Ewetopia, Ellenborough NSW
Our farm is a small (50ha) intensive farm producing a range of sheep's milk cheeses and other dairy products on farm. Seasonally, we make feta, halloumi, yoghurt and labne with our ewe’s milk.
Our Jersey cow milk is pasteurized and bottled for sale. We also produce a Jersey yoghurt. We milk our sheep through the summer months and the cows most of the year round. Our lambs arrive in the springtime and we commence sheep milking soon after this. During the winter months we run some pigs for our own consumption. We also have a number of chickens.
There is also a farmstay cottage on the property. Overnight accommodation is available from $180 per head.
Farm Activities: 6 hour cheese making course, minimum 6 people - $200 per person, includes hands on cheesemaking with our Jersey milk, cheese tasting and discussion. There will be cheese for you to take home at the end of the day.
Cheese discussion and tasting, minimum 4 people - $40 per person - 2 hours of cheese tastings and discussion of the cheese making process.
Choose from the activities below to make up your own personalized farm tour, minimum 4 people. 1 hour - $10 person| 2 hours - $20 per person. Morning or afternoon tea extra $10 per person.
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, Touring the property with a farmer, Watch a cow being milked, Walk around property with a farmer, 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, Interact with the farm animals, Walking across paddocks with a farmer.
Frequently Asked Questions:
Can I access the farm in a normal car in all weather? YES
Is the farm easy to find and does it have signage? YES
Is there mobile phone coverage on the farm? YES, except Vodafone
Are there toilet facilities that I can access on the farm? YES
Is there wheelchair access on the farm? NO