Tablelands & Outback
The Old Dairy BnB
Rural Number 11599
Kennedy Highway
Evelyn Central
Queensland 4888

Ph: +61 7 4097 8230
M: 0418 779 239

John and Narelle Hardy




Old Cream Shed



Evelyn Waterfall

Good Old Cows

Master Bedroom


The Old Dairy BnB

Your hosts John and Narelle Hardy welcome you to an exclusive mountain retreat. The original fully renovated, four bedroom dairy farm cottage combines modern amenities with period restored antique furnishings. Our cottage offers two queen size bedrooms and two single bedrooms, a large family room, sunroom with breakfast nook, a large lounge with a wood-fired slow combustion heater for your comfort and a fully self-contained country kitchen. All rooms have country vistas of green hills, grazing cattle and antiquated dairy sheds, all part of our 350 acre family farm at Evelyn Central in North Queensland. A ten minute walk or a two minute drive gets you to our secluded 35 acre rainforest haven with a 70 foot waterfall, shady creeks and pools and abundant wildlife including tree-climbing kangaroos, possums, birds and platypus families.

VERY CENTRAL LOCATION at Rural Number 11599 Kennedy Highway, Evelyn Central, Queensland 4888 Australia.

  • 1 hour 45 minutes Southwest of Cairns.
  • 1 hour West of Innisfail
  • 30 minutes to Atherton
  • 15 minutes to Ravenshoe Windfarm Town
  • 15 minutes to the historic mining town of Herberton.
  • 12 minutes to the Millaa Millaa Waterfall circuit.
  • 6 minutes to Mount Hypipamee volcanic crater.




Our Rates

Rates include a daily breakfast hamper with local produce, fresh baked bread and complimentary port and chocolates on arrival.


Each extra person add $25 /night.

One night Two nights Three nights Four nights Five nights Six nights Seven nights
$220 $420 $600 $760 $900 $1020 $1120

(The rate for 7or more nights is $160 /night)



A 50% non-refundable deposit is required 14 days before your arrival.
To ensure guest privacy, the cottage is serviced once only during a 7-night stay.
Daily cottage servicing is available at additional cost.
3-night min. stay on Public Holidays.
2-night min. stay on weekends.
Children under 5 years --------- no charge.
Checkout is 11a.m.

How To Get There

From Cairns travel the Kennedy Highway via Kuranda and Mareeba to Atherton. Enjoy the sights of Atherton, then continue on the Kennedy Highway from Atherton towards Ravenshoe.

THE OLD DAIRY B n B is on the left approximately 35klms from Atherton at RURAL NUMBER 11599 KENNEDY HIGHWAY EVELYN CENTRAL.

If travelling from Savannnahland/Undara Lava Tubes, stay on the Kennedy Highway and The OLD DAIRY B n B is 16 klms on the right past Ravenshoe.

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Contact Us

Address Details:

Rural Number 11599
Kennedy Highway
Evelyn Central
Queensland 4888

Int. Phone:


+61 7 4097 8230
07 4097 8230
0418 779 239


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