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Hill End Holiday Ranch, Hill End

‘the ranch’ is situated in the historic village of hill end catering for groups and families. Nestled amongst pine trees, it commands a majestic view over the turon river from its 9 hole golf course.

Hill End Holiday Ranch provides a unique opportunity to immerse yourself in the charm of country life within the historic village of Hill End, once a bustling gold mining town. Nestled amidst picturesque country bush lands, our ranch offers a range of accommodations, guided tours, and engaging activities that cater to both school and education groups, as well as individual visitors.

Accommodation Options:

  1. Cottage Retreats:
    • Charming self-contained cottages with rustic decor.
    • Equipped with modern amenities and comfortable furnishings.
    • Offers a cozy atmosphere for relaxation and retreat.
  2. Bushland Cabins:
    • Cozy cabins nestled in the heart of the bushland.
    • Blend of comfort and natural surroundings.
    • Ideal for nature enthusiasts seeking tranquility.
  3. Family Lodges:
    • Spacious lodges suitable for families or larger groups.
    • Designed for comfort and group gatherings.
    • Provides a sense of togetherness while enjoying the countryside.
  4. Heritage Rooms:
    • Quaint rooms steeped in history and charm.
    • Reflects the rich heritage of the gold mining era.
    • Perfect for travelers interested in the area’s history.

Amenities and Activities:

  • Guided Tours:
    • Explore the historic village and learn about its gold mining past.
    • Discover the significance of Hill End as an artist’s haven.
    • Enjoy insightful tours led by knowledgeable guides.
  • Educational Activities:
    • Customized programs for school groups to enhance learning.
    • Engaging hands-on experiences related to history and nature.
    • Foster a deeper understanding of the region’s heritage.
  • Bushwalks and Nature Trails:
    • Well-maintained trails for nature enthusiasts and hikers.
    • Observe native flora and fauna in their natural habitat.
    • Ideal for leisurely walks or more adventurous hikes.
  • Artistic Workshops:
    • Tap into your creative side with art workshops inspired by the surroundings.
    • Opportunities to paint, sketch, and create in a scenic environment.
  • Countryside Relaxation:
    • Enjoy the serenity of the countryside.
    • Unwind by reading a book, having a picnic, or stargazing.

Additional Information:

  • Hill End Holiday Ranch welcomes both individual travelers and groups.
  • The ranch is a gateway to experiencing the authentic charm of country life and historical significance.
  • Located in close proximity to the village of Hill End, offering easy access to local attractions and landmarks.
  • Immerse yourself in the gold mining history, picturesque landscapes, and the creative energy that has drawn artists to the region for generations.


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