River Cottage

River Cottage
The verandah
Relax in the cool shallow waters

River Cottage is perfect for a romantic weekend or to explore nature in complete privacy. Meander along the river bed through sandstone gorges, listen to the birds sing or just relax on the sunny wide verandah overlooking the shallow clear water of the river (great for children and dogs).

River Cottage is situated in a sheltered, private position on the banks of the river a kilometer from the main house. Built of stone and local timber this one room cottage has a large living/kitchen area with warm open fireplace and double bed at one end and a full kitchen at the other, plus a wide sunny verandah at the front and a rustic,  charming bathroom at the back with a large claw foot bath, shower and toilet.

This cottage sleeps a couple comfortably  with a double bed, small couch (suitable for child) and a fold down day-bed on the verandah (maximum 4 people). There is also the option of camping around the cottage.

The cottage is powered by a 240 volt solar voltaic power system with gas stove & oven and gas hot water. There is also an outside wood BBQ area. A small gas BBQ can be provided on request during the fire season.
An open fireplace heats the cottage during the colder months.

The River Cottage contains:

  • 1 double and 1 single doona,
  • 3 double blankets and 5 pillows.
  • A sample of farm produce (e.g. eggs and flowers depending on season)
  • All utensils (pots, pans, cups, glasses, plates, cutlery)
  • Toaster, microwave oven & espresso coffee maker and plunger
  • Firewood (supplied during the winter months)
    Linen can be supplied for an extra charge $25/double, or $5 per item, sheet or towel