Farm Experience

Join us at Orrie Cowie for a Unique Farm Experience.

There's nothing like being a 


Take part in the day to day activities of running a sheep stud:

  • Meet the majestic merino
  • See sheep being shorn (seasonal)
  • Experience a "shearer's smoko" (as served to the shearers)
  • Explore the history of stations and sheep in this area
  • Assist with the sheep work
  • See the sheep dogs at work
  • Feed a lamb (seasonal)
  • Collect a warm egg
  • Throw a fleece

... and more   (click here to see what happens on the farm at different times of the year)

Orrie Cowie is a working sheep property featuring a merino stud, so each visit is defferent depending on the season.


  • Farm experience visits are available for individuals and groups by appointment only
  • Please contact Dennis or Heather Dalla to book
  • Prices available on application.  Group rates apply
  • Daily package includes all meals and transport on the property
  • Visits last about 2 hours (every visit is different)
  • Both indoor and outdoor activities included, so you need to wear
    • closed-in shoes
    • sunscreen
    • and preferably long pants
  • Bus parking available
  • Disabled friendly

Contact us for more information or to make a booking.

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See sheep being shorn on Orrie Cowie

See sheep being shorn


Feed the lambs

Feed the lambs


Experiance a shearer's "smoko"

Experience a shearer's "smoko"