Planting is April to June, harvest begins early November to New Year. Best time to see garlic in the field is before harvest in October when the plants really display their varietal differences. Book a farm visit Self serve Farm Gate Garlic sales from December through summer.
We are 8 minutes drive from our 'capital' Currie or 10-20 minutes drive to Grassy or Naracoopa townships. www.kingisland.org.au see 'EXPERIENCES' tab
If you would like to see and learn more join us for an enjoyable walk and interpretive talk
FROGSHACK FARM WALK
Growing great garlic isn't all that happens here! We have created a beautiful and productive farm which hosts
Wetlands & Wild Things, Vegies, Garlic & Fruity Groves Native shrubs & Lovely Trees, Bugs, Botany, Birds & Bees ...and a house growing from stone & straw
For nature enthusiasts, gardeners, farmers, photographers, botanists & birdwatchers.
Over the years we have planted hundreds of native King Island trees & shrubs, propagated on the farm, to create our 'King Island Lost Forests Walk' which now attracts a host of birds, bugs, wildlife, water creatures & other curious visitors...like you!
FARM WALKS We can tailor a visit to suit small groups, depending on the season and your interests. BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL Children welcome under supervision, water dams nearby. No pets please. email@example.com