“Thank you for a lovely stay. We had everything that you could possibly want and more. A big thank you to our hosts John and Elizabeth.”

Sharon, Joe & Wendy (Glenfield, NSW) July 2017




“Spectacular garden, spacious bedrooms and home. Comfortable couches and beds, and awesome brownies we got from you. Our whole family loved it. It was tremendous. Thanks heaps John and Elizabeth. A wonderful four days, cosy house – everything we needed was there. The garden – an experience.”

Melita & family (Armidale NSW) July 2017




“We absolutely love your beautiful home, the kids have felt so comfortable and we’ve wanted for nothing! We only wish we’d arrived earlier to spend more time relaxing here. Will be sure to tell anyone coming to LM (Lake Macquarie) of your hospitality. Many many thanks.”

Jeremy, Pania & family (Gold Coast Qld) July 2017




“Thank you for the beautiful stay, it was so peaceful and is a home away from home. Hope to be back soon. So grateful to John and Elizabeth.”

David, Bonnie & family (Colorado USA) June 2017




“Beautiful, didn't want to leave. Our hosts were very friendly, the house was very well furnished with wonderful inclusions such as a library for adults and children, cd's, dvd's, reclining lounge chairs. The kitchen had everything we needed plus things we like such as a cappuccino machine. It was spacious and comfortable and very clean. I could not ask for better accommodation for my family of two adults and two children.”

Lara, Andrew & family (Hobart, Tasmania) June 2017




“Thank you. Your home and hospitality is such a blessing to all who stay here.”

Lyndal & Pixie (Scone NSW) June 2017




“We enjoy staying here, a lovely place like home. The beautiful garden, the comfortable bedroom and sitting room….. Everything is fine. Thank you John and Elizabeth.”

Zhang & Li (Shanghai, China) May 2017




“Super – all our needs taken care of, and thanks John and Elizabeth for your great hospitality. A lovely setting and will be back. Thank you.”

Peter, Shirley & family (Penrith NSW) May 2017




“Spent six days here and it was an absolute delight. John and Elizabeth have gone the ‘extra mile’ to make the leap from ordinary to extraordinary. Well done! A very special house! Our grandchildren had a ball also….thanks!”

Kit & Tony (Boyne Island Qld) May 2017




“One of the nicest places we have stayed. Truly a home away from home, in a beautiful setting. Only regret is we had just one night. Would love to come back for a week. Thank you Elizabeth and John.”

Dawn & Cedric (Auckland NZ) April 2017




“Thank you very much for sharing your lovely space and making our stay so lovely and comfortable. Kids loved the books collection. Will definitely come back to enjoy your lovely heaven.”

Omer & family (Canberra ACT) April 2017




“Thank you so much for a wonderful stay. We really appreciate all the little touches and the addition of everything we needed for Serene. This will be our home away from home when we are back for sure.”

David, Anna & family (Banora Point NSW) April 2017




“Thank you John and Elizabeth for another wonderful stay. Always so homely and much easier to travel with the kids when everything is so well set up for us here.”

Daniel, Kelly & family (Coffs Harbour NSW) April 2017




“A wonderful place. Really clean, neat and tidy. Quiet at night. Very spacious – two bedrooms, One large shower room, a kitchen and a dining room, one large bookshelf with a variety of different books like a small library, free wifi with unlimited data, one living room and a really beautiful and spacious garden with a swimming pool. And an extremely kind host. Where else can be more perfect than here??”

Win & Phyu (Wingham, NSW) April 2017




“After many weeks spent here in recent years, Werekataba has become a “home away from home” for us and we love it here. John and Elizabeth are perfect hosts! John always selects something from his recent reading for me to read, and amazingly never seems to miss the mark. We’re already looking forward to our next visit.”

David & Meredith (Melbourne Vic) April 2017




“I am here again! The beauty of Werekataba displays the care, thought and warm hospitality of John and Elizabeth. All who visit are privileged.”

Stuart (Wallace, Canada) April 2017




“A big thank you to both of you for a very enjoyable stay, for your welcoming, to the accommodation provided. Wonderful place to stay in a peaceful land.”

Jean-Marc, Dominique and Symeric (France) March 2017




“Such a lovely relaxing and comfortable place to stay. Felt like a home away from home. Convenient access to so many places, Saw some good movies and read books. Relaxed on that comfortable lounge. Thank you. Hope to be back.”

Rowena & Ian (Ulladulla, NSW) March 2017




“What a lovely place! Thanks for your friendly hospitality. It would have been nice to stay longer!”

