General introduction to Oyster farming, the process involved in getting oyster from seed to restaurant plate. Tour of oyster farm, higlighting different stages of oyster growing. Outlining different methods of growing oysters and highlighting current research project we are undertaking to grow oysters in alternative method. Demonstration on how to shuck (open) an oyster and best of all get to taste an oyster fresh out of the water.
Join us on our farm tour and see first-hand the life cycle of an oyster. The tour is a one hour guided tour by our oyster farmer Jimmy. He will share his years of experience at oyster farming.
Clothing and footwear suitable for walking on beach. All guests will have to walk through 2-3 inches of water to access the farm
The tour will involve a gentle 300m walk on the beach to the farm. Remember to wear weather appropriate clothing and beach appropriate footwear. They may have to walk in a couple of inches of water