The Young Farmers Program is a hands-on experience for children aged 8-16 to develop work and life skills through participating in activities such as horticulture, landcare, animal husbandry, art projects, woodwork & maintenance etc, as well as assisting the farmers with daily farm chores.

Please note there is no longer any horse riding or horse animal husbandry in this program.

Program Requirements:

  • Must reside in the City of Yarra
  • Children aged 8 – 16

Time Table:

  • Saturday or Sunday 3 weekends a month during school terms
  • Between 9.30-2.30pm

If your child would like to be considered for this program, please complete the form below (children must be at least 7 years and 9 months to go on the waiting list)

Young Farmer Application