Melbourne Playgrounds  Directory Melbourne Playgrounds Nature 

Edendale Farm (Eltham)

Edendale provides an interactive community and education centre to support sustainable living practices for the whole community.

There are so many fun and informative activities all year round at Edendale. No need to book just come and visit.

Our animals - See the goats, sheep, pony and Jersey calf grazing in the paddocks. Visit the chickens, geese and turkey and offer them some chook food supplied near Reception.
Meet our friendly guinea pigs, pat them every Wednesday at 10am with one of our helpful volunteers. Visit the displays in Reception to see our blue tongue lizards, 'Bob' the turtle and the spiny-leaf insects.

Children can enjoy a pony ride every second Saturday with ponies from Yarra Valley Trails Ponyland. ($5 per ride)

Our gardens - Wander through the gardens and see our sustainably-grown vegetable gardens and fruit orchard. Enjoy the child friendly spiral garden or play in our large sandpit under the shade of the trees. Enjoy a picnic in one of the shelters or open lawn spaces

Choose from a range of self-guided children's activities like our clipboard activities which will take you around the farm, you will learn a little on this journey.

Our Indigenous Nursery - Visit the indigenous plant nursery and buy some tube stock or more mature pots for planting in your garden. Chat with our friendly staff for helpful advice and information about selecting and planting indigenous plants. You will see many of our indigenous plants in their mature form throughout the gardens

A showcase for sustainable living - See composting in action and a variety of worm farms to inspire you. Purchase a worm farm, compost bin or turner to get your home garden and composting going. Check out our sustainable gardens, water collection and storage and solar power in use. Book in to one of our many workshops and activities supporting an environmentally friendly lifestyle. Pick up a brochure on how to live in a more environmentally sustainable way.

Our Artwork - At Edendale you can view several artworks around the farm including the Fences Act, our wonderful front fence, the Eltham Copper Butterfly Mural made from recyclable material, our platypus mural, mosaic eggs and bee stepping stones.

The Cafe - Enjoy a coffee or light lunch in the al fresco café eden. Open 7 days a week serving lunch, sweet treats and healthy snacks.

Opening Times for Cafe:
Monday to Friday 9.00am to 2.30pm
Saturday, Sunday 9.00am to 3.00pm
School & Public Holidays 9.00am to 3.00pm

Note: No dogs are allowed on site and no Food is to be given to the animals.

Opening Hours:

Opening Times


Admission by gold coin donation to any of our donation boxes which can be found around the site.
For a discount using Small Ideas click here: (discount off nursery)

 Click here to send a message to the advertiser

Address | Contact

32 Gastons Road,  Eltham 3095, Victoria, Australia. View Map Map opens in new browser window
Telephone: (03) 9433 3711
Map: 22 Ref: A2

Web Links


  Reader Feedback  

No feedback yet (be the first..)

  Add Your Comments  

characters left

BACK TO PREVIOUS PAGEView More in this Topic | View More in Eltham   TOP OF THIS PAGE

Melbourne Playgrounds  Directory Melbourne Playgrounds Nature 

Facebook Twitter Google+ YouTube Instagram

Little Party Play
View  Little Party Play
Love a stylish party? Create your own modern play area with Little Party Play! .. | View

Viri Virtual Reality Experience (Central Melbourne)
View   Viri Virtual Reality Experience (Central Melbourne)
Virtual Reality Immersion - we provide an avenue for you to live out your imagination in .. | View

Amazing Race for Kids Birthday Parties
View  Amazing Race for Kids Birthday Parties
Amazing races aren't just for big kids. Urban Quest's birthday parties for kids are .. | View

Mini Maestros
View  Mini Maestros
Making music is ‘super food’ for a child’s developing brain. Mini Maestros music classes .. | View

The Ultimate Guide for Kids Parties in Melbourne
View The Ultimate Guide for Kids Parties in Melbourne
Your son or daughter's birthday is fast approaching and the anxiety level is increasing .. | View

VR Plus (Carlton)
View  VR Plus (Carlton)
VR Plus is Melbourne’s ultimate Virtual Reality gaming experience. We deliver an .. | View

Party Higher
View  Party Higher
Silent disco party/event – the best fun ever - guaranteed. Experience silent .. | View

Top 50 Playgrounds in Melbourne and Geelong
View Top 50 Playgrounds in Melbourne and Geelong
We have reviewed every playground in Melbourne and Geelong and these are the pick of the .. | View

200 Things for Families and Kids to do in Melbourne
View 200 Things for Families and Kids to do in Melbourne
Melbourne is a wonderful city for kids and families because there are so many activities, .. | View

Small Ideas Melbourne Big Family Discounts
View Small Ideas Melbourne Big Family Discounts
As seen on A Current Affair, Channel 7 News and The Herald Sun, Small Ideas is the best .. | View

Latitude Melbourne (Heidelberg West)
View Latitude Melbourne (Heidelberg West)
Experience the feeling of reaching new heights as you Bounce, Climb AND Fly at Latitude .. | View

Restaurants/Cafes/Hotels with Playgrounds
View Restaurants/Cafes/Hotels with Playgrounds
Sometimes it is nice to let the kids run riot in a playground area while you relax at a .. | View

SUMMARY of Play Centres in Melbourne and Geelong
View   SUMMARY of Play Centres in Melbourne and Geelong
Looking for an Indoor Play Centre in Melbourne? The following list contains every Play .. | View

Fast Find

Enter post code or suburb
Select a search radius

Facebook Twitter Google+ YouTube Instagram