The Shearers Hut provides a perfect setting for a cosy, romantic getaway enjoying walks through our beautiful farm and woodland garden, with amazing views of Mt Hutt.
During your stay you can explore our Bush Walk, set in 100 acres of native bush, and sit on the deck watching farm life. Take the opportunity for a picnic by our river with the bellbirds and learn about the history of our 100-year-old Cob Hut and family graves.
Situated in Windwhistle on our working farm Rockwood, The Shearers' Hut is next to the well-known Washpen Falls Walkway on a neighbouring farm.
It is a great base for skiing at Mt Hutt (50 mins to carpark), near restaurants and pubs in Methven (20 mins), near fishing at Lake Coleridge (20 mins) and golf at Terrace Downs Golf Resort (10 mins).
$80 per night for a single, couple or small family occupancy.
For back packers or those with energy there is free accommodation in exchange for 3-4 hours labour daily re-instating our woodland garden.
Accommodation comprises of a double bed and bunks.
TV/DVD, bedding, linen (if required), conventional oven/twin hot plate, toaster/kettle, fridge, wood burning stove (wood supplied), self composting toilet, shower, washing provided at the main Homestead.
Ben and Cheryl Richards
Rockwood, Washpen Rd
Tel: +64 (0)3 318 6809
Mob: +64 (0)21 0672 953
Fax: +64 (0)3 318 6803