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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Museum
“Fully restored to its original condition (built in 1893 by the Neumann family). Great spot to pop in for a coffee. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Florist
“Beautiful flowers & arrangements are found inside this lovely rustic cafe. Delectable sweets & light meals”
  • 2 locals recommend
Store
“This is my all-time favourite shop to visit and is by far the most beautiful store in Laidley. After being away from the area for three years, the owner greeted me by name and I felt as though I had never left. Potato Studio stocks unique homewares, gifts, toys and accessories in a beautiful space. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
“Serves pub meals at a reasonable price. Many locals take their families here for meals.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
Hair Care
  • 1 local recommends
Lodging
  • 1 local recommends
Lodging
“Best food, best pub, great hotel, amazing staff, terrific vibe, live entertainment. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Hotel
“Take the kids to see the farm animals and enjoy a casual lunch. Spicers does delicious 'high end' food that foodies will love! Spicers also has mountain bike tracks ranging from beginners to extreme.”
  • 1 local recommends
Bakery
“My family have been getting our bread here for quite literally 30 years! Coffee surprisingly good if you ask for an extra shot (for city slickers). Personal favourite: cheese and bacon sausage roll and a fresh cream jam donut for breakfast. Treat yourself!”
  • 1 local recommends
Locality
“20mins drive from Thornton, Laidley has IGA for groceries, post office, chemist, medical services, hospital, auto mechanics, petrol stations, newsagency , cafes, pubs, post office, NAB & Bendigo Bank & Heritage Bank. , ATMs, clothing & shoe store & more.”
  • 1 local recommends