2.5 tonnes…..wowwww

Although the season finished early, we were still able to harvest a whopping 2.5 tonne of fruit which included 1 tonne of apples, 770 kgs of pears, 475 kgs of plum/nectarine & 255 kg of peach/lemons.This doesn’t include all the damaged fruit collected & donated to the local animal sanctuaries.Thanks again to our wonderful volunteer … Continue reading 2.5 tonnes…..wowwww

Whopping weekend harvest

One of our last harvests held was over the weekend of March 21/22 at two properties in Cambrian Hill & Durham Lead. Multiple Harvest Leaders & families picked 220 kg of apples & pears from Cambrian Hill & a whopping 500 kg of apples & pears from Durham Lead.These were the last fruit drop-offs made … Continue reading Whopping weekend harvest

100 year old Pear Tree

Another successful harvest, this time 33kgs of pears harvested from an 100 year old pear tree. All work was performed under the careful supervision of Toby, the extremely friendly Jack Russell cross. Rochelle from The Courier came and had a chat with Ellen so look out for a story about The Hidden Orchard in the … Continue reading 100 year old Pear Tree