Hipcamp host Cathy J.,
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I have 6 sites at the moment each one is in a open bushland setting with lovely views, no site is within 100 meters of another and each one has a different view with lots of privacy. Kid friendly, shallow water,  and deep water for swimming or kayaking , creeks, animals to feed and heaps of room to run and play.  Adult friendly, huge sites for big groups and plenty of space

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I have 6 sites at the moment each one is in a open bushland setting with lovely views, no site is within 100 meters of another and each one has a different view with lots of privacy. Kid friendly, shallow water,  and deep water for swimming or kayaking , creeks, animals to feed and heaps of room to run and play.  Adult friendly, huge sites for big groups and plenty of space great swimming and lots of things to here and  in the surrounding areas. Some sites are more suited to Caravans as the access is better and some are better suited to campers / 4WD but all can be accessed with a regular car. We have NO  road frontage so sites are private and quiet and safe and only 3ks off the New England Highway.  

All campers MUST bring their own Chemical toilet and shower facilities. A small rest room and shower is available in case of emergency only

I run a working farm raising Sheep and Lambs, Chickens, Ducks, Horses, Donkeys, Vegies, Preserves and Jams. Farm produce is available on request and availability, eg Free range eggs , farm raised Lamb, locally sourced Bacon for the BBQ , and seasonal vegetables, jams and chutneys. 

Thanks to the Beautiful rain we have had recently, our large dam is  full, providing a wonderful spot for swimming, paddling or just splashing about, the Dam has long sloping access so is great for families and dogs, PLEASE NOTE The Google Maps photo is way out of date, our Dam is full. For those who may be into Waterskiing or Fishing  Leslie Dam is a 10 min drive away and offers fishing and water sports then come back to your quiet camp away from the crowds.

We are 20 min South of Warwick,  We are only 30 min from the Stanthorpe Wineries, Breweries fresh fruit and Vege, Cheese factory to name a few things to do. A little further along you will find Girraween National Park renowned for amazing walks. Warwick Hosts the Biggest and Best Campdraft and Rodeo on the last full week of October (Covid permitting) as well as the quirky Jumpers and Jazz festival in July.  Steam Train Journeys , half or full days, We have an amazing motor sport venue which holds meet every weekend, cars bikes, vintage, minis, Porsche's, you name it they race it every weekend. As well as many Equestrian Events, you can spend the day out exploring and then you can come back to your beautiful campsite, that is if you have not decided to stay relaxing and swimming for the day in the quiet watching the sheep and horses pass bye to then  watch the Sunset and wildlife then look at the amazing night sky.

Children under 13 free

 We are also Dog Friendly (conditions apply)

Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans and truck campers, trailers, RVs
6 sites
Up to 8 guests per site
Park at listing
Wheelchair access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Pets allowed
No toilet
Amenities
Potable water available
Picnic table available
No kitchen
No showers
No wifi
Pack it out
Laundry absent
Camping vehicle details
No electrical hookup
No water hookup
No sewage hookup
No TV hookup
Generators not allowed
Pull-in site
Max length 60ft
Accommodates slideouts
Surface type: grass or field
Surface levelness: requires leveling
Have a question? Send Cathy a message!
  • Check in: After 8AM
  • Check out: Before 3PM
  • Cancellation policy: Moderate
  • On arrival: Meet and greet
  • Minimum nights: 1 night
  • Accepts bookings: 3 months out

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Hipcamper Minke

Perfect relaxing peaceful time

Minke K.
recommends this listing.
(Top of the Hill)
November 20th, 2021

Right from the start Cathy was so obliging and answered our mssgs quickly. No question we asked was silly. She met us, took us to our site and explained all the ins and outs.
Our site was perfect....mowed and clean. Our view over the full dam was amazing. Firewood and fireplace available. Cathy came down a couple of times thru our 1 week stay to check if all OK. We bought meat from her and so yummy. Her mob of sheep kept us amused with the antics of the lambs. They walked daily thru our site to meander round the dam. Our friends had a kayak which we used on the dam.
Weather perfect if somewhat coolish late afternoon.
All in all a amazing relaxing time. Will recommend this camp and will visit again. Thank you Cathy....a great host.

