Run Through Fields Of Lavender At These NSW Lavender Farms
From curing headaches to assisting with insomnia, mental health issues and even hair loss, is there anything lavender can’t do? Lavender is part of the mint family and is a gloriously colourful flowering plant that has some pretty impressive health benefits and aromatherapy perks, not to mention it smells incredible!
Peak lavender season is in December and January, when they are in full glorious bloom, but the farms are still a special place to visit at any time of year.
If you’ve ever dreamt of running through a field of lovely purple lavender, lavender farms exist in NSW and are open to the public. Time to up your gram game!
Crystal Brook Gardens & Lavender Farm
Located just outside the quaint village of Laggan NSW, Crystal Brook Gardens & Lavender Farm is a great Sunday drive with the family. Crystal Brook’s peak lavender season is in December and January but the lovely grounds and the 9 unique gardens on display are stunning to visit all year round. They also have an onsite Parisian-style café and shop selling lavender products and yummy jams and chutneys.
Location: 257 Tyrl Tyrl Road, Laggan
Visit the Crystal Brook Gardens & Lavender Farm website for more information.
Herbicos Lavender Farm
Rolling fields of blooming lavender, farm animals, a kids’ playground, spa, and even ping-pong, Herbicos Lavender Farm certainly offers up the goods for visiting families. Located in picturesque Thirlmere, Herbicos Lavender Farm is spread out across 25 hectares of thriving land and is known for producing some of Australia’s most nourishing lavender products.
Location: 440 Mulholland Road, Thirlmere
For more information on Herbicos Lavender Farm visit their website.
Maryvale Lavender Farm
Here's your chance to see a working lavender farm in action! Maryvale Lavender Farm is located in Coolagolite on the stunning Sapphire Coast and is home to an impressive 10,000 lavender plants. The farm is also home to gorgeous macadamia trees, pecan trees, fruit trees and tonnes of antique collectibles for antique fans. Visitors to the farm are welcome to visit any time of the year and can go home with quite a nice handful of locally made lavender products as well as jams, pickles, candles and even glass goods.
Location: 821 Cobargo Bermagui Road, Coolagolite
To find out more visiting Maryvale Lavender Farm, visit their website.
Rustique Lavender Farm
If you're looking to stretch your driving legs and head a bit further afield, Rustique Lavender Farm near Wagga Wagga is a charming and rustic country outing. Growing plenty of lavender and heritage roses to ogle the eyes, a trip to Rustique Lavender Farm will get the family off the beaten track and out into pure nature for a few hours. All Rustique's handmade lavender products are available at the gift shop and who knows, you might get a visit from some of their friendly alpacas while visiting!
Location: 7979 Tumbarumba Road, Wagga Wagga
For more information on Rustique Lavender Farm, visit their website.
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