Brolga, Coonamble NSW
Brolga is a sheep and cattle grazing enterprise on the western plains of the Warrumbungle Mountains. It is situated 30 km south-east of Coonamble and is within easy day trip distance to the Macquarie Marshes, Pilliga Forest and the Warrumbungle National Park.
The property is managed by my husband, son and me. We often have pet lambs and hand reared calves, depending on the season. We have chooks (chickens) guinea fowl and a myriad of bird life in our extensive garden. We delight showcasing our farm and yarning about bush life.
Farm Activities: Property tour 2 hours (choose activities from the list below) – $30 per adult and $15 per child – includes morning or afternoon tea.
Walk around the farm garden, Follow a farmer as they do their rounds, Watching a farmer with animal management eg mustering/stock work, sitting on the verandah having a cuppa with a farmer, Learn about chickens and collecting eggs with a farmer, Touring the property with a farmer, Watch shearing with a farmer, Walk around property with a farmer, Looking at machinery with a farmer sharing information, Chat to a farmer to learn about farming, Have a picnic at a scenic location selected by farmer, Have morning/afternoon tea with a farmer, Have a two course (main and dessert) campfire dinner cooked by a farmer (extra fees apply), Supervised pat an chicken, lamb, cow etc with a farmer, Watching farmer work with dogs rounding up stock, Checking out sheep yards with a farmer, Walking across paddocks with a farmer, Catching yabbies in our farm dams and cooking them.
Frequently Asked Questions:
Can I access the farm in a normal car in all weather? NO
Is the farm easy to find and does it have signage? YES
Is there mobile phone coverage on the farm? SOME
Are there toilet facilities that I can access on the farm? YES
Is there wheelchair access on the farm? NO