Melba's Chocolate & Confectionery, Woodside

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The city’s famous Melba's Chocolate & Confectionery, offering visitors a chance to walk through several working chocolate production areas, is located inside a historic cheese factory. See how some of the country’s finest chocolates used to be made with a visit to the heritage sections of the site, which still house old chocolate- and confectionery-making machinery. Learn about traditional methods of creating a variety of sweets, and sample or purchase some of the factory’s most popular chocolate delights. Hundreds of different products are offered at this heritage-listed location, including the classic Rocky Road and Licorice Blocks. A rare chance to experience the chocolate manufacturing process from inside a working factory, this site is a popular attraction for both chocolate lovers and history buffs. Use our Woodside travel route planner to add Melba's Chocolate & Confectionery and other attractions to your Woodside vacation plans.
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  • It is years since we visited this place, so we are happy to visit again. Car parking is behind the factory, and access involves a short but fairly steep ramp. Entry is free. Upon entry, we find...  more »
  • It was a beautiful sunny day so we thought we would come for a drive to Melbas Chocolates . It’s not a overly huge place but all staff were very friendly and nice. There was so much chocolate...  more »
  • Nice range of chocolate and sweets as well as some top notch coffee and hot chocolate. Call ahead to ensure they are making the chocolate on the day as we unfortunately visited during stocktake meaning everything was shutdown.
  • Love this place and no, it's not just for kids. I love the smells, the samples and watching whatever is being made at the time. I always have to buy a few items and my wife buys her favourites too. The chocolate they produce may not be really high grade, but it's very tasty. Prices there are very good.

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