Golden Ridge Animal Farm
Easter School Holiday Eggstravaganza
9:00am - 12 pm Session
9am - 12:00 pm Session and 1pm - 4:00pm Session
9am - 12:00 pm Session and 1pm - 4pm Session
IN WET WEATHER YOU MAY CONTACT THE FARM OR SEE FACEBOOK FOR DETAILS. EVENT WILL LIKELY GO AHEAD RAIN HAIL OR SHINE. YOU MAY SWAP SESSIONS IF NOT BOOKED OUT. LIMITED SPACES AVAILABLE.
We wanted to create a different experience this easter holidays for you guys to enjoy and we are finally about to reveal our easter holiday plan of activties for you to get involved with your family.
Ive taken our "Be a Farmer For a Day" event, mixed in a hint of easter eggcitement, added a touch of facebook feedback.... and stirred through a bunch of prizes for the kids and parents..... and well all i can say is this is the biggest recipe our farm has ever cooked up!
You will notice there are now session times for this event due to the activities and please make note this is not our "Be a Farmer For a Day" event, that will return much later in the year.
This is the Golden Ridge Easter Eggstravaganza
Hope to see you there
What's Happening On The Day.....
Here's a list of activities on the day...
PLEASE NOTE SOME ACTIVITY DESCRIPTIONS WILL BE UPDATED LATER
Baby Animal Handling: Holding baby rabbits, ducklings and chicks
Cow Milking: Milking the cow by hand and watching it done by machine
Bottle Feeding: Bottle feed baby lambs and goats
Walk Around The Farm: Hand feeding and patting of the larger animals on the farm
Open Paddock: The "Open Paddock" returns giving you full access to go into the paddock with the animals for some very close up time with them.
Gumboot Throwing: Throw the boot furthest thrown wins.. Pretty easy ha..... Prizes for the furtherst thrown boot by kids and adults
Egg and Spoon Race: Winners for adults and kids rounds get a prize, though adults do have the obstacles to deal with of course
Sack Racing: Winners of the race get a prize...
Musical Hay Bales: Similar to musical chairs... but its hay... makes it totally different... Adults and Kids can win prizes
Musical "Scarecrow" Statues: Similar to musical statues, but when the music stops you have to be the best scarecrow you can!
Scarecrow Stuffing: The Scarecrows are back to be filled up...... Who knows what you could find!!!!!!
Arts and Crafts: Need a break?? Grab a coffee or tea and sit with the kids and do some sticking, gluing, painting or colouring. Take your artwork home, frame it and keep it as a wonderful memory of the day you spent on the farm.
The Great Egg Hunt: Hundreds upon Hundreds of coloured eggs will be spread all over the farm. Collect them and you can swap eggs for prizes.
Stay tuned more to come on this.
The NEW Diamond Egg: We still love our gold eggs more then these on the farm, but these brand new type of eggs will hold one of two things, it will be an instant win prize or another egg... But whats with the other egg.... this will be explained closer to the event
The Ever Ellusive Gold Egg: If you havent attended one of our events before... these little eggs are highly sought after... If you have been to our event you well know how hard and cool these are to find..... Normally when one is found you pick a box and win whats in the box. though this time you find one of the few gold eggs out there then you will be given access to the Golden Ridge Treasure Room. The room contains prizes from floor to roof, lollies, chocolates, vouchers, toys, games and more to be revealed. You find a gold egg you will have a certain amount of time to grab as much as you can. What you grab you keep...... This will be awesome!!!
The Easter Bunny Hunt: The easter bunny has had a busy easter and asked if they could stop in for a break on our farm, The poor easter bunny...... Hes always after a nice relaxing break after the easter weekend..... Hes so tired hes hiding, So well infact we cant find him... If you see him and any kids manage to catch him for us, you will win a prize.... More details on this later on!!
Sheep and Goat Racing: Due to popularity, making a return, a farm favourite our sheep and goat racing!
When and Cost?
* Rides and feed are additional to entry price
The event will take place on 3 days ONLY
17th April 2015 (Friday - One Session) 18th April 2015 (Saturday) and 19th April 2015 (Sunday)
Friday has 1 session, Both weekend days run 2 sessions 9am - 12pm and 1pm - 4pm
We will suggest you arrive 15-30 mins prior to your start time. To avoid missing out on activities we ask
you are on time. You may arrive later though you could have missed out on some activities.
THE CAFE WILL BE OPEN FOR BREAKFAST FROM 8am
OPEN FOR LUNCH ALL DAY
THERE WILL ALSO BE A SAUSAGE SIZZLE AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE IF YOU WISH
ONCE YOUR SESSION IS FINISHED YOU WILL NEED TO MAKE YOUR WAY OUT SO THE FARMERS CAN HAVE LUNCH AND RESET FOR THE NEXT SESSION.
IF YOU HAVE ANY GIFT CARDS OR VOUCHERS THEY WILL BE ACCEPTED FOR THIS EVENT
Cost - (Please note General on any normal non event day entry to the farm is $15)
Under 12 Months are free
1 - 4 years old $15
4 years plus $25
Pony or Donkey Rides $5.00 each
Small bucket of feed $5.00 each
Large bucket of feed $15.00 each
How To Book
Use the form below and put GREE as the subject. (Golden Ridge Easter Eggstravaganza)
Please be sure to include all details, name, contact, how many adults and children the booking is for, any questions and information required so we can book correctly and for quick reference if you happen to win one of our pre-event giveaways.
PRE PAYMENT IS NOT REQUIRED AS WE HAVE NO CREDIT CARD OR EFTPOS FACILITIES ON THE FARM.
Please ensure you fill out as much detail as possible when using the form
Join our facebook page to get updates and pre event giveaways for people who have booked in.