The Lodge Farm – Fitzroy Falls – Southern Highlands – NSW

The Lodge Farm – Fitzroy Falls is just 1 hrs 47 minutes from Sydney CBD providing accommodation for four persons it offers 2 bedrooms and also 2 bathrooms.

It is a self contained lodge house, and is situated on a 70 acre Beef cattle farm.

The largest of the bedrooms offers a king bed and ensuite.

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Next door there is is a bedroom which offers bunk beds – Bed linen and towels are provided. There is also a living and dining area.

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A fully functional kitchen and there is also another ‘main’ bathroom for the house – with a shower.

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The entertaining area offers a wood fireplace, comfortable lounge seating, an al fresco dining setting for 6 , a relaxing sunbed and a breakfast bar.

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While on this farm you can meet angus cattle, sheep, horses, and also enjoy peacocks, some ducks, and chickens.

The Lodge’s appearance is alike to a Snowy Mountain chalet but it does offer a new modern interior. The lodge has good heating and it’s quite private. It is very private and 300m frmm the road. It can’t be seen from the owners main residence.

Guests have access to a country tennis court – racquets & tennis balls can be provided to you and there is also a kids trampoline, a gazebo, a BBQ and lovely manicured gardens to play in.

A babbling pretty creek runs through the property.

Guests can join in daily farm activities with the farmer including cattle and horse work, perhaps egg collecting or you certainly help in the veggie patch. There are two very large aviaries – you may walk -in-and-around them to collect your breakfast eggs and play with all the chooks.
Hosts meet their guests on arrival, to welcome, and also to show them around the farm, and they are also on hand to answer any questions about the farm or indeed the local area.

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Just as a Rough Price guide :

$710 for a 2 night Standard Weekend for 4 persons

$1080 for a 4 night Standard Midweek for 4 persons

Please note that school holidays and holiday/special event weekends are not considered standard times in most accommodations.

Bodalla Rockhouse – Narooma – Far South Coast – NSW

Bodalla Rockhouse Farm Stay is 4 hrs and 46 minutes from Sydney CBD.
Stay here for a romantic stay for just 2, or bring family and friends to Bodalla Rock House for an enjoyable break. Cows are on the property.

The house was lovingly crafted from local sandstone and features rendered whitewashed walls.

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It is furnished with recycled timber and wrought iron furniture made in our workshop on the property.
Feast in style on the massive Redgum slab table and enjoy stunning views over the Tuross river valley.

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The cool stone will keep you naturally comfortable in summer, and the slow combustion fire in winter will ensure cosy times for all.
 The vine covered pergola offers an alternate dining spot.

Large country kitchen has oven, microwave oven and wood baking oven. This summer we opened and invite you to share our new outdoor dining area “The Shed” complete with PIZZA OVEN and view down over the lake. Oh SO many different ways to bake – perfect for foodies!

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Start to feel at one with the gentle life in the valley, Unwind to the slow rhythms of life in the valley… the cows lowing and coming in to be milked.

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wallabies grazing at dusk, starry filled clear nights and the cockatoos at dawn.

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It is close to beaches and bushwalking is close in the National parks.
There is a steep dirt driveway on the property, but don’t worry it is well kept, and is accessible by 2 wheel drive vehicles.

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You will need to provide your own linen here.
Bodalla Rockhouse has four large bedrooms, Upstairs you have 2 have queens, and there is a twin bedroom with king single beds too. There is a bathroom upstairs.
Downstairs is a Queen bedroom and also a bathroom.

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So a total of 8 persons can be accommodated.

Please Note : DO NOT leave a message in the comment section for this farm, as this is not a Booking or Enquiry Website it is an Information Site so please if you are interested in this farm telephone them on

(02) 4473 5496

Just as a Rough Price guide :

$575 for a 2 night Standard Weekend for 4 persons

$980 for a 4 night Standard Midweek for 4 persons

Please note that school holidays and holiday/special event weekends are not considered standard times in most accommodations.

