Crystal Creek Meadows News & Events

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School environmental fieldtrip to Crystal Creek Meadows


Laura's Diary On Thursday 10th November, to celebrate World Responsible Tourism Day and 2011 being the International Year of Forests, Chris invited a group of year nine students from St John the Evangelist school in Nowra for an educational field...

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10 November 2011
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Learning through experience


For this year’s World Responsible Tourism Day we invited sciences students from St John’s the Evangelist High School in Nowra to come for a field trip and learn about our environmental initiatives. Since it is also the International Year of Forests...

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10 November 2011
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Visit to the Folk Festival


Laura’s Diary – Tourism Student Work Experience On the weekend of 21-23 October, Kangaroo Valley Folk Festival took place. I thought it would be a brilliant opportunity for me to volunteer and integrate more with the local and extended community. I...

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21 October 2011
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Kangaroo Valley Folk Festival


Come and enjoy great folk music and bush poetry in the beautiful surroundings of Kangaroo Valley. This years Kangaroo Valley Folk Festival has a strong line up of performers including Andy Gordon and Badja River Quartet to name but a few. For the...

» Kangaroo Valley Events
21 October 2011
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Contributing to Better Nature Tourism


On 10th October, Chris was invited to attend a national parks workshop, and luckily they agreed to me coming along to. The day was great we had a nice guided walk around some of Fitzroy Falls (which I hadn’t had chance to visit until that date) it...
10 October 2011
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Booderee National Park Tour


Laura’s Diary – Tourism Student Work Experience Not long after I arrived at Crystal Creek Meadows, Chris took me to Booderee National Park (winners of the Responsible Tourism Awards for best Conservation of Culture); he knows one of the Aboriginal...

» Responsible Tourism
17 September 2011
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Spring Is In The Air


Crystal Creek Meadows has launched its spring accommodation special package in time for the beautiful blossoms you'll find in the gardens. A special Organic French Lavender aromatherapy gift bag and wine are extra treats for you to enjoy. Find out...

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5 September 2011
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How Green is My Valley - SMH Article


Within the context of a Sydney Morning Herald travel article, featuring Kangaroo Valley Safaris and the eco-awareness of the Kangaroo Valley in general, Crystal Creek Meadows has been recognised as a leading eco friendly tourism businesses and a...

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27 August 2011
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Sculpture Garden at Crystal Creek Meadows


This years Kangaroo Valley Arts Festival held its sculpture gardens exhibitions at Crystal Creek Meadows. There were close to 1000 visitors to the gardens with 53 exhibits and we were able to help generate $25,000 in sales of local artists work....

» Kangaroo Valley Events
6 May 2011
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“The new bathroom is EXQUISITE!”


That’s what our long time guests K&L from Canberra had to say about the refurbishment of Jolly Jumbuck’s bathroom. Enjoy a completely new bathroom with standalone deep French Tub, beautiful handmade tiles, elegant double vanity and a fun rain...

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Billabong Cottage's new bathroom is bath paradise!


We have been busy renovating our couple’s cottage ‘Billabong’. After much searching we discovered these beautiful tiles with a hand painted floral design that looks absolutely fabulous! They go perfectly with the new blissful French style bath that...

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Nature Conservation Council & Crystal Creek Meadows salute Corinne Fisher


Each year the Nature Conservation Council acknowledges the tireless work by volunteers through an award for ‘the most outstanding environmental effort of an individual’, Their prize is a holiday donated by Crystal Creek Meadows. Corinne Fisher...

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The Do’s & Don’ts for a Perfect Romantic Break


The Do’s & Don’ts for a Perfect Romantic Break Do take advantage of our special packages which include sensual delights like Brut Pinot Noir, handmade chocolates and aromatherapy spa treats which relax and arouse. Note we also display seasonal...

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Greener and more attractive!


Redecorating - Renovating - Retro-look in Fleur Farm Cottage   Guests are going to enjoy a wonderful fresh new Fleur Farm Cottage. We’ve been busy renovating our little farm cottage at Crystal Creek Meadows adding a new Aussie hard wood floor,...

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Crystal Creek Meadows recognised at the Australian Tourism Awards for Sustainability 2013


Our sustainability policies helped us win a second national award – Qantas Award for Excellence in Sustainable Tourism 2013. To celebrate we have a special package so you can enjoy the local treats and fresh produce with our compliments - see link...

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Health and Wellness Tourism Project - Megan's Student Work Experience Blog


Over the last few weeks, Christopher and I have begun working on our sustainability project. The area chosen is product development within Health and Wellness Tourism. We are currently in the research phase to gather as much beneficial information...

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Refreshing limes for breakfast, lunch and dinner!


We have over 90 citrus trees, so for more than 6 months of the year you can pick and enjoy delicious fresh fruit as you stroll through the gardens. We’ve just picked another batch of limes and have just made some zesty lime marmalade and chutney....

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Making it a safer holiday


Putting guest safety first. Crystal Creek Meadows has now revised its bush fire prevention and evaluation plan and is implementing steps to improve safety for our guests. This includes completing first aid training for all full and part time staff (...

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Making it a safer holiday


Putting guest safety first. Crystal Creek Meadows has now revised its bush fire prevention and evaluation plan and is implementing steps ti improve safety for our guests. This includes completing first aid training for all full and part time staff (...

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Sharing responsibilities: guests help to keep our footprint low. Megan's Blog


The first month of my time here at Crystal Creek Meadows is coming to an end. I already feel as though I have learned so much and yet this is only just the beginning of what I imagine to be a tremendous experience. My role within the business will...

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How Responsible Tourism can help our communities


Crystal Creek Meadows has been nominated for the World Responsible Tourism Awards! We are keen to reach the finals because Sophie and I want to be able to show how responsible tourism can help generate prosperity for communities, help conserve...

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Crystal Creek Meadows publishes ‘Getting Connected to Nature’


This beautiful 24 page full colour book shows how important having fun in the garden is to our outlook on life. