Hawkes Farm and farmgate store is not only famous for selling their own farm grown product in Boneo, but also a wide range of fruit, vegetables and other gourmet products. For many, it's a one-stop shop for their pantry needs. Best of all, their food truck is open on the weekends cooking their famous thrice cooked hot chips - hand-cut from their own potatoes grown on the farm. The veggie patch is the perfect place to sit and enjoy their delicious coffee & treats, and kids will love their 1970s Farmall tractor that takes pride of place.
Nestled into the verdant hills of Main Ridge amid volcanic soil and with perfect climatic conditions, lies 300 acres of strawberry fields – Sunny Ridge Strawberry Farm. First settled by Pietro Gallace, father of current owner, Mick – Pietro planted apples, but soon discovered that the conditions in the area were perfectly suited for strawberries.
Neville Mock's Biodynamic orchard has been a family business for four generations. Neville's great, great grandfather established the family farm in 1895 in East Burwood.
Nothing says Christmas time in Australia like a big bowl of summer-scented cherries. There is a unique quality to the soil of the Mornington Peninsula, which, along with the cool climate allows the cherries and berries of this region to flourish.
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