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Jackaroo Jillaroo Downunder

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John is the best cowboy ever, calm and fun. We topk a lot of rides We mustered cows and horses and... read more

Reviewed 18 January 2018
Ko Lanta, Thailand
via mobile
Great Sunday Ride!

Great morning spent riding the horses along the Gwydir River, friendly staff and patient with... read more

Reviewed 4 December 2016
Hannah F
Tamworth, Australia
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  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible11%
17 Jan 2018
8 Apr 2018
“not recommended”
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
17 Keera St, Bingara, New South Wales 2404, Australia
+61 488 380 641
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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

It is a while ago since I stayed at this place but still I feel I have to write this review. It was my most expensive week in Australia and at the same time my worst as well. The place looked very dirty, you couldn’t...More

4  Thank Jenny B
Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

John is the best cowboy ever, calm and fun. We topk a lot of rides We mustered cows and horses and camels. I Will go there again

1  Thank Stubbuffe
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Great morning spent riding the horses along the Gwydir River, friendly staff and patient with beginners. Well worth the visit!

Thank Hannah F
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

I would like to thank the Jackaroo hostel for an experience of a life time. What an amazing four days, could of easily been 2weeks. The hostel would have to be the most accommodating, clean place I have ever stayed in. If you are after...More

Thank Brook M
Reviewed 8 September 2015

On my first trip to Australia I wanted so much to get the McLeods Daughters feel when riding and mustering on an authentic Australian farm. I found John Wades place on the internet and I could take the train from Sydney to get there. In...More

2  Thank dutchie68
Reviewed 28 March 2015

After backpacking out to John Wades farm, at Garawilla, I have returned three other times with family and friends all with a wonderful experiences. Friendly fun atmosphere and good home cooked food, along with sunset rides, river rides, mustering horses and cattle, working with young...More

3  Thank LynnLPM
Reviewed 20 October 2014

For a taste of mustering/jillarooing head up to John Wades farm in Bingara. Good food, good accommodation, great horses. Loved watching John and the girls educate young horses to be ridden or used as carriage horses. Experience the thrill of mustering horses and finding sheep...More

Thank Heidi H
Reviewed 29 April 2014

The hosts - John and Sharon. The well tempered horses, the ute ride when we mustered the horses. Riding by the Gwydir river was special.

2  Thank CCsReviews
Reviewed 18 May 2013

13th April '13' i left Richmond to start my 10hr trip to Bingara NSW. I arrived in Bingara to find a lovely well set town. 14th April i met up with 2 guys who were also doing the stampede with jillaroojackroodownunder. We went to cathy...More

11  Thank Garfield1973
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