• Australian Orchards
    Australian Orchards Australian owned family orchards - boutique summer fruits.
  • Bacchus Marsh
    Bacchus Marsh 40 minutes west of Melbourne, on the road to Daylesford and the Spa Country
  • Family Activity
    Family Activity Bring your guests to experience an Australian family orchard and pick their own fruit.
  • Family Orchard
    Family Orchard Paynes Orchards has been operated by the Payne family for generations.
  • Summer Autumn
    Summer Autumn Our picking season is late November to early May
  • Summer Fruit
    Summer Fruit We grow Cherries, Peaches, Berries, Nectaries, Apricots and Apples!

More Pick-Your-Own Cherries!

27 November 2015 -- We have more ripe cherries now! Thankfully they have survived the wind during this week.


We should be open every weekend through December. We will have peaches, nectarines, apricots and berries during that time as well. Check facebook for more frequent updates.


Email Updates

Paynes Orchards is open in Summer and Autumn, whenever fruit has ripened ready for you to pick.

Drive in when the red and yellow fruit flags go out at the entrance, and signs indicates "OPEN”.

  • Pick your own visits - pick and buy your fruit fresh from the tree!
  • Choose from fresh produce in the sheds when available.
  • Our family has operated the Bacchus Marsh orchards for nearly 50 years.
  • We grow and sell direct to the public.
For specific current fruit selection please see the status box on the right, or like us on facebook.


Paynes Orchards is in the town Bacchus Marsh, 40 minutes west of Melbourne.

By road, take the Western Highway (sign-posted road to "Ballarat"), exit at Bacchus Marsh.

You can also take a train from Southern Cross station to Bacchus Marsh station.

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Pick Your Own Fruit

Cherry picking

Sat 10am-3pm
Sun 10am-1pm
Wed 10am-3pm
$4 entry & $12/kg Cherries

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Updated - 2 December 2015

372 Bacchus Marsh Road
Bacchus Marsh, VIC 3340
Phone: (03) 9028 6838        » MAP