We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Gallo DairyLand

Malanda Road., Atherton, Cairns, Queensland, Australia
07-4095-2388
Improve this listing
76%
Ranked #76 of 133 Activities in Cairns
Type: Farms, Ranch & Farm
Attraction details
Type: Farms, Ranch & Farm
Hours:
Sun - Sat 9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Hotels near Gallo DairyLand

Write a Review

112 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    36
    50
    16
    7
    3
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Japanese first
  • Any
English first
Wonga Beach, Australia
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

My 3rd visit for lunch, as always it was fabulous! Purchased some hand made chocolate and some amazing cheeses then watched the milking for the 1st time. Quite incredible, we have come a long way from sitting on 3 legged milking stools!

Was this review helpful? Yes
A TripAdvisor Member
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

We went to Gallo expecting it to be good, but it was much much better than that! The staff were lovely and friendly and happy to help you choose the best chocolates to try/buy. We had a chocolate malt milkshake which was so beautiful, thick and creamy and they were very cheap for how big they were! We also bough... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cairns, Australia
Top Contributor
189 reviews 189 reviews
66 attraction reviews
161 helpful votes 161 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

This is a really nice place to stop for lunch when travelling on the tablelands and is very close to Atherton. The staff are very friendly and very happy to allow tastings of cheese which is made on the farm. Lunch is great and the prices are quite reasonable. Last time I had the cheese platter which was really tasty,... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Griffith, Australia
Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
26 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

We were told to drop in, as we were doing a circuit drive around the atherton tablelands. And we were not disappointed. My fiance brought chocolate coated coffee beans and i brought some very nice scrumptious chocolates. I would drive all the way back there from cairns just so i can eat some more. Great service, friendly environment.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sydney, Australia
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

My family and I came here for a light meal and coffee during our stay in the Tabelands, at the end of July. We had heard it had great cheese. We ordered a cheese platter to share, a burger and chips, a few hand made chocolates and coffees, and I must say that we were very disappointed. The cheese was... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cunnamulla
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Wasn't planning on stopping here but the wife insisted. Glad she did. Great for the kids, our little one had a ball patting all the cows and chasing the chooks. Good to see the milking in progress also. Beautiful farm to have a look around. Arrived to late to see the chocolate and cheese being made which would of been... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Kolding, Denmark
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
11 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Our entourage comprised 4 adults and 4 children, and they coped fairly well with the order. The food was very good and they stock a great range of very good local dairy products, and gourmet chocolates. There is a good animal display and you can view the milking when in progress. There is a baby change of sorts but there... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We discoverd this place by accident a few days ago and swung over for a look. After wondering around admiring the chocolates on display, we were invited for a cheese tasting. Our host was very helpful and took her time with us. She was knowledgeable and gave us time to sample the range which was absolutel delicious! The great thing... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Contributor
20 reviews 20 reviews
6 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We stopped in here while driving around Atherton Tablelands. What a great find! The cheese is devine! We bought a block of vintage and chilli sundried tomato, both yummy! There is also a chocolatier and cafe. You can have a look at some of the animals and also how the cheese is made. My husband got a steak burger for... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sydney, Australia
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

absolutely worth a visit if you love dairy products. all cheeses tasted were beautiful and brought ( especially the fetta). Great restaurant and home made chocolates and tour of working dairy

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Gallo DairyLand also viewed

 
Millaa Millaa, Queensland
Cairns, Cairns Region
 

Been to Gallo DairyLand? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Gallo DairyLand staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?