Rayner’s Orchard offers fun, educational days out for school children.
A GREAT WAY FOR KIDS TO DISCOVER HEALTHY EATING
Most Kids don’t eat enough fruit and some kids don’t even like fruit. We help encourage kids to enjoy fruit by feeding them some of the best fruit they will ever experience!
Time and time again children visit our farm saying they don’t like fruit. We find if they are willing to try our fruit, they nearly always go home with a new found love of fruit.
WHAT SOME HAPPY STUDENTS HAVE TO DAY
I loved the fruit bottling. The pear was scrumptious! The pear was hard to cut because the knife was made out of plastic! We have to wait 4 weeks to eat them! It was so much fun.
When we went to Rayner’s Orchard we did lots of activities. My favourite was when we cut up the pears and put the syrup on top of them. First we got fresh pears and put them on our chopping board. Next we cleaned the pears by taking the skin off and chopping the ends off
At the orchard we tried 3 different types of fruit. The first fruit we tried was called a Pepino. It had a nice taste. The second one we tried was my favourite. It was called a feijoa. They were juicy, fresh, yummy and delightful to eat. The last fruit was the tamarillos which I didn’t
On the bus ride I felt nervous. My tummy had butterflies swirling around like chaos. I said to myself, “Where are we”? Then we were at Lilydale and then on Schoolhouse road. It took one hour and 40 minutes to get there. In the window I saw some beautiful trees and a magnificent view. I
TAILORED EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMES TO SUIT TEACHERS’ REQUIREMENTS
All schools programs are flexible and can be arranged to suit your requirements. Suggested topics include: