Parafield Olives, Yarragundry NSW
We have a 6,000 Tree Table Olive Grove on 100 acres, where we hand pick 40 tons of Olives & pickle them over a 12 month period.
We sort the Olives & put them into buckets and jars & sell. In the future we want to set up a shop & museum & art gallery with a few quirky things around with a cuppa & cake or sandwich & a pat the sheep. At the moment we are hunting down sales for our Table Olives & putting up a new shed for our processing etc. The shop etc is next!! We have 500 acres all up also with 60 breeding cows who are very quite & named plus we have 200 Merino sheep we shear twice year & 5 Alpaca's, 4 horses & too many dogs.
Pricing: Group bookings (minimum 4 people) prices between $30 and $300 – varied activities, choose below:
Farm Activities: Follow a farmer as they do their rounds, sitting on the verandah having a cuppa with a farmer, Plant trees and get your hands dirty with a farmer, Pick fruit with a farmer, Touring the property with a farmer, Watch shearing with a farmer, Walk around property with a farmer, Walk through orchard with a farmer, Chat to a farmer to learn about farming, Have a picnic at a scenic location selected by farmer, Have morning/afternoon tea with a farmer, Have a two course (main and dessert) campfire lunch cooked by a farmer, Supervised pat an alpaca, lamb, cow etc with a farmer, Watching farmer work with dogs rounding up stock, Walking across paddocks with a farmer, A Talk about Olives & Olive Oil with tasting olives & oil with farmer.
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? YES
Are there toilet facilities that I can access on the farm? YES
Is there wheelchair access on the farm? NO