Find a local pick your own farm here!

Looking for a local, pick-your-own farm in Australia Capital Territory (ACT), Australia,? Farms are open and safe! Scroll down this page and you will see the U-Pick farms in Australia Capital Territory (ACT), Australia,, sorted by county. Those that offer organic or sustainably grown produce are identified by the words "organic" and/or "sustainable" in Green, next to their name  (see "What does Organic mean?"). The U-pick crops they offer follow the name of the farm. To search the page for a specific crop, use Ctrl-F (or on an ipad or Mac, use their "search on this page" function) If they have a website, the name will be in blue and underlined; click on it and it will open their website. If you find anything outdated or inaccurate, see the customer and farmer menus (as appropriate) at the top menu bar to submit updates and corrections and help me keep each current!

New! Pricing information - I am building a pricing guide to help you know what the typical prices are for each crop. Let me know when you see price changes!
 If you are having a hard time finding canning lids, I've used these, and they're a great price & ship in 2 days.

New! Road tripping and camping is a great way to have a fun, safe and inexpensive family trip. The national and state parks and monuments are open, and campgrounds usually cost between $10 and $40 per night. September to November is the best camping weather.  See our new website Road Tripping and for tips, tricks, guides, checklists and info about parks, monuments and other places to visit.

Remember to always check with the farm's own website or Facebook page before you go - or call or email them if they don't have a website or Facebook page. Conditions at the farms and crops can change literally overnight, so if you want to avoid a wasted trip out there - check with the farm directly before you go! And if you know of any farms I missed and want to add a farm, please let me know!   I'm making updates for this year as fast as I can - if you find anything out-of-date, wrong or not working - please let me know! This website is supported by purchases you make through the links to products on Amazon. As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. This allows me to continue to maintain the website and make improvements!

What's in season in December 2021, and other timely information:

Notes for December 2021:Spring is here! Strawberries and other berries are coming in! See your area's crop availability calendar for more specific dates of upcoming crops. And see our guide to local fruit and vegetable festivals, such as tomato, corn, and more!

You may noticed the new appearance to the website! Simpler, cleaner and mobile-friendly! I'm rolling it out, page by page over the next 2 months. Everything is still here; such as home canning and freezing directions. You can access it from the drop down menus at the top of the page or the site search. If you have any questions or suggestions, feel free to write me!

Australia Capital Territory (ACT), Australia, U-Pick Farms and Orchards in 2021, by county

Click on the resources drop-down above, if you need a county map.  If you know of any other PYO farms I've missed, please write me via the Suggest a farm form (or if you own the farm, use the Add My Farm form).

Australia Harvest Calendar / Typical Crop Ripening Dates for Australia

If you want to start your own food business in Australia, at home or otherwise, see this page.

Keep in mind that the wildfires have devastated many farms and orchards. That, along with COVID, means many farms may not be open this year, or have restrictions.  Give them your support! New South Wales, Austriala PYO farm map

Australian Capital Territory (ACT)

  • Christmas Tree Keng - Christmas trees, Choose Your Own Christmas tree
    242 Shingle Hill Way Federal Highway, Canberra, ACT 2621. Phone: 62369689. Email: [email protected]. Directions: From Canberra: We are 15 mins from Canberra. To get here take the Federal Highway towards Goulburn. Go past the 2 overhead bridges. Immediately after Middleton VC Rest Area turn left onto Shingle Hill Way. We are 2.4 km on the right (242 Shingle Hill Way). Open: Weekends: 9am to 5pm Weekdays: 3pm to 6pm All other times please ring 62369689 for appointment or email us Christmas Trees: December 1 to December 24. Payment: Please email or ring us for this year's prices
  • Riverview Homestead And Hazelnuts - Uses natural growing practices, Hazelnuts
    1173 Wallaroo Rd Via Hall , Canberra , ACT 2618. Phone: 026-230-2637. Email: [email protected]. Directions: At Hall, ACT; Wallaroo Road is off Barton Highway. Riverview Hazelnuts is 11.73 kms from the Barton Highway. Open: Weekends from 7am to 7pm and weekdays by prior appointment. Fresh pick-your-own hazelnuts from late January to February each year. We use natural practices, but are not seeking organic certification. Payment: Cash, Visa/MasterCard.
  • Tanbella Orchard - apples and other fruit
    20A Beltana Road, Pialligo ACT 2609. Phone: +61 0490 401 683.  Email: [email protected].  Open:  Late January to late May,Thursday to Monday from 10am to 4pm, find us at 20a Beltana Road in Pialligo, pick up a bucket ($5) and start foraging for your fruit bowl ($7/kilo). (Prices are 2021). Honesty cart open all other days. Mainly apples but also some peaches, plums, quince and pears.  (UPDATED: May 27, 2010, by a visitor)

The listings are frequently updated, but often they don't tell us current prices, so the prices unless you see this year's update date.

Other Information

In addition to listings of U Pick farms, I hope the following pages are helpful to you!

Other Local Farm Products (Honey, Horses, Milk, Meat, Eggs, Etc.)
(NOT pick-your-own, unless they are also listed above)