 

Port Stephens – Beach Break – Central Coast – NSW

Port Stephens Beach Break is 2 hrs 46 minutes minutes from Sydney CBD. This self-contained individual home is located upon a pretty semi rural 8 acre property the property is within easy walk – less than a km to One Mile Beach & Boat Harbour’s Beach.

These surf and bay beaches are regarded as the very best in the Port.

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They only take one bookings at a time you can relax in knowing you have full privacy.

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Great Kitchen – well equipped and loads of implements pots and pans, crockery and cutlery.

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The house has two generous sized bedrooms. The main bedroom has a Queen sized bed. the second bedroom has 2 single beds (this can convert to a King Size bed on request) and guests can enjoy the rural view of the animals paddock.

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There are also two Fold out beds are available and these may be converted into a king bed.

There is a maximum of 6 persons.

There is a modern 3 way bathroom with a shower and spa bath overlooking your own private tropical oasis.

We provide a complimentary country style Breakfast including farm fresh eggs.

They also supply all linen, robes, spa & pool towels, and bath towels.

Nelson Bay is only a a short drive away to visit shops, restaurants, a cinema and a lively marina.

Relax, Pamper…….Indulge yourself

There is a sparkling in-ground salt water spa.

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The perfect  destination for a honeymoon escape, a special couples weekend, a family holiday surrounded by clean modern furnishings.

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This sanctuary on the hill will allow you to sit back and be entertained by the antics of our friendly farmyard animals which includes Isa Brown chooks,

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and a goat and mini horses.

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Watch and listen to the array of native birdlife. We are child friendly – but sorry no pets allowed.

There is the large BBQ pavilion it captures the sun and is warm all year.

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Then in the evening snuggle up with on the comfortable lounges in front of the log fireplace and watch movies from the extensive movie library.

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Please Note : DO NOT leave a message in the comment section for this farm, as this is not a Booking or Enquiry Website it is an Information Site so please if you are interested in this farm telephone them on

(02) 4981 9292

Just as a Rough Price guide :

$680 for a 2 night Standard Weekend for 4 persons

$1300 for a 4 night Standard Midweek for 4 persons

Please note that school holidays and holiday/special event weekends are not considered standard times in most accommodations.

Fingal Farm Farmstay – Bulahdelah – Myall Lakes – Mid North Coast – NSW

Fingal Farm Just 3 hours and 10 minutes from Sydney you could have 150 acres all to yourself.

Collect fossils and take great nature walks and see the Aussie wildlife – especially birds.The house is a cosy four bedroom cottage and it has a large covered veranda.

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There is a well facilitated kitchen with all the pots, pans and implements you need to cook up a storm – a gas cooktop and oven even a dishwasher.

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The lounge room has a leather lounge, it offers reverse cycled air con and ceiling fans. There are polished wooden floors throughout.

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One bedroom has a Queen size bed. There is an ensuite in this main bedroom.

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The other two bedrooms have two x single beds each.

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In addition there is also a trundle and extra mattresses to give flexibility in configuration.

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There is also another toilet, bath and shower room.

The farm animals include friendly Boer goats, alpacas and Irish Dexter cattle.

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The house is surrounded by a nice garden in the large house paddock.

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The house has internet broadband.

Books & magazines, two TVs and DVD too.

There are gas and wood BBQs.

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Challenge the rest of the family at the table-tennis table, or perhaps a game of cricket.

There is also a swing set and a trampoline.

Pets are very welcome but must stay out of the house.

The “house paddock” is well fenced to keep most dogs in, and the undercover veranda will protect them in bad weather.

Please Note : DO NOT leave a message in the comment section for this farm, as this is not a Booking or Enquiry Website it is an Information Site so please if you are interested in this farm telephone them on

0416 235 717

Just as a Rough Price guide :

$450 for a 2 night Standard Weekend for 4 persons

$460 for a 4 night Standard Midweek for 4 persons

Please note that school holidays and holiday/special event weekends are not considered standard times in most accommodations.

