What’s on cal

May
15
Sat
Autumn Harvest Festival | Rouse Hill House and Farm @ Rouse Hill House and Farm
May 15 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Meet some of Greater Sydney’s finest artisan producers and be inspired by the food history of Rouse Hill Estate as you taste, savour, browse, and shop from a handpicked selection of products, including jams and relishes, teas, cured meats, artisan bread, cheeses and more.

Discover the story behind your food, and listen to a range of fascinating talks and live food demonstrations. Explore the property and hear the stories that reveal the life of the estate over 160 years. Take a peek inside the historic house, view outbuildings, and meet farm animals. Or simply bring a picnic rug and enjoy the picturesque setting with a delicious spread from our ready-to-eat food vendors.

Autumn Harvest Festival

Plus learn all there is to know about pickling and fermenting with Cornersmith. Kids can also make traditional hand-rolled pasta to take home and try. Gin lovers can join Archie Rose Distilling Co in the Old Schoolhouse at Rouse Hill Estate for a guided tasting of five limited-edition Archie Rose gins (licensed event, ages 18+). Bookings essential for these ticketed workshops, see below to find out more.

Please note: this event takes place mostly outdoors. They’ll continue to monitor the latest NSW Public Health advice. Please read the COVID-19 conditions of entry before registering and check back for updates. They will also be posting event updates on this webpage and Facebook event page.

Pick Your Own Apples Season | Bilpin @ Bilpin - Pine Crest Orchard, TNT Produce, Bilpin Fruit Bowl
May 15 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Apple picking season started Australia Day long weekend in Bilpin and continues until May/ June. Plus, the Bilpin Markets is on Saturday from 10am to 12pm.

There are different varieties of apples available to pick at different times and farms. Below is a summary of the main PYO farms in Bilpin:

  • Shields Orchard – no entry fee, bookings required, open Friday to Sunday 10am to 3pm, apples you pick $3/kg
  • TNT Produce – Entry is $2 per person (children under 5 free), $5/kg for apples you pick, open weekends and public holidays from 10am to 4pm, farm animals, cash only
  • Bilpin Fruit Bowl (NO MORE APPLES) – Entry fee is $5 for adults and $3 for kids 3 to 15ys, open daily from 10am to 4pm. Apples you pick are $5/kg
  • Pine Crest Orchard (NO MORE APPLES) – no entry fee, apples you pick $5/kg, open weekends and public holidays from 10am to 4pm

PLEASE show the farmers respect by following the rules and not damaging their trees when visiting.

Apples TNT Produce
TNT Produce
May
16
Sun
Concord Farmers Market – 1st and 3rd Sunday of the Month @ Cintra Park Car Park
May 16 @ 8:30 am – 12:30 pm
Concord Farmers Market - 1st and 3rd Sunday of the Month @ Cintra Park Car Park | Concord | New South Wales | Australia

Concord Farmers Market is on the first and third Sunday of the month (except January) in Cintra Park Concord from 0830 to approximately 1230.

A great way to spend time with the family on a Sunday morning. Safe shopping in the open air. Free parking. Easy access. Kid friendly. Pet friendly.

The Market is managed and operated by the Rotary Club of Concord as a local community project. Management of the Market is on a voluntary basis with all proceeds going to the Rotary Club of Concord’s community projects.

The Market continues to grow in popularity. The organisers welcome suggestions from the public. And encourage applications from prospective stallholders to sell their produce, in accordance with the Market Rules for Stallholders at the Stallholder Registration page.

Pick Your Own Apples Season | Bilpin @ Bilpin - Pine Crest Orchard, TNT Produce, Bilpin Fruit Bowl
May 16 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Apple picking season started Australia Day long weekend in Bilpin and continues until May/ June. Plus, the Bilpin Markets is on Saturday from 10am to 12pm.

