March into Action

Where to in 2020? Autumn is a beautiful time of year. The weather cools and the rain is falling. We feel energised to go out and explore. Australia has had a torrid few months but is starting to recover.  The [...]

The History of Duck Creek – Alstonville

Alstonville or Duck Creek Mountain? The village of Alstonville was originally known as "Duck Creek Mountain" after Duck Creek, which flows along the southern edge of town and eventually merges with Emigrant Creek and the Richmond River. The name was [...]

The Miniature Farm at Alstonville Country Cottages

Did you know that Alstonville Country Cottages has a farm animal petting area? During your stay you and your family can feed and pet: the miniature goats, Muse and Aphrodite the Harlequin duck, Joker the guinea pigs, Bert and Ernie [...]