Nestled in the peaceful tranquillity of the forest locale on the eastern outskirts of Perth is the community of Chidlow.

Born from a history of servicing the steam trains travelling to the goldfields of Kalgoorlie , Chidlow still retains the charm and heritage of its bygone days. The local town site hosts a variety of recreational activities that embrace the essence of the Australian way of life with its relaxed and family orientated activities. Whether it is cycling, horse riding or hiking, the Railway Heritage Trail caters for all ages and fitness. In the summer months the cool waters of Lake Leschenaultia offer a refreshing alternative.

Located only 40 kilometres from the metropolitan area, Chidlow is a relaxing drive out of the city to spend a day, a weekend or a lifetime. There is plenty of refreshment stops available, including the Chidlow Tavern and the Chidlow Cafe with its renowned pies and coffee. The community of Chidlow looks forward to seeing you soon