Upcoming Events:Basils Farm Events

Basils Farm Events

Basils Farm provides the ideal location for special events and educational workshops. Enjoy outdoor activities such as self-guided walks, food foraging in the native conservation land, or join one of our regular gardening or art workshops.

For food and wine lovers, we also hold dinners with winemaker Ray Nadeson, cooking classes with guest chefs and wine and food matching experiences.

Basils Farm is also the perfect choice for those looking for a venue with a difference. With stunning views across Swan Bay to Queenscliff, the grassed area and Basils Cafe are available to book for corporate wine tastings and private group events.

For further details about our tailor-made events, please contact info@basilsfarm.com.au View our Private Events package here: Private Group Functions or for non-exclusive use, group bookings of over 10, view our Lunch Group Package. Please visit our Functions page for further details.

Weddings  We can currently hold weddings for up to 120 guests on the property. For further details please visit our Functions page.

Private Functions, Corporate Events and Catering Basils Farm can accommodate private functions in the Cafe (out of regular business hours) and in our large outdoor marquee (all hours). Please visit our Functions pages for further information about private functions, corporate events and catering for your next party. 

Group Bookings Group bookings of up to 10 people can be made online via: https://www.obee.com.au/basilsfarm/ For bookings of over 10 guests please contact: info@basilsfarm.com.au

Fun for the Kids at Basils Farm!
Feed the Farm Animals + Lunch.

Our popular Children’s “Meet and Feed the Animal Sessions + Lunch” are held on Thursdays as per dates below.

During our feeding sessions, Children will be able to meet and feed the farm animals including Baby Doll Sheep, Llamas, Chickens and ducks.
For lunch, Children can choose from a Kids Platter Box or a Ham & Cheese Toastie.

Meet & Feed the Animals sessions will run from 11am for approximately 45 mins, followed by lunch. Children under 5 years must be supervised by an adult during the feedings.

Cost: $15 per child. (Please only book in the number of children).
Bookings essential: https://obee.com.au/basilsfarm/
(Under AREA please select ANIMAL FEEDING).

Please arrive at 10.45am for registration and briefing. Attending the briefing is a condition of entry to the farm and ensures the safety of all participants. Please supervise all children in the garden and advise them to stay on the paths. It is a labour of love and we use the produce in the Cafe.

Parents can also stay for lunch and enjoy a main meal and glass of wine or coffee for $30 (Locals Lunch deal) or choose a dish from our a la carte menu. Book online or email info@basilsfarm.com.au

Cost: $15 per child. (Please only book in the number of children).
Bookings essential: 
(Under AREA please select ANIMAL FEEDING).

Feeding Session Dates
Thursday, 22nd Nov,
Thursday, 29th Nov,
Thursday, 6th Dec,
Thursday, 13th Dec,

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Basils Farm “Sunday Sessions” Acoustic Music.

Our live music “Sunday Sessions” will start up again in September. Sit back and relax to the sounds of talented musicians play every Sunday 12.30-3.30pm, from September to April. We have a great line up planned for November, kicking off with the Toast to the Coast weekend! Kieran T and Liv Cartledge are back and we welcome Ian Zierk to play his blend of country, folk and contemporary music at Basils for the first time

Every month we will also feature a Jazz, Folk or Blues musician. Keep an eye on this page for regular updates. Admission is free however bookings are highly recommended.

November & December Sunday Sessions
25th Ian Zierk “Southern Light”
2nd Della
9th Olivia
16th Imogen
23rd Kristy Wilson
30th Sam Hanson

Trung Truong – Fine Art Photographic Exhibition at Basils Farm. 

Artist Trung Truong is currently showcasing his artwork at Basils Farm  This versatile artist’s love of nature shines through and portrays the diverse cultural influence of places he has lived. The beautiful Bellarine Peninsula is now his home and has inspired his recent series of Bellarine, fine art landscape photographs and paintings. These striking images display a depth of beauty and invite quiet contemplation.

For further information and to view Trung’s artworks please visit: