The SpaceThe accommodation is a private self-contained 1 bedroom apartment with beautiful garden surroundings. The apartment is not attached to the main house, giving guests privacy to come and go as they please. It features a living/common room with kitchen, table and small lounge.
A separate Queen bedroom with ensuite features a bath, shower and toilet. Guest AccessGuests have access too all amenities in the flat.
The garden, fernery, orchard and flower plantation are free to roam, photograph and enjoy.
There is 3 dams on the property that is home to many native birds including our resident water hens, ducks, parrots and gallahs. If you are lucky, you may catch a glimpse of a wedge tail Eagle circling above, the giant yellow-tail black Cockatoos screeching through the grounds and even a kangaroo, echidna and turtles!
There is a covered gazebo with fly-screens which features a BBQ, tables and chairs and a small bar fridge. There is also a fold-up table and chairs to picnic with on the property if you wish to dine elsewhere.
There is ample parking on the property, and 2 additional outdoor toilets near the BBQ area. Interaction with GuestsThe guests have no obligation to interact with the home owners, who live in a separate house on the property. The NeighborhoodOakdale is a lovely rural area surrounded by a mix of home owners, equestrian centres, hobby farms, flower plantations, produce, animal and dairy farms.
There is horse riding, tennis courts, golf courses, look-outs, produce markets, hot air ballooning, paintball, and joy flights all within 20 min drive. (More details below.)
The Oakdale shops are at 1520 Burragorang road (4 min drive) and have a ‘Foodworks' supermarket, café /restaurant, hairdresser and medical centre.
There is also a post office and public telephone 500 meters further down the road.
'The Dome' Petrol station and mixed business.
1190 Burragorang road (5 mins drive.)
Feature a liquor store, takeaway hot food (hamburgers etc) and small supermarket with fruit, veg and meat.
The historic town of Camden is a 20 minute drive. Major supermarkets, bakeries, butchers, liquor stores, news agency, pharmacy, cafes, restaurants, pub meals, home ware stores.
Activities to enjoy on your stay:
'The Camden Produce market' is a small market every Saturday from 7am-12.
Featuring local growers, pastries,flowers, honey, organic meats and select organic/chemical free produce.
(20 mins drive)
'Burrogorang lookout' is a beautiful vista overlooking the warragamba Dam a short 10 min drive.
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Hot air balloon rides (in Camden 20 mins drive.)
Joy flights! (Camden-20 mins drive.)
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Ultimate Paintball (phone number hidden)
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Camden museum of Aviation.
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Belimlba park (3 mins drive.)
Small kids play equipment
Oakleah park (6 min drive.)
Small kids play equipment, opposite Oakdale shops. Getting AroundCar is reccommended, however Buses can be hailed directly in front of the property and service 'The Oaks' 'Camden' ' Campbelltown' and 'Picton'.
You are required to have an 'OPAL' card, and can download the 'Opal travel' app to access timetable, which is very efficient. Other Things to NoteSpectacular Garden display flowering all year long.
A large collection of unique native Australian plants grow on our property. In particular many Grevillea, Banksia and grafted plants from Western Australia. .
Our commercial flower plantation features Waratahs, Proteas, flowering gum, kangaroo paw and Pimeleas. And our private rainforest and fernery is home to a few sleepy turtle; often our guests favourite place to explore.