Pick your own cherries!
December 2014 -- Our cherries will last another week and a half. We expect to finish around 28 December.
We will have peaches, nectarines, apricots and berries during this time as well. Check facebook for more frequent 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 sign indicates "OPEN”.
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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Mon 22 Dec - Open 10AM-3PMTue 23 Dec - Open 10AM-3PMWed 24 Dec - Open 10AM-12PMThu 25 Dec - Closed (Christmas Day)Fri 26 Dec - Open 10AM-3PMSat 27 Dec - Open 10AM-4PM
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Updated - 19 December 2014
372 Bacchus Marsh RoadBacchus Marsh, VIC 3340Phone: (03) 5367 2548 » MAP
Bring a hat for each person, and sturdy shoes. We provide buckets for picking. $4 entry fee per person. Fruit is picked and purchased $/kg. No eating in orchards.
There are lots of great reasons to visit Bacchus Marsh, such as the Bacchus Marsh Strawberries & Cherries Weekend - 22 & 23 November 2014
Paynes Orchards is one minute from the township which offers everything you need for a day trip. Check out the Baby Black Cafe.
Amongst a great list of local facilities is the Bacchus Marsh Airfield, boasting famous flying and gliding schools and clubs.