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Activities

Activities On The Property

  • Marked or exploratory bush walks, mountain bike trails.

  • Craft shed – odds and ends waiting to be created into something marvellous with the hand tools provided.

  • Ideas provided on wall display.

Sport games

  • Table tennis

  • Badminton

  • Volleyball

  • Croquet

  • Frisbee golf (design and play your own course)

  • Darts

  • Swings, slippery dip, see saw

  • Finska

  • Boules

  • Giant noughts and crosses (actually rocks and bottles)

  • Kite flying

  • Water ball fights

  • Totem tennis

  • BYO bicycles

Try something new

  • Fossick for gold (some equipment supplied)

  • Catch yabbies (some equipment supplied)

  • Toast marshmallows (BYO) on campfire

  • Learn some circus tricks and put on a show (some equipment supplied)

  • Star gaze on our star gazing lounges

OR JUST SIT WITH A GOOD BOOK AND DRINK AND RELAX!

  • Children’s and adults book

  • Indoor games

  • Video library

We can organise for an extra cost

  • Golf

  • Tennis

  • Horse riding

  • Learning how to pan for gold

Local Activities

There are lots of things you and your family can see and do in Wattle Flat and Sofala. There is always something for the whole family.


  • Go on historical drives through Wattle Flat, Sofala or Hill End.

  • Have a picnic with the family, go rock hopping or fishing at Turon River.

  • Adventure through the walking trails in Buurree Heritage Lands.

  • Check out the Sofala Show – Every year in February.

  • Visit the Turon Technology Museum.

  • Wander down to the Bronze Thong Race Meeting.

    Featuring bush races, horse events, sheep dog trials, wood chopping and chain saw events and of course, the always amusing, main event - the championship thong tossing.

  • Visit the Old Sofala Gaol.

  • Spend your time enjoying the moment and relaxing and doing nothing.

Activities Within 2 Hours Drive

  • Bathurst Art Galleries and Historic Homes

  • Blue Mountains

  • Zig Zag Railway

  • Jenolan Caves

  • Abercrombie Caves

  • Capertee Valley

  • Dunn’s Swamp – bushwalk, canoe/kayak, swim, fish

  • Fern Tree Gully, Rylstone – bushwalking

  • Local / Mudgee/ Bathurst Orange Wineries

  • Banjo Paterson Memorial Park – en route to Ophir

  • Ben Chifley Dam – fish/ swim/ water ski/ flying fox/ rock climbing walls

  • Australian Fossil & Mineral Museum – Bathurst

  • Mt Panorama & National Motor Racing Museum

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Testimonials

Thank you for providing us with such a wonderful place to stay. The attention to detail was beyond any place that we have ever stayed in. The variety of activities for the kids meant that they didn’t even miss the TV. The cosy fire with marshmallows toasting made it a perfect country retreat, perfect for recharging the batteries and escaping the buzz of the city.

McLeod Family