Brisbane's favourite farm stays

2 December 2015

Pack the whole family and stay in Brisbane’s beautifully scenic countryside. Here you’ll discover Queensland’s outback heritage at some of the country’s best farm stays.

Lillydale Farmstay, Scenic Rim


Lillydale Farmstay in the Scenic Rim offers the warmth and history of a genuine Queensland country farm. Take the kids to feed the animals, milk the cow, ride the tractor and explore Mount Barney.

Spicers Hidden Vale, Lockyer Valley

Spicers Hidden Vale Accommodation

Perfect for couples, the Grandchester cattle farm features luxurious colonial cottages. Take a 4WD tour, play croquet and dine at the exquisite Cottons Restaurant before curling up by the fireplace.

Branell Homestead, Lockyer Valley

Branell Homestead

For the personal touch of a bed and breakfast, stay at the Lockyer Valley’s elegantly appointed Branell Homestead. Feed the chooks, unwind in the library or fish off the private jetty.

Tommerups Dairy, Scenic Rim

Tommertups Paddock to Plate Farm

Tommerup's Dairy Farm is a sixth generation working farm providing visitors with genuine country hospitality, charming cottage accommodation and a chance to escape the relentless pace of city life. The 200 acre farm is home to cattle, sheep, pigs and more and of course, your farmer hosts, The Tommerup family. Milking cows in a real working dairy is always a thrill for children and adults alike.

Brockhurst Cabins, Moreton Bay Region


Moreton Bay’s Brockhurst Cabins is a getaway for the whole family, including the dog. Swim in the spring-fed dam, barbecue, take a trail ride, or feed horses from the comfort of your deck. 

Cedar Glen Farmstay, Scenic Rim

Cedar Glen

Nestled in the foothills of the spectacular "Lost World", stay in one of the cattle property’s four historic cottages and enjoy a variety of farm activities, horse-riding, tennis and beautiful scenery. 

Crebra Farmhouse, Scenic Rim

Crebra Farmhouse

Stay in stunning Crebra Farmhouse situated in the pretty Kerry Valley, only 15 minutes south of Beaudesert and just over an hour from Brisbane. As a Crebra Farmhouse guest you have access to approximately 200 hectares of the dairy farm "Glenaulin" and around two kilometres of Albert River frontage.

Fordsdale Farmstay, Lockyer Valley


Fordsdale Farmstay is a 1000 acre property situated in the Lockyer Valley, 30km south-west of Gatton. Stay in the self-cater guest house, or have a fully catered horse riding adventure holiday. On the property the owners breed Arabian horses and take guests trail riding on the horses.

Destiny Boonah ECO Cottages and Donkey Farm, Scenic Rim

Escape to a world filled with donkeys in the heart of the Scenic Rim, only five minutes from Boonah. The farm has two charming,, spacious and fully self-contained eco-certified cottages that are nestled amid 200 acres of tranquil bushland close to Lake Moogerah, Wyaralong Dam, Maroon Dam and multiple national parks.

Clandulla Cottages and Farmstay, Scenic Rim

Clandulla Cottages and Farmstay are nestled in some of the Scenic Rim Regions most beautiful countryside and on the doorstep of award-winning wineries and the best equine stables and polo fields.

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