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Balcraggon Accommodation is located in Stockinbingal just 20 kms from Cootamundra and is a small historic railway village of 244 people situated on the Burley Griffin Way off the Hume Highway. It is 400 kms south west of Sydney and 200 kms east of Griffith. Stock' is the junction for train freight transportation from the west destined for Port Botany.
Examples of Federation era architecture remain and an interesting walk around the village highlights particular buildings and their history.
The village is located centrally to four interesting and historical country towns - Cootamundra, Temora, Young and Junee.
The main regional centre of Wagga Wagga in Wiradjuri Country on the Murrumbidgee River is only a little over an hour away.
The village with its historic buildings, and Stockinbingal Bowling Club, are a pleasant and easy walk from the cabin. Meals are available at the club on Thursday and Friday nights and the bar opens from 5-10 pm from Thursday to Saturday.
Balcraggon Cabin is a serene getaway "far from the madding crowd" - rest, rejuvenate, relax and unwind. It is a perfect stopover in a peaceful rural setting located in Cambria Street.
Our light filled new and modern cabin surrounded by native trees can comfortably accommodate up to 8 people in two queen bedrooms, one king single room and one tri-bunk room with a fully equipped lounge, kitchen and bathroom/laundry.
All facilities are provided including a full stove and oven, microwave, outdoor BBQ, coffee machine, 50" flat screen TV and DVD, WiFi and IPod dock. A range of books, DVDs, toys and games are available for your use. Find complimentary snacks, tea, coffee and milk in the 300 litre fridge/freezer.
Basic provisions including alcohol are available from the house to help you to self cater. A complimentary light breakfast basket can be supplied if you wish. Picnic baskets for beside the pool or for day trips are available by arrangement at minimal cost.
All linen and towels are supplied as well as a washing machine and dryer, an iron and ironing board, reverse cycle air conditioning, additional heating and cooling, electric blankets and a cot, high chair and stroller.
In the extensive park-like grounds surrounded by a developing orchard and mature native trees there is a modern heated 25 metre lap swimming pool accessible from September to April, a gazebo, a children's play fort and trampoline and an outdoor games area.
A 500 metre flat perimeter walk is bordered by a range of bird attracting native trees and shrubs.
The newly established hi-tech accommodation is completely private, situated 40 metres from the main house where you can be totally independent and self contained. You have close direct access to the heated lap pool.
We aim to improve the natural habitat through extensive planting to encourage endangered bees, birds and frogs. For a small fee we can plant a native tree with a plaque showing the name and date of your visit.
Balcraggon Cabin is ideal for families, groups and couples who wish to self cater.