3 Larger Deluxe cottages are 2 bedroom with fully equipped kitchens, 4 smaller studios have a simple kitchenette. All have mix of spa bath OR free standing baths, gas bbq’s, spacious decks and a comfortable, private rural feeling to them.
Original Over the Back Lakeside Spa Cottage
This pine log cottage is perfect for families with children, it has 2 bedrooms, 1 queen bed and 3 singles. I bathroom with spabath and seperate shower. Laundry with washer and dryer and a complete kitchen. Beautiful setting amongst the gumtrees overlooking Lake Meadowbank. Large deck with gas BBQ.
Wedgetail Wings is a modern two bedroom , 2 bathroom house to sleep 4. Complete dishwasher kitchen, huge livingroom with tv/dvd.
Lake Meadowbank and mountain views. Peaceful and relaxing. Great for a weekend away with friends, romantic couples or small families.
A gorgeous romantic hideaway for two. Private views of the lake from the BBQ deck., King bed and simple kitchenette. Large in room spa to play in. Perfect for honeymooners or popping the question!
Tawny Pod Book
A brand new studio with wide farm vistas. King bed and deep freestanding bath, Duo shower and gas BBQ.
Tawny Owls reside at Curringa Farm
Blue Wren Book
A new modern contempory studio for 2 people to enjoy rolling farm vistas in alight woodland setting. See sheep wandering past.
Kitchenette. Freestanding Bath and Duo Shower. This cottage has no steps for flat access.
Curringa Cottage Book
This charming, 4 bedroom, farmhouse is set within the farmyard complex. 2 queens, 4 singles and two bathrooms. Large living room and complete kitchen. Overlooking a beautiful wetland bird sanctuary. Please note, this farmhouse is situated 3 kms away from the other 3 lakeside cottages.
THINGS TO DO
Enjoy year-round licensed fishing for salmon or trout. Explore the property to see sheep, poppies, cabbages and conservation areas. Lambs are born September to October. Farm tours and shearing demonstrations available on request between August and April.
Farm Tours: Curringa Farm is an established attraction that gives visitors a taste of life on a working sheep farm and a better understanding of wool production, sheep husbandry and cropping activities. Not only will you learn about best practice land-care and farming techniques, but it is also a charming setting for a delicious lunch for a minimum of 4 people.
Guests can also experience the following options by arrangement: BOOKINGS ARE ESSENTIAL
Farmtour (minimum 2 people)
2 hour farm tour that includes sheep shearing, working farm dogs, viewing crops in season, forest walk and morning or afternoon tea with fresh home made scones with jam and cream. Departs approx 10.00 am
BBQ Lunch and Farm Tour (minimum 4 people)
As above, with a delicious BBQ lunch. 11.00am for approx 3 hours.
BBQ hamper to cook for yourselves when staying in our accommodation.
There is a very strong ecological focus on the farm with Tim and Jane receiving several awards for sustainable farm management practices over the last few years. There is an intensive tree planting and native vegetation conservation program on the farm where visitors can become involved by contributing towards our Landcare activities.
Winner of the Tasmanian Landcare Primary Producer Award. (National finalist) 2007
Curringa Farm achieved Eco Certification status in May 2007 as part of it’s commitment to sustainable farming
Ministers Awards for Environmental Excellence in Sustainable Farming State Winner, 2004
FAAST Farmer Awards for Sustainable Farming in Tasmania State Winner, 1994
What we love…
Curringa Farm is a wonderful property in Tasmania where visitors can not only stay, but also see a sheep being shorn or watch farm dogs working a mob of sheep.
Tell me more…
Curringa Farm is a genuine 750 acre, award winning, sheep and cropping farm, only one hour from Hobart and close to Mt Field National Park on the main highway to the West Coast.
Your hosts Tim and Jane Parsons are 6th generation farmers in the area. They keep these nationally award winning accommodations in perfect condition for couples and families wishing to fish in the lake, enjoy walks and BBQs, or take an organised farm tour.
Get the Facts
Where is it? West Coast Tasmania, one hour from Hobart
How many? 3 two bedroom deluxe cottages and 4 smaller studios.
How much? From $250 to $275
Sounding Good? Read on…
Curringa Farm offers cottage farm accommodation and is a wonderful property where visitors can not only stay, but also see a sheep being shorn, watch farm dogs working a mob of sheep and learn about best practice farming techniques. Travel through the 300 hectare property to look at the farming, cropping and land care activities in the field. There are three fully self-contained, lakeside spa cottages for travellers accommodation.
Curringa Farm Cottage Farm accommodation offers excellent four star secluded cottages. Enjoy organised farm tours or cook your own barbe-pack beside beautiful Lake Meadowbank, ideal for fishing and swimming. Stop in for coffee or gift purchases at the Home of the Royal Danish Sweetheart Cake. Take a tour and let our passion entice you to become involved in the tree planting and conservation program on Curringa Farm.
Like walking in Tasmania? Then you’ll also like Forest Walks Lodge!
Hosts: Tim and Jane Parsons
Address: 5831 Lyell Highway
Hamilton TAS 7140 Australia
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