Stream ECO Cottage, a very green retreat...
for travellers who like to avoid tourists.
Stone Stream cottage
is just a little bit off the beaten track.
26 km NE of
cocooned in a little valley
overlooking Eve Creek.
It is a secluded, self contained rainforest eco
cottage created for just one couple.
Your hosts, Evan & Peta,
stock the kitchen with everything you need to create,
big country breakfast. Including
free range eggs from our own chooks,
bacon, yoghurt, cereals, toast,
plunger coffee, and
a range of teas.
Also, there is usually a few extra treats
to snack on during the day.
Stone Stream cottage
overlooks the creek with cascades
and rock pools.
It is bounded by
rainforest, wildlife, giant old growth
trees, lush pastures, lashings of fresh air
and lots of blissful peace
and tranquillity. Perfect for bushwalking & Bird watching.
for some meals can be made, or BYO supplies and self cater.
Stone Stream ECO Cottage
A note on "Romance".....
Stone Stream is ideal for those of us who are
Mother nature has really laid things on quite thick here.
She is obviously out to impress.
Simply discovering & booking
Stream is, in itself,
technically deemed an "Act
We are very happy for you to take full credit for the stunning scenery,
starry skies, babbling brook, cute cottage, fab food etc
bed dressed in quality linen.
of 2 styles of pillows.
well equipped, kitchen with gas stove/oven & small fridge.
with bath and bath robes.
veranda overlooking the creek, pastures and rainforest.
BBQ with roasting hood.
of books and reading material.
and wildlife identification books.
acres Temperate rainforest.
and rock pools.
of wildlife including, wallabies, koalas, reptiles and a huge number of Native
old growth Tallowood trees, 100’s of feet high, 100’s of years old.
acres lush pastures.
quiet herd of cattle.
Base of a Yellow Carabeen
Nest Ferns in the rainforest canopy
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A very Green Retreat.....
Link: The Green Directory
Stream ECO cottage is a carbon neutral site.
is totally self sufficent in terms of electricity, rainwater
It is not connected to public
solar and wind generated
240 volt electricity system.
and energy effecient lighting.
loo - elegant, in-bathroom, waterless composting toilet from "Nature
Nature Loo website
collected and treated onsite.
hot water heating.
non chemically treated drinking water.
and reusble containers used for food and hygiene products.
& towels washed and ironed at Barefoot Falls (the main house),
which is 100% powered by an onsite Micro Hydro Electric Scheme, and
then line dried.
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gourmet, gourmet ...
of Stone Stream’s unique attributes is its seclusion.
Thus, we have set the cabin up for
BYO self catering.
you can let us do some of the work for you. See ‘ dinner’ below.
The closest food
outlets are at Dorrigo (26km) and Ulong(10km)
has an great general store
that serves good
coffee and food daily.
Ulong Exservices club for drinks, and meals on some nights.
cottage comes stocked with everything you will need to create a
scrumptious meal to start each day.
Fresh free range eggs from our own hens, bacon, tomato, bread,
fruits, creamy yoghurt,
fruit juice and a choice of cereals. There is a good supply
of plunger coffee, a range of teas,
hot chocolate and a few
extra treats for snacks during the day.
cottage is set up for self catering. There is a basic range of
condiments for your use.
(fresh herbs from the cottages garden when in
kitchen is equipped with a gas stove/oven and microwave,
as well as the basic tools
needed to create and serve good food.
There is also a gas BBQ on the
If there is a special kitchen tool or appliance you require let
If we have it, you are welcome to borrow it.
meals can be arranged. Peta is a very experienced and dedicated foodie,
and can put together a very fresh and tasty menu for
special dietary needs if requested.
In all our menus we try to utilise
fresh produce from our own garden and local suppliers.
discuss this when booking as some notice is required.
2 course Dinner hamper
delivered to the cottage $60
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special note on the weather.
Stream is situated on the Eastern Dorrigo Plateau in an area known as
The area is so lush and beautiful because it is at a higher
thus, is cooler and much wetter than
right down on the coast.
The high rainfall results in our
stunning rainforests and
Sometimes we can experience 4 seasons in a day.
pack an umbrella & some cool weather clothes even in summer.
cottage has everything you need to keep you comfortable regardless of
cool rainforest and creeks for those hot days.
veranda overlooking the
creek & paddocks is perfect for watching sun showers.
heater will keep you, and the cottage, toasty warm during those chilly
are two large umbrellas at the cottage, perfect for sun shower strolls.
aromas are delicious after rain.
warm during the day, often with an afternoon storm or sun shower.
characterised by cool crisp mornings, warm days, misty evenings and cool
for crisp frosty mornings, clearing to stunning sunny days,
chilly nights, when the mist rolls into the valley like a blanket,
lovely time to cosy up in the cottage)
be unpredictable. Hot and sunny one day, cool
and stormy the next.
