Delivery Options Melbourne
DO YOU DELIVER?
Yes, we do! With COVID-19, we run NO-CONTACT deliveries via our The Thorny Fruit Co in-house Home Delivery service within the Melbourne Metro region only. View the map below to see which Delivery Zone you fall under.
Unfortunately, we can't use any Courier companies as they don't want to carry our smelly durians!
Alternatively, you can also select to Pick-Up from our restaurant partner locations.
|Delivery Days||Order Cut-Off Times|
Home Deliveries between 11am and 5pm
Pick-ups - see below
|Every Wednesday 3pm|
Home Deliveries - by demand
|Every Wednesday 3pm|
DIRECT TO YOU DELIVERY
Door-to-door delivery within a 25km distance from Doncaster is available on Friday & Saturday only.
A minimum order of $50 is required for all items on our website (including durians) to enable Melbourne Metro home delivery.
Our in-house delivery fee is based on return distance (not radius) from Doncaster:
|Delivery Zones||Delivery Fee|
|Zone 1 - Doncaster, Doncaster East, Donvale, Templestowe & surrounds.||FREE pick-up only from Doncaster East|
Zone 2 under 15km distance - Mount Albert, Surrey Hills, Box Hill, Box Hill Central, Box Hill South, Box Hill North, Mitcham, Forest Hill, Nunawading, Vermont, Vermont South, Ringwood, Ringwood North, Heathmont, Burwood East, Burwood,
Blackburn, Blackburn North & Blackburn South.
Zone 3 within 15-20km distance -
Kew, Harthorn, Camberwell, Kew East, Knox, Wantirna, Glen Waverley, Bayswater.
Zone 4 within 20-30km distance - Ashburton, Ashwood, Glen Iris, Mount Waverley, Croydon, Heidelberg, Watsonia.
When you order our bulk box of Durians above $300 and $500 in one shopping cart, we have a special rate based on minimum order:
|Delivery Zone & Order Value||Delivery Fee|
Zone 1, 2 & 3 - orders $300+
|Zone 4 - orders above $500+||
PARTNER LOCATION PICKUP
Available on Friday only, free pick-up with a minimum order total $50, select from our pick-up partner venues to collect your order during their location's operating hours (including weekends, and evenings).
Not all locations available for all products due to space constraints, or cool room storage. Orders MUST BE COLLECTED within 24 hours of our email/SMS notification to you.
|Pick-up Partner Locations||Pick-up Fee|
Knox Gateway Cafe
Pick-up Friday between 11am to 2pm
Oko Oko Restaurant (Japanese)
*Street parking available
Pick-up Friday between 4pm to 8pm
Would you like to be a Pick-Up Partner? We're looking for Partner Locations who would ideally be restaurants, cafes or independent grocers in the following areas:
- Eastern Suburbs
- Melbourne CBD
- Western Suburbs
Contact us via Facebook Messenger or email shop @ thethornyfruit .com .au
VIC RURAL - EXPRESS POSTAGE
Some produce (excluding frozen fruit/durians which are classified as hazardous goods) can be posted to rural Victoria via AustPost (rural) or Sendle (capital cities). Send us a message to find out if we can post the produce you want.
We DO NOT post ANY PRODUCE to Western Australia and Tasmania due strict state biosecurity regulations.