Catherine, Tim, Dada & Brecht (Genk, Belgium) March 2017




“Thank you very much for sharing your wonderful place. We have had a fantastic stay here and have greatly appreciated everything extra you have done to make this happen.”

Steve, Sandra & Samantha (Pymble, NSW) March 2017




“Thank you for a wonderful clean and comfortable home for us to stay in – all the little extras like soap, cream, brownies, milk etc… do not go unnoticed and were much appreciated. Thank you – SKZ World Tour 2017.”

Sophia, Khutsle & Zintle (Cape Town, South Africa) February 2017




“Thank you for providing a tranquil oasis and your great welcome (and cake). Our every need was anticipated and catered for. The garden is a wonderland and the kookaburra was a frequent visitor. Thank you again.”

Mary and Mike (North Yorkshire, UK) January 2017




“Loved that pool!! The garden – inspirational! What a hidden treasure you have here. Loved the home-made eats on arrival and appreciated all the care you have both (Elizabeth and John) put into providing such a beautiful, restful location to share with those fortunate enough to have stayed here.”

Steve, Isobel & Janice (Mt Barker & Lesmurdie, WA) January 2017




“We had a lovely stay here again. Thanks John and Elizabeth for your kind hospitality and all the extras, they were appreciated. I’m sure we’ll be back one day.”

John, Jenn & family (Chatswood, Sydney) January 2017




“Thanks for a relaxing and enjoyable time away with family. Very kid-friendly. Our girls had a blast. Very hospitable.”

Catherine, Greg & family (Blue Mountains, NSW) January 2017




“What a beautiful, restful location. Thanks so much for everything – it was an excellent stopover with our large extended family celebration nearby.”

John & Heather (Sanctuary Point, NSW) December 2016




“One month later we are here again. Just like a friend’s home, nice!”

David & parents (Carlton, NSW & China) December 2016




“Again a most comfortable, relaxed stay. Hospitality here knows no bounds. Thanks John and Elizabeth, will return. Thank you both.”

Olive & Stephanie (Valentine, NSW) November 2016




“Thank you so much for making us ‘soooo’ welcome, and for looking after us. Beautiful place, so tranquil, just what we needed after the last few months – our long journey.”

John & Pat (Turkey) November 2016




“Very homely and relaxing. The atmosphere was tranquil. The property is located at the rear of the owner’s home, which means that they are very close if you need them. They made us some delicious brownies, which we enjoyed immensely.”

Rosalie, David & family (Watson ACT) November 2016




“Truly a home away from home. Rustic, quaint, cosy, inviting and oozing charm. A pleasant change from the sterile “modern” feel of most accommodation. Every need and more accommodated, thank you. The brownies on arrival were delicious!! John is very welcoming and immediately on our meeting you sense his love of this beautiful, tranquil oasis. 10+/10. Thank you.”

Olive & Stephanie (Valentine NSW) November 2016




“We come from a picturesque location but we really enjoyed your property. The attention to detail and welcoming touches were most appreciated. A home away from home. Thank you.”

Leonie & Alex (Blue Mountains NSW) August 2016




“Glad to have discovered this lovely place. The reviews on Google are very accurate, you have everything covered here and exceed expectations. My daughter loved the ducks and rabbits and chickens.”

Kim & Erin (Parramatta NSW) August 2016




“To John and Elizabeth, thank you for making our first family holiday memorable. The cake was delicious, and very friendly service on arrival. Thanks.”

Milly, Nick & Xavier (Muswellbrook NSW) August 2016




“Thank you both for a great stay! It lived up to all our expectations. The brownies were a lovely treat after a long drive. We would love to return one day and check out the ‘new’ additions to the garden.”

Brenda, Axel & Jeremy (Warragul Vic) July 2016




“We loved being welcomed by the owner who made us feel right at home. We loved the home made brownies upon arrival, they were yummo, and the provisions provided so we didn’t have to rush out and buy things straight away. It felt like home, we loved our stay and will definitely come again and tell all our friends.”

Ken, Lyn & family (Sandhurst Vic) July 2016




“Thank you for your wonderful hospitality. If we had known about your wonderful “piece of paradise” we would have stayed here earlier. We certainly felt at home.”

Owen, Lyn & Pauline (Taree NSW) June 2016




“Thank you so much for such a warm and welcoming place, especially for little Beatrice! She loved the swings, chickens and of course kookaburras. We had a wonderful stay here at Lake Macquarie and hope we can return again to explore more of the gardens. Huge thanks again.”

