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All Year: Cooler Months
Area (ha): 1 Acre
Persons: 2 +
Category: Homestay
Host ID: 23008
Region: Queensland

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Last Updated: September 13, 2018

Hello....welcome to `The Castle`

A few years ago we came across and fell in love with a unique dwelling in the middle of a cattle property (not ours though).

`The Castle ` was originally built to be a bed and breakfast. Built from solid concyrete by hand by one man over 28 years. Now it is simply a place we call home were, with some help we are slowly but surely bringing it back to life.

We offer food and room in exchange for 4 hours work a day x 5

The Castle runs on Solar or Generator Power and Rain Water so we are totally off the grid.

We have 2 1/2 dogs, 2 pet geese and wild Rainbow Lorikeets come for breakfast every morning. You`ll see plenty of kangaroos, emus and maybe the odd camel.

The Gemfields of Central Queensland, is a community made up of 4 small townships in an area where locals and tourists still fossick for gems. (Some of our Helpx`s have found some lovely gems to take home).

Coming to the Gemmies (as the locals call it) is like stepping back in time. So if you`d like to experience some `real` Australian Outback we`d love to have you come visit.

Place read our references for more info about what it`s like to stay at "The Castle" and feel free to contact us if you have any questions.

Hope to see you soon :D

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