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Chowilla Shearer's Quarters & Woolshed

Groups Renmark


08 8595 8043


0427 799 465


Hours: By Appointment

Enjoy a tree change at the historic, Chowilla Station, a unique destination situated on the banks of the Murray River.


Nestled amongst the gum trees on the banks of the Murray River, sits the historic Chowilla Woolshed and Shearers Quarters.

Offering affordable accommodation for families and groups or for anyone who may just need to escape for some peace and tranquility. The traditional style Shearers Quarters has a total of 27 beds across 11 separate bedrooms, with a pillow and bed sheet provided for each, with booking of the quarters, exclusive to the hirer.

The fully equipped kitchen comprises of a wood stove, BBQ, 2 gas stoves, a freezer and 3 gas fridges - perfect for catering for large groups. All cutlery, utensils and crockery is also provided. The amenities include 4 showers and 2 toilets.

The large dining area features an open fireplace and is popular with guests. Alternatively, enjoy a night around the campfire under the stars.

Standing proudly on the banks of the Murray River since the 1870's, the adjacent Chowilla Woolshed echos with history and is a unique setting for a wedding or for celebrating that special occasion.

Situated approximately 48km from the township of Renmark, the scenic drive comprises of 15km of bitumen followed by unsealed road with varying conditions, offering an ideal opportunity to make the most out of the idyllic accommodation through a fun filled weekend with friends and family.

Experience the country hospitality and the charm of the Australian bush, history, scenery and native wildlife at one of Australia's oldest and historic sheep stations.

Map & Directions

Chowilla Station, Old Wentworth Road, Chowilla SA 5341, Australia