There are different varieties of apples available to pick at different times and farms. Below is a summary of the main PYO farms in Bilpin:

  • Shields Orchard – no entry fee, bookings required, open Friday to Sunday 10am to 3pm, apples you pick $3/kg
  • TNT Produce – Entry is $2 per person (children under 5 free), $5/kg for apples you pick, open weekends and public holidays from 10am to 4pm, farm animals, cash only
  • Bilpin Fruit Bowl (NO MORE APPLES) – Entry fee is $5 for adults and $3 for kids 3 to 15ys, open daily from 10am to 4pm. Apples you pick are $5/kg
  • Pine Crest Orchard (NO MORE APPLES) – no entry fee, apples you pick $5/kg, open weekends and public holidays from 10am to 4pm

PLEASE show the farmers respect by following the rules and not damaging their trees when visiting.

Apples TNT Produce
TNT Produce
May
22
Sat
Pick Your Own Apples Season | Bilpin @ Bilpin - Pine Crest Orchard, TNT Produce, Bilpin Fruit Bowl
May 22 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Apple picking season started Australia Day long weekend in Bilpin and continues until May/ June. Plus, the Bilpin Markets is on Saturday from 10am to 12pm.

There are different varieties of apples available to pick at different times and farms. Below is a summary of the main PYO farms in Bilpin:

  • Shields Orchard – no entry fee, bookings required, open Friday to Sunday 10am to 3pm, apples you pick $3/kg
  • TNT Produce – Entry is $2 per person (children under 5 free), $5/kg for apples you pick, open weekends and public holidays from 10am to 4pm, farm animals, cash only
  • Bilpin Fruit Bowl (NO MORE APPLES) – Entry fee is $5 for adults and $3 for kids 3 to 15ys, open daily from 10am to 4pm. Apples you pick are $5/kg
  • Pine Crest Orchard (NO MORE APPLES) – no entry fee, apples you pick $5/kg, open weekends and public holidays from 10am to 4pm

PLEASE show the farmers respect by following the rules and not damaging their trees when visiting.

Apples TNT Produce
TNT Produce
May
23
Sun
Pick Your Own Apples Season | Bilpin @ Bilpin - Pine Crest Orchard, TNT Produce, Bilpin Fruit Bowl
May 23 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Apple picking season started Australia Day long weekend in Bilpin and continues until May/ June. Plus, the Bilpin Markets is on Saturday from 10am to 12pm.

There are different varieties of apples available to pick at different times and farms. Below is a summary of the main PYO farms in Bilpin:

  • Shields Orchard – no entry fee, bookings required, open Friday to Sunday 10am to 3pm, apples you pick $3/kg
  • TNT Produce – Entry is $2 per person (children under 5 free), $5/kg for apples you pick, open weekends and public holidays from 10am to 4pm, farm animals, cash only
  • Bilpin Fruit Bowl (NO MORE APPLES) – Entry fee is $5 for adults and $3 for kids 3 to 15ys, open daily from 10am to 4pm. Apples you pick are $5/kg
  • Pine Crest Orchard (NO MORE APPLES) – no entry fee, apples you pick $5/kg, open weekends and public holidays from 10am to 4pm

PLEASE show the farmers respect by following the rules and not damaging their trees when visiting.

Apples TNT Produce
TNT Produce
May
27
Thu
Sweet Indulgence Dessert Festival | Blacktown @ pin Village Green, Flushcombe Road, Blacktown
May 27 @ 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Sweet Indulgence Dessert Festival | Blacktown @ pin Village Green, Flushcombe Road, Blacktown | Prospect | New South Wales | Australia

Oh sugar, it’s back! The dessert lover’s paradise ‘Sweet Indulgence’ is returning to Blacktown Festival!

Sugar lovers will flock to the Village Green to satisfy their sweet-tooths with mouth-watering creations from some of Sydney’s top, hand-picked dessert vendors. Donut miss out!

Stay tuned for the Sweet Indulgence food vendor line up!

May
29
Sat
Pick Your Own Mandarins | Fords Farm @ Fords Farm
May 29 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

Fords Farm re-opens for pick your own mandarins on 29th May 2021 and BOOKINGS ARE ESSENTIAL. Read our review to find out more about visiting Fords Farm.

