Whispering Pines Bush Retreat

Whispering Pines Bush Retreat provides fully self contained lodge style accommodation for 10 to 11 guests. The accommodation consists of 5 twin share rooms (one consisting of 3 beds), however the main bedroom can be converted from a twin share into a double room on request. Each bedroom has reverse cycle air conditioning. The main bedroom also has a slow combustion wood fire which is really cosy during the cold winter months. The kitchen is fully self contained and the bathroom comprises of two showers for the convenience of guests. Linen, blankets and towels are supplied. Austar is available along with a DVD player on which guests are welcome to view their own selection of DVD’s. Whispering Pines is let to only one group, family, couple or person at a time – there’s no sharing of facilities.

Whispering Pines Bush Retreat is located approximately 65kms south of Tamworth in a delightful setting amongst the pine trees in the hills approximately 14kms east of Quirindi. The setting is ideal for people wishing to get away from it all and is particularly suitable for families and those interested in bird watching and hiking. At Whispering Pines parents can relax allowing their children to explore the outdoors without fear of strangers, busy roads or any other dangers associated with the usual commercial holiday destinations. The area is home to possums, kangaroos, wallabies and many bird species. Less than 1km away is the Old Quipolly Dam which is a designated bird sanctuary. A Bird Hide has been constructed on the edge of the dam allowing bird enthusiasts the opportunity to view the numerous species.

A hiking trail has been marked for those wishing to test their fitness levels or who just want to explore the area and get close to nature. Some fantastic vantage points can be found along this trail allowing guests to observe some spectacular views and unique rock formations.

Come and stay at Whispering Pines Bush Retreat and experience the real Australia.

Hiking, bush walking, animals, bird watching, barbeque, camping, driving, flora & fauna, meditating/relaxing, sightseeing, walking, Aussie lifestyle.

Air conditioning, blankets, full cooking facilities, crockery/cutlery, DVD player, refrigerator, heating, insect screens, linen, microwave oven, Pay/satellite TV, stereo/CD player, tea/coffee making facilities, television, washing machine, wood/electric heating.

Children allowed

Accommodation type

Room facilities
Bathroom and kitchen, beds, cupboard, air conditioning, bedding and towels

No of rooms available

Room configuration
5 separate bedrooms – shared bathroom/kitchen (suitable group/family only)

Rates per night
$80 twin share or double room

Rates per week (7 night week)
$417 for couple or twin share – becomes cheaper per person for additional people.