Philip & Christine

A wonderful collection of farm animals, variety of birds and stunning views of the Australian bush and surrounding valley make a stay with Philip and Christine a truly memorable experience. Philip loves to share what life is like on the farm with his guests and Christine is famous for her delicious home cooked meals.

Capacity of Farm: 6
Special Farm Requirements: Air-conditioning, Number of bathrooms 2+
Farm Animals: Cattle, Pig



"I could do or see many things that I had never done before in my life at your farm."

Family Members: Philip – Male, Christine – Female.
Location: Macclesfield, Victoria 3782 – 1 hour and 3 minutes from Melbourne.
Closest Train Station: Belgrave Station, Belgrave Line.
Farm Details: Hobby farm with deer, 2 cows, 5 pigs & piglets, rabbits (breeding), guinea pigs (breeding), pure bred chickens & baby chicks, ducks, King & Japanese quail, doves, parrots, lorikeets, often has baby animals, 50 citrus trees (Grapefruit, orange, lemon, kaffir lime & mandarin), dams with trout and yabbies, native birds and wildlife on property. Access to local farm where guests can hand milk a cow and see other animals.
Farm Activities: Tour of the farm, feed all animals, collect fresh chicken eggs to cook and eat for breakfast, caring for baby animals (sometimes), native wildlife spotting (kangaroos, wombats & possums), star gazing, citrus fruit picking, fresh orange juice for breakfast, yabbying & fishing for trout. Option to visit local farm where guests can hand milk a cow (5pm daily).
Acres: 20.
Bathrooms: 2 (Separate from hosts).
Cooling: Air conditioning & fans.
Room 1 – 1 x queen bed + 1 x double bed + 1 x double futon bed.
(Portacot available)
Transfer maximum 6 guests.