Pecan Picking season is in JUNE
Visit us during the Harvest Festival
Pecan picking is only held 2 days a year, on the June Long Weekend.
Visit us on the 8th & 9th of June this year!
In the meantime, you could book a Blacksmithing Course with us!
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The Orchard was originally full of Orange trees, but the original farmers Myra and Harold Hunt, re-planted Pecan trees in the 1980s.
Myra lived to be 100 years old and was our Great-Aunt.
Pecan trees can live and produce for hundreds of years.
Harvest is once a year in May-June.
There are 400 trees in the orchard.
Common wildlife that you can see on the farm: White Cockatoos, Black Cockatoos, Parrots, Kookaburras, Deer, Rabbits & Ducks.
Pecan trees are a species of Hickory.
The Orchard is home to a family of wild deer, who frequently pass through.
The orchard changes every season.
Buds start appearing in mid October and they fully bloom through November until March.
In April through June they turn a golden yellow colour, and drop their leaves as we harvest.
The trees are bare from July-October.