Catania Fruit Salad Farm
Farm 43 Cox Road , Hanwood NSW 2680
Experience life on a fruit-salad farm. More than 60 types of fruit and nut trees are grown on this family block. A tour with Sharon is both informative and entertaining and you'll leave knowing all about the history of the region. Located just 8 kilometres from Griffith.
Stop by Catania Fruit Salad Farm and join the guided farm tour at 1.30pm (operates Monday through to Saturday inclusive).
Your journey begins with a look in the original mud brick home built in 1912, one of the earliest houses in the region. Then you board a rustic mini bus for the tour around the orchard. Sharon and Joe are passionate about their farm and sharing their knowledge. You'll gain insight into the history of the Murrumbidgee Irrigation Area and you'll learn the story of the prune.
The tour includes samples of whatever is in season - grapes, plums, figs plus dried nuts, honey and jams. A great way to spend a couple of hours.
Farm Cottage Accommodation
A quaint three bedroom fully self-contained cottage is an ideal place to stop and relax. Perfect for couples, families, friends or those on business looking for tranquility and a peaceful rural setting. Enjoy the views across the vineyard, and study the stars at night.
The cottage can accommodate up to 7 people at one time.
Features: air conditioning, heating and under cover parking, the cottage offers visitors a quiet alternative.