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 […]

What’s our Summer Flavour?

February 23, 2017

It’s been a scorching start to the new year, and we’ve all certainly felt the sting of summer. In every corner of the state, the weather has been escalating, and it shows no signs of slowing down. But for our team in Woodside, it’s easy to cool down when you’re working in a former cheese […]

Mad March Is Here!

February 16, 2017

Referred to by the locals as “Mad March,” it’s the state’s favourite time of year. The city is a hive of activity and life, as Adelaide hosts a collection of world acclaimed festivals of music, theatre, culture, and life. Mad March generally means one thing for most, celebrations, parties and events, with the city of Adelaide alight. […]

Spread the love with Melba’s!

February 10, 2017

Spread the Love… The new year has well and truly started, with children all around the state and country finally hitting the books after a summer break. It’s been a fun few weeks at the factory, not only celebrating the festive season with all our visitors but enjoying the hustle and bustle of the school holidays with […]

Have you tried our Aprichocs?

January 24, 2017

There’s nothing better than the creamy taste of Melba’s milk chocolate. We all know it’s delicious, you could ask anyone who visits the factory and indulges in the samples available in each of the rooms. But there’s one product that truly elevates the senses, and with every bite, you’ll believe us even more. They’re not a […]