Farm Visits & Activities

Pull on your farm boots – (or joggers), the animals are waiting!

There are eggs to collect, lambs to feed and Georgie the Pig is always happy for a treat. For horse lovers, there are led pony rides and sulky cart rides around our ‘real’ working farm located 10 minutes from Bathurst.

Bookings are essential for ALL activities

Morning Farm Activities

During the summer months (December, January & February) morning activities will include all or most of the following.

    • Feeding the chickens – yes they get spoon fed!
    • Hand feeding the Alpacas. Such very gentle animals.
    • Bottle feeding lambs if we have little babies or, feeding them hay and pellets if they have been weaned.
    • Led rides on our ponies & Draft Horse.
    • Trick lessons with Georgie the Performing Pig, and Eeyore our Donkey.

Duration: minimum of 1 hour and often longer.

Cost: For day visitors the cost is $25.00 per participating guest – There is no charge for supervising adults. For groups larger than 6 please contact me for rates.

These activities are inclusive for in-house guests staying in accommodation.

This farming thing is hard yakka! ?

Private Farm Visits – Bathurst Farm Experience.

Private visits can be arranged at 11.30am. (Other times may be available on request).  Please contact us to discuss group sizes or to book direct.*

Cost is $80.00 for up to 3 participants for 1 hour, there is no charge for supervising adults. Extra participants are $15.00 for each guest.

The visit lasts 1 hour and you may choose to add extra time at the end of this hour for more activities. ($40.00 per half hour).

This action-packed visit will include feeding a variety of Farm Animals plus sulky rides with our Shetland Pony or sled ride behind our beautiful Clydesdale Draft Horse.

*At times, due to extreme weather conditions your visit time may have to be changed or cancelled. please be assurred we will contact you to make arrangements.

Farm Tours & Hay Rides

Take a farm tour on our trailer, feed the sheep and the cattle,  Enjoy the view from the back paddock, learn a little about landmarks and history, maybe spot some wild kangaroos. A maximum of 12 people and the cost is $80.00 per group. The tour will take approximately 1 hour.
Times and bookings by arrangement only. –  0429337439 – farmstaysbathurst@gmail.com

Important Information

Bookings are essential. Please email or call Elaine to make your booking – 0429337439.

Closed in shoes are essential for all visitors. (not thongs/crocs or sandals/cutaway shoes).

Credit card details are taken at the time of booking. Your card is not debited unless you do not show up and have not let me know within 24hrs of your booked visit.

Please take a moment to read up on our Farm Rules