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Hollaback Farm, Berry - NSW

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Berry is an attractive and stylish village 90 miles south of Sydney. Rustic and sophisticated, its surrounded by rich dairy country below the coastal escarpment. It has many historical buildings which are listed on the New South Wales Heritage Register.
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Book Shop
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With it's historic buildings and leafy surrounds, Berry is a delightful village which is a favourite with Sydneysiders seeking a less hectic lifestyle.
Museum
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Post Office
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Pub
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Just three kilometres out of Berry is Hollaback Farm.
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I spent a week with Craig and David at their beautiful home on the hill.
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The house is a nearly finished vewry contemporary new build, with beautiful interiors and amazing views down the valley to Berry.
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with a river at the bottom of the property
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View from the lounge
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dining lounge
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view from the garden
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Swimming pool
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Along with the house, they are also doing a great job starting a farm, with angus cattle
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and dauber sheep for grass cutters!
One of the small jobs was putting up fencing around the citrus and advacardo trees
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Removing the poisonous fire weed from the paddocks
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and splitting wood - with the pneumatic splitter on the tractor.

Although the winds roll up the hill, it was a great spot to admire the view
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whilst working
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It was great to see the colours inside the logs
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However, some pieces had residents, from witchetty grubs
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to snakes!
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The splitter was good, and actually made it enjoyable, and not back breaking!
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and then loaded into the trailer
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to be stacked up
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The Great Dividing Range, which runs from the blue mountains down to the Snowy Mountains and into Victoria, divides the region into three areas. The central strip, has beautiful beaches hemmed in by the rising mountains to the west.

Seven Mile Beach
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Just nine minutes from Berry and extending from Shoalhaven Heads east of Nowra to Gerroa , Sevan Mile Beach National Park includes a beautiful beach stretching for mile ... seven of them!
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Posted by charlystyles 13:26 Archived in Australia Tagged berry seven_mile_beach

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