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Eat and Drink

Pick Your Own Fruit

Fruit never tastes better then when it is freshly picked, and with the array of orchards in the Waikato region offering ‘pick your own’ options, it makes for a great family day out.

Whether it’s strawberries, blueberries, apples or pears – check out the list of Waikato 'pick your own' locations below.

Please note: All locations listed are subject to individual stock and seasonal availability and opening hours (most only run from November – January). To avoid disappointment, we recommended checking their websites or phoning direct before visiting these locations.

Ruakura Berry Shop, Hamilton
Pick your own strawberries

Strawberry Farm at Punnet, Tamahere, Hamilton
Pick your own Strawberry & Strawberry tours
For pick your own strawberry enquiries phone: 07-859 1380.

Ryburn Gardens, Ruakura, Hamilton
Pick your own blueberries (First weekend of December 2021 to Mid-January 2022)

Lavender Backyard Garden, Hamilton
Pick your own Lavender & Blueberries

Tauwhare Berry Farm, Hamilton
Pick your own strawberries, raspberries and blackberries

Fruitdale Orchard, north of Hamilton
Pick your own strawberries, peaches, nectarines, tomatoes, blackberries, apples, pears (All produce listed is not always available)

Blueberry Country, Ohaupo
Pick your own blueberries

Whatawhata Berry Farm, Whatawhata
Pick your own strawberries

Monavale Blueberries, Cambridge
Pick your own organic blueberries

Berryfresh, Te Awamutu
Pick your own raspberries and blackberries

Matangi Persimmons, Matangi, Hamilton
Pick your own persimmons (Early May - mid-June)