Welcome to Brownes Dairy School Tours!


Take your students on a dairy discovery!


Brownes Dairy is inviting your classroom to join us on a curriculum-linked tour of the Dairy at Balcatta - Australia's oldest and most established Dairy.

We’re giving students from Kindy to Year 6 an amazing opportunity to see first-hand how a dairy operates and produces award winning products that West Australians have been enjoying for 130 years!


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Tour Itinerary

A completely unique hands-on dairy experience!

90 minutes per tour


Short Video


15 minutes

Students watch a brief introduction on how milk ends up on their tables and in supermarkets! We like to call this “Moo to You!”.

Real Milking Demonstration


30 minutes

Students watch Farmer Damien milk Daisy where he explains more about the milking process and taking care of cows. Students also get to milk Daisy near the end of the tour!

The Innovation Kitchen


25 minutes

A tour leader teaches students about food safety and quality. Here, students get a chance to taste different yummy dairy products and also do a quick dairy food experiment!

See the Brownes Dairy


20 minutes

Students head upstairs to get a better view at how milk is packaged and bottled in the factory from two different viewing platforms!

The Best Parts About Our Excursions

The most comprehensive dairy excursion


WA Curriculum

WA Curriculum


Tours have been specially created for Kindy to Year 6 levels through a collaboration between WA educators and experienced dairy professionals.

Real Cow

Real Cow


Farmer Damian will demonstrate the entire farm to fridge process for students to get a hands-on experience of where dairy comes from.

Science of Dairy

Science of Dairy


Students see milk being pasteurised, homogenised, gain an understanding about live cultures in yoghurt, and learn about standardisation and food quality.

Free Admission

Free Admission


There are no costs to visit us in Balcatta, the only cost is for transportation to and from Balcatta. Students also receive a goodie bag at the end of their the tour!

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