You may have seen bursts of bright yellow sunflower posts all over the gram but where exactly are they located? A bit further out from Sydney you’ll find these gorgeous sunflower fields sprinkled around NSW that are well worth the road trip. Whether you’re dreaming of your next Instagram shot or simply keen for a walk amongst these joyful golden blooms, here are some sunflowers in NSW to feast your eyes on this summer.
P.S. sunflowers only bloom for a short period of time, typically between January and March, don’t miss out!
1. Liverpool Plains
Not to be confused with Liverpool in Sydney, Liverpool Plains is a 4.5 drive in the North West Slopes region of NSW. Sunflowers are sown twice in the area, once during Christmas time and once during the months of February and March. You can see sunflowers spread throughout the Liverpool Plains although it is advised to take permission before entering these fields. The sprawling sunflower crop is in bloom right now; visit the The Liverpool Plains Visitor Information Centre in Willow Tree for guidance on prime viewing spots. There’s also a dedicated Facebook Page keeping sunflower lovers updated on current sunflower field locations in Liverpool Plains.
2. Glenbernie Family Farms
The sunflower fields in Kurmond at the Glenbernie Family Farm have been a magnet for Tik Tok and Instagram influencers. One look at their gorgeous blooms and it’s easy to see why. You can also pick your own flowers or enjoy a picnic in the flower fields at this picturesque spot. The Glenbernie Family Farms are located at 610 Bells Line Of Road Kurmond. Prices range from $10 for adults to $5 for kids aged 4-15.
3. Casino, Richmond Valley
Plan a weekend getaway to Richmond Valley and frolic in their delightful sunflower fields this autumn. According to their Instagram page, the sunflowers are still blooming and should be ready in March. Follow them here for regular updates. You can find the sunflowers at 4125 Casino-Coraki Road but please note that this is a commercial crop for a local farmer and not available for picking.
4. Central Coast Sunflower Harvest
Just under two hours from Sydney, you’ll find the Central Coast Sunflower Harvest by Yarramalong Turf Supplies. Walk around their delightful fields and pick as many flowers as you want for just $1 each. The event runs from April to June every years. Plus The Bloom Barn Farm is also hosting a special pick-your-own-sunflower weekend on April 7-8. Head here to snag your tickets.
5. Hunter Valley Sunflowers
Located at 28 King island Road Largs in the Hunter Valley, you’ll find a large field of beautiful sunflowers. At the moment, this field is closed due to damage by rains but keep your eyes on their Instagram page for updates. Typically, the farm allows visitors to pick their own sunflowers for $3 a stem with a standard $5 entry for adults.