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Downunder Farmstay: Melbourne Region

2-3 Days
Prices From:
US$ 235

Head into rural Victoria and get a feel for the land with a farm stay outside Melbourne. Escape from the bustle of the city in order to spend some relaxing time in the country milking cows, planting trees, and learning about how to care for the land from generations of farmers.

This 2 to 3-day farmstay takes you to a local farm about an hour outside of Melbourne on Australia’s southern coast.

Take a break from the “World’s Most Livable City” to escape to the countryside of Victoria and experience Australian life on the land. Spend your days rising with the sun to feed cattle and sheep, spending your mornings grooming horses and collecting fresh chicken eggs for breakfast before heading into the fields in the afternoon to plant some trees or try your hand with the bullwhip. Learn about the local rhythms from farmers who draw upon generations of knowledge about the land and get a taste for down-to-earth honest labour. End your days with an incredible view of the night sky that you can only enjoy far away from the city lights.

This farmstay is perfect as an add-on to a longer Australian vacation involving a visit to Melbourne. 


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2-3 Days
Prices From:
US$ 235

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Day 1

Arrive at Farmstay

Arrive at the central meeting point/train or bus station for your farmstay, this will be approx 60 - 90 minutes from downtown Melbourne. On arrival you will meet your farm host family and return with them to you farmstay to begin your farm activities.

Meal Plan Lunch and Dinner
Duration1 Night
Day 2

Depart Farmstay

Enjoy breakfast and farm activities with your host family before departing for the central meeting point/train or station.

Meal Plan Breakfast

Other Information


Daily (except holidays Dec 24-26)


  • Farmstay accommodation
  • Meals as shown in the Itinerary
  • Farm Activities


  • Travel insurance
  • International and domestic airfare & airfare taxes
  • Visa fees if applicable
  • Meals and beverages not mentioned
  • Gratuities
  • Items of a personal nature


Prices are "from" per person based on twin/double share accommodation and for travel in low season. Seasonal surcharges and blackout dates may apply. Limited seat/spaces and all pricing is subject to change and availability. Rates for single or triple travellers are available on request - please inquire.

26 Mar 2023
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