Glendale, Sandigo NSW
Our guided tour takes approximately 1 hour and highlights the Murrumbidgee water systems, hazelnut & citrus plantings – and will often stop for a “hands-on” experience of the only citrus & hazelnut orchard in the Riverina.
The tractor drawn covered carriage can take maximum 24 adults however we are happy to do several trips around the orchard to accommodate numbers. After the tour relax by the riverside with a hot “cuppa” or cool off with a fresh squeezed orange juice, homemade seasonal orchard treats. During your visit you will be able to see how we have diversified to a mobile product van from which you may be able to delight in a soft serve choc dip cone or a special sundae, homemade syrups, cordials, mustards, sauces and a variety of citrus and hazelnut delights which will be available to view or purchase.
Pricing: A one hour tour around orchard on the "Glendale Orchard Express" then relax by the riverside with a fresh juice or cuppa! $20pp tour & morning or afternoon “cuppa” with home-made goodies or luncheon ($30pp) by special arrangement for groups of 20 or more. Tours are only available for groups of 12 or more.
Please note: we are closed during December, January and February due to heat and dry.
Farm Activities: Walk around the farm garden, Learn about chickens and collecting eggs with a farmer, Pick fruit with a farmer, Touring the property with a farmer, Looking at machinery with a farmer sharing information, Chat to a farmer to learn about farming, Have morning/afternoon tea with a farmer, Have a two course (main and dessert) lunch cooked by a farmer, Cracking and tasting hazelnuts - having a beautiful orange directly from the trees during the one hour guided tour of the orchard. Luncheon/morning tea or coffee by the Murrumbidgee River after tour. Soft Serve Ice cream, sundaes, special treats and home-made products from the "little pink van". Able to taste and purchase Barbara's home-made cordials, mustards, syrups, marmalades and other hazelnut and citrus products.
Frequently Asked Questions:
Can I access the farm in a normal car in all weather? YES
Is the farm easy to find and does it have signage? YES
Is there mobile phone coverage on the farm? IN SOME AREAS ONLY
Are there toilet facilities that I can access on the farm? YES
Is there wheelchair access on the farm? YES