Things to do at Wood Duck Cottage

For kids

  • play in the cubby house
  • collect eggs from the chickens
  • watch dvds
  • listen to music

For adults

  • relax with a book – we have a wide range to choose from
  • enjoy a movie
  • entertain your guests with games
  • get your work done in peace and quiet
  • bird watching
  • enjoy an al fresco bbq

For foodies

cook up a storm
A Cook’s paradise awaits you with  a world of cookware, country oven, and serving equipment and table ware.

The cottage has a fully equipped kitchen, double Falcon ovens, gas cook-top, kitchen electrics, cutlery, knives and cookware sets of saucepans.  Enjoy your banquet at a table for 10 inside or table for 8 outside. A reference library of cookbooks is on hand to challenge every experienced chef.

Riding by bike and horse back along the trail is a great way to enjoy the district or ride from town to town

Bike or horse riders can ride along the length of the trail.  The main track is shared with walkers and cyclists, but separate horse trails are marked alongside the main trail in many places.

For riding enthusiasts you can exercise all day and then return to stay in the comfort of the Cottage or Cabin.  Starting from Molesworth, Alexandra, Yarck, Kanumbra or various other points you can do a half day or a full day ride.  Car parks are spaced along the trail for easy pick up and drop off at the beginning and end of your ride. There are horse yards are located at various points along the trail so you can stop off at a pub for lunch, it is a fun day.

Find out more about riding the Great Victorian Rail Trail