• Australian Orchards
    Australian Orchards Australian owned family orchards - boutique summer fruits.
  • Bacchus Marsh
    Bacchus Marsh 40 minutes west of Melbourne, on the road to Daylesford and the Spa Country
  • Family Activity
    Family Activity Bring your guests to experience an Australian family orchard and pick their own fruit.
  • Family Orchard
    Family Orchard Paynes Orchards has been operated by the Payne family for generations.
  • Summer Autumn
    Summer Autumn Our picking season is November to May
  • Summer Fruit
    Summer Fruit We grow Cherries, Peaches, Berries, Nectaries, Apricots and Apples!

Open Saturday 17 November

9 November 2018 -- The cherries are starting to colour. Some will be ready for picking soon. We will open briefly for Pick-Your-Own cherries on Saturday 17 November.

Plan your Strawberries and Cherries Weekend 16, 17,18 November. All of Bacchus Marsh is getting ready for you :)

Autumn cherry trees

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Paynes Orchards is open in Summer and Autumn, whenever fruit has ripened ready for you to pick.

Drive in when the red and yellow fruit flags go out at the entrance, and signs indicates "OPEN”.

  • Pick your own visits - pick and buy your fruit fresh from the tree!
  • Choose from fresh produce in the sheds when available.
  • Our family has operated the Bacchus Marsh orchards for nearly 50 years.
  • We grow and sell direct to the public.
For specific current fruit selection please see the status box on the right, or like us on facebook.


Paynes Orchards is in the town Bacchus Marsh, 40 minutes west of Melbourne.

By road, take the Western Highway (sign-posted road to "Ballarat"), exit at Bacchus Marsh.

You can also take a train from Southern Cross station to Bacchus Marsh station.

» Click here for directions

Pick Your Own Fruit

Cherry picking

Pick your own cherries will start on Sat 17 Nov 2018 10AM-3PM
There are not enough for picking all weekend -
We will have to close once the first ripe fruit is all picked.

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Updated - 9 Nov 2018

372 Bacchus Marsh Road
Bacchus Marsh, VIC 3340