Ford's Farm Pick Your Own Mandarin

Ford Farm has been a Pick Your Own orchard for 18 years. They charge an entry fee of $10 per car (this covers up to 6 people in your car), thereafter you only pay for the fruit you pick at $3 per kg.  Pick as many or few as you like.  Unfortunately if you do not have a booking you will not be allowed entry and walk-ins are not allowed.

All bookings will close 24 hrs before event when you will no longer be able to change or cancel the booking.  Should Ford Farm cancel bookings because they have no fruit left, they will arrange a refund of your booking fee.

Pick Your Own Apples Season | Bilpin @ Bilpin - Pine Crest Orchard, TNT Produce, Bilpin Fruit Bowl
May 29 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Apple picking season started Australia Day long weekend in Bilpin and continues until May/ June. Plus, the Bilpin Markets is on Saturday from 10am to 12pm.

There are different varieties of apples available to pick at different times and farms. Below is a summary of the main PYO farms in Bilpin:

  • Shields Orchard – no entry fee, bookings required, open Friday to Sunday 10am to 3pm, apples you pick $3/kg
  • TNT Produce – Entry is $2 per person (children under 5 free), $5/kg for apples you pick, open weekends and public holidays from 10am to 4pm, farm animals, cash only
  • Bilpin Fruit Bowl (NO MORE APPLES) – Entry fee is $5 for adults and $3 for kids 3 to 15ys, open daily from 10am to 4pm. Apples you pick are $5/kg
  • Pine Crest Orchard (NO MORE APPLES) – no entry fee, apples you pick $5/kg, open weekends and public holidays from 10am to 4pm

PLEASE show the farmers respect by following the rules and not damaging their trees when visiting.

Apples TNT Produce
TNT Produce
Pick Your Own Mandarins | Watkins Farm @ Watkins Family Farm
May 29 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Pick Your Own Mandarins | Watkins Farm @ Watkins Family Farm | Laughtondale | New South Wales | Australia

The farm gate at the Watkins Family Farm opens for the 2021 mandarin season on Saturday 29th May. And the trees are FULL of fruit!

Bring the kids for a great day out. There are farm pets to feed plus lots of chickens, fresh air, open spaces, pick your own (PYO) fruit.

  • Open each Saturday and Sunday through June and maybe July (until fruit is all picked)
  • Free Parking
  • Free entry to picnic and coffee area. Every adult needs to buy a bucket to go mandarin picking. Small buckets are $10, big ones $20. Children can share your bucket.
  • No need to book
  • Beautiful Imperial Mandarin orchard, with over 2,000 fruit trees in fresh and beautiful mountain valley setting
  • Just a short country drive from the charming village of Wisemans Ferry
  • Last bucket sales at 3.30pm, gates lock at 4pm
May
30
Sun
Pick Your Own Mandarins | Fords Farm @ Fords Farm
May 30 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

Fords Farm re-opens for pick your own mandarins on 29th May 2021 and BOOKINGS ARE ESSENTIAL. Read our review to find out more about visiting Fords Farm.

Ford's Farm Pick Your Own Mandarin

Ford Farm has been a Pick Your Own orchard for 18 years. They charge an entry fee of $10 per car (this covers up to 6 people in your car), thereafter you only pay for the fruit you pick at $3 per kg.  Pick as many or few as you like.  Unfortunately if you do not have a booking you will not be allowed entry and walk-ins are not allowed.

All bookings will close 24 hrs before event when you will no longer be able to change or cancel the booking.  Should Ford Farm cancel bookings because they have no fruit left, they will arrange a refund of your booking fee.

Pick Your Own Apples Season | Bilpin @ Bilpin - Pine Crest Orchard, TNT Produce, Bilpin Fruit Bowl
May 30 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Apple picking season started Australia Day long weekend in Bilpin and continues until May/ June. Plus, the Bilpin Markets is on Saturday from 10am to 12pm.