Colin, Trang & Beatrice (Regents Park NSW) June 2016




“An amazing place to stay and so close to everything. Loved the cottage, everything you could want and so much to look at. Many thanks, we will be back.”

Rob & Sonia (Albury NSW) May 2016




“Thank you for a wonderful stay – everything was perfect and was certainly great travelling ‘light’ with the kids. We hope to come and stay again one day.”

Daniel, Kelly & family (Coffs Harbour NSW) May 2016




“Just a wonderful, peaceful place to stay. All we could want and more in the house. Thank you Liz for the “birthday” cup cakes. How thoughtful. We would love to stay again when we come this way.”

Pat & Hazel (Katunga, Vic) May 2016




“Lovely place to stay with great facilities and a wonderful host. Nicholas loved the gardens and we loved the peace and quiet.”

Leigh, Ruth & Nicholas (Goulburn NSW) May 2016




“Dear John. Thank you for everything. We like this place. It just like home: warm, lovely, clean, comfortable… thanks again.”

Yuanjing & Yuanxin (Nanjing, China) May 2016




“John and Elizabeth, thank you for your hospitality. Most wonderful stay! The kids loved the place and begged to stay longer (I wish we could do that – next time I hope). Thanks for the toys, and biscuits were absolutely delicious!”

Arie, Francesca & family (Mascot NSW) April 2016




“Absolutely delightful! Had a lovely time in a gorgeous setting. Thank you for your hospitality. Would definitely come again.”

Dayle & Bob (Perth WA) April 2016




“Tranquility within a bushland garden. A time for me to relax and enjoy the birdlife and ponder on life’s journey. Loved my stay, even though I was not far from home I felt at home here. Thank you and the cupcakes yummy.”

Karen (Rathmines NSW) April 2016




“We only stayed one night on our way to Brisbane from Sydney, but we wanted for nothing here – you have thought of everything! Loved the garden with all its wildlife. We all want to come back for a proper visit. Loved the Anzac biscuits!”

Steve, Vicki & Lara (Warrington UK) April 2016




“Had a fabulous time here – so peaceful. Loved the personal touches, especially the welcoming cupcakes, we couldn’t ask for anything more as you’ve thought of everything we could possibly need. So close to all the attractions yet you feel you are in the middle of the bush.”

Chris & Ray (Melbourne Vic) March 2016




“Thanks for a lovely stay – really appreciated the attention to detail – up-to-date magazines, the hand-picked selection of age-appropriate kids toys, the library with something for everyone. Thanks also for the tips about Speers Point Park – the kids loved it!”

Peter, Cathy & family (Willoughby NSW) March 2016




“We are from Sydney and stayed a week, to relax from city life and explore. A fabulously peaceful stay. Thank you for the great cake Elizabeth and both your hospitality and helpfulness. I enjoyed your library.”

Penny & Lindsay (Naremburn NSW) March 2016




“Beautiful place, nice biscuits and chocs and coffee. Got to talk together alone! Therapeutic. Thanks.”

Jayne & Mark (Davistown NSW) March 2016




“Just 20 hours of pleasure – peace, quiet, beauty and comfort. Hopefully there will be a next time. Thank you.”

Pauline & family (Melbourne Vic) March 2016




“Thank you for all your help John, it was greatly appreciated. The slice was delish Elizabeth. A wonderful place to come back to and recharge after medical appointments etc.”

Joy, Ian & Leila (Brisbane Qld) March 2016




“We spent the weekend here and we cannot fault it at all. Attention to detail was outstanding and there wasn’t anything you needed whilst staying here. Literally bring your clothes and you’re set. There was fresh milk, and all the pantry essentials, there was even a beautiful baked slice awaiting our arrival. Beds were comfortable, and our children loved the toys and books. Thank you so much for a wonderful stay. By far the best holiday accommodation we’ve ever stayed at. We’ll definitely be back.”

Billy-Jo, Michael & family (Coffs Harbour NSW) May 2016




“Thank you for the most beautiful, blissful stay and for your incredible generosity.”

Karolynne (Sydney) March 2016




“Another wonderful stay at what has become a “home away from home” for us. Great hospitality and great conversations in great surroundings. We look forward to our next visit.”

David & Meredith (Melbourne) February 2016




“What a privilege to be able to enjoy the serenity of this place and the warm and caring hospitality of John and Elizabeth at every turn. Literally, we wanted for nothing and would love to return one day, if only for more interesting conversations with John and Elizabeth.”

