Farm Cafe Blog
When your planning your wedding one challenging part is working out how to get the most bang for your buck. We speak to a lot of people and it's common to hear people say things like 'the minute we mention we're having a wedding the price seems to double'. Yes - the wedding industry in Melbourne does have some shady characters that will charge you heaps. We're not like that. We like transparency and want to empower you to feel like you have everything you need to make a decision you're happy with.
We're situated in a great part of the Melbourne. The Collingwood Childrens' Farm is the original gardens of the Abbotsford Convent, Melbourne.
The Abbotsford Convent has a long and, in some ways, dark history, but has a new lease on life since a strong community campaign allowed the Abbotsford Convent Foundation to take over the site and restore the buildings. The buildings now house artisans, community groups, a wellness centre and several cafe's and the convent bakery. We're often asked what there is to do there - here's a quick overview.