Updated 15 March 2021

Your guide to where all the delicious choccy goodies are around the Yarra Valley and Dandenong Ranges. 

Easter Egg Hunt at Warratina Lavender Farm

Warratina Lavender Farm’s Easter Egg Hunt will be held on Easter Saturday & Easter Sunday (morning and afternoon sessions

Each child gets an Easter Bunny stamped on their hand on arrival and handed a map of our farm to go hunting! There are 4 egg tokens to search for, and once all are found, kids will receive a bunch of chocolate eggs, of all sizes to enjoy.

Whilst the kids go hunting, parents can enjoy browsing through our gardens.

Our tearoom will also be open serving our famous lavender scones and ice-cream, as well as, delicious sweet and savoury dishes, even including a lavender twist!

Tickets for participating in the Easter Egg Hunt are $10, and suitable for kids 12 and under. Entry for adults is free.

Dogs are welcome on leads as always, however, cannot participate in the egg hunt!

For more information

Warratina Lavender Farm

 

EASTER WONDERLAND at the Yarra Valley Chocolaterie and Ice Creamery

Be amazed by Yarra Valley Chocolaterie display of over 30,000 hand-crafted Easter products - from small to extra large eggs, fun freckled eggs, decedent truffles and whimsical chocolate figurines including bunnies, all using the finest quality courverture chocolate.

Meander through the orchard to discover a pop-up Wonderland amidst our picturesque 40 acres with a fun line up of egg-citing activities for kids to enjoy – including a Water Balloon Throwing competition, a Chocolate River with a Spinning Wheel and Scavenger Hunt. 

The Easter Bunnies will be on hand to join in the fun with photos and free Easter Eggs for little chocolate lovers who participate in the activities.

10:00am to 4:00pm on Good Friday, Easter Saturday and Easter Sunday.

The traditional Yarra Valley Chocolaterie Easter Hunts have a new twist this year to keep everyone COVID safe in  the beautiful grounds.  Every child receives a divine Chocolaterie Easter Gift Box choc full of eggs and mini bunnies! Kids will search for clues under colourful tin pails dotted throughout the 300 fruit tree orchard. Bring four different clues to the Easter Bunnies and  receive a special Easter Gift Box complete with two different chocolate eggs, two mini bunnies and three miniature solid eggs.

Bookings are a must, tickets are $6.50 per child 12 years and under for hunts on:

  • Good Friday Egg Hunt — at 10am and 11.30am
  • Easter Saturday Egg Hunt — at 10am and 11.30am
  • Easter Sunday Egg Hunt — at 10am and 11.30am
     

For more information

Yarra Valley Chocolaterie and Ice Creamery

 

Jay berries

Easter Egg Hunts and raffles at Jay Berries

Visit the Jay Berries farm for Easter festivities and  U-Pick on Easter weekend – tickets required, this includes kids of all ages.

Entry for the Easter festivities is free but if you wish to do U-Pick you must pay the U-Pick entry fee at the counter.

Easter program:

8:30am – Jay Berries gates open

9:00am-10:30am – Egg hunt registration

11:00am – Easter egg hunt

4:30pm – Jay Berries gates close

Raffle tickets will be on sale from open to close of Jay Berries. Winners will be announced on our Facebook, Instagram and website on the 6 April.

Egg hunt is for ages 0-16 years, an Easter egg bag will be provided at egg hunt registration. Entry into Jay Berries on Easter Sunday and Easter Monday will be ticketed and numbers will be limited.

For more infomation

Jay Berries

Easter School Holidays Fun at SkyHigh Mount Dandenong

SkyHigh has free school holiday activities for the kids 

Every day there’s so much happening; meet animals up close, take part in treasure hunts, enjoy a pony ride, some music or mini golf.

 There won't be an Easter egg hunt this year (because of the Covid restrictions) but  the Easter Bunny will be handing out Easter eggs on Easter Sunday from 10am to 12pm.

The fun activities and games change every day, so make sure you check the daily activities and times  . All the activities are free of charge and designed for children between 5 and 12 years old. A gate fee l applies for all vehicles.

Dine in at the SkyHigh restaurant while the kids can enjoy the awesome fun on top of the mountain, or grab a bite to eat or coffee and cake at the kiosk.

Plus the SkyHigh Maze is open every day from 11:00pm to 5:00pm – Entry fees apply for the maze.

For more information

SkyHigh Mount Dandenong

 

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