Situated on a sixth generation family owned grazing property, dating back to 1862,the three bedroom living quarters were originally stables and grain lofts and have been transformed into premium boutique luxury accomodation.Split over 2 floors and features 3 bedrooms ,2 going out onto a balcony ,sleeps upto 6 people,2 bathrooms,2 living areas and a fully appointed kitchen.Guests have 5000 acres of sweeping pastures,rolling hills and trout-rich lakes to explore during their stay.
You can either bring your own food, buy delicious meals in the freezer or if interested, we can organise our wonderful chef to come in and cook up a 5 course degustation menu , right infront of you....I highly recommend this experience. Beautiful local wines are available to purchase.
Come and feed our pets which is a memorable experience for the young and old.
Special picnics with wine can be organised in advance...we will take you to a special viewing spot and you can sit back and relax and just take in the beauty of this natural environment.
Onsite one-on-one photography tuition is available by local photographer,Alan Lesheim.
If interested you are welcome to book a interactive history farm tour of the property "Bloomfield". A short tour is included in your price, which gives you an idea of the expanse of the farm, what happens on the farm and to meet the owners.
Complimentary still or sparkling wine, homemade treats will be waiting on arrival,breakfast provisions will be there for you to linger over and a pantry full of goodies .
For those who are interested in the beautiful scenery there are 5 well marked tracks with maps and many more walks for those enthusiasts. Lakes are stocked with Wild Brown Trout, Rainbow Trout, Brook Trout and Tiger Trout, for those who are keen to do a spot of fishing. We are a Private Fishery so you don't need a licence and can fish all year round. Or you can sit back and relax and watch various movies,play games,internet coverage or read the array of books and magazines .
European kitchen appliances
Tasmanian timber floors
Four flat screen televisions
CD/radio sound system
touch-button ,instant electric heat throughout
wireless broadband internet connection
comfortable leather sofas
finest bed linen
merino and alpaca throws
dining table to seat 6
fully equipped laundry
balcony/deck overlooking property
utensils and cutlery
selection on teas
fishing rods and tackle
In the Area
Highly recommended and just a short drive away are:
Gretna Green Hotel offers hearty pub meals.
New Norfolk is only 30 minute drive away offering supermarket,doctors and all your conveniences.It is renowned for antique shops for those wanting to peruse and shop.It is known for the oldest pub in Australia, The Bush Inn.
The Agrarian Kitchen is set in Lachlan only 35 minutes away and is Tasmanias first sustainable farm based cooking school for those wanting to do classes.
Agrarian Eatery has recently opened and worth booking a table
Sally Wise's Cooking School is only a 40 minute drive from us and highly recommended.
Mt Field National Park including the Falls is only a 45 minute drive and offers beautiful, vast mountainous wilderness,magical tarns and snow skiing.
The Wall of Wilderness at Derwent Bridge,1 hour away is a stunning sculpture created by artist, Greg Duncan. He is creating the history of Tasmanian highlands in the form of a sculpted wall made from wood.
We have 3 golf courses for use in the area, New Norfolk, Bothwell and Ouse...all similar distances.
Salmon Ponds is a 40 minute drive and is the oldest trout hatchery in the Southern Hemisphere since 1864 and a great family outing.
Two Metre Tall is only a 20 minute drive from us and they brew their own ales and ciders using farm grown ingredients from their own 600 ha property, as well as ingredients sourced directly from farmers across the State. They have a fantastic farm bar which is opened every Sunday and Friday nights.... a must
Book a kayaking adventure with Tassiebound experience...you won't be disappointed.
There is so much more to see and do in this beautiful Valley of ours, please ask us for more details of places to visit and experiences ....we are more than happy to suggest.
We hope to see you soon to showcase our place and the area...it is another hidden gem in wonderful Tasmania, for you to explore.