Stuart & Elizabeth (Canada) February 2016




“All we can say is that we will be back and thank you for making our stay fantastic.”

Carol & Geoff (UK) February 2016




“John and Elizabeth (good names!) – if we’d known how good your hospitality is, we’d have booked to stay longer! You have a truly beautiful facility here and we’ve enjoyed staying here immensely. Thank you for the welcome brownies and for the cumquat and ginger jam – both delicious. Thank you, John, for your lift to Newcastle and for your personal tour on Australia Day.”

John & Liz (Winchester UK) January 2016




“Dear John and Elizabeth, Thank you for creating this awesome place to stay. You are terrific hosts. We appreciated your warm welcome and yummy cookies. We liked the well-equipped library of books, DVDs, CDs and games and also the enchanting garden. All the little extras were so thoughtful. The pool was nice after a hot day out exploring. We really enjoyed our stay and would love to come back one day. Would definitely recommend to others. Thanks for your hospitality.”

John, Jennifer, Andrew & Peter (Sydney) January 2016




“Thank you for sharing your little piece of paradise with us. As regular visitors to Newcastle we have found our favourite place to stay. We immediately felt welcome and at home, wish we could have stayed longer……. Next time.”

Amanda, Rebekah, Jade & Zack (Sydney) January 2016




“Wonderful stay, thank you! Beautiful place, loved the peace and quiet and friendly welcome.”

Sally & Andy (Herts. UK) January 2016




“Thank John and Liz for a great week. Your friendly hospitality, together with all the personal touches and the magic yard with the swings and play areas for the children are greatly appreciated.”

Larry, Joy, Leanne, Megan, Amalie & Cayley (Gladstone Qld) January 2016




“Thank you for creating such a relaxing and welcoming haven with all the comforts of home in a delightful and serene setting. We immediately felt welcome as you knew all our names and were very warm and cheerful. The stocked pantry and home-made brownies are a true traveller’s delight. We also loved the bookshelf and art work around the house and could go on…… It all is absolutely wunderbar and we will be raving about it to anyone who’ll listen! Danke!”

Rebekah & Simon (Adelaide), Madelaine & Denis (Leipzig Germany) January 2016




“Sadly we could only stay one night in your lovely place – hopefully we’ll be back and able to stay longer and explore the area. Thanks for providing such a lovely homely setting and to Elizabeth for the cookies.”

Lyn, Geoff & Matt (Wareham UK) December 2015.




“What a beautiful place to stay on our last day on the road. John and Elizabeth, thank you so much for letting us stay at your beautiful home. We would definitely love to come again.”

Hongto, Yingua, Eric & Tim (Wollongong NSW) December 2015




“After being on the road for two weeks driving from Cairns, this was by far the most welcoming and comfortable stay we had. We were going to leave early but we were so relaxed and happy we couldn’t move. Wonderful stay and we only hope we can come back again someday to stay longer. Thank you!!!”

Shaun, Rachael, Kean & Kai (California, USA) December 2015




“Thank you so much John and Elizabeth for your wonderful welcome and delicious food. This place is really awesome and great. We really enjoyed this quiet place and love your organised cottage. Hopefully see you next time. Thanks again.”

Alam, Raj, Rubi & Umme (Sydney) December 2015




“Thank you so much for a wonderful stay. Your attention to detail is magnificent. It was so good to have condiments and staples available in the kitchen. Beautiful accommodation! Thank you. We will stay longer next time.”

Anna, Robyn & Chris (Sydney & Katoomba) November 2015




“Absolutely brilliant. Erica wants to move in but it is too far to travel from the UK! We had an excellent welcome from John who explained everything to us – and those shortbread biscuits were delicious.”

Erica & Max (Redditch UK) November 2015




“We have loved everything about our stay, from the home-made cupcakes, to the beautiful gardens, to the toys left for the kids to play with. Everything has been thought of. This is an amazing place. We will definitely be back! Thank you!”

Jason, Suzanne, Isabella, Holly & Bill (Tathra NSW) November 2015




“Fantastic accommodation! Enjoyed the library and fantastic shower and bathroom. Superb all round! You can pay a lot more for a lot less! John and Elizabeth are great hosts and very accommodating. Much appreciated!”

Luke (Port Stephens NSW) November 2015




“Wow, we love your house. Thanks for letting us stay and for being so understanding. Loved the biscuits and all the small touches around the house. John, you were a delight and thank your lovely wife. Thank you!”

