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Collingwood Children's Farm

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18 St Heliers St, Fitzroy, Yarra, Victoria 3067, Australia
+61 3 9417 5806
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  • Excellent48%
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  • Average8%
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“guinea pigs” (50 reviews)
“city kids” (11 reviews)
18 St Heliers St, Fitzroy, Yarra, Victoria 3067, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Collingwood Childrens Farm is a lovely place to visit with young friends and family. The location on the banks of the Yarra and near the old Convent is lovely and the ready availability of good food and drink a bonus. The children's farm is...More

Thank Helen P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have visited here twice with our wee granddaughter and have thoroughly enjoyed our time here. The small farm is beautifully set out without being overly formal. The barn experiences (cow milking and brushing, holding guinea pigs) were lovely especially for the pre--schoolers.We travelled by...More

Thank Janelizabeth56
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was recommended to come to this place. No regrets. Kids loved it. Lots of animals, friendly staff and good experience. Cafe had some really good food as well.

Thank DNeshJ
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

One of the best inner city family days you can have. Lots of animals, friendly staff and good experience.

Thank RaceHor5es
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Who would have thought that such a magical place even existed in the heart of such a major city? This place is delightful! You have 2 options when you visit this magical place. The first is to enjoy from the paved footpath that runs through...More

Thank Marcel C
Reviewed 3 October 2017

$20 entry fee for families to pat a big cow, see four to five sheep in a massive open pen, catch some birds in cages, get up-close to a peacock in the hopes of not being pecked, and possibly pet some cute but smelly guinea...More

Thank Gavin M
Reviewed 28 September 2017

Collingwood Children's Farm is a decent afternoon out for families with young children, approximately 10-15 minutes from Melbourne CBD. While there are plenty of farm animals for the kids to see there isn't necessarily the most intriguing variety to interest adults or the older kids...More

Thank dso1uk
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Brought my son - 6 year old to the children farm to expose him to the animals. There are activities organised like milking cow, feeding guinea pig that is suitable for children to enjoy and have fun. My son really enjoyed the place and wanted...More

Thank ruby172017
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Had high hopes for the Collingwood Children's Farm but I must admit it was quite disappointing... For starters, I think the place needs some upgrading - there were only a few chickens, geese and a peacock roaming around, while some rather unclean pens housed pigs...More

Thank RobynCL11
Reviewed 8 September 2017

I had not been to the Children's Farm for years but one cold and wet August Saturday I was there. The animals and gardens never fail to attract the interest of people of all ages. Despite the weather it was a good morning, checking out...More

Thank Atauro
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Response from Steve P | Reviewed this property |
Follow Henry R advice to get there by public transport. Otherwise if you drive take Punt Road North which becomes Hoddle Street. At Johnson Street take a right until you get 1 block before the Yarra River. Take another right... More
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17 February 2017|
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Response from Steve S | Reviewed this property |
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