.30am-6.00pm; Sat 9am-1pm. Closed Sundays except for 1st Sunday of each month open 9am-1pm.

Entangle Living Art, Shop 6, 38 Williams Street, (Old Butter Factory) Dayboro.  Ph: 0449 533 620 Email: Website: Eco friendly indoor plants, artwork and homewares. Open: Wednesday-Monday 10am-4pm. Closed Tuesday. On Facebook.

Hay Cottage Arts & Crafts, 29 Williams Street, Dayboro. Ph 3425 1788. Email:; Website:  Open 7 days 10am-3pm. Community based Arts & Crafts Assn. selling handmade local arts and crafts, jams & pickles etc. Located in one of Pine Rivers' historic residences.

Henzell's Wedding Chapel, Henzell Road, Mt. Pleasant. Ph Lynette Henzell 3425 1246

Horse & Co. 20 McKenzie St, Dayboro, Ph 0424 677 393 Email:, Website: Your one stop horse shop. Open Mon-Fri 9am-5pm, Sat 9am-3pm, Sun 10am-3pm. On Facebook.

Lyell Deer Sanctuary, 6 Lyell Court, Mt Samson, Ph: Kerry 0411 485 156 Email:, Website:  Open weekends 10am-4pm.  Weekdays & holidays by appointment.  Hand feed the friendly deer, browse the gift shop or enjoy a cup of coffee or tea in the Café. 

Pitstop on Mt Mee, 2070a Mt. Mee Rd., Ocean View. Crafts and collectables. Bike, Car & Other Memorabilia on show. Open Wed-Thurs 10am-2-, Fri 9am-3pm; Sat-Sun 8am-4pm. Closed Mon & Tues.

Rainfield Studios, Ocean View Rd, Ocean View, Ph 3425 3449, Email: Open most weekends from 10am to 4pm. or by appointment. Look for the Open sign.

Shaneta Fashion Boutique, Shop 3B McKenzie Street, Dayboro.  Ph:  0407 026 562.  Ladies clothing, jewelley, handbags, shoes, belts.  Day, evening & Formal Wear.  Open Wed-Fri 9am-5pm, Sat-Sun 10am-3pm.  Closed Mon & Tues.

Slickers Horse Riding, Dunlop Lane, Kurwongbah, Ph 3285 1444, Web site:  Horse riding (trail rides, winery, moonlight tour) canoeing, adventure and accommodation packages at either this or our Ocean View property.

Sue's Gluten Free, 3/38 Williams Street, (Old Butter Factory) Dayboro. Ph: 0439 364 354 Email:; Website: Wed-Fri 9am-4pm; Sat 9.30am-3pm; Sun 10.30am-3pm  Closed Monday & Tuesday.

Trevena Glen Farm, 1100 Winn Road, Mt. Samson; Ph 3289 4257  Email:; Website:   A variety of farm activities including animal petting/feeding (Mon-Sat late afternoon - bookings essential), tractor rides, pony rides; riding lessons; birthday parties.  Open to the general public on the first Saturday of each month from 9am-12pm (except public holidays) - no bookings necessary. Open Farm days cancelled until further notice - visit website for information.



St. Aidan's Anglican Church, McKenzie St. Every Sunday 8.30am. Dianne Evans, Ph 3425 3544

St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, McKenzie St. Mass every Sunday 10am. Pauline Cruice, Ph 3425 1145

Uniting Church, Williams St. Every Sunday 8.30am. Pastor Dan Nugent, Ph 0438 542 703, Web site:


Information correct at time of publication (June 2017)

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