There are different varieties of apples available to pick at different times and farms. Below is a summary of the main PYO farms in Bilpin:

  • Shields Orchard – no entry fee, bookings required, open Friday to Sunday 10am to 3pm, apples you pick $3/kg
  • TNT Produce – Entry is $2 per person (children under 5 free), $5/kg for apples you pick, open weekends and public holidays from 10am to 4pm, farm animals, cash only
  • Bilpin Fruit Bowl (NO MORE APPLES) – Entry fee is $5 for adults and $3 for kids 3 to 15ys, open daily from 10am to 4pm. Apples you pick are $5/kg
  • Pine Crest Orchard (NO MORE APPLES) – no entry fee, apples you pick $5/kg, open weekends and public holidays from 10am to 4pm

PLEASE show the farmers respect by following the rules and not damaging their trees when visiting.

Apples TNT Produce
TNT Produce
Pick Your Own Mandarins | Watkins Farm @ Watkins Family Farm
May 30 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Pick Your Own Mandarins | Watkins Farm @ Watkins Family Farm | Laughtondale | New South Wales | Australia

The farm gate at the Watkins Family Farm opens for the 2021 mandarin season on Saturday 29th May. And the trees are FULL of fruit!

Bring the kids for a great day out. There are farm pets to feed plus lots of chickens, fresh air, open spaces, pick your own (PYO) fruit.

  • Open each Saturday and Sunday through June and maybe July (until fruit is all picked)
  • Free Parking
  • Free entry to picnic and coffee area. Every adult needs to buy a bucket to go mandarin picking. Small buckets are $10, big ones $20. Children can share your bucket.
  • No need to book
  • Beautiful Imperial Mandarin orchard, with over 2,000 fruit trees in fresh and beautiful mountain valley setting
  • Just a short country drive from the charming village of Wisemans Ferry
  • Last bucket sales at 3.30pm, gates lock at 4pm
Jun
5
Sat
Pick Your Own Mandarins | Fords Farm @ Fords Farm
Jun 5 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

Fords Farm re-opens for pick your own mandarins on 29th May 2021 and BOOKINGS ARE ESSENTIAL. Read our review to find out more about visiting Fords Farm.

Ford's Farm Pick Your Own Mandarin

Ford Farm has been a Pick Your Own orchard for 18 years. They charge an entry fee of $10 per car (this covers up to 6 people in your car), thereafter you only pay for the fruit you pick at $3 per kg.  Pick as many or few as you like.  Unfortunately if you do not have a booking you will not be allowed entry and walk-ins are not allowed.

All bookings will close 24 hrs before event when you will no longer be able to change or cancel the booking.  Should Ford Farm cancel bookings because they have no fruit left, they will arrange a refund of your booking fee.

Pick Your Own Apples Season | Bilpin @ Bilpin - Pine Crest Orchard, TNT Produce, Bilpin Fruit Bowl
Jun 5 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Apple picking season started Australia Day long weekend in Bilpin and continues until May/ June. Plus, the Bilpin Markets is on Saturday from 10am to 12pm.

There are different varieties of apples available to pick at different times and farms. Below is a summary of the main PYO farms in Bilpin:

  • Shields Orchard – no entry fee, bookings required, open Friday to Sunday 10am to 3pm, apples you pick $3/kg
  • TNT Produce – Entry is $2 per person (children under 5 free), $5/kg for apples you pick, open weekends and public holidays from 10am to 4pm, farm animals, cash only
  • Bilpin Fruit Bowl (NO MORE APPLES) – Entry fee is $5 for adults and $3 for kids 3 to 15ys, open daily from 10am to 4pm. Apples you pick are $5/kg
  • Pine Crest Orchard (NO MORE APPLES) – no entry fee, apples you pick $5/kg, open weekends and public holidays from 10am to 4pm

PLEASE show the farmers respect by following the rules and not damaging their trees when visiting.

