OPEN 364 days a year!

inc EVERYDAY of the SCHOOL HOLIDAYS

`Chick handling
Feed alpaca
Cow milking
Open paddock
holding rabbits is fun
close up baby and chick
I can milk a cow!

A day on the farm.....

YES WE ARE OPEN ... 7 days a week!!!  - You need to book in a time to visit.

BOOKING FORM AT BOTTOM OF THIS PAGE

We have created a very SAFE and FAMILY FRIENDLY ENVIRONMENT for you to enjoy an outing with your loved ones.

This means we haven't only changed the way our sessions are run but also added a few new touches.

Limiting our session numbers and having parents monitor interactive activities will help in keeping you safe and our farm staff safe.

Please read the important information below before you book in your visit.

We can't wait to see you all!

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General family visit session

Session length - 2 HOURS

INDOORS - The first 30 min

Interactive and hands on activities in our barn area. These activities are self guided by parents but a staff member will be there watching.

  • Cuddle baby chicks, fluffy ducklings and the cutest and softest baby rabbits

  • Have a go at milking our big dairy cow - I wonder who will milk her the best in your family!

OUTDOORS -1- 1.5 hours.

  • Self guided  walk around the farm if you purchased a feed bucket ($5.00 extra). Here you can hand feed over 200 animals! (30 min or longer)

  • Visit our NEW open paddock .. THE CHOOK YARD

  • Go free range in our OPEN PADDOCK.... yep you can go run with our goats!

  • Pony rides (if purchased)

  • Egg collecting coop (if purchased)

note: there is no bottle feeding due to covid safe procedures

Our barn area is a shared zone with other farm visitors who book in the same session.

Your booking can be up to 10 people ONLY (not negotiable) inc adults, children and infants. (this is part of our COVID procedures and a government recommendation)

SESSION TIMES- see below table for availability and session times

The farm closes at 2.30pm week days and  3.30pm weekends

Booking are ESSENTIAL via the form below

Cost- $20.00 per person (adults and children) - over 12 months old (under 12 month olds must be booked in however not charged entry)

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Visit extras

  • Feed Bucket $5.00 each - these are about 3 litres full of yummy animal food for everyone in your family to have a turn..

  • Pony Rides $5.00 each - Suitable for 1 year olds up to 6 yr olds - it is advised that you bring along your childrens bike helmet. Parents will also be required to load and unload your child.

  • Diggerzone tokens - $5.00 each - Our indoor machines can be used however it is no more than 10 people at a time in the indoor room. All machines will have disinfectant spray and wipes that can be used by parents to wipe down the machine before use however after each session we will also clean.

  • NEW - EGG COLLECTING $10 per dozen eggs- we will "hide" the eggs for you to collect straight into a egg carton! this will take place in our in our brand new chicken coop area. Then you can take your eggs home! 

Important Information

  • PAYMENT - to be made at point of entry cash or cards accepted- note CARDS have a 2.2% surcharge

  • PUBLIC HOLIDAY BOOKINGS 20% surcharge on all bookings

  • 1 contact per booking is required to log their details including full name and phone number 

  • We are unable to take group bookings of more than 10 people including adults, children and infants, this is non negotiable

  • Visitors will be asked to sanitise hands upon entering the farm... along with several times throughout your visit.

  • BBQ area is out of use

  • Picnic tables are able to be used during your session

  • All eggs collected are free range and stamped for human consumption

  • Allergy advice- The farm contains most allergens inc dairy, wheat, egg, nuts , sesame, dust, feathers ect - Please let us know on booking AND on arrival if an allergy is a concern we will advise you if there is anything we can do to make your visit more comfortable.

SOCIAL DISTANCING and REGULAR HAND WASHING along with following our guidelines will help create a very happy and fun outing for your family.

KIOSK 
NOW OPEN
serving light menu
Coffee, Hot chips, drinks, sandwiches ect
Sat- Sun and school holidays

The following sessions this week are booked out or have availabilty

Booking form below

Monday 14th September

10am-  Availability

10.30am -  Availability

11am-  Availability

11.30am-  Availability

12pm -  Availability

12.30pm- Availability

1pm - Availability

Tuesday 15th September

10am-  Availability

10.30am -   Availability

11am- CLOSED

11.30am-CLOSED

12pm -  CLOSED

12.30pm-CLOSED

1pm - CLOSED

Wednesday 16th September

10am-  Availability

10.30am -  Availability

11am- Availability

11.30am-  Availability

12pm - Availability

12.30pm-Availability

1pm -CLOSED

Thursday 17th September

10.00am - Availability

10.30am - Availability

11am- CLOSED

11.30am- CLOSED

12pm -  CLOSED

12.30pm- CLOSED

1pm -CLOSED

Friday 18th September

10am-  Availability

10.30am -Availability

11am-  Availability

11.30am- Availability

12pm -  Availability

12.30pm-Availability

1pm -  Availability

Saturday 19th September

9.30am -   BOOKED OUT

10am-  BOOKED OUT

10.30am -BOOKED OUT

11am-  BOOKED OUT

11.30am- BOOKED OUT

12pm -  Availability

12.30pm- Availability

1pm -  Availability

1.30pm -Availability

2.00pm -  Availability

farm closes 4.00pm

Sunday 20th September

9.30am -   BOOKED OUT

10am-  BOOKED OUT

10.30am -BOOKED OUT

11am-  BOOKED OUT

11.30am- BOOKED OUT

12pm -  LIMITED Availability

12.30pm- Availability

1pm -  Availability

1.30pm -Availability

2.00pm -  Availability

2.30pm - Availability

farm closes 4.00pm

IMPORTANT Covid -19 Information

Please DON'T visit us if

Request to Book in your visit

Our reply is NOT automatic- we reply to each booking request in person to make sure it's fitting in with our restriction numbers- this takes time.

IMPORTANT -  Visits from the 22nd SEPTEMBER

Do NOT use this form please wait to the 21st SEPTEMBER and use the NEW booking system

You have read our important information,

Got the date you want to visit &

chosen the best starting time for you. ... now you can book.

Use the booking form to fill in your details- we will reply with a confirmation including session time, within 24 hours

Please visit our FAQ page for any other information

ALL bookings need to be made via this form - NO phone bookings will be taken

If you would like to visit on the day of booking please check to above availability for booked out sessions, Weekdays only phone 9651-1028 

Check your JUNK folder for your reply - due the our high volume of emails some are going to junk!

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