Numerous berry farms surrounding Pennyroyal Valley offer pick your own (PYO) berries. Apart from being scrumptious, PYO is a lot of fun, especially for the littler ones. Fill your buckets with vine fresh strawberries, raspberries, boysenberries and bramble berries within the November to March season. Pennyroyal Raspberry Farm is the oldest working berry farm in the south west of Victoria and grows everything organically.
After working up a country appetite, most of the berry farms have an onsite cafes that know just the trick.
Open to public berry farms in the Otway region include:
Gentle Annie Berry Gardens and Farmhouse Cafe
Pick-your-own berry and fruit farm using organic practices. Licensed café with a local and sustainable approach offering lunches, Devonshire teas, home baked cakes and espresso coffee. Produce store with home-made jams, chutneys and honey.
Open for BERRY PICKING and FOOD Monday to Sunday: 10am - 5pm (Dec & Jan) Thursday to Monday: 10am - 5pm (Nov - Apr)
Address: 520 Pennyroyal Valley Rd, Pennyroyal
Pennyroyal Raspberry Farm & Cidery
Since 1985. Organic PYO berries and Teahouse in season. Light lunches, Devonshire teas, artisan preserves. Real cider – “Crucible” – and farm made berry Gins. Fully self contained cottages available all year.
Open for BERRY PICKING and FOOD Monday - Sunday: 10am - 5pm (Dec - Jan)
Address: 115 Division Rd, Murroon