Chestnut Brae is a 40 year old sweet chestnut farm in Nannup that provides “Chestnut Experience Farm Tours” and Chestnut Cottage Farmstay accommodation. Chestnut Brae is Certified Organic and produces a range of chestnut added value products including Chestnuts in Syrup, Chestnut Chutney, Peeled Chestnuts, Fresh Chestnuts, Chestnut Flour and Chestnut Puree. It is the only farm in Western Australia that mills gluten free fine chestnut flour on the farm. There is a small farm shop on the farm selling farm produce, including chestnut fed heritage pasture raised pork.
Tours must be booked in advance.
AgriStart is uniquely positioned to connect disparate parts of the Australian agtech sector to foster growth and innovation through facilitated collaboration, training and mentoring. Our staff have a wealth of knowledge in agricultural research, innovation leadership, research commercialisation, strategic business growth, export pathways, entrepreneurship, investor readiness, marketing and communications.
Our programs and initiatives focus on facilitating:
- Collaborations, capacity and capability building
- Investment attraction into potential export businesses
- Knowledge-sector job creation across rural Australia
- Raising the profile of regional innovation
- Helping build towards a world-class Australian AgTech sector
Southern Dirt is one of Western Australia’s leading grower groups, encompassing some of WA’s most productive land and representing some of the states’ most innovative farmers. Our region extends from Boddington to Frankland and everywhere in between from the coast to the Wheatbelt.