The History Behind our Pans

October 16, 2018

For many years, Melba’s has been chocolate-coating your favourite treats using large copper pans in our Panning Room. And for many people, the history behind this age-old equipment is unknown – until now… Graeme & Joy Foristal purchased the small copper pan, along with two coating pans in the mid-1990’s from Australian Pure Fruits in […]

What’s on in the Adelaide Hills these School Holidays…

September 27, 2018

Discover the Adelaide Hills these Spring school holidays! You can keep the kids busy with the array of activities on offer across the region. From animal-fun to adventures for kids of all ages, there’s something for everyone here in the Adelaide Hills. Woodhouse Activity Centre With the weather clearing up, there’s no better time to […]

Taste the Adelaide Hills this Spring

September 24, 2018

The Adelaide Hills is a region of world-class produce. With a range of destinations set to tempt your taste buds, you’re spoilt for choice. And the best part is, the Adelaide Hills are a mere 10-15min drive from the city. So escape to the our neck of the woods this Spring and discover what all […]

Enjoy Spring in South Australia!

September 13, 2018

Springtime proves a magical time of year in the Adelaide Hills and all around South Australia. As the weather changes, our neck of the woods becomes a wonderland of colour and excitement. It’s not just nature that takes a turn for it, the ambiance of the Adelaide Hills is transformed into a blissful, awakened region. […]

Plan your best show day…

August 16, 2018

As you’re probably aware, the Royal Adelaide Show is less than 3 weeks away, and we’re getting pretty excited. Our team are under the pump, working hard to make sure all your favourites are at our Royal Adelaide Show stand in the Old Ram Shed. To help you plan the BEST ROYAL ADELAIDE SHOW DAY […]

What to expect at the Royal Adelaide Show this year!

August 9, 2018

It’s that time of year again! Melba’s are gearing up for a busy Royal Adelaide Show and our team couldn’t be more excited. We’re busy packing all your favourites for our ten days at the Old Ram’s Shed, and it’s quite a task – but that won’t slow us down… Our Production Team is cracking […]

Have you tried our famous Inch Licorice?

August 4, 2018

Have you indulged in our Famous Inch Licorice before? Made in our Toffee Room at our Woodside factory, these hard toffee treats are a delicious addition to your confectionery stash. Having been around for over two decades, Melba’s Chocolates has established itself as an iconic destination for chocolate and confectionery fans. Many of who are […]

How to spend 24 hours in the Adelaide Hills…

July 26, 2018

There’s nothing better than cruising through tree-lined villages, and small country towns. As the winter-blues continue, there’s never been a better time to discover the constant beauty of the Adelaide Hills. And this week, Melba’s takes you on a journey, showing you some of the best places to visit in our neck of the woods… […]

Updates from our Woodside factory!

July 19, 2018

School holidays have sadly ended, but that doesn’t mean the fun has to stop at our Woodside factory. There’s so much going on, our team haven’t slowed down! What better way to keep everyone in the loop than with an update from our factory in the picturesque Adelaide Hills! We caught up with some of […]

Winter school holidays have arrived!

July 12, 2018

The school holidays have well and truly begun! Our factory is bustling with excited children, school groups and friendly faces, eager to explore what Melba’s has to offer. And there’s no better time to do it. Our production team are well and truly under the pump; with something going on in most rooms, there’s always […]