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 wine & food matching experiences with winemaker Ray Nadeson and wine tasting events throughout the year. 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 Farmhouse Cafe (Seats 45) and Pavilion (seats 100). 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 14 people can be made online via: https://www.obee.com.au/basilsfarm/ For bookings of over 14 guests please contact: info@basilsfarm.com.au

Father’s Day – Sunday 1st September

Celebrate Father’s Day at Basils Farm! Sunday 1st September.

We will have our regular all day a la carte menu PLUS some delicious “Dad inspired” specials. Join us for Brunch from 10am and Lunch from 12 noon.
LIVE MUSIC with Lisa Hanley from 12.30 – 3.30pm.
(Children’s menu also available).
Bookings highly recommended. Book online: basilsfarm.com.au/bookings

Why not book Dad in for a wine tasting whilst the kids say hi to the farm animals, play in the sandpit or bring a ball to play on the grass.
Looking for the perfect Father’s Day Gift? We have gift vouchers and wine packs available to purchase at the Cellar Door. For further information please email: info@basilsfarm.com.au

Weekend Winter Warmers at Basils Farm. 

Firepit – Mulled Wine – Platters, available every weekend at Basils  Firepit – Mulled Wine – Platters – Available every weekend at Basils. It doesn’t get much better than a warming mulled wine on a chilly day! Enjoy a glass for $10. Why not add a delicious tasting platter to enjoy fireside or dine in the Cafe? Available all day. Bookings recommended for Cafe dining.

**After 2pm Special Offer**Purchase a tasting platter to share and add a bottle of wine for $60 OR a small platter and 2 glasses of wine/mulled wine for $40. Walk in’s ok, bookings not required after 2pm, however please note we may be fully booked and indoor dining is not guaranteed.

Basils Farm “Sunday Sessions” Acoustic Music.

Our live music “Sunday Sessions” are held from September to April. From September, talented musicians will be performing every Sunday 12.30-3.30pm. Admission is free however bookings are highly recommended.
We have a number of favourites back at Basils this September. Kicking off with Lisa Hanley on Father’s Day!

1st     –   Lisa Hanley
8th    –   Anthony “Della” Dellamarta
15th  –   Imogen Brough
22nd –   Fraser Telfer
29th  –   Alister Turrill

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 every Thursday* during School Terms 2 & 3 and also every Thursday during the school holidays. (Weather dependent).
*Please note, not held on Public holidays.
NEW – School Holiday additional date: Friday 4th October. 

Children get to meet and feed the farm animals including llama’s, Babydoll sheep, chickens and ducks and also visit our Chicken Caravan to see how we collect the eggs for our cafe. Registration is from 10.15am for a 10.30am start. Cost: $20 per child (only book in children attending). Includes lunch and a drink. Please see the current children’s menu for an example of meals.

Sessions are limited to 15 children. Please wear suitable footwear for walking around the farm and paddocks. Gumboots are great in the cooler months.

Our tour guides are Mark and Paige who both have working with children checks and love our animals and ensuring that all children have the opportunity to participate!

Book online at: basilsfarm.com.au/bookings. Under AREA select Animal Feeding.

Adults are welcome to pre-order lunch. You might like to enjoy our “Local’s Lunch” Special dish of the day and a glass of wine/coffee for $30.
Please email info@basilsfarm.com.au if you have any queries or dietary requirements.

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. His current exhibition features horses and can be viewed until the end of August. For further information and to view Trung’s artworks please visit: http://www.trung.ch/ http://www.fatfoxartgallery.com.au/photography.html