Registration
#HortCon24

Off-Site
Farm Tours

OFF-SITE TOURS

Melbourne Market Epping/Farm Tours

The Off-Site Bus Tours are a must-attend event for any industry professional, affording you the opportunity to tour a range of properties and facilities depending on which you select. These include the Melbourne Market Epping, as well as leading Victorian horticulture producers' farming operations.

There will be three farm tours this year: the Western Farm Tour, the Yarra Valley Farm Tour and the Mornington Peninsula Farm Tour. To conclude the event, you will be chauffeured back to the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre.

Date

3 June 2024 (Mon)

Time

0400-1600 (Tour dependant)

Tour Cost

$150 inc. GST

Catering

Breakfast/Coffee & Lunch/Refreshments


Please note, if you have already purchased Hort Connections 2024 Passes, you will need to run through the Registration Portal again. Simply select 'Day Passes and individual function registration' after entering your details and then select 'I do not wish to attend any of these events' on the 'Day Passes and individual function registration' page. This will progress you to the Off-Site Tours selection where you can purchase Farm Tour tickets. DO NOT purchase duplicate passes for any event.

Bacchus Marsh & Werribee Farm Tour

Bus Tour Itinerary - SOLD OUT

TIME
ACTIVITY

6:45am

Arrive at Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre (MCEC)

7:00am

Depart from MCEC

8:00am

Arrive at Boomaroo Nurseries (Lara, VIC) - Morning Tea provided

9:45am

Depart from Boomaroo Nurseries

10:30am

Arrive at Tripod Farmers (Bacchus Marsh, VIC)

12:45pm

Depart from Tripod Farmers

12:55pm

Arrive at Boratto Farms (Maddingley, VIC) - Lunch provided

3:00pm

Depart from Boratto Farms

4:00pm

Arrive at MCEC

Epping Market & Yarra Valley Farm Tour

Bus Tour Itinerary - SOLD OUT

Proudly sponsored by:

TIME
ACTIVITY

5:00am

Arrive at Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre (MCEC)

5:15am

Depart from MCEC

6:00am

Arrive at Melbourne Markets (Epping, VIC) - Morning Tea provided

7:30am

Depart from Melbourne Markets

8:30am

Arrive at Fresh Berry Co (Coldstream, VIC)

10:00am

Depart from Fresh Berry Co

10:05am

Arrive at Red Rich Fruits (Coldstream, VIC)

12:05pm

Depart from Red Rich Fruits

12:10pm

Arrive at St Huberts Vineyard (Coldstream, VIC) - Lunch provided

2:00pm

Depart from St Huberts Vineyard

3:00pm

Arrive at MCEC

Mornington Peninsula Farm Tour

Bus Tour Itinerary - SOLD OUT

TIME
ACTIVITY

6:45am

Arrive at Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre (MCEC)

7:00am

Depart from MCEC

8:00am

Arrive at Butler Market Gardens (Lyndhurst, VIC) - Morning Tea provided

9:45am

Depart from Butler Market Gardens

10:10am

Arrive at Peter Schreurs & Sons (Devon Meadows, VIC)

11:30am

Depart from Peter Schreurs & Sons

11:45am

Arrive at Gazzola Farms (Somerville, VIC) - Lunch provided

1:45am

Depart from Gazzola Farms

2:45pm

Arrive at MCEC

Tour Victoria's finest horticulture operations

Check out leading Victorian horticulture production and growing operations, with 3 different regions to select from.


BOOK NOW

NOT INCLUDED IN A CONFERENCE ACCESS PASS

Network with Growers outside of your region or explore what those around you are doing, the HC24 Farm Tours promise to be a great experience.

REGISTRATION