House at Springfield Farm in Avoca © Springfield Farm

Springfield Farm, Avoca, New South Wales © Springfield Farm

Romantic getaways in Australia's countryside

Picnic in the Paddock, Currajong Retreat, NSW © Amy Fraser

Picnic in the Paddock, Currajong Retreat, New South Wales © Amy Fraser

Dairy Flat Farm, Daylesford, Victoria © Lake House Daylesford

Dairy Flat Farm, Daylesford, Victoria © Lake House Daylesford

Mt. Mulligan Lodge, outback Queensland © Jason Ierace

Mt. Mulligan Lodge, outback Queensland © Jason Ierace

Cottage at Mylor Farm in Adelaide Hills © Mylor Farm

Mylor Farm, Adelaide Hills, South Australia © Mylor Farm

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.

Naked Cubby Co, Mount Majura Vineyard, Australian Capital Territory © Tourism Australia

Naked Cubby Co, Mount Majura Vineyard, Australian Capital Territory © Tourism Australia

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 surrounded by sheep at Curringa Farm in Hamilton © Tourism Tasmania

Curringa Farm, Hamilton, Tasmania © Tourism Tasmania

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

Farmstead Tatura, Goulburn Valley, Victoria © Farmstead Tatura

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

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

When to go

Each November, Western Australia hosts the Western Australia Gourmet Escape, an extraordinary festival of food and wine. 

Gardens at Springfield Farm in Avoca © Springfield Farm

Springfield Farm, Avoca, New South Wales © Springfield Farm

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