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The Woolshed at Jondaryan

264 Jondaryan-Evanslea Rd, Jondaryan, Queensland 4403, Australia
+61 7 4692 2229
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Lunching with 35 women!

What a special place! I loved that this magnificent wool shed has been restored and resurrected... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2017
Mindy M
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Darwin, Australia
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Great location and history

We came here as part of our motorhome tour - great camping ground. Cafe excellent. We had a... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2017
Charlie S
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Victoria, Australia
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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 and unpowered campsites. Enjoy a delicious meal and authentic country hospitality at the new Woolshed Cafe Restaurant open Wedneday to SUnday 8am till 4pm or visit the Damper Hut for an Australian-style Devonshire Tea and Ploughman's Lunch open Monday to Wednesday. The Woolshed at Jondaryan is open 7 days from 8:30am to 4:30pm
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good40%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“camp kitchen” (7 reviews)
“powered site” (7 reviews)
“great camping” (6 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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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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

Thank Mindy M
Jondaryan W, Front Office Manager at The Woolshed at Jondaryan, responded to this reviewResponded 24 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.

Reviewed 6 October 2017

We came here as part of our motorhome tour - great camping ground. Cafe excellent. We had a guided historical tour of 4 hours that included a shearing demonstration, sheep dogs working, morning tea, lunch and a horse-drawn cart ride.

Thank Charlie S
Jondaryan W, Front Office Manager at The Woolshed at Jondaryan, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Thank you for your wonderful review of The Woolshed. We are delighted that you enjoyed your experience here from start to finish, and we look forward to welcoming you and your group again soon.

Reviewed 3 October 2017

We visited the Woolshed on 12th September. I have a medical problem which hinders me from walking long distances so ater 2 and 1/4 hours I had had enough so my wife suggested we drive up to the machinery sheds the next morning so as...More

Thank Rod S
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a great weekend camping with friends on Oakey creek inside The woolshed grounds. We all totally loved exploring all the old farm equipment and learning about a time gone by. Really great to show the kids how things used to be without any form...More

Thank Scolou G
Jondaryan W, Front Office Manager at The Woolshed at Jondaryan, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Thank you for your review. It was good to hear you had the opportunity to camp and were able to spend time exploring the museum. We wish to welcome you back again.

Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Loved this place, and the camping area looked great. A massive downfall was the cafe. Was no help with trying to order food. No deviation from menu. Ended up paying $50 for steak and chips. Steak was ok, but chips tasted as if been cooked...More

Thank Shirlee H
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

We rang ahead to book a caravan site with power & water we could hook into our van, and was assured that even though they didn't have many of these available, one was reserved for us. When we arrived and got to the site, we...More

Thank mellymel2703
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Spent 3nights on a powered site. Sites are not shaded which is great in Winter. Plenty of sites available as school holidays were over. New amenities were clean.Plenty to look at around the camping ground as it is a museum of farming etc in the...More

Thank jennibmelbourne
Jondaryan W, Front Office Manager at The Woolshed at Jondaryan, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

It is good to hear you enjoyed your 3 night stay and exploring the museum. Thank you for your review and look forward to having you back another time.

Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

We had a good morning at the Woolshed complex. We had brunch at the cafe- the breakfast sundae and the pancakes. Service was very efficient, and the food was tasty. I'd highly recommend the sundae. I had already downloaded the Woolshed's audio tour onto my...More

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Jondaryan W, Front Office Manager at The Woolshed at Jondaryan, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

What a lovely review, thank you. The pancakes are tasty and the audio tour is full of information. Next time you are in the area you may have more time available to spend exploring.

Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Spent the last two days of our holiday at the Woolshed, the camping area was large although not all sites have access to water and the outer sites are a far way from the power outlets, so you need a long power lead. Ammenities were...More

Thank 19bugzie60
Jondaryan W, Front Office Manager at The Woolshed at Jondaryan, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Thank you for your feedback. So pleased to hear you enjoyed our Café and food. We investigated your comments on the amenities and made improvements to the cleaning program. We look forward to seeing you return in the future.

Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

We stayed just one night on a powered site. Great drive through sites so could leave the van hooked up to car... Close to clean amenities with possibly the hottest shower I've had in a while 😉 Cost was just $38/night 2A + 2 c...More

Thank gouldys
Jondaryan W, Front Office Manager at The Woolshed at Jondaryan, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Wow, what a lovely review. We are glad to hear you enjoyed your stayover. Even though your visit didn’t coincide with any shows, you did get to see some of the animals in training. We would love to see you and your family again.

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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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