Peninsula Visitors Guide, Summer 2014, Page 030 (transcription)

Attractions at a Glance Peninsula Visitor .
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Summer 2013-2014 the Sunny Ridge strawberry season is upon us once again.
Startingon Friday november 1st 2013 and running until the end of april 2014, you can pick your own sweetstrawberries fresh from our fields daily from 9am 4.30pm.
new to this season is the concept of twilight Picking which will be available on thursday nights throughout January until 8.00pmstarting on January 2nd.
taking some of the stress out of the day, it will suit anyone looking who wouldlike to pick their strawberries ina relaxing atmosphere and coolerevening weather.
Our extended liquor licence meansvisitors will also be able to reward their efforts with one of Rebello s cheeky Rascal cider range.
For those who prefer theirberries picked for them, ourretail shop sells farm grownseasonal produce throughout theyear including strawberries and long stems, available untilchristmas , blueberries, blackberries and raspberries.
along with the start of the strawberry season, november the 1st will also see the introduction of our Summer Menu featuring allthe old Sunny Ridge favourites andsome new editions like our cookie ice cream sandwich, tasting plate coffee chocolate pod.
Beyond the Berry - Our first cookbook, called Beyond the Berry is due out in mid December.
Made in production with empire creative, the book is filled with recipes sourcedfrom all over the world and includes traditional favourites like muffins, cookies and strawberry jam alongside recipes created especially forthe book.
Beyond the Berry will be available from the Sunny RidgeStrawberry Farm shop and online atwww.sunnyridge.com.au ShopOnline Sunny Ridge Strawberry Farm isopen daily during the strawberryseason nov to april 9am 5pm.
For those wanting to pickstrawberries, we recommend callingprior to confirm availability 03 5989 4500 .
closed christmas Day, new Years Day and Good Friday StRawBeRRY PickinG SeaSOn ART GALLERIES Antique CENTRES The Peninsula is a treasure-trove of fine art galleries antiques, from the major public regional galleries in Mornington and Langwarrin to the myriad of high quality smaller private galleries and antique shops and centres scattered throughout the region.
See pages 48-57ARTHURS SEAT Fabulous lookout once your on top of the world there s walking trails seawinds gardens to explore.
ASHCOMBE MAZE LAVENDER GARDENS Red Hill Road, Shoreham Ph.5989 8387 Open daily from 10am Lose yourself the children in one of Australia s largest hedge mazes.
The complex is a botanical delight, also featuring a rose maze, tinkling waterways, formal gardens a forest of trees from around the world.
Tearoom caf terrace serve refreshments all day.
BONEO MAZE and WETLANDS CENTRE 695 Limestone Rd, Fingal.
5988 6385 Open every day except Christmas Day 10am-5pm.
Hedge Mazes Garden Chess Gardens Bird Life Caf Gift shop 2km boardwalks 15 acres of swamp wetlands and new garden mini golf adverture zone.
THE BRIARS PARK Nepean Highway, Mt Martha Ph.
5974 3686 Open daily 9am-5pm homestead open 10am-4pm Closed Dec 25 Good Friday.
Settled by Europeans in the 1840s, The Briars incorporates an 1850s homestead with its acclaimed Napoleonic collection surrounding 8 hectares of lawns, gardens and trees.Enjoy meals or refreshment in the converted stables, watch birds from the wetland hides or stroll on well defined woodland trails.
CAPE SCHANCK BOARDWALK Cape Schanck Road, Cape Schanck - Open daily From the cliff top lookout you descend via a well constructed staircase on a journey to the wild Bass Strait coastline which will stimulate the senses in most weather.
The red capped lighthouse has been winking out its signal since 1857 Heronswood The magnificent bluestone homestead was built in 1871 on the slopes of the Arthurs Seat range overlooking Port Phillip Bay.
The cottage gardens in eight separate sections have been established on the original 1870 s plantings and feature annuals and perennials which are at their best between October April.
105 LaTrobe Pde, Dromana 5984 7318HORSE-RIDING Gunnamatta Trail and Ocean Beach Rides 5988 6755 Arthurs Seat Trail Rides 5989 2766Horseback Winery Tours Unique in the world.
Ride the beautiful trails of the Red Hill Winery Region, taste award winning wines.
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5989 6119 356 Shands Rd, Main Ridge See pages 117 for detailsMcClelland Gallery Sculpture Park Set in 16 hectares of bush and landscaped gardens, this unique sculpture park showcases over 60 sculptures by major Australian sculptors.
390 McClelland Dve Langwarrin ph.
03 9789 1671Moonlit Sanctuary 550 Tyabb Tooradin Rd Pearcedale.
Ph 03 5978 7935.
Voted Victoria s best wildlife park day or night.
Open daily 10am-5pm.
mornington peninsula regional gallery Serious art without the serious attitude.
Civic Reserve, Dunns Rd, Mornington.
Open Tuesday - Sunday 10am-5pm.
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