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The History


Moonan Cottage is Moonan Brook's original School house built in 1881, and is steeped in the Brook's History.

In 1970, the school was closed and the Forestry Corporation of NSW converted the cottage to accommodate for the workers cutting the road to Gloucester. Since then, the Cottage has been under private management. 


  • The cottage has 3 bedrooms and sleeps 8 people. The bedrooms are arranged as follows; Bedroom 1 contains 1 x double bed, Bedroom 2 contains 1 x double bed & 1 x single bed, and Bedroom 3 contains 1 x Queen bed & 1 x single bed

  • Lounge room with an open fireplace 

  • Internal bathroom with a bath, shower and toilet

  • External laundry with additional shower

  • 2 additional outdoor toilets

  • Kitchen with all your basic necessities; oven, microwave, kettle, toaster, 2 x refrigerators, cutlery, crockery and cookware for 25 people (and an authentic wood fuelled stove, so be sure to bring along grandma's recipes and experience some genuine homemade cooking) 

  • The bunk house sleeps 14 people. Containing 3 x double bunks, 3 x single trundles, and a 1 x double fold out lounge

  • Open fireplace

  • Exclusive Moonan Brook frontage with over 2 acres of private grounds where you can pitch a tent or park a caravan

  • Outdoor fire pit with one bag of wood supplied

  • Gas BBQ with gas supplied

  • Outdoor tables and chairs


The cottage is a self catered facility. For your stay please ensure you bring all your own linen including pillows, blankets, towels, and food & beverages.

Cottage Featurs
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