Apples TNT Produce
TNT Produce
Pick Your Own Mandarins | Watkins Farm @ Watkins Family Farm
Jun 5 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Pick Your Own Mandarins | Watkins Farm @ Watkins Family Farm | Laughtondale | New South Wales | Australia

The farm gate at the Watkins Family Farm opens for the 2021 mandarin season on Saturday 29th May. And the trees are FULL of fruit!

Bring the kids for a great day out. There are farm pets to feed plus lots of chickens, fresh air, open spaces, pick your own (PYO) fruit.

  • Open each Saturday and Sunday through June and maybe July (until fruit is all picked)
  • Free Parking
  • Free entry to picnic and coffee area. Every adult needs to buy a bucket to go mandarin picking. Small buckets are $10, big ones $20. Children can share your bucket.
  • No need to book
  • Beautiful Imperial Mandarin orchard, with over 2,000 fruit trees in fresh and beautiful mountain valley setting
  • Just a short country drive from the charming village of Wisemans Ferry
  • Last bucket sales at 3.30pm, gates lock at 4pm
Pick Your Own Pecans | Central Coast (Somersby) @ The Pecan Lady
Jun 5 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Pick Your Own Pecans | Central Coast (Somersby) @ The Pecan Lady | Somersby | New South Wales | Australia

The Pecan Lady Orchard will be opening for a special pick your own session on Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th June from 10am to 4pm. BOOKINGS ARE ESSENTIAL!

The Pecan Lady Orchard is situated less than 3km from the Kariong interchange on the M1, and only a 15 minute drive from Gosford. And not too far from the beautiful Somersby Falls.

Pecans picked on the day will be weighed upon leaving the farm and charged at the special discounted rate on $10 per KG or $40 per bucket (can hold up to 5kg). The booking fee of $10 will be taken off your first 1kg of pecans picked. Once you’ve booked your spot we’ll email you all the necessary information for the day. This is a cash only event.

Aussie NightMarkets | Castle Hill Showground @ Castle Hill Showground
Jun 5 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Aussie NightMarkets | Castle Hill Showground @ Castle Hill Showground | Castle Hill | New South Wales | Australia

Castle Hill NightMarkets are on the the first Saturday of the month from 5PM to 10PM. Enjoy over 70+ food, dessert & retail vendors.

  • Castle Hill Showgrounds, Showground Road Castle Hill
  • FREE ENTRY ALL NIGHT – No tickets are being sold for this event
Jun
6
Sun
Pick Your Own Mandarins | Fords Farm @ Fords Farm
Jun 6 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

Fords Farm re-opens for pick your own mandarins on 29th May 2021 and BOOKINGS ARE ESSENTIAL. Read our review to find out more about visiting Fords Farm.

Ford's Farm Pick Your Own Mandarin

Ford Farm has been a Pick Your Own orchard for 18 years. They charge an entry fee of $10 per car (this covers up to 6 people in your car), thereafter you only pay for the fruit you pick at $3 per kg.  Pick as many or few as you like.  Unfortunately if you do not have a booking you will not be allowed entry and walk-ins are not allowed.

All bookings will close 24 hrs before event when you will no longer be able to change or cancel the booking.  Should Ford Farm cancel bookings because they have no fruit left, they will arrange a refund of your booking fee.

Concord Farmers Market – 1st and 3rd Sunday of the Month @ Cintra Park Car Park
Jun 6 @ 8:30 am – 12:30 pm
Concord Farmers Market - 1st and 3rd Sunday of the Month @ Cintra Park Car Park | Concord | New South Wales | Australia

Concord Farmers Market is on the first and third Sunday of the month (except January) in Cintra Park Concord from 0830 to approximately 1230.

A great way to spend time with the family on a Sunday morning. Safe shopping in the open air. Free parking. Easy access. Kid friendly. Pet friendly.

The Market is managed and operated by the Rotary Club of Concord as a local community project. Management of the Market is on a voluntary basis with all proceeds going to the Rotary Club of Concord’s community projects.

The Market continues to grow in popularity. The organisers welcome suggestions from the public. And encourage applications from prospective stallholders to sell their produce, in accordance with the Market Rules for Stallholders at the Stallholder Registration page.