horse riding holidays

The signs are all there that the Kimberley will be hopping next season, so if it’s been on your list, you may want to start planning now. If you are an adventurous soul who loves remote places with spectacular landscapes, while still appreciating a good feed, a shower at the end of the day, and…

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This is the time of year when we look for  nimbus clouds in the sky! The last time rain fell at Diggers was on March 23, and there have been many 40 and up degree days in between then and now. Our thoughts are constantly on managing water, and keeping animals and gardens alive. We…

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diggers rest station

This video, created by Jacob Butler, aka Shakey, is a fantastic snippet of some of the regeneration work we have had happening out here at Diggers, and on our sublease of El Questro during this dry season just gone. Our regeneration project was made possible by a Natural Resources Management grant. We still have a…

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station based holidays

Yet another dry season has come and gone, and this one was just about as extraordinary as the last! Since life is unpredictable, I suppose we should be used to our mercurial borders by now… The season started off with a bang, and finished with a whisper. In May, we were busy with the Station…

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station based holidays

Diggers Rest seems to attract interesting characters, and this year we’ve had some of the best of the best! Our new found friend Jean added so much to our lives this year.  She is truly a multi-skilled woman. Jean took on the cooking with gusto (first time ever that we’ve had a full time cook…

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horse riding holidays

We’ve just finished putting together our 2022 dates for the weeks of Station Based Horse Riding Holidays! There’s lots of interest out there, so if you have a date in mind, let us know and we can save a saddle for you. Check out our 2022 dates and itinerary here. We hope you can join…

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horse riding holidays

We are having a busy start to the season! It’s the year to explore your own backyard, and folks are certainly doing so:) The weather has cooled off so that nights are comfortable, and mossies are few. Our bush camp sites are in demand and homestead camping is on offer as well. If you are…

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horse riding holidays

…is from the back of a horse. We live in an extraordinary landscape here at Diggers Rest Station, and my favourite way to take it all in is through my horse’s ears. On our horse riding holidays we have the privilege of sharing this spectacular country with our guests. Here are a few photos from my…

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horse riding holidays

We all seem to be adapting to this new world we live in, including travel insurance companies! If you are keen to book a holiday but concerned about unforeseen covid related scenarios, there are now travel insurance policies that may ease your worries. Travel insurance is a requirement for our Station Based Horse Riding Holidays,…

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