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Paynes Orchards is one of the few genuine small family orchards left in Australia. Visit them to pick-your-own farm fresh fruit. Nothing compares to the taste of ripe, juicy Bacchus Marsh fruit, straight from the trees.

Paynes Orchards is only 40 minutes from Melbourne, near the Western Freeway. Visit Bacchus Marsh attractions on the way to Ballarat, Great Ocean Road, and other great destinations.

Pick your own fruit is available from November to May. Family friendly fun, beautiful orchard, easy access, languages and tours available.

Open November and December - pick-your-own cherries, apricots, peaches, nectarines. Check Facebook for fruit availability.

A variety of apples are available February to May. Cherries, berries, nectarines, plums, apricots and peaches are available in Summer.


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  • Car park
  • Coach parking
Opening hours:

From 17 Nov 2018 to 26 May 2019

  • Saturday: 10:00am - 3:00pm
  • Sunday: 10:00am - 3:00pm


  • Disabled access available, contact operator for details