10.30am – Intro & welcome. 11.00am Industry history, research & variety data, tour through variety trial block, harvest fresh nuts in season
12.00pm Lunch (BYO), drinks supplied, sample fresh natural (Raw) & roasted macadamias & taste the difference between the varieties. Power Point with industry facts & figures, costs & returns.
1.00pm View hand harvester & de-husker, composting bins, advice on variety choice and orchard planning 1.30pm-2.30pm – for commercial growers; tour TML’s organic orchard with new, 10, 15, 20 & 26 year-old trees in 4 separate blocks.
What products are available on the day?
Range of delicious macadamia products (Shop) discounted if pre-ordered and collected at the Field Day plus:
- $5/bag of fresh nut in husk, self-harvested at Field Day (2kg bags) in Harvest season only.
What do I need to do to attend?
- Register on the form below – you will be emailed a ‘Welcome Pack’ within 24 hours of registering.
- If you’re interested in growing commercially, please also complete and submit the ‘Base Info Form‘
- Bring a plan of your block if applicable, camera, notebook, walking shoes, hat, water bottle.