Hipcamper Henriette

Beautiful property

Henriette K.
recommends this listing.
(Ironbark Trees)
November 17th, 2021

This has been our first experience with Hipcamp and Cathy has made us feel very welcome and so we are keen to revisit her beautiful property. Our camping spot was recently mown and the firepit had plenty of firewood ready and waiting for us on our arrival. The large dam was full and perfect for our kayaks. Each day the sheep on the property passed by our camping spot providing some funny antics as they continued on there way. Cathy would check in on us for a quick chat and even provided us with more firewood when we ran out.
Would we recommend this place? Yes we would …. 100% we would! There is not one thing we would change about our stay. Thank you again Cathy 😊

Peace and quiet Views of the dam from our campGreat for kayaking
Hipcamper Cathy
Response from Cathy, the Host, on November 18th, 2021

Thankyou it was a pleasure having you stay.

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Hipcamper Melissa

Safe, private site, great views

Melissa A.
recommends this listing.
(Little Trees)
November 9th, 2021

Safe, private site, great views and good place to get away from the crowd and just enjoy watching the adventures of animals on the farm. 30mins to the Granite belt. We had excellent mobile phone and TV coverage.

Hipcamper Patrick

Great outlook, sites, camp

Patrick O.
recommends this listing.
(Ironbark Trees)
November 3rd, 2021

First rate stay, well presented property and sites. Sites were large and grass was mowed, well separated from each other. Cathy was a very welcoming host who made sure everything was right for my stay. Lake views were stunning.

Hipcamper Dana
Dana M.
recommends this listing.
(Ironbark Trees)
November 1st, 2021

This was our 2nd visit to carrington, and got to share it with family. Enjoyed the peace and quiet of this beautiful property. Cathys a wonderful host, very accommodating.
D&k

Hipcamper Cass

Carrington - an amazing stay

Cass T.
recommends this listing.
(Top of the Hill)
October 31st, 2021

Carrington is a lovely place to stay. There are views in almost every direction, and the farm animals are great entertainment. Cathy is a great host and welcoming you on arrival. She makes sure you have everything you need. During the day, it’s so peaceful and quiet and by night you have amazing views of the stars while you sit by the fire. There’s a nice breeze that comes off the big dam and beautiful sunsets in the afternoon, while all the farm animals walk past and return home for the night. We will definitely be returning to Carrington.

Hipcamper Susan
Susan C.
recommends this listing.
(Stevies Tree)
October 23rd, 2021

Peaceful, recharging, owner/manager helpful. Will be going out again. Particularly like the space between campsites, we look for solitude.

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Hipcamper Timothy

A beautiful escape from the city

Timothy N.
recommends this listing.
(Little Trees)
October 6th, 2021

We camped at a nice quiet spot near the dam with the local sheep, donkeys, cattle, horses and native birds keeping us well entertained. Cathy was a great host checking up on us during our stay and even dropping off some her delicious homemade jam. Cathy also provided us with some of her fresh local produce; lamb chops & sausages, bacon and eggs. The sites are well spaced out so it was easy to relax and enjoy the serenity - we'll definitely be back!

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Hipcamper Dana
Dana M.
recommends this listing.
(Ironbark Trees)
October 4th, 2021

Our first time using Hipcamp and this property didn’t disappoint. Cathy the host was lovely and very accommodating. Our site was huge and private overlooking the dam. Fire pit provided. Perfectly located between Warwick and Stanthorpe, a trip to the wineries is always a must. Very peaceful and serene. We look forward to our next visit.
Dana and Kym

Property
Cathy J.’s Land
State
Queensland
Country
Australia
AU$20/night
6 Sites