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Bonus Downs Farmstay
Mitchell, Maranoa Area

Indicative Rate* $30.00 to $120.00 Accommodation Only

07 4623 1573
bonusdowns@bigpond.com
www.bonusdowns.webls.net

Description

Bonus Downs, a privately owned property run by Lyle and Madonna Connolly, is the ultimate outback historical experience. Experience the magnificent Bonus Downs homestead, find yourself on a tranquil bushwalk or take in the day's activities or absorb the atmosphere of the outback. Whatever your interest, there is something for everyone at Bonus Downs. Bonus Downs offers good old fashioned country hospitality in a friendly, relaxed atmosphere.

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Bonus Downs is 46 kilometres south west of Mitchell on the Bollon Road, has bitumen to the door and is only half an hour from the Mitchell spa. It has accommodation in the rustic Jackeroos Quarters. Camping is also available in the shearing shed or bring your own tent. Caravans, motorhomes and campervans are all welcome, powered sites and water is available. Fly ins welcome and school groups.

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Property Details

Facilities

  • BBQ Facilities
    BBQ Facilities
  • Communal Facilities
    Communal Facilities
  • Swimming Pool
    Swimming Pool
  • Tennis Court
    Tennis Court

Activities

  • Animal Watching
    Animal Watching
  • Astronomy
    Astronomy
  • Farm/Station
    Farm/Station
  • Swimming
    Swimming
  • Tennis
    Tennis
  • Walking
    Walking

Other Information

Children:
Children are welcome.

Pets Allowed:
Yes. Pets are allowed.

Tour Access:
Tour this magnificent property and learn all about the hardships and way of life the early pioneers had to endure during settlement. Transfer to the Ooline plantation that features one of the rarest rainforest species of bush and trees dating back over 1.6 million years. Observe many forms of native Australian wildlife. Transfer back to the homestead for a traditional ~smoko' country morning tea feast with the owners Lyle and Madonna Connolly.
Tour operates Tuesday and Thursdays. Bookings Essential. Adults AUD50.00 per person, Children AUD15.00 per person, Group concessions apply.

Cancellation Information:
All bookings must be accompanied by a deposit of 50 per cent. Final payment must be in cash only as Electronic Funds Transfer at Point of Sale (EFTPOS) and credit Card transactions are not available. Cancellations inside 48 hours prior to date of arrival will incur no refund of deposit.

Other Facilities:
Meals are fully catered for upon request for varying costs. Please contact the operator for full details.

How To Get There:
Bonus Downs Farmstay is just 650 kilometres west of Brisbane, approximately seven hours drive from Brisbane and one hour and 45 minutes from Roma. It is 46 kilometres south west of Mitchell on the Bollon Road with bitumen to the entrance and is only half an hour from the Great Artesian Spa Complex. Property is serviced by own airstrip capable of landing light fixed wing aircraft. Global Positioning System Co-ordinates are 26 degrees 42 minutes south 147 degrees 41 minutes east. Please (phone first for permission to land).

Tariff Information:
Breakfast can be purchased (with prior arrangement) for a fee. A three course dinner can also be purchased (with prior arrangement) for AUD45.00 per adult and AUD20.00 for children. A tour of the Bonus Downs Homestead followed by smoko is also available (with prior arrangement) for AUD25.00 per adult and AUD5.00 for children. A tour of the Bonus Downs Homestead, Ooline Plantation and Smoko is also available (with prior arrangement) for AUD50.00 per adult and AUD15.00 for children.
Children up to three years of age stay free of charge (however no cots are supplied).


Bonus Downs Farmstay Rooms


Rustic Jackaroo's Cottage Style Accommodation


These rooms have a choice of either twin single or king beds, and all linen and towels are supplied. The room has a wardrobe and chest of drawers, and heaters and ceiling fans in all rooms, but please note these rooms are not air conditioned! They have French doors lead onto verandas.

Bedding Configuration

One bedroom or motel room
Capacity: 12 people

Indicative Rates*

FromToInclusions
$110.00$120.00Room Only
Derived from 2 person rate.


Other Information

Children: Children are welcome.



Shearing Shed Accommodation


Experience the magnificent Bonus Downs homestead, find yourself on a tranquil bushwalk or take in the day's activities. Whatever your interest, there is something for everyone at Bonus Downs. Bonus Downs offers good old fashioned hospitality in a friendly, relaxed atmosphere.

Indicative Rates*

FromToInclusions
$50.00$50.00Room Only
Derived from two person rate.


Other Information

Children: Children are welcome.



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Experience the magnificent Bonus Downs homestead, find yourself on a tranquil bushwalk or take in the day's activities. Whatever your interest, there is something for everyone at Bonus Downs. Bonus Downs offers good old fashioned hospitality in a friendly, relaxed atmosphere.

Indicative Rates*

FromToInclusions
$30.00$30.00Room Only
Derived from 2 person rate.


Other Information

Children: Children are welcome.



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Map of Bonus Downs Farmstay
4566 Bollon Road
Mitchell
Queensland 4465 Australia

Contact Details

07 4623 1573

 

* Please note: These rates are indicative based on the minimum and maximum available costs of listed products and services. To obtain a firm price from the provider, please use the contact the operator . All prices are quoted in Australian dollars.



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