Ben & Olga (Randwick NSW) November 2015 – on their wedding day.




“We are delighted to have discovered your peaceful oasis. We feel so refreshed and enjoyed every moment of our brief stay. We won’t forget the hospitality and warmth. Our daughter had a blast playing and exploring. Thank you for all the special extra touches, the cot and the cake! We will be back.”

Michelle, Tom & Shae (Muswellbrook NSW) October 2015




“We again had a memorable stay. Thank you so much for making our time here so memorable. The gardens are magnificent! Well done”

Jeff, Marielle, Leila, Joel & Jerome (Northbridge NSW) October 2015




“Thank you so much John and Elizabeth for all the special things you provided for our comfort and enjoyment in this enchanting place. PS: the jam was scrumptious.”

Hans, Maria & Elizabeth (Sydney) October 2015




“All the comforts of home – plus more! Very quiet and peaceful. Would recommend to friends and family. We appreciated all the little things that made our stay enjoyable.”

Trish and Grahame (Tamworth) October 2015




“Dear John and Elizabeth. Once again! Thank you!! For this home away from home, for the treats you left us, for the books, DVDs….so much – the garden and trees, the serenity of the place. Thank you and see you next year.”

David and Meredith (Melbourne) September 2015




“Thank you! A beautiful, warm and homely feel. Your warm and friendly welcome. The thought put into every aspect was superb… the Nepali script “welcome”, everything simply beautiful. We really appreciate it all.”

Tammy and Anoj (Sydney), Bindu and Madan (Nepal) August 2015




“John and Elizabeth, this accommodation is just beautiful. There is nothing we could want for. You have thought of and provided every need for a comfortable and relaxing stay. Thank you. P.S. We really enjoyed John’s chocolate brownies and the chocolates.”

Annette and Mark (Brisbane Qld) August 2015




“We all love this place and the kids don’t want to leave. Thank you for letting us be part of this warm and unique place. ♥”

Daria (with husband and young family – Essen, Germany) July 2015




“Thank you for a warm welcome, a good night’s sleep and a long warm bath. I’m sure we’ll be back.”

Charlotte and Norbert (with teenage family – Cologne, Germany) July 2015.




“Had a wonderful stay. Many thanks to John and Elizabeth for their fabulous hospitality. Will be back. ”

Julie and Ian (Melbourne Vic) July 2015.




“Great quiet location. You won’t find better value on the East Coast of Australia.”

Geoff, Jeanette, Emily and Jarrod (Womboin NSW) June 2015.




“From the moment we received our brownies, this place felt like another home in Australia. Thank you John and Elizabeth for providing us hospitality and a wonderful experience. The unique loungeroom, beautiful bath, cozy bedroom and well-kept compound was a highlight to our trip.”

Tee, Lo, Zhen, Jack and Samuel (Malaysia) June 2015.




“Thank you for the most wonderful stay! We were thrilled to discover such a gorgeous bath after a hard day of mountain biking! Your hospitality is superb! We will be back!”

Angelique and Ruth (Sydney NSW) May 2015.




“Thank you for your amazing hospitality, friendship and memories and you can’t find a better brownie (thank you Elizabeth). Words can’t place how wonderful this house is, how much appreciation we have for you have let us stay in such a wonderful house. Thank you John and Elizabeth ♥”

Ciara, Melina and Jason (Margaret River W.A.) May 2015.




“Came for a wedding on the beach at Nobbys. That was wet but fun. We really enjoyed a good night’s sleep here instead of the drive back to Sydney at 10.30pm! Love to come back and explore on a sunny day.”

Bryan, Lee and Ross (Illawong NSW) May 2015.




“Wonderful. Thank you for your hospitality. Our boys loved your cupcakes. The yard was great for our boys to explore and I dearly enjoyed our time. You have the perfect home away from home – next time in Newcastle we will be staying here. Thank you, our time was great.”

Phil, Alison, Alex and Daniel (Gold Coast Qld) April 2015.




“Absolute perfect parent's retreat. Beautiful home with tonnes for the kids to do. Cannot wait to come back”.

Katie and Mark (with young family - Gerringong NSW) April 2015.




“Amazing hosts! John and Elizabeth have thought of everything – even the cupcakes on arrival! Yum! Loved the peaceful surrounds and the home is beautiful! We all loved it! Thanks so much for your chats and hospitality!”

