Hello & Welcome

At Tram Road Fruit farm, our aim is to give you the opportunity to purchase delicious fresh fruit from our traditional family orchard. Located 15 km up Tram Road in Swannanoa, we are an easy drive from Christchurch.

End of P.Y.O for this summrr

Thank you for your custom over this summer, unfortunately we are now at the end of our fruits available for p.y.o. we still have plums, and strawberries available freshly picked each day[also freshly frozen raspberries] , for sale in the orchard shop

season update

Thank you for your continued support throughout our picking season,we are nearly at the end of our raspberries and boysenberries ,just a week or so to go [subject to good weather] Hawera plums are due to start picking within this coming week Please remember our adjusted open hours for P.Y.O are from 1pm to 5pm…

cherry season ends

Thank you for your tremendous support, we have now finished our P.Y.O season for cherries, normally it would last into late January but we were hit by frosts during flowering in mid October, which wiped out our mid to late cherries. But as you know the quality of the fruit was great , and I…

Cherry picking has started for the season, available for sale in the orchard shop, we will be organised to have P.Y.O for cherries starting from Saturday 14th December and going to the end of the season[note only available on fine dry days] if unsure ring us to check availability

picking season NOW

The new season has now started and we already have many happy customers. P.Y.O hours are from 10am to 5.30 everyday except Fridays and Saturdays open from 1pm NOTE P.Y.O only on days when not raining. shop open everyday, we now have Manuka Honey available along with our fruit

You can buy directly from our Fruit Stall on Tram Road, or Pick your own (PYO) from our orchard. During Summer, you can find us at the Ohoka Farmers Market.

We specialise in red fruits; cherries, strawberries, plums, and raspberries, including some heritage varieties. All of our fruit is sun-ripened so it tastes like fruit should taste.

We are located at 1520 Tram Road in Swannanoa. Click to get driving instructions from Christchurch and North Canterbury on our directions page.