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Victorian Cherry Harvest Trail



There’s nothing more delicious than a sweet plump juicy cherry. The best way to eat them is straight off the tree. Enjoy a fantastic day out with your family, friends or that special person on the “Victorian Cherry Harvest Trail”.

The Victorian Cherry Harvest Trail was established by the Victorian Cherry Association to assist its cherry grower members who sell direct to the public from their orchards.

The trail covers Yarra Valley & Ranges, Mornington Peninsula, Goulburn Valley, Northeast Victoria and the Macedon Ranges.

The peak season for cherries is November, December and January.

The trail covers the following farms and orchards:

Upper Goulburn Valley

Koala Country Orchards
Visit the Cherry Shed for tastings and sales of fresh cherries, straight from the orchard. Select from our range of cherry wine and liqueur, preserves, sauces and cherry themed gifts.
Location: 6547 Maroondah Hwy, Yarck, Vic, 3719

Yarra Valley & Ranges

Johnson Brothers
The Johnson family have been farming in this area for over 100 years. As a third generation farmer, Alistair, with his family, now grow cherries, peaches, plums and apples. They welcome you to their shed through the season.

Location: 605 Beenak Road, Seville, Vic, 3139
Melway: Map: 305 Ref: E6
Telephone: (03) 5964 8440, 0409 211 819
e-mail: alistairjohnson@bigpond.com.au

Wandin Valley Farms
Whilst enjoying the Yarra Valley, call in at Wandin Valley Farms, where you can purchase pre-packed cherries to take home and enjoy! Premium quality and seconds available.

Location: 75 Wellington Road, Wandin North, Vic, 3139
Melway: Map: 121 Ref: B2
Telephone: (03) 5964 4669

Cherryhill Orchards
Cherryhill Orchards is Australia’s largest U-Pick located in the Yarra Valley, As well as juicy, sweet cherries to pick you can also try Cherryhill’s famous cherry ice-cream, cherry jam and other tasty cherry products.

Location: 474 Queens Road, Wandin, Vic, 3139

Big Fella Cherries
Visit our picturesque Yarra Valley orchard to experience the joy of harvesting your own delicious cherries. U-pick your very own fresh Big Fella cherries straight from the trees. Enjoy the spoils of superior cherries, just as nature intended. There are toilets, plenty of parking and shaded picnic area.

Location: 38 Boundary Road, Coldstream, Vic, 3139

Chappies U-Pick
Chappies is the original home of U-Pick in Silvan. We offer our very best cherries for our U-Pick customers. Buckets are supplied and ladders are not required. There is a selection of sweet, sour and white cherries. You can also pick fresh berries. Cherries and berries for sale, freshly picked for you.

Location: 21 Parker Road, Silvan, Vic, 3795

Blue Hills Berries and Cherries
The Chapman family are well established growers of cherries and berries and have farmed in Silvan since 1894. Best known for their quality fresh fruit and provision of ‘Pick Your Own’ cherries and berries.

Location: 27 Parker Road, Silvan, Vic, 3795

Oaksun Cherries
Oaksun is the home of Charlie Cherry’s Fresh Cherries. Charlie Cherry only grows fresh premium cherries - big and juicy. Grown in the Yarra Valley. Come along, sample and purchase “Australia’s finest cherries”

Location: 77 Monbulk-Seville Road, Wandin East, Vic, 3139
Melway: Map: 305 Ref: B6
Telephone: (03) 5964 2888
e-mail: oaksun@dragnet.com.au
Trading Hours: Open 6 days (Saturday - Thursday)

Macedon Ranges

Mt Gisborne Cherries
Over 20 different cherry varieties grown, including; red, black and white. Freshly picked, packed and ready for sale at the farm gate. Situated in the beautiful Macedon Ranges amongst many other local attractions. Located 45 minutes from Melbourne CBD.

Location: 425 Mt. Gisborne Road, Gisborne, Vic. 3437
Melway: Map: 609 Ref: F11
Telephone: (03) 5428 8044
Trading: 8.30 am—6.00 pm Wed to Sun. Closed 25th Dec. Extended days for public holidays.

Mornington Peninsula

Red Hill Cherry Farm
Red Hill Cherry Farm is the oldest ‘Pick Your Own’ Cherry Farm in Victoria. Visit our farm for sweet and full flavoured fresh cherries ready for you to pick straight from the trees. Pick your own cherries. Buy freshly picked cherries. Cherry Port available for purchase. Pick your own sour Morello cherries.

Location: 61 - 69 Prossors Lane (Off Arthurs Seat Rd), Red Hill, Vic, 3937

Northeast Victoria

Sinclair Orchards
Visit Stanley in the foothills of the High Country and call into Sinclair Orchards, where you can taste and purchase fresh cherries, picked and pre-packed for your convenience direct from our sales outlet in the centre of the Stanley Township. Apple Cider tastings & sales and local apple juice is also available.

Location: 1 Stanley Road (cnr Myrtleford-Stanley Rd), Stanley, Vic, 3747
Melway: Map: X922 Ref: E7
Telephone: (03) 5728 6662 / 0428 274 392
e-mail: sinclairapples@bigpond.com
Trading: Open daily Mid Dec-January. Closed Christmas Day



Web Links


Link Cherry Trail Brochure (PDF)

Link www.cherries.org.au

Link Cherry Recipes



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