ACTIVITIES

@ Billy'o Bush Retreat

We have so much to do at Billy'o, the options are endless.  Depending on what you feel like doing, you can relax, watch the sun go down and enjoy the serenity of the bush or get stuck into some of the activities on offer. Spend some time exploring our old sheds filled to the brim with memorabilia and collectables, take a dip in our famous pool made to resemble a sheep dip or enjoy the view only experienced in our outdoor shower. There is plenty of bush walking and mountain biking options close by and there is lots of outdoor space and activities for the kids to keep busy. At the end of your day, why not pull up a tractor stool at The Chaff Cutter Bar for a drink or two and spin a yarn among yourselves, our other campers or with your hosts Mark and Noah.

Some seasonal activities may be on offer during your stay including yabbying, pizza nights and trailer tours but are subject to availability. We will let you know on your arrival what's on offer for your stay. Available activities will be dependent on things like numbers, weather and the season.

Keep up to date on what activities are happening during your stay by taking a look at our noticeboard in the Camp Kitchen. You will also find maps and information on local activities here for your convenience. 

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Take a dip in our outdoor pool built to resemble a "sheep dip"

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Plenty of off road mountain biking to try, Geurie tracks only 10mins away or a nice easy 4km ride around our property

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Watch the sun go down

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Lots of bush walking on in surrounding bush scrub

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Take a shower with a view!

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Get lost in your thoughts watching the campfire burn (winter months only)

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Buy some Billy'o merchandise!

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Push the kids in our old tyre swing

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We have a swing set for the kids to enjoy

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Say hello to the local wildlife

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Be happy to be alive!

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Relax in the sun

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Trailer rides (subject to availability)

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Feed the animals

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Woodfire pizza nights (seasonal activity and subject to availability)

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Endless games and space for the kids to enjoy

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Check out our sheds filled with old Australian memorabilia and collectables

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Marbles!

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Finish the day at The Chaff Cutter Bar

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Try your hand at frisbee golf (coming soon)

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Yabbying (Seasonal and subject to availability)

@ Dubbo and Surrounds

In nearby Dubbo you are spoilt for choice for things to do. A visit to the Taronga Western Plains Zoo and Old Dubbo Gaol is a must when visiting the area and there are plenty of other activities to fill in your time.  

Why not try one of the many mountain bike tracks around the area or the 18-hole Frisbee Golf course on the banks of Macquarie River.

Taronga Western Plains Zoo, Dubbo Established in 1977, this 300-hectare open-range zoo features animals from around the world.

Mountain Biking Dubbo is home to various trails located at Mugga Hill, Geurie and also Dundullimal. The Geurie tracks are only a short 10min drive from Billy'o.

Old Dubbo Gaol Guided tours, interactive exhibits & re-enactments offered in a penitentiary used from 1847–1966.

Frisbee Golf, Dubbo An 18-hole course can be found on the banks of the Macquarie River, starting at Sandy Beach. Discs are available for hire at the information centre.

Wellington Caves Take a journey underground and experience Australia's past at the world renowned Wellington Caves.

Dundullimal Homestead, Dubbo Dundullimal Homestead is an heritage-listed former pastoral station and now cultural facility, house museum and events centre.

Ploughman's Rest Tavern, Wongarbon If you don't feel like cooking pop in to the Wongarbon Pub 5 min down the road for lunch or dinner.

Mt Arthur Reserve, Wellington The Reserve provides for picnicking, bushwalking, horse riding and bike riding, and is also popular with birdwatchers and botany enthusiasts. Seven marked walking trails, varying in length and difficulty, are available within the Reserve.

Garling Gallery, Wongarbon Housed in a 100 year old restored shopfront and well worth a visit to view the many paintings on display and wander through the sculpture garden. Garling Gallery is open Wednesday to Friday 10am - 4pm and Saturday 10am - 1pm or by appointment.

Dubbo Regional Botanic Garden Picturesque, free-admission garden with 4 areas, including a traditional Japanese landscape garden.

Dubbo Regional Theatre and Convention Centre Catch a performance at the local theatre in Dubbo.

Western Plains Cultural Centre, Dubbo Stylish, modern centre offering art & cultural exhibitions, educational programs & a daytime cafe.

CONTACT US

Billy'o Bush Retreat

43L Barbigal Road

Wongarbon NSW 281

0418 431 334

 billyobushretreat@gmail.com

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