• Zoophobia! – (a fear of animals).

    Almost seven years of running the Farmstay, and a lifetime of living on a farm gives Farmer Ken and I a fair bit of exposure to folk that have a real fear of animals. Many folk come to the Farmstay…

  • Delightful Afternoon’s!

    To-day, after Farmstay activities, Farmer Ken and I took a delightful drive for lunch. We planned on going to The Bee Keepers Inn at Vittoria, half way between Bathurst and Orange, but it was a spur of the moment thing…

  • Shetland Ponies at Barcoos Farmstays Bathurst.

    SHETLAND PONIES. – Awesome little horses, did you know they are the strongest horses in the world – weight unit for strength??! They can pull up to twice their body weight whereas a Clydesdale can pull half their body weight!…

  • Babysitting at Barcoos.

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Visiting the Farmstay is usually all about fun and interaction for the kiddies. I can now arrange babysitting so that parents can also have some special child free time for you to go out for dinner, or maybe the movies…

  • School Holidays June 28th – July 13th. 2014. Limited vacancies.

    [vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text] [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]Have you made your plans for a fun couple of days during the upcoming school holidays? Barcoos Farmstays Bathurst has just a few vacancies left scattered throughout this break. This booking page is always current so you…

  • Reality TV with Lyndey Milan.

    On a bitterly cold day in August 2012 Bella (Clydesdale), Farmer Ken and I spent a day at Millthorpe being filmed for the reality TV show Taste of Australia. Well, on Sunday 6th April 2014 it eventually appeared on TV.…

  • April 2014 School Holiday Vacancies.

    Only 2 weeks until NSW Autumn School Holiday Break. As usual, Autumn and Spring are the most popular times to visit a Farmstay in the Central West. Mild comfortable days and cool nights to be cosy around the Campfire or…

  • Changes at Barcoos and on Barcoos Website

    I’ve been Spring Cleaning Barcoos Farmstays Website, and there’s more to come once I learn how to edit the program! – Mostly updating photos, not game to try that yet! The online booking page has been simplified & hopefully now…