SWITCH OFF AND "gO BUSH"
If you’re looking to switch off your phone and immerse yourself in nature, an authentic Central Queensland farm stay is the holiday for you. Immerse yourself in nature and enjoy fresh air, open spaces and the smell of the bush. For those activity seekers, some of our farm stays let you feed the farm animals, ride a horse or you can even try your hand at quadbike riding across the property. Check out some of our great farm stays in the heart of Central Queensland, all within a 90 minute drive from Rockhampton.
ALKOOMI ADVENTURE FARM STAY
45km from the Rockhampton CBD | Directions
Alkoomi Adventure Farm is a family run cattle property that also offers visitors a true Australian outback experience. There’s plenty to see and do at this authentic farm stay, whether it be exploring the property by foot and photographing its breathtaking 360° views, heading out on a leisurely horse ride, cooling down in their freshwater dams, or taking an adrenaline packed motorbike or quad bike ride. Once the sun sets, sit around the campfire and watch the stars while sharing stories of your day. At Alkoomi you have the option to camp on the family’s property or stay in a single or double en-suite cabin.
+61 423 216 412
HENDERSON PARK FARM RETREAT
31km from the Rockhampton CBD | Directions
Henderson Park is a fifth generation family owned commercial beef property that also offers an authentic country retreat with secluded accommodation options. Situated right on the banks of Hedlow Creek, Henderson Park is a picturesque retreat overlooking a massive floodplain. Their farm retreat offers many activities including educational property tours, bushwalking, canoeing, swimming, animal feeding, birdwatching, bonfires and barbequing. The retreat has fully self-contained accommodation options complete with a country breakfast basket each morning.
+61 409 631 451
MYELLA FARM STAY
125km from the Rockhampton CBD | Directions
Escape to the country at Myella a 1040 hectare cattle farm. Myella Farm Stay offers farm drive tours and many real life experiences like cow milking, animal feeding, horse riding, whip cracking and lasso lessons. Relax knowing that although the activities are fun, safety is our priority. Connect with nature, go bush walking or bring your bicycle and explore. At the end of the day sit by the campfire and unwind. Visit for a ½ day tour or stay overnight in the original homestead, comfortable en-suite room or use the campgrounds and swimming pool. Self-cater or enjoy home cooked meals where many ingredients are from the paddock to your plate. Myella is located 90 minutes from Rockhampton, the only dirt is 600m into the homestead; otherwise it’s all sealed roads to the front gate. Come to Myella Farm Stay where the family love sharing their outback lifestyle.
(07) 4998 1290