Tarndwarncoort Homestead
Tarndie Courtyard
Front verandah with host Jock
The Farmers Cottage
Enjoy 3 acres of heritage garden
Create memorable dinners in the 1878 Dining Room
Blue Bedroom c.1848
Be inspired in our Farm Gate Woolshop

Tarndwarncoort Homestead

Address: 37 Roseneath Road, Warncoort, Victoria 3243

Phone: 03 5233 6241  |  Mobile: 0458 493 363  

Email: info@tarndie.com
Web: tarndie.com

Located a short drive from Colac in Warncoort, get the full experience of rural Australian life by staying at Tarndwarncoort Homestead. Not only will you enjoy the unique surrounds, but you will also contribute towards a sustainable future for one of Victoria's oldest surviving homesteads.

Choose between two unique properties, The Farmers Cottage or The Homestead.

The Farmers' Cottage is a self-contained two bedroom 1940s farm workers cottage set amidst the flocks of sheep and overlooking the Homestead. It's the perfect option for couples and families.

The Homestead is Victoria's oldest surviving homesteads, containing 8 bedrooms, 5 lounge/dining rooms. The Homestead is perfect for adult groups of family and friends, special occasions, corporate retreats and creative workshops. The Homestead sleeps up to 14 guests.

Additional services include restaurant transfers, private catering, yoga classes and Woolcraft Workshops.

Please contact operator for further information.

Content: Homestead Australia PL

Accommodation pricing information (GST included)

Tarndwarncoort Homestead

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Weekend Retreat
Indicative weekend rates, from 6 to 14 guests.


Weekday Retreats
Indicative weekday rates, starting from two persons. Additional fees apply for extra persons.


Farmers' Cottage

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Per Night
Indicaticve rater per couple per night. Includes local produce breakfast hamper, coffees at Tarndie Café. Fees apply for any additional guests.


Room types

TypeDescriptionNumber of rooms

Tarndwarncoort Homestead

Tarndwarncoort Homestead accommodates up to 14 people, containing eight bedrooms with two King beds, two Double beds, two Twin beds and two Single beds, shared bathrooms, five shared spaces. Ramble the three acres of garden and relish the vine covered patio in the Courtyard. Weekend Retreat bookings include a Guided Tour on Saturday morning to learn about the historic property and how its development fits a Victorian and global perspective. Perfect for adult groups of family and friends, special occasions and creative retreats. Imagine your Dinner Party in the original condition 1878 Dining Room, complete with long table, marble fireplace and family portraiture.1

Farmers' Cottage

A 1940s farm workers cottage in the middle of the working sheep farm, containing two bedroom (Double room and Twin room) with cosy lounge & open wood fire. Find great produce in the homestead gardens, at local farmgate stalls and at nearby Birregurra Farm Foods and Provedore. Cook up your local produce bounty in the full country kitchen with wood and electric ovens or eat out at acclaimed Brae Restaurant by Dan Hunter - transfers can be arranged for you. Take in the surrounds on our 45 minute Farm Walking Trail. Feed chickens and collect their eggs daily. Try your hand at spinning wool by the fire.1

Payment methods accepted

American Express  MasterCard  VISA Card 

Cancellation and booking policy

Fifty per cent deposit required to secure booking. To book your stay, please call 03 5233 6241 or email info@tarndie.com.

Local directions

Tarndwarncoort Homestead is located on a working farm. Please phone ahead for further directions


  • BBQ facilities
  • Courtesy transfer
  • Conference/convention facilities
  • Gardens in property
  • Kiosk
  • Library
  • Open fireplace
  • Pets not allowed
  • Shop
  • Walking tracks


  • Art and craft
  • Farm/Station
  • Lessons/tutorials
  • Shopping
  • Guided walks

Reception opening hours

Accommodation available all week.

Check in:  3:00pm

Check out:  11:00am

Disabled access

Access to the Farm-gate Woolshop and Courtyard Kiosk only.

How to get here

Great Ocean Road