Welcome to Finlay’s Kalbarri

A uniquely Australian outdoor Seafood Restaurant and Brewery.

 Open Wednesday & Thursday from 5pm
Friday to Sunday - from 12 noon
We recommend booking in advance to save disappointment.

After a morning of adventure either exploring the Kalbarri National Parks or our breathtaking coastline, spend the afternoon relaxing relaxing enjoying some fresh local West Australian Seafood and some beautifully crafted beer under the eucalyptus trees.

Fresh Local West Australian Seafood

On site Brewery

We are a dog friendly restaurant, so your dog can enjoy the fun!!!

After you have enjoyed your meal you can sit around the campfire and share a story or two while you make new friends or create new memories with old ones.

Events @ Finlay’s

Sitting outside under the gum trees, drinking a nice cold freshly crafted beer while snacking on local seafood with friends just got better with the addition of Finlay’s Sunday Session!!!

Enjoy that late lunch or early dinner or just come in and enjoy one of beers on tap. Our kitchen is open all afternoon to late.

Our live music hits off around 4pm every Sunday and the talent is amazing!!! Just check out some of what we have lined up below.

James McGrath

Coming off the back of his EP tour of the south west of WA, Jimmy uses the many inspirations from his travels around the country, weaving stories… Read more "James McGrath"

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Free

Johnny David

Johnny David is a popular entertainer from Geraldton, playing a great selection of well known pop/rock from classics to contemporary.

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Free
Finlay’s Kalbarri, 13 Magee Crs
Kalbarri, wa 6536 Australia
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Good Strife

Another appearance from Good Strife - two siblings from Geraldton who love to play music and entertain. Summer Sundays just got better.

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Free

Saije

An award-winning, contemporary folk duo from NSW whose soulful harmonies, dynamic guitar-lines and percussive breakdowns breathe life into heartfelt stories.

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Free

Ray Jones

Easter Sunday. Hailing from Harvey in the South West, Ray Jones will be here to entertain you on Sunday 4 April.

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Free

Ray Jones

Ray Jones is back to entertain you again on Thursday 8 April.

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Free

Ian Weggler

Always popular at Finlay's - Ian Weggler is a talented guitar/vocalist from Geraldton.

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Free

Ian Weggler

If you haven't seen Ian before, get down to Finlay's and catch his awesome guitar playing.

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Free

The Davidson Brothers

After their first appearance at Finlay's in January, the boys are back for the last Sunday of school holidays in April.

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Hot Suga

Last seen at Finlay's on New Year's Eve, Hot Suga are a talented duo from Perth who are back to play for you on Anzac Day.

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Free

If you’re a talented performer and interested in performing at Finlay’s please send an email to music@finlayskalbarri.com.au with your availability and links to your music. We’re always on the lookout for new exciting talent.

About

Finlay’s Kalbarri provides a unique casual dining experience in the coastal town of Kalbarri, on Western Australia’s Coral Coast.

The most distinctive feature of Finlay’s Kalbarri is its 30 years of history. Finlay’s Kalbarri is owned and managed by husband and wife duo, Warrick and Melissa Finlay, who bought Finlay’s from the original Finlay family. Melissa and Warrick are not related to the previous owners, however they do have the same surname which is spelt the same way!

The property was originally the site of the town’s ice works, which was then purchased by the Finlay family and operated as a fish processing facility. Exports of fish from the town however were brought to a halt during the national pilot strike of 1989. With the main transport network for exporting local produce destroyed the Finlay family decided if they can’t bring the produce to the market, they would bring the market to the produce and so began Finlay’s Kalbarri story.

As part of the ever-evolving operations, Finlay’s Kalbarri is now home to a Brewery offering locals and tourists fresh locally brewed beer to accompany the fresh local seafood. The brewery was established in 2018, and the response to the beers brewed on site has been phenomenal.

In true Finlay’s style the brewery has also undergone evolution within the first few years of operations as the initial brewing equipment was not able to keep up with the demand!!

2020 was a tumultuous year with extreme highs and unfortunate lows but like in 1989 Finlay’s was ready to roll with the punches! As we couldn’t get the market to the beer we decided to get the beer to the market!! and that’s how we began canning our beers, woohoo!!

2021 is going to see great things at Finlay’s, we’ve got a bigger brewing system and we’ve got a canning machine. We can’t wait to share our brews with everyone!

Fun for Everyone

Finlay’s is extremely family friendly!! We welcome all kids include the four legged kind.

At Finlay’s kids don’t have to sit at the table. We’re more than happy for them to move around, play in the dingy, check out float on the rope and see if they can all 8 boats around the place!!

If you’re holidaying in Kalbarri and you’ve bought your best mate (four legged kind or otherwise) feel free to bring them to, we’ll make sure they’re looked after as well.

Kids just want to have fun

Dog Friendly