Rovers Rest Guesthouse and Studio Units

Glen Aplin, Southern Downs Area

Indicative Rate * AU$150 to AU$600

A warm welcome awaits guests at Rovers Rest. Rovers Rest offers guests two styles of accommodation, the Guest House or the Studio Units. Half way between Glen Aplin and Ballandean, this colonial style farm house is situated on 80 acres. Rovers Rest Guest House has two luxury queen beds and two king size single beds and one sofa bed. This superb house has two bathrooms, separate dining room lounge with large combustion fire place and sweeping verandahs with great views of the surrounding country side. Walk to wineries only a few hundred metres down the road or drive to more than 15 wineries within ten minutes. Rovers Rest Guest House is situated in the middle of the Queensland Wine District.

Each unit has its own bathroom, kitchen, television, stereo, fridge, microwave, jug, toaster, sink, table and chairs for four. There are two units with one queen bed and a sofa bed and two units with two king size single beds and a sofa bed. There is a communal room. It has a gas stove and barbecue, two couches, large eight seater dining table, television, stainless steel benches and wood fire place. There is also a 34 metre under cover verandah.

Facilities

  • BBQ Facilities
  • Communal Lounge
  • Gas
  • Laundry
  • Pets allowed, enquire on booking

Activities

  • Birdwatching

Other Information

Accessibility:

Accessible facilities available. Please contact operator for specific details.

Family Friendly:

Family friendly – please refer to operator's website for services and facilities.
20 Fletcher Road
Glen Aplin, Southern Downs Area
Queensland
Australia

Our Rooms

Guest House

Guest house sleeps up to eight people. It is situated on 80 acres, with tranquil surroundings and scenic views. The accommodation has 2 luxurious Queen size beds and 2 King size single beds, as well as one sofa bed. This superb house has 2 bathrooms, separate dining room (with a setting for 8 people), a lounge with large combustion fire place and sweeping verandahs with great views of the surrounding countryside

Studio Unit

Each unit has its own bathroom, kitchen, television, stereo, fridge, microwave, jug, toaster, sink, setting for four and table and chairs for four. There are two units with one queen bed and a sofa bed and then units with two king size single beds and a sofa bed. There is a communal room, which is like a big lounge room. It has a gas stove and barbecue, two couches, large eight seater dining table, television, stainless steel benches and wood fire place. There is also a 34 metre under cover north facing verandah. Because of the way the Studio Units are situated, units are not split, that is book one, book all four.

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Easter Fun Day

Multiple Locations
Free Entry
16 April 2017
Held on the banks of the iconic Coopers Creek, this anything goes race requires teams of four to complete set obstacles against the clock and against each other. This is a day where it is just a much fun for the spectators and the competitors.

Big Red Bash

Multiple Locations
From AU$65 - 925
4 July 2017
Some of the biggest names across Australian country music, pop and rock are coming to the Birdsville Big Red Bash, with headliners Lee Kernaghan, Missy Higgins, and James Reyne and Mark Seymour to perform in July 2017 at the world’s most remote music festival that will once again take place across three days.
Free Entry
8 July 2017
Forget horses as it’s the camels that reign supreme on in Bedourie. Be amongst the hundreds of race goers who converge on the town to watch dozens of camels race in six events, worth a total of more than AUD11,000.

Betoota Races

Diamantina Area
26 August 2017
Witness the ghost town of Betoota come to life with holiday goers and Outback folk to celebrate the region’s signature event – The Betoota Races – and kicking off the Simpson Desert Racing Carnival. Firstly, don your dancing shoes on Friday night for an outback bush dance followed by backing a winner in one of the six horse race meets the next day.

Windorah Bronco Branding

Multiple Locations
9 July 2017
Back in the day, when pioneering settlers, created their properties and homes on the vast tracks of lands in Australia, Bronco Branding became the most efficient way to brand and draft calves, generally without the aide of yards, or walking cattle vast distances.
24 June 2017
Bring the whole family to the Bronco Branding Yards in Birdsville to watch skilled bushmen and women demonstrate their craft. Get involved in the horsemanship skills on Saturday with barrel, flag and herding races, or simply kick back ringside and enjoy the dusty action.

Birdsville Rugby League Nines

Multiple Locations
Free Entry
11 June 2017
The game of brute and fitness will return to The Diamantina after 30 years for the second time this June 11 in Bedourie. Fans, tourists and locals alike are invited along to the local park, turned ruby league field, to cheer the Barcoo Bandits attempt to defend their 2015 title.
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30 August 2017
The Windorah International Yabby Races began 1998, and is always on the Wednesday night prior to the iconic Birdsville Races, which is on the first weekend of each September. It is held in the street outside of the Western Star Hotel, and draws a crowd of punters, ready to whet their appetite with speedy blue claw crustaceans.
From AU$5 - 5
13 May 2017
Come and experience the fast moving action and skills of professional Bushmen and women as they demonstrate their skills through theses historic arts. Witness teams tough it out to be the quickest to brand cattle using the traditional method of branding in the bush.

Windorah Rodeo

Multiple Locations
13 August 2017
Windorah Rodeo is an outback country rodeo, held in the channel country of Queensland, and is held after the finals of their annual Campdraft each year. This is a family, fun filled event, which features bull and bullock rides, as well as bareback and saddle bronc, ladies and junior barrel races.
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