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Chesterfield Farm

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Eastlink Trail Ferntree Gully Rd, Scoresby, Victoria 3179, Australia
+61 13 19 63
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Great Family Day Out!!!!

Chesterfield farm is a must do for families with young kids! Great to see kids interacting with... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Shane B
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Melbourne, Australia
via mobile
Lovely walk around

We enjoyed the walk around the farm. The animals looked healthy and well cared for.... beware of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Zeddypink
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Melbourne, Australia
via mobile
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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 history of European settlement. Watch working dogs, milking and sheep shearing demonstrations in the all-weather show barn. Children can also pat and handle animals in the nursery. With barbecues, picnic tables and toilets, it is a great place to relax over lunch. The activities and animals at Chesterfield Farm will provide much enjoyment, and a real hands-on experience of farm life. The farm also caters for Birthday Parties, School & Kinder Excursions, Mother's Groups and Playgroups, Christmas Parties and more. Entry fees apply at Chesterfield Farm and concession and family tickets are available. The farm is located off Ferntree Gully Road in Scoresby.
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tractor ride” (13 reviews)
“cow milking” (4 reviews)
“farm animals” (4 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Eastlink Trail Ferntree Gully Rd, Scoresby, Victoria 3179, Australia
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+61 13 19 63
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Reviewed 2 days ago 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.

Thank Shane B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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 !

Thank Zeddypink
Chesterfield3179, Owner at Chesterfield Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thankyou for your lovely feedback..

Reviewed 20 June 2017

Always a lovely day out, winter or summer. The baby animals shed for the kiddies to get in and have a cuddle with lambs, baby cows and pigs is gorgeous. The sheepdog show is also very interesting and what toddler doesn't love a tractor ride?...More

Thank Wendy C
Reviewed 13 April 2017

This is an easy to access farm in the suburbs. There are quite a few animals to see and it is much better to get a yearly pass than purchase a one day ticket. There are always animals to hold or pat in the nursery....More

Thank paws71
Reviewed 1 April 2017

I came here many years ago when my kids were little but returned recently with a girlfriend and her young ones. Wow. It had changed. What was a fabulous working farm seems to have gone down hill. It was disappointing to see that the animals...More

5  Thank UrbanDrifter
Reviewed 2 March 2017

a bit pricey for a children's farm, but highly worth it. I thoroughly enjoyed my time at the farm. For an extra gold coin, animal food could be purchased. There were so many animals all very happy to be fed by humans. Other than the...More

1  Thank Heida101
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

I don't know if it's lack of finances or lack of staff but Chesterfield farm needs to step up. The animal enclosures were very dirty and looked liked they hadn't been cleaned in a long time. The animals looked sickly. Being a warm day it...More

2  Thank EmilyHeath
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

A nice weekend activity with the young children. Plenty of opportunities for animal feeding and getting up close and personal with horses, ponies, rabbits, goats and pigs. The tractor ride is worth it.

1  Thank Jun Keat C
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Visited for a couple of hours. My toddler loved the place and was happy running around and looking at the birds and animals, especially the peacock. Nice place to visit for a couple of hours.

2  Thank AbhijitGhate
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Not at all impressed with the attitude of the staff at this farm attraction. While most of the animals are in great health and look very happy the farm could do with a general tidy up. They have a lamb on display in a yard...More

3  Thank Kate B
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