Old French Road

Olive Grove

 Award winning Olive Oil

 Old French Road olive grove owned by Jan and Niall, is situated at the entrance to Akaroa township on Banks Peninsula.  For the past 10 years we have consistently had Gold and Silver  awards in Olives NZ competitions also two Golds in New York awards

This is a wonderful little microclimate for producing Olive Oil and Table Olives.  The olives are picked and processed daily in our own olive processor.   Harvesting time is around June and July

Products Available

Bottles 250ml 2022 $20, 2023 $22, 500ml 2022 $30, 2023 $33, Gift Box $55, 4 litre Bag in the Box $115 and Table Olives $10.  Also available is pure Olive Oil Soap( Castile) approx $4.00 per block .

The 2022 oil is certified till July 24 so is still very lovely oil.

If you wish to purchase products please email me jan.whyte@gmail.com


Current 2023 oil is now available. The competition results will be out in about 2 weeks time so will update then.

Currently the trees are just beginning to bud and will blossom around December.  We will start pruning shortly before flowering .