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Maleny Dairies, Maleny

(4.6/5 based on 220+ reviews on the web)
Get back to the land at Maleny Dairies. Take a tour of this family-owned operation to learn how it makes milk and other dairy products. Pet baby calves, learn about the history of the farm, watch as staff milk cows, and observe processing and bottling in the factory. A kiosk on site sells ice cream, yogurt, and milkshakes. You can cook up your own food on the farm's barbecues if you want to enjoy a picnic. Bring a cooler with you if you want to carry products off the site for later consumption. Take a look at our Maleny itinerary builder to schedule your visit to Maleny Dairies and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • An informative day on a 'real' working dairy. A hands on experience with very friendly, encouraging staff. The best thing is that you are supporting a local business.And the milk products are deliciou...  more »
  • Who doesn't like going down to the farm. We were followed every were by the farm dog. Feeding a baby calf to tasting milk still warm straight from the her mum. Feeding and cuddling the chickens and pi...  more »
  • We visited in late January 2017. The place was chockers with kids from what looked like day holiday camps. The staff managed to control everyone and ensure that the tours ran on time. There were 2 tou...  more »
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  • I regularly buy the Maleny Dairies Farmer's Choice Pasteurised Only Guernsey Milk. It is amazing. I love the globs of cream on top, the milk is smooth and the taste is beautiful. If you love milk, try Maleny Dairies milk.
  • I like everything about Maleny Dairy products. Milk, cream, yoghurt. It is an interesting place to take the kids.
  • Every week after finished working volunteer at Sunshine FM I always pull over and get the Guernsey milk and my favorite's chocolate milk. I just discovered it's convenient. Choose Maleny milk as a part of my daily activity.
  • Very interesting tour and their products are genuinely great to have. Would recommend going if you are in the area.
  • I was very saddened to learn a few facts recently about the dairy industry. I didn't know that cows don't produce milk unless they've given birth to a calf (like humans) and that the calf (especially if male) is taken away from its mother and sent to the slaughterhouse as it is of no further use. Female calves will ultimately follow in their mother's footsteps and become a milker! We don't need milk to survive! It's food for calves, not humans!