House at Springfield Farm in Avoca © Springfield Farm

Springfield Farm, Avoca, New South Wales © Springfield Farm

Australia’s prettiest farmstays

Cottage at Mylor Farm in Adelaide Hills © Mylor Farm

Mylor Farm, Adelaide Hills, South Australia © Mylor Farm

Local tip

One of South Australia’s best winery restaurants, Hentley Farm, is a 20-minute drive from Hutton Vale Farm.

Farm animals at Hutton Vale Farm in Barossa Valley © Dragan Radocaj

Hutton Vale Farm, Barossa Valley, South Australia © Dragan Radocaj

Couple having sunset drinks at Tommerups Dairy Farm in Kerry © Tourism and Events Queensland/Jesse Lindemann

Tommerups Dairy Farm, Kerry, Queensland © Tourism and Events Queensland/Jesse Lindemann

Fun fact

The Scenic Rim region contains a swathe of World Heritage-listed Gondwana Rainforest, which is more than 180 million years old.

The Lodge at Bunyip Springs in Maidenwell © Bunyip Springs Farmstay

Bunyip Springs Farmstay, Maidenwell, Queensland © Bunyip Springs Farmstay

Aerial of Naked Cubby Collective accommodation at Mount Majura Vineyard in Majura © Simon Thorp

Naked Cubby Collective, Mount Majura Vineyard, Majura, Australian Capital Territory © Simon Thorp

Man on a horse in the cattle yards at Bullo River Station in East Kimberley © Martine Perret

Bullo River Station, East Kimberley, Northern Territory © Martine Perret

Family feeding the farm animals at Rustic Hut Farmstay in the Dial Range © Rustic Hut Farmstay

Rustic Hut Farmstay, Dial Range, Tasmania © Rustic Hut Farmstay

Family surrounded by sheep at Curringa Farm in Hamilton © Tourism Tasmania

Curringa Farm, Hamilton, Tasmania © Tourism Tasmania

Cottage at Rivendell East Gippsland in Tambo Upper © Rivendell East Gippsland

Rivendell East Gippsland, Tambo Upper, Victoria © Rivendell East Gippsland

Platter by the fireplace at Farmstead Tatura in Goulburn Valley © Farmstead Tatura

Farmstead Tatura, Goulburn Valley, Victoria © Farmstead Tatura

Farm animals at Diamond Forest Farm in Pemberton © Diamond Forest Farm

Diamond Forest Farm, Pemberton, Western Australia © Diamond Forest Farm

Outdoor bath at Burnside Organic Farm in Margaret River © Burnside Organic Farm

Burnside Organic Farm, Margaret River, Western Australia © Burnside Organic Farm

Local tip

Bilpin is famous for its apples, so plenty of local cafés serve delicious homemade apple pie – don’t miss out.

Gardens at Springfield Farm in Avoca © Springfield Farm

Springfield Farm, Avoca, New South Wales © Springfield Farm