ORRIE COWIE

Farm Experience

PLEASE NOTE : AT THE MOMENT DUE TO COVID19 RESTRICTIONS WE ARE NOT TAKING BOOKINGS. YOU CAN GO TO OUR FACEBOOK PAGE at Orrie Cowie TO SEE SOME OF OUR ANIMALS

Join us at Orrie Cowie for a Unique Farm Experience.

There's nothing like being a 

"FARMER FOR A DAY"

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.

Details

  • Farm experience visits are available for individuals and groups by appointment only
  • Please contact 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.

Quick Links

 

 

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"