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The Woolshed at Jondaryan

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Closes in 21 min: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
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Great sport for a quiet few days away!

Stayed here for 4 mights over the long weekend. Only 2 hours from Brisbane. Has powered sites if... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
647warrenp
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Brisbane, Australia
Delightful Damper

Great spot to camp, plenty of room, great toilet and showers. The damper was to die for with the... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
shaunr464
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Hervey Bay
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The heritage-listed Woolshed at Jondaryan is the oldest operating Woolshed in the world with over 150 years of history. They offer a range of accommodation options including self-contained authentic cottages, Shearer's Quarters, as well as powered...more
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Hours Today: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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264 Jondaryan-Evanslea Rd, Jondaryan, Queensland 4403, Australia
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+61 7 4692 2229
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All reviews camp kitchen powered site animal nursery great camping plenty of hot water clean amenities shearers quarters history lesson sheep shearing demonstration horse drawn cart walk around great place to visit morning tea food festival machinery damper creek
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

Stayed here for 4 mights over the long weekend. Only 2 hours from Brisbane. Has powered sites if you want but also has non powered sites on the creek which are much better. Creek has fish in to catch and lots of birdlife. Plenty of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 647warrenp
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

The kids loved the animal nursery especially the poddy goats. The old machinery was fantastic to look at too. Would have loved to see some stuff running being the school holidays but nothing was going.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Rangel84
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Great spot to camp, plenty of room, great toilet and showers. The damper was to die for with the lamb chops not far behind

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank shaunr464
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

This was perfect for our family. The grounds are absolutely stunning- beautiful buildings, gardens and scenery. We stayed one night but we wish we could have stayed more. The sites are well spaced and the amenities were very clean with the best camp shower I’ve...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank madlane14
Reviewed 7 May 2018

We had not been EVER and going by family member's experiences were really looking forward to our trip here. So disappointed. No working exhibits on a long weekend. When I asked why - I was told the volunteers don't work on Sundays (ummm it's a...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

My husband took me here after visiting the place a while ago and highly recommended we go. We took quite a trip off our route to visit and what a waste of time it was. The place no demonstrations or activities at all. We walked...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Elowishes
Reviewed 22 March 2018

Get out to the country then stop off at the Woolshed, what an experience. See how our pioneers lived and worked the old slab hut, drovers hut, talk about being very basic living. The old hairdresser shop, yes this was when the Barber was also...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Colin V
Jondaryan W, Front Office Manager at The Woolshed at Jondaryan, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2018

It was a pleasure to have you. Thank you for sharing your wonderful experience and would love to have you come back.

Reviewed 24 January 2018

This a place full of history and many, many displays. The numerous volunteers have many stories to share and generously give of their time.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank 639marie
Jondaryan W, Front Office Manager at The Woolshed at Jondaryan, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2018

Thank you for your feedback. It certainly does have a lot of history and we are grateful for our volunteer base, the place wouldn't be the same place without them.

Reviewed 1 January 2018

Spent 2 nights in the "Shearers Quarters" even though it was extremely hot the experience was brilliant with the old corrugated iron structure and window that was held open by a propped up branch and old wooden floors with gaps, such an experience, The accommodation...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Denman230
Jondaryan W, Front Office Manager at The Woolshed at Jondaryan, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2018

Thank you for your feed back. It was great to have you here and to hear about your experience. Hope you can come and stay again.

Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

What a special place! I loved that this magnificent wool shed has been restored and resurrected, and is used so beautifully. We were there as part of a tour group and it really was very special. A delicious sit down lunch was served with great...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Mindy M
Jondaryan W, Front Office Manager at The Woolshed at Jondaryan, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Wow! What a wonderful review - thank you! We are so delighted to hear that you had a wonderful time at The Woolshed! We will be very happy to see you back again soon.

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robin197639
16 March 2016|
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Response from Jondaryan W | Property representative |
Hi, We have plenty of activities for the kids over Easter including: damper making, horse and cart rides, a kids disco, treasure hunts, family activity games, twilight tours and more and more is getting planned everyday... More
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5-fiveofus
21 August 2015|
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Response from Jondaryan W | Property representative |
We do have site by the creek but they are all non powered sites, you are welcome to bring a generator if you wish. The sites done by the creek do not have plumbed water but there is water available near the amenities. Our... More
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