Bush Grove – Jindabyne – Snowy Mountains – NSW

5 hrs 15 minutes from Sydney situated high on a ridge above the Snowy River is Bush Grove it is a unique experience, located close to Jindabyne and the Snowy Mountains too.

No farm animals but certainly a country experience to remember.

There is a private fully self contained hut – which accommodates up to 3 persons. It has been exquisitely hand built out of bush rock and mountain ash, situated high up on a ridge looking out to exclusive, panoramic vistas.

Bush Grove is a true ‘Man from Snowy River’ experience.

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Look at this! What a superb property – come and visit – make sure you watch Man From Snowy River whilst here, and wear your Drizabone and Akubra too!

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The rustic character with a spirit of colonial past hides the truth – the well equipped kitchen contains all modern appliances, even an espresso machine! The bathroom is heated and features elegant claw foot bath heritage style and shower. There is also laundry facilities for those on a longer stay washer and dryer.bushy 4

The living area with it’s rustic dining area is large and with local collectables gather around the wood fireplace.

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There is even Reverse cycle air con.

Bush Grove even has full Internet access and mobile phone reception.

The bedroom furnished with a red gum queen bed, electric blankets, quality linen are all provided.

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More accommodation is available here though. In the ‘Homestead’ there are two bedrooms adjoining the lounge and dining area.

The interior of the Homestead is decorated with local art and it also boasts of a fully equipped kitchen /a rustic dining area with an large open wood fireplace.

Private 4WD access down to the Snowy River is a must see and do for guests with a 4wd. Find sandy beaches, gentle rapids flow through our rugged gorge, kayak or swim in the flat stretches of water. Cook on the BBQ facilities.

Fish for trout and bass and most importantly relax…

This 100 acre secluded natural bush property privileged with abundant wildlife: kangaroos, wallabies, and wombats.

Please Note : DO NOT leave a message in the comment section for this farm, as this is not a Booking or Enquiry Website it is an Information Site so please if you are interested in this farm telephone them on

0418 658 099

Just as a Rough Price guide :

$480 for a 2 night Standard Weekend for 4 persons

$960 for a 4 night Standard Midweek for 4 persons

Please note that school holidays and holiday/special event weekends are not considered standard times in most accommodations.

Avalon River Retreat – Wauchope – Mid North Coast – NSW

Need to escape from the pressures and stress of modern life? Well it is only 4 hrs and 24 minutes to Avalon River Retreat. It is comprised of 400 acres of rolling grazing land and lush rainforest.

Sit and fish. Walk in the bushland.

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Breath deeply – the clean fresh air will restore you. Listen to the river while it meanders – you can swim, paddle or relax and watch platypus pop up.

Restore your soul with simple home cooked organic food. Cuddle the farm animals or if you prefer just view them from a distance.

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Your accommodation is a one bedroom cedar cottage looking down upon the paddocks where the alpacas graze.

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The Tree House has lovely views and is upon a hillside-  decorated with polished timber floors from the local mill, leave the curtains open at night and drift off to sleep star gazing at the Milky Way. The Cottage is three hundred and fifty metres walk  easy and close enough to the farm house to come and enjoy the animal feeding times but far enough away to enjoy full privacy.

Your cottage is self contained you can self cater or we can provide you with traditional farm food.

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Breakfast on organic muesli, fresh milk and yoghurt. Add some honey from our own beehives and you’re ready for the day whatever it may hold!

For supper BBQ our own steer steaks.

Pick a salad from the veggie patch or feast on our home grown and handmade hearty soul food – taste the difference!

As in life, at Avalon the choice is always yours. Come back to your heart, reconnect with your soul, ground yourself in this beautiful place and return, refreshed, to your reality.

Avalon comprises 400 acres and a full four kilometres of river frontage.

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Adjoining State Forest means that our nearest neighbour is 4 kilometres away – feel your soul soar at the space and freedom.

The Platypus population is extraordinary – they literally have an average of one Platypus every 50 metres.

