Lockyer Valley produce stars in Colonial Cafe picnic boxes, Gatton

With a picnic box from Colonial Café you can set your picnic blanket out for a view over the lake and just relax. Owner Fiona will tailor-make your platter and takes morning orders for same-day collection. Their menu is filled with lovely Lockyer Valley local produce so expect fresh salads, vegetables and fruit with meats from local legend, Schultes. Check out their online catering menu. A bird watcher’s paradise, Lake Apex at Gatton is home to over 150 species of birds. The dog-friendly park has a children’s playground, barbecues and toilet facilities. Motoring enthusiasts should pop into the Queensland Transport Museum at the Lockyer Valley Information Centre next to the park.

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It’s all freshly made by the chef here!

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  • Find us
    34 Lake Apex Dr, Gatton QLD 4343, Australia
  • Phone
    07 5462 4411
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  • Opening Hours:

    Monday - Thursday 7.00am - 5.00pm

    Friday - Saturday 7.00am - 9.00pm

    Sunday 8.00am-4.00pm

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