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Chesterfield Farm

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Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Up close and personal!

Went with a range of kids (4) from 3 to 13. All of them enjoyed it. Wandered through the baby... read more

Reviewed 27 May 2018
Ardy W
Good farm

Visited this local farm for a family birthday and we have a very good day. All the animals you... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2018
Melbourne, Australia
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  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“tractor ride”(17 reviews)
“baby animals”(3 reviews)
“great farm”(2 reviews)
Chesterfield Farm is a fully working farm and an ideal place to take the family to experience rural farm life, open to the public 7 days a week. It is a site of great regional significance with one of the oldest buildings in the area and a long...more
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Eastlink Trail Ferntree Gully Rd, Scoresby, Victoria 3179, Australia
+61 13 19 63
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Reviewed 27 May 2018

Went with a range of kids (4) from 3 to 13. All of them enjoyed it. Wandered through the baby animal enclosure, past the plethora of chicken breeds. The little ones were delighted as the rooster crowed. Gaggle of ducks were lovely, the slumbering Maremma...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank Ardy W
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Visited this local farm for a family birthday and we have a very good day. All the animals you would expect to see on a farm with good access to view them. Some also allow patting. They have regular shows to explain farming life -...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank glenellis16
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

We had a great time looking at the animals, feeding some of them and walking around the farm. The tractor ride was fun. The cafe sells yummy farm milk. Overall, a good activity to show young children various animals in a non-zoo setting.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank hughies_online
Reviewed 30 January 2018

I have younger kids so we visited a lot of different farms and this is one of the better ones and not as expensive compared to the others. We have visited several times and with a slightly more variety of animals compared to the other...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Mona C
Reviewed 9 January 2018

We paid our entry tickets ($15 per adult & $9 for our child who had turned 3 on that day). In addition to the entry fee, we had to buy a ticket for the "tractor ride". This was little more than a 5-minute tour on...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank ulric2016
Reviewed 22 December 2017

My son has visited the place twice..Once with us and once with the school and I can remember him saying that he loves the place and won't mind going there again..Feeding of certain animals are allowed and kids can feel the animals as well.. Don't...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Chippyrk
Reviewed 16 December 2017

At the outset, parking was not well signed. Disabled parking was found near the entry point but there were no signs indicating that anything was available (I am a disabled driver). $30 for two adults and $9 for a three year old child was a...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank ulricjoh
Reviewed 19 November 2017

Yesterday I took my children and grandchildren for a visit and barbeque lunch. One branch of my family lives in rural NSW so I wasn't sure how much they would enjoy. I had taken a grandson there before and new I loved the Farm. Everyone...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Leanne W
Chesterfield3179, Owner at Chesterfield Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2017

Thankyou Leanne for your lovely review. It’s comments like these that keeps us motivated to run Chesterfield Farm the best we can..

Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Chesterfield farm is a must do for families with young kids! Great to see kids interacting with animals, something unique about the whole experience! Definitely recommend 5 star day out.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank ShaneB123
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed the walk around the farm. The animals looked healthy and well cared for.... beware of the spitting animals.lol We enjoyed the tractor ride and the pigs !

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Zeddypink
Chesterfield3179, Owner at Chesterfield Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2017

Thankyou for your lovely feedback..

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