The 27th Annual Open Day at Loriendale -
Discover and enjoy - this afternoon has become an annual
event for many Canberrans and an increasing number of people from interstate.
Take a drive into the country and discover the delights of
freshly picked orchard fruit and enjoy an afternoon in a relaxed setting.
Select from the varieties of
international and Australian apples and pears
Buy organic produce from
local producer stalls: farm vegetables, dried fruit, toffee apples and honey.
Watch the pressing of fresh
apple juice on the wooden apple press - C19th styled machine.
Enjoy a range of organic
foods - crepes served with Loriendale apple sauce and Devonshire teas served
with delicious scones, muffins or cakes.
Stroll through the orchard,
complete with free range bantam hens foraging among the trees.
Relaxing background music provided by local musicians and
Saturday 1st April 2017
1.30 - 5.00 pm
At "Loriendale Orchard"
Travel along the Barton Highway, north of Canberra
Turn right at Spring Range Road
(2km north of border between ACT/NSW)
Pictures of Apple Day 2010