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
  • The stall will be open approximately 10.30 am Thursday 14 December 2017


  •  Dunedin - Otago Farmers Market - Dunedin Railway Station (Saturday mornings)
  • Our first  market will be 16th December 2017


  • Queenstown - Remarkables Park Shopping Centre (Opposite the Warehouse) - Frankton/Queenstown
  • Unfortunately we won't be having a stall over in Queenstown this year (2017).  Apologies to all our customers. No gate sales


  • Mail Order -  Email for details should you wish to send cherries throughout NZ.  
  • Mail order cherries being sent out from 11 December 2017 - last date for Xmas orders Friday 15 December 2017 


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