Calf born 2008
We recommend that you stay at least two
days, or longer if you can, to get a real feel for the area,
really unwind and get a true sense of the peace and tranquillity of
Stone Stream cottage.
Book a Massage or Spa treament, at STUDO 287
see the SPA
/MASSAGE button at the
top of the page for details.
to do while at Stone Stream
, Bird watch and Bushwalk
down, Canoodle, Cuddle
rub, Frolic, Frog watch
Guzzle, Get naked
, Go Gourmet
Look around, Listen to the bird song,
Make-out, Moonlight stroll
nap , Nuzzle a neck
the question, Pop the champagne, Paint
Relax, Rest, Rejuvenate, & Revive
in our Rainforest Retreat
Sip, Stroll, Stop & Smell the Roses (there are a couple in
the garden just for this purpose)
the Valleys, Vanquish Stress
Wander, Watch the grass grow (mind you it’s pretty damn quick
growing round here)
for a longer stay
Z Z Z……ssshhh!
want more to do?
Stream is accommodation designed for total
However, if you
want to get out and about the area has a great deal to offer.
suggest you try the following sites for all the details….
there is a compendium filled with ideas and information in the cottage.
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are situated Approximately 26km from Dorrigo, or 50km from Coffs Harbour.
the Eastern Dorrigo Plateau, in the area known as Brooklana.
to get here
to print off...
car from Dorrigo
North at the (town monument) intersection of Waterfall Way
Street, towards Dangar Falls.
along this road for approx 14km until you reach the small village of
Megan you will cross Wild Cattle Creek and then turn right to Brooklana.
It is well sign-posted.
down Coramba Road (also called Eastern Dorrigo Way or Main Road
road is gravel but the surface is fine for all cars.
It is quite
narrow and winding, so take it easy,
and keep left as much as possible.
The windy road
feel like you are travelling much further than you
you pass the ‘Barefoot Falls’ sign on your left you have 2.5km to
come to a ‘Y’ intersection at Eve Creek Bridge & Kirtons Rd
(No through Rd).
is a Stone Stream sign here. Keep left onto Kirtons Road.
up Kirtons Road. The Cottage is 180 m on the right.
car from Coffs Harbour
west from Coffs Harbour to the town of Coramba.
right through the little township of Coramba.
as you leave the 50km zone from Coramba you will see a turn to the
left, to Dorrigo. It is sign-posted.
this road, Eastern Dorrigo Way (also called Main Road 120 or Coramba
Road) for approx 29km.
From here onwards
it is a stunningly beautiful drive, but quite windy, so take it easy and
enjoy the scenery.
1km after you pass the turn
off to Ulong, keep left at the ‘Y’ intersection, (Approx 20km) Sign posted -
approx 21km the road will turn to gravel, but the surface is fine for all
It is windy, and sometimes becomes quite narrow, so keep left
as much as possible.
29km you cross Eve Creek bridge and, straight away, you will see you
are at a ‘Y’ intersection.
You should see the Stone Stream Sign.
Turn right into Kirtons
Cottage is 180 m on the right .
distances by car from…..
Harbour - 50km
Sydney - 560km
rates are per couple & include daily breakfast supplies.
night not available - 2 night minimum
|3 nights anytime
|7 nights anytime
Stays longer than 3 nights add $100 for each night.
rates (see 'Meals' section for details)
2 course dinner
for two, delivered to the cottage, suitable for lunch or dinner - $60
Stone Stream is Gay & Lesbian friendly and
Stone Stream is a Non- Smoking Environment.
are subject to the following
conditions, please read carefully.
A 50% deposit is required at time
of booking. Bookings are not firm until deposit has been received.
Cancellation policy applies, see
Check in time: 2:00 pm onwards
(early check in by arrangement)
Check out time: before 11:00 am
(later check out by arrangement)
Whilst we understand unexpected
things can happen.
15 or more days: no charge
3 to 14 days: $50 administration
48 hours: one nights room rate
24 hours or no show: 100% of the
booking. However, we will gladly give a full refund should we fill the
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A Satin Bower Bird's bower
Red Eyed Green Tree Frog
Tawny Frog Mouth
and Evan Bollard
02 6654 5381
04 2934 2498