Tallawang, Willow Tree NSW
Tallawang is snuggled into the foothills of the Liverpool Ranges, 40 kms west of Willow Tree (all tar access). We produce grassfed beef, and are part of an international movement of "regenerative farmers".
We are intent on improving the soil quality on farm, and are part of projects evaluating carbon sequestration using high impact managed grazing strategies. We are aiming to "drought proof' our farm, and our section of Yaramanbah Creek was worked on by Peter Andrews some years ago. Tallawang was one of 22 case studies selected nationally for the Soils For Life Program, (www.soilsforlife.org.au). Craig Carter was recognised as the "Carbon Cocky" of the Year 2012.
Pricing: $30 per person for 3 hour tour including catering.
Farm Activities: 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, Plant trees and get your hands dirty with a farmer, Touring the 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, Watching farmer work with dogs rounding up stock, Walking across paddocks with a farmer, Take a "creek walk" and learn about regenerating the landscape and drought proofing strategies - 3 hours.
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
Are there toilet facilities that I can access on the farm? YES
Is there wheelchair access on the farm? YES