Joanne and Zohar (with teenage children - Sydney NSW) April 2015.




“Every possible wish catered for, great welcome and some lovely touches such as the brownies and toiletries supplied in the bathroom to make you feel really at home. We should have booked for longer! Thank you.”

Marsha and Dennis (Sydney via Zimbabwe) April 2015.




“This was such a lovely place to stay, a ‘home away from home’. It rained madly so we weren’t able to get out, so we were really grateful for the kids’ toys and DVDs to keep the kids happy. Thank you!”

Andrew and Virginia (with young children - Sydney NSW) April 2015.




“John and Elizabeth, thank you so much for your hospitality. This is such a beautiful place to stay. It is so well set out, cosy and welcoming. We love the décor and there is everything here a person would need. PS: The slice was to die for!!!”

Phil and Glenda (Port Macquarie NSW) March 2015.




“What a beautiful, fantastic place! Such great hosts who truly went above and beyond, such great personal touches. So thoughtful remembering our daughter’s birthday!! Thank you so much!”

Ron, Sheri and Haley (British Columbia, Canada) March 2015.




“Welcoming and very well appointed. Very comfy bed, loved the library, attention to detail - first aid kit, to homemade biscuits. Thank you.”

Robyn and Mark (Birruga Vic) March 2015.




“Comfortable, peaceful and welcoming. Exceeded by far our expectations with extra items and facilities generously and thoughtfully added for our convenience. Loved the butcher bids serenade and the bushy backdrop. Wonderful house. ‘We will return’.”

John and Myrna (Nambucca Heads NSW) February 2015.




“What a wonderful weekend. Everything you could possibly want and all the fine touches from the brownies when we arrived to the directions. Five star service. Thanks John and Elizabeth, we will be back and recommend to all our friends. Until we meet again in the hopefully not too distant future. Thanks for a wonderful stay.”

Bob and Mimi (Heathcote NSW) February 2015.




“Another wonderful stay at Werekataba! Extraordinary accommodation in a beautiful, quiet, tranquil setting. Every smallest need catered for! Our Canadian visitors loved it! Until next time……”

David and Meredith (Melbourne Vic), Stuart and Elizabeth (Semple Canade) February 2015.




“***** Absolutely perfect, best accommodation we have stayed in. John and Elizabeth are the perfect hosts, very thoughtful and happy to make your stay excellent. Thank you. We look forward to coming back.”

Jennine, Dan and JJ (Warwick, Qld) January 2015.




“Thank you for providing us a home away from home – it was perfect. We loved the pool and beautiful gardens. Evan loved the play equipment too. Thanks for the treats on arrival. Very relaxing setting.”

Liz and Darren (with young son - Melbourne Vic) January 2015.




“Absolutely perfect! The children loved the pool, play equipment, the chooks and especially the ‘Happy Birthday’ sign and treats on arrival. A wonderful place to stay. My only wish is that we could stay longer – maybe next time. Thank you for your thoughtfulness and thank you for sharing your wonderful home with us.”

Mick and Dot (with grandchildren - Wallerawang NSW) January 2015.




“Wonderful hospitality, wonderful facilities (just right for two adults, two children), lots of attention to detail and comfort in the large and the small things and wonderful warmth. Better than any B&B or apartment we’ve ever stayed in. Wonderful atmosphere…. and wonderful books! Thank you.”

Amanda and Grahame (with teenage children - Epping NSW) January 2015.



“A fantastic place to stay – you thought of absolutely everything to make our stay comfortable. Definitely the best place of its kind I have ever stayed. First rate, everything one could want. Beautiful bush, tranquil. What a treat. Thank you.”

Alison, Olivia and Victoria (Melbourne Vic) January 2015.



“Definitely five stars here – no expense spared along with impeccable hospitality. Free range of 2.5 acres. What a dream.”

Dale, Carolyn and Jaime (Melbourne Vic) December 2014.



“Many thanks for your warm hospitality yet again. It’s so lovely waking up among the birds and nature, and in a home away from home.”

David and Alissa (with grandchildren - Canberra ACT) December 2014.



“What an amazing place and outstanding hospitality. We had such a wonderful time here. Will definitely be back.”

Finn, Hugh and Brooke (Christchurch New Zealand) December 2014.



“Wow! What an excellent time we have had here. Wonderful accommodation and lots to see and do. Thank you to John and Elizabeth for making us feel so welcome.”

Nigel and Kirsten (with teenage children - Napier New Zealand) December 2014.