The Big Fat Cherry Company is a small family owned and operated orchard located in Ripponvale, Cromwell, Central Otago.

We specialise in bringing export quality cherries to the local market. So if you are after premium quality cherries normally only seen leaving the country, then we are the people to contact.


You can purchase our "Big Fat Cherries" from us over the Christmas and New Year period at the following locations

there are no gate sales


  • Christchurch - Chinese Methodist Church, corner of Papanui Road and Rugby Street, Merivale
  • Thanks so much everyone for your custom throughout the 2017 season


  •  Dunedin - Otago Farmers Market - Dunedin Railway Station (Saturday mornings)
  • Will see all our regular customers at the market December 2018


  • Mail Order -  Email for details should you wish to send cherries throughout NZ.
  •  Because of the short season our mail order is now closed.  Thanks so much everyone for your orders this year.


Please contact us at or phone Liane on 03 445 1049  and if urgent Boyd on 021 998 668