Watch  the native species – get involved with the domesticated farm animals. Handfeed Daisy the cow, feed the alpacas, cuddle the horses, scratch a pigs belly, feed the chooks and ducks with your kitchen scraps and collect their delicious eggs.

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Please Note : DO NOT leave a message in the comment section for this farm, as this is not a Booking or Enquiry Website it is an Information Site so please if you are interested in this farm it is best to email them at  contact@avalonriverretreat.com.au

Just as a Rough Price guide :

$330 for a 2 night Standard Weekend for 4 persons

$660 for a 4 night Standard Midweek for 4 persons

Please note that school holidays and holiday/special event weekends are not considered standard times in most accommodations.

Hill Valley Farm – Coffs Harbour – North coast – NSW

Hill Valley Farm and six hours and 29 minutes from Sydney CBD in Coffs Harbour.

Enjoy the fresh air and peaceful surroundings of our eco-friendly farm. Relax on your own large verandah overlooking the huge dam and mountains beyond.

There are four, self-catering, mud-brick cottages which offer accommodation for five persons per cottage all look onto the dam – very pretty scenery.

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Each cottage are well-spaced apart for privacy.

All the cottage have two bedrooms, a bathroom and a also fully facilitated kitchen, as well as a lounge and dining area.

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The main bedroom has a king size bed and another bedroom has two king single beds and a trundle bed too.

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If there are more than 5 persons you will have to book more than one cottage.

One of the cottages namely – Blue Gum cottage is wheelchair friendly.

The cottages are eco-friendly and use solar power. There is solar hot water system, a slow combustion energy efficient heater, an eco sewerage treatment system,  and LPG cooking. Filtered rainwater supply at each cottage too from a 27,000L tank.

Our larger dam has a jetty it can be used for swimming, fishing (stocked with silver and golden perch) and even canoeing.

Why not go on a walk to our very own waterfall or our private rainforest.

In relation to farm animal activities there is a daily feeding session in the late afternoon, please check time for feeding upon arrival and please be prompt.They have deer, chickens, alpacas, sheep, and even a pony.

A communal use Barbeque area, with a shelter down at the dam offers a nice alternate way to have lunch.

The ceiling fans in the bedrooms and living area will keep you cool and comfortable in the hot summer. TV and DVDs are located in each cottage for your evening entertainment.

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Quality Linen and towels are all provided. Children are most welcome here and Port-a-cots are provided too.

Sorry Pets are not allowed at Hill View farm.

Please Note : DO NOT leave a message in the comment section for this farm, as this is not a Booking or Enquiry Website it is an Information Site so please if you are interested in this farm telephone them on

0447 570 109

Just as a Rough Price guide :

$340 for a 2 night Standard Weekend for 4 persons

$680 for a 4 night Standard Midweek for 4 persons

Please note that school holidays and holiday/special event weekends are not considered standard times in most accommodations.

 

Cooinda – Kangaloon – Southern Highlands – NSW

Cooinda at Kangaloon is a relaxing, happy place 1 hr and 41 minutes from Sydney CBD in the Southern Highlands where families or groups are very welcome – most guests are wanting to escape the hectic ‘grey’ of the city.

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The house has panoramic views of gently rolling countryside.  The accommodation enjoys a lovely sunny aspect with views from all the living areas. The house area is well fenced with a flat area for children to play – and there is a  cubby house and swings and play frame too.

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Farm animals consist of only of 4 alpacas and there are some cattle in some of the outer paddocks.

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The accommodation has been set up with larger groups and your comfort in mind. The kitchen is has been freshly renovated and it is well facilitates even  including a dishwasher. An outdoor BBQ is located on your back porch. There are several living areas in all – formal and casual living and dining areas.

There is a large wood heater, and also an open fireplace too – all wood is supplied – bring the marshmallows!!

Both bathrooms have been newly renovated.

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Cooinda sleeps 12 in 5 bedrooms, three with Queens, one for a family with 2 singles and a double. And another one with 2 single beds.

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And another one with 2 single beds.

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There is a maximum of 16 able to be accommodated if you use the double sofa futons in the living areas as well.

