"Mornings really are best, before the day warms up - cherries will keep longer if picked while still cool," Ingrids says. "We'll loan you a picking lug and harness so you can pick like a pro."
To save on waste, visitors are encouraged to bring their own boxes or an esky to take their cherries home. "It also helps us to keep prices low as we're not needing to charge you for a box that you may not want," Ingrid says. "When choosing an esky or carton, a wide, shallow shape is best so the cherries at the bottom don't get squashed."
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"Pick Your Own" Days at the Orchard