FAQs

Q.        Is the acre site completely sustainable and/ or closed loop?

A.         No, we are not, but we are trying to get a little bit better every day. If you see something on your visit that we could be doing better – please let us know!

 

Q.     Do you cater for weddings & events?

A.     We love hosting weddings, engagements, birthday parties, 

product launches and more! For any event enquiries, please get in touch at info@acre-artarmon.com.au

 

Q.      Do you allow school groups to visit? 

A.     Of course! We ask all school groups to kindly book in advance.

Q.     Is there on-site parking?

A.     There is parking available as part of the HomeHQ centre. 

We can’t wait to see you ;)

Q.     Are we allowed to bring dogs?

A.     We love four-legged friends! They can join you for a stroll around the grounds (on a leash please), but unfortunately not indoors. Both our atrium cafe and Italiano restaurant offer outdoor seating for you to enjoy a bite with your pooch.

Q.     Do you provide off-site catering?

A.     Of course! We would love to cater your next event, wherever that may be. Please contact us - info@acre-artarmon.com.au

Q.     Can you cater for allergies?

A.     We will always do our best to cater for most allergies. We please ask that you give us as much notice as possible if allergies are severe.

Q.     Are you interested in stocking my local produce?

A.     We would love to hear more!

Please contact us - info@acre-artarmon.com.au

 

Q.     Will everything served in the restaurant come from

the hydroponics system and gardens?

A.     We are aiming to provide as many greens, herbs and flowers for the
restaurant as possible. F
ruit and veg will come from farms and friends who practice nature-based farming techniques  ie. chemical free and building soils via composting, worm farming and returning organic matter to the soil.

Our seafood and animal-based proteins are sourced from a mix of carbon-neutral and ethically sourced producers and suppliers.

 

Q.     Is your soil organic / biodynamic?

A.     The way the garden is managed through fertilisers, soil treatment, 

pest management and more utilises techniques and guidelines 

from organic farming, biodynamic and sustainable agriculture. 

In short though, no we are not certified organic.

 

Q.     How do you look after your chickens?

A.     We have someone looking after our feathery friends every day

and raise our chickens for eggs only. We feed our chooks beans, peas and leafy greens, as well as high protein feed containing oats and barley.

On hot and sunny days we increase the regularity of our checks

and add ice to their tub.  

 

Q.     Disabled access

A.     The majority of the site is disabled friendly.

 

Q.     BYO?

A.     We are fully licensed and proud to offer select wines, beer, cocktails
and more. We are not BYO.