Linen is only provided for beds in bedrooms. There are extra charges for other linens, to supply portacots and highchairs and there is a $100 surcharge to bring a dog.

Please Note : DO NOT leave a message in the comment section for this farm, as this is not a Booking or Enquiry Website it is an Information Site so please if you are interested in this farm telephone them on (02) 48 625 200

Just as a Rough Price guide :

$1805 for a 2 night Standard Weekend for 4 persons

$2055 for a 4 night Standard Midweek for 4 persons

Please note that school holidays and holiday/special event weekends are not considered standard times in most accommodations.

Rabbiter’s Hut – Jugiong – Riverina – NSW

This stylish little cottage is located on a working cattle station 3 hrs 27 minutes from Sydney CBD near the town of Jugiong. the cottage has a colourful past and the Rabbiter’s now offers all the creature comforts of today – while its infamous folklore charm remains present in the aged timber floor and rustic walls.

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The Rabbiter’s is in a paddock bordered by the Murrumbidgee River its also 9 kms off the Hume Highway  ‘on the road to Gundagai’ – the Rabbiter’s hut makes an ideal overnight stop on the way to Canberra, a great week-end retreat, or even as its own holiday destination.

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It is air conditioned and has an open fireplace.

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You can do laundry if needed as there is a washing machine

Pets are allowed. Children are not. There are no farm animals.

Accommodation includes 2 bedrooms the main bedroom offers air conditionin a dressing room and new bathroom.

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Linen and towels are provided. there is a Brand new Bathroom.

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The living space includes a rustic eat-in kitchen with an open fire leading onto the sitting room and there is a sun filled office and reading room.

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Folding doors from the lounge room which open onto a covered porch that has a wonderful view down to the river.

A mud room provides for your muddy boots after exploring all the the hills and valleys that surround this charm-filled little historical hut.

The Hut is not able to accommodate children.

Please Note : DO NOT leave a message in the comment section for this farm, as this is not a Booking or Enquiry Website it is an Information Site so please if you are interested in this farm telephone them on 0419 290 813

Just as a Rough Price guide :

$350 for a 2 night Standard Weekend for 4 persons

$700 for a 4 night Standard Midweek for 4 persons

Please note that school holidays and holiday/special event weekends are not considered standard times in most accommodations.

 

Sunny Corner Farm – Wingello – Southern Highlands – NSW

Wingello in the Southern tablelands is home to this newly renovated Country Cottage – offering a Self Contained Farm Stay – the Cottage is called Sunny Corner farm and is 2 hrs 35 minutes from Sydney GPO.

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It is a small farm set on 14 acres there are some friendly ponies in the paddocks and you can feed them.

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The house boasts a warm country feel, but offers all the modern features you need.

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There are 3 Bedrooms.

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The 3rd Bedroom has a small private deck perfect for reading in peace and quiet.

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There is a Bathroom, and the property also features a Laundry with an extra Toilet.

Cook till you drop in the large Kitchen, there are two areas for Dining,

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and also a separate Lounge Room with TV and DVD

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Self Contained Farm Stay Cottage has an open fireplace toast marshmallows!

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This accommodation offers a large deck area with a barbie, and an outdoor setting its the perfect place to entertain the Family.

Sunny Corner offers you an experience the country way of life. You have plenty of space to stretch your legs and enjoy walks and the village atmosphere of Wingello.

Bushwalk at Long Point Tallong close by, bring all your food and groceries as purchases will be 20 minutes drive away and even then in a small village.

Closest Supermarket is 45 minutes in either Moss Vale or Goulburn.

Please Note : DO NOT leave a message in the comment section for this farm, as this is not a Booking or Enquiry Website it is an Information Site so please if you are interested in this farm telephone them on 0420 901 070

Just as a Rough Price guide :

$580 for a 2 night Standard Weekend for 4 persons

$960 for a 4 night Standard Midweek for 4 persons

$200 security deposit

Please note that school holidays and holiday/special event weekends are not considered standard times in most accommodations.