Chestnut Season has started

Chestnuts have begun to fall. Our first nuts were harvested on the 15th of March.. We expect the season to last until late May. So, if you are planning to join us on Pick Your Own, you have few weeks to plan your trip. This year we have two NEW additions to our range...

Chestnut Brae COVID 19 policy

To prevent getting infected, maintain basic hand and respiratory hygiene and safe food practices and avoid close contact with anyone showing symptoms of respiratory illness such as coughing and sneezing.  Surabhi Gupta Chestnut Brae disinfect the farmstay before and...

Health Benefits of Chestnut Honey

It has taken us 6 years but we finally have our first production of chestnut honey.  We have our own hives and we managed to get a rather nice Chestnut Orchard Honey from our two hives, but it took an expert, he has a doctorate in honey production, to produce our...

Make your own beauty products from the garden – workshop

Learn how to use herbs from the garden to create your own range of health and beauty products. Day One:  Saturday 16th November  2019  Learn and Extract Day Two:  Saturday 7th December  2019  Make and Use (follows on from Day One) Programme: Day One – Learn and...

Marketing is Childs Play

Keeping children happy on the farm used to be a case of setting up a purpose built play area that was safe and secure and the kids would be happy all day long. That is not the case anymore, children’s expectations and demands have increased and we need to keep pace...

Our Chestnut Ale wows Trevor

Destination WA at The Cidery in Bridgetown this week when Trevor Cochrane gets to taste our Chestnut Ale that Blackwood Valley Brewing make for us.  We are thrilled to see that Trevor is wowed by our Chestnut Ale. Although of course it is not surprise to all of us...

So excited … Chestnut Brae is a finalist!

We are tickled pink on becoming a finalist in the 2019 Perth Airport Western Australian Tourism Awards in the Excellence in Food Tourism category. Keep your fingers and toes crossed for us please.  All winners and medallists will be announced at the Gala Dinner which...