Located in Thirlmere, The Silm family began planting apple trees in the 1940’s and today the orchard has expanded into a grand total of around 23,000 trees including apples, peaches, nectarines and persimmons. The produce is sold through both the domestic and export markets when in season.
Don’t miss out on the opportunity to taste test their “Cedar Creek Black Label Apple Juice” a pure, 100% fruit, crushed and bottled juice right at the orchard throughout the year. Also available is the recently launched “Cedar Creek Cider”, a 100% Australian crafted cider that will give you a true taste of the region…and leave you wanting more!
Summer, Spring & Autumn
Shed Sales – The shed is open for seasonal fruit sales Monday – Friday from 8.30am to 4.30pm. Winter Hours (June to September) are from 9am to 4pm.
Fruit Picking – Seasonal fruit picking is a great activity for the whole family to get out into the orchard and experience where all of the beautiful produce comes from. Nectarines and peaches are picked throughout November-January, and Persimmons are available April-May.
Picking days are extremely popular and bookings are essential.
Farm Tours – Experience first-hand how the local Thirlmere orchard has expanded over 70 years to produce some of the finest and freshest fruits of the region. Tours are by appointment only, for available dates and times please contact Cedar Creek Orchard.
Cedar Creek Orchard is located at 269 Mulhollands Road, Thirlmere.
2019 Summer picking dates:
Sat 9TH Nov – Yellow nectarines
Sun 10th Nov – Yellow nectarines
Wed 13th Nov – Yellow nectarines
Sun 17th Nov. – Yellow nectarines
Fri 22nd Nov – White peaches & yellow nectarines
Sat 23rd Nov – White peaches, yellow & white nectarines
Sun 24th Nov – White peaches, yellow & white nectarines
Wed 27th Nov – White peaches, yellow & white nectarines
Sat 30th Nov – Yellow & white nectarines (potentially peaches)
Wed 4th Dec – Yellow nectarines
Sun 8th Dec – Yellow nectarines & should have white peaches,
Wed 11th Dec – White peaches & white nectarines
Late December and early January picking dates will be released closer to the time.