SSAA OR HUNTING CLUB MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED BY ALL HUNTERS
Bendemeer offers creek flats to steep and mountainous terrain where Deer, Pigs, Foxes, limited Goats, Rabbits and Cats can be found.
+8 point Deer Trophies at $400 each.
This beautiful setting and tranquillity is enjoyed by all visitors, while hunters particularly love the varied game options from basic Spot Lighting to Competitive Stalking.
Walking, 4WD and ATV Hunting allowed on this property.
You do not need a 4WD to get to the property, but Halls Creek Road can get rough.
A 4WD would make access to the steeper areas easier but a drop off can be arranged with the property owner.
The properties cool room and butchering facilities are a welcome addition.
Accommodation is comfortable and consists of 2 x Queen Beds plus a large lounge that can be used as a bed. There are Hot Showers, a Fully Equipped Kitchen, TV, BBQ, Fireplace, Overhead Fans and even a Coffee Pod Machine.
Basic Pantry Hampers can be provided on request. And Pre-Prepared Meals can be provided on request with a minimum of 3 days’ notice prior to arrival.
There are fresh eggs available to be collected from the chook pen as needed each day. Pet guinea fowl also live near the quarters.
There’s also a shearing shed with Outdoor Shower and Kitchen as extra accommodation.
Telstra mobile phone service can be achieved on certain high spots.
No need to bring firewood – the property has available firewood lying around the property for you to collect.
You can sight your firearms and target shoot at your campsite, of course observing all safety precautions.
Winter temperatures range from -6 to 15 degrees with 300-400mm of rainfall on average, whilst summer enjoys 5-40 degree weather with 400-500mm of average rainfall.
The best time to book is all year, but even better in Autumn and Spring
Rules on the property are simple – follow and read the conditions for property access book. Common Sense – leave gates as found, no shooting at or within 500m of stock, or on ridgelines, respecting property boundaries, avoid driving on crops. Be mindful of driving close to stock. Do not shoot anywhere near main house or owners dogs. Hunt respectfully. Take all rubbish with you to the designated area, obey any fire restrictions especially total fire bans.
The property was originally settled by the Wiseman family in the 1870s and has been used as a pastoral operation since.
It is located in a delightful secluded valley with Halls Creek gurgling down the valley when it rains. It’s a landscape that enjoys a wide range of trees, soils and animals occupying this picturesque part of the world.
There are ancient Aboriginal caves nearby that have been carbon dated to be over 2,000 years old.
When the family comes along with hunters, they can relax by the creek, picnic and read under a shady tree, explore Aboriginal caves, enjoy the farm life or take a drive to nearby Tamworth for country music and food. There are fresh eggs available to be collected from the chook pen as needed each day. Pet guinea fowl also near the quarters.
This property is 15kms from Bendemeer township with a famous old Country Pub, the best steak sandwich at the General Store and nearby to Macdonald River Trout Fishing. Australia’s Country Music Capital, Tamworth, is 55kms away and home to great food, horse events, a livestock centre, and art galleries and museums. 46kms from the property you’ll also find Manilla, a classic Australian country town and the leisure hub that is Keepit Dam.
Additional Supplies can be obtained from Bendemeer township with the General Store housing a wide range of supplies, a pub, and service station with gas, fuel and basic supplies. The General Store is open 7-5pm week days and 8-2pm on weekends, while the Service Station is open 7-5pm.
It is recommended visitors come well equipped and bring insect repellent in summer.