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Eleanor Knight4 years ago

Visit these cafes after the RSPCA Million Paws Walk

Everybody knows that dogs are a man's best friend, so if you live in Wollongong and want to treat your beloved furry pet to some love and attention we've got the perfect event for you to both enjoy. Taking place this Sunday, the RSPCA Million Paws Walk is the largest event on the RSPCA Illawarra's canine calendar, where many avid dog lovers will gather together to stroll around the Reddall Reserve. Whether you're attending alone with your beloved dog by your side or the whole family wants in on the action, this event is the ideal Sunday morning activity and certainly not one to be missed!

We have found some perfect cafes to enjoy before and after the RSPCA Million Paws Walk, so whether you’re an early riser looking for a kick-start coffee or keen for a late breakfast after the event, be sure to check one of them out!

Cafe Parkview

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Indulgent treats, Cafe Parkview – Kiama

Jump in the car, drop your pooch back home and head down to Cafe Parkview after the RSPCA Million Paws Walk for a relaxing bite to eat. This super friendly cafe boasts top-notch service, delicious coffee, fantastic food and a relaxing atmosphere. Home to modern decor, step inside Cafe Parkview and prepare to be wowed by their extensive selection of goodies that are designed to melt-in-your-mouth.

If your Sunday just isn’t complete, this lovely little cafe is the ideal place for you to visit as it has a number of delicious indulgent treats such as cakes, chocolates, scones and much more. If this isn’t enough to tempt your tastebuds, then their list of barista coffee and fresh juices will be sure to do the trick. Whatever you decide, relax either in the new modern upstairs seating area or outside under an umbrella for a relaxing Sunday treat.
Where: 82 Terralong Street Kiama NSW 2533

Alexander’s Cafe

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Perfectly poured coffees, Alexander’s Cafe – Dapto

Tucked away in Dapto, visit Alexander’s Cafe for a truly gourmet cafe experience. This one-of-a-kind cafe in the heart of town serves up delicious food and perfect snacks that are ideal for a post-dog walk feast. Step inside this welcoming location and order your favourite cup of coffee from the friendly baristas who make this cafe experience even more desirable.

Depending on what time you decide to visit Alexander’s Cafe, enjoy either a breakfast such as eggs and bacon or a tasty sandwich or wrap for lunch. There is also a healthy supply of decadent cakes and treats if you fancy something on the side of your large cappuccino. Last things last, sit back, relax and enjoy your peaceful Sunday with good food and good company.
Where: 102 Princes Highway Dapto NSW 2530

The Foundery

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Elegant and delicious, The Foundery – Port Kembla

If nothing but coffee is on your mind after the RSPCA Million Paws Walk, make sure you swing by to The Foundery. Located close to Lake Illawarra, this modern cafe is a social enterprise of The Salvation Army. Whether you’re in the mood to rest your legs with the perfect flat white or would prefer to grab a takeaway and carry on strolling with your pup, The Foundery is the perfect place to visit.

If you’re feeling peckish you can even grab a bite to eat in this friendly cafe that is run by a number of approachable and happy staff. If something sweet tickles your fancy we recommend that you try the chocolate milkshake; this rich and indulgent drink that is served in a classic jam jar not only looks great but tastes even better. Pop in and say hello to the friendly faces at The Foundery today.
Where: 132 Wentworth Street Port Kembla NSW 2505

Are you looking for a few more spots to eat in Wollongong? Check out this light lunch guide!

What’s your favourite cafe to visit after walking your dog? Let us know below!