Updates from our Woodside factory!

June 21, 2017

The weather may have changed, and winter may well and truly be underway, but that doesn’t mean we’ve slowed down. Our team have been working tirelessly to make sure you’re favourites are in stock before the school holiday rush! Licorice Twists Are Back! Our team are always working hard to make sure we’ve got your […]

Have you planned your June long weekend yet?

June 8, 2017

Another long weekend, another opportunity to explore what the Adelaide Hills has to offer! There’s a reason South Australia was voted Lonely Planet’s fifth best region in 2017, and by now you’ve probably worked out why. There’s just so much to see and do! Why not take a self-guided drive through the country-side and explore […]

Dark Chocolate Winter Warmers From Melba’s!

May 25, 2017

The weather has well and truly taken a turn. The cold, rainy weather has just about set in as we prepare for winter in the Adelaide Hills. But that doesn’t mean the fun has to stop. And it certainly won’t at our Woodside factory… Although Woodside experiences its fair share of bitterly cold mornings, the […]

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A Foodie’s Guide to Mother’s Day in the Adelaide Hills!

May 4, 2017

The Adelaide Hills are transforming, with the autumn colours creating a beautiful array of hues before our eyes. There’s nothing better than taking a drive up through the picturesque Hills and exploring what our state has to offer. But besides one of a kind scenery, tourist attractions and a rich history, the Adelaide Hills are home to […]

Take a Day Trip to the Adelaide Hills

April 26, 2017

School holidays are back, and for the next two weeks, the Adelaide Hills will be bustling with activities and family-fun. As the weather cools down, and winter approaches, Melba’s have put together some of the best escapes for kids. There’s no need to stay home these school holidays, be sure to check out our list of […]

Our Staff Celebrate Easter!

April 7, 2017

With only a few days before the Easter long weekend, our factory is abuzz with eager children and families, making the most of the weather and promise of delicious chocolates and confectionery. And although we’re flat out with production, ensuring there’s enough chocolate goodies to go around, that doesn’t mean our team aren’t making the […]

History of the Easter Bilby

April 1, 2017

The Plight of the Bilby The Australian Bilby is a shy, nocturnal marsupial unique to Australia. In earlier times, they were found across large areas of Australia but numbers have declined rapidly in the last 100 years, due to competition for food with farm livestock and the introduction of feral rabbits introduced into Australia following […]

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What’s on in the Hills for Easter?

March 23, 2017

Easter is around the corner, and the excitement can be felt amongst many of our younger visitors. As they walk through our doors, and into the gallery, their eyes become mesmerised by the Easter range surrounding them. A crowd favourite seems to be the Giant 1kg Easter Rabbit and the even bigger, Giant 2kg Chocolate […]

What’s New At Melba’s This Easter?

March 18, 2017

The Easter rush has struck the factory…and we’re excited for what’s to come! We’re open all Easter long weekend! It’s that time of year again, where we prepare some of our Easter favourites, ready for the arrival of eager visitors. This year our factory will be open for the entire Easter weekend, 9am – 4.30pm […]

Crowd Favourites for Kids!

March 5, 2017

There’s always something new to see, do and try at the factory! The only problem will be deciding what to take home… Every day we’re visited by a variety of children, from school groups, to families there’s always the pitter-patter of feet scurrying through the factory doors. We’re always excited to see the anticipation on […]