D’Oro Tourist Farm is a 204 hectare (504 acre) cattle and sheep property that offers a range of friendly farm animals. 325 acres is at Freshwater Creek, 10 minutes from Torquay and the Great Ocean Road. 179 acres is at Birregurra, 5 minutes from shops and cafes, close to Lorne and Colac. Run by Farmer Doug and Jan, a qualified teacher and counsellor, it has been in their family for over 60 years.
At Freshwater Creek there are: donkeys,sheep goats ponies alpacas chickens and ducks. As a bonus there are protea flowers and 32 hectares (100acres) of natural bushland home to kangaroos wallabies echidnas and native birds.
At Birregurra there are: 2 wildlife areas for birds and frogs, an orchard of fruit olive and nut trees, beef cattle- bulls cows calves and a 4 bedroom furnished self contained heritage house. Call us to book!
We offer affordable accommodation, stimulating day visits and we also have a BBQ Picnic Area with an Amenities Block.
At D’Oro, you can enjoy an educational and authentic farm experience. We emphasize Hands-on and Service Learning. You will love it! Leave the busy-hectic-life behind. Come and feel refreshed, alongside nature! Engage in Healthy Physical Exercise while you Participate in our Daily Farm Activities! Come and engage in Animal Therapy. Feel the benefits of Unconditional Love from animals that appreciate your company and involvement.
Enjoy Donkey Rides, Animal Feeding, Egg Collecting, Bushwalking, Shearing Shed Role Play and Hay Rides in the Ute. Being only 10 minutes from Torquay shops and beaches and only 1 hour drive from Melbourne – D’Oro Tourist Farm “boasts the ideal location!” Why not book you farm visit or holiday today??