Category: Great Western

New Toastie Menu at Salingers

A toastie for lunch? Monday to Friday you can get the best lunch deal in the Grampians right here at Salingers in Great Western.   For just $12, you can order one of the special Toastie, and a freshly brewed coffee, tea or fresh juice.  … Continue Reading “New Toastie Menu at Salingers”

New Chef in the Salinger Kitchen

Shaun Manning has taken his knives into the Salingers Kitchen and is our new Head Chef.Originally from Liverpool in the United Kingdom, Shaun has been plating up meals in Queensland and more recently, Ballarat before settling in the magnificent Grampians region. The Liverpool lad… Continue Reading “New Chef in the Salinger Kitchen”

Salinger’s Cafe Bees

If you have ever been to the historic Salinger’s Cafe in Great Western you would know about the famous beehive there. Safely behind perspex, you can come and watch these busy bees at work bringing in pollen to the hive and making delicious honey.… Continue Reading “Salinger’s Cafe Bees”

Seasonal “Bee-Keeping” at the cafe

A little bit of “Bee-Keeping” happened in the Salinger hives today, getting those busy bees sorted for another season. The Salinger Hives are very popular with our visitors, who can watch the busy bees safely behind Perspex as they look after their Queen and… Continue Reading “Seasonal “Bee-Keeping” at the cafe”

The Salinger’s Cafe Building History

The Salinger’s Cafe building has a long history in Great Western, with Emmanuel Salinger building the original wooden General Store on the site in 1862. In 1899 the original wooden building, known as The Hermitage, was moved back to make way for a new… Continue Reading “The Salinger’s Cafe Building History”