• Lochinver Homestead and Cottages


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Lochinver Homestead and Cottages is a beautiful heritage country property in the heart of Victoria’s Goldfields region. It is a hidden treasure for short escapes, leisurely holidays, retreats and celebrations. There are three accommodation options including the Homestead, Blue Wren Cottage and Creek Cottage. These charming residences are all self-contained and can be booked separately or all together, catering for up to 26 guests.

Lochinver Homestead and Cottages is centrally located in Victoria’s Goldfields and has been hosting guests for over 30 years. Just 2 hours from Melbourne, it is an easy escape from the City. Activities can be as simple as watching the world go by, observing the rhythms of modern farm life, taking long walks along the river within the farm park looking for platypus and bird life. There is also a myriad of cafes, wineries, galleries and the Goldfields Vintage Train that await you.

The Homestead: The 19th century Bluestone Homestead is the heart of 1000 acre Lochinver Farm. Boasting a sunny brick terrace and a shady veranda, a huge country kitchen and formal reception rooms. The Homestead has six bedrooms and can accommodate up to 12 or more guests.

Blue Wren Cottage: This beautifully restored cottage has three bedrooms and sleeps up to 6 guests. It features stylish period furnishings, art and treasures from the family collections.

Creek Cottage: Set in the Homestead's rambling gardens, Creek Cottage is perfect for individuals, couples or a small family. Creek Cottage has stunning views of the ancient red gums and Tullaroop Creek.

All the residences were originally for the people and their families working on the farm and have been restored and renovated with modern conveniences. Lochinver is also pet friendly, with guests welcome to bring their dogs by prior arrangement.


Lochinver is 3 kilometers from Carisbrook on the Maldon-Baringhup Road. From Carisbrook, you can turn left onto Baringhup Rd, go over the railway tracks and take the Lochinver driveway on the first bend.

245 Baringhup Road, Carisbrook VIC 3464, Australia
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Cancellation Policy

For bookings cancelled for whatever reason the following applies: 1. 50% refund up until 7 days prior to arrival less the non- refundable administration fee of $50.00 2. Early departure – no refund of payment. 3. Consideration is given to unforeseen events. 4. Lochinver Farm may at any time cancel your booking if in our sole discretion there are reasons which require us to do so. If this happens we will give you a full refund of all monies that you may have paid and we will have no further liability to you. Cancellations received at any time will incur an administration fee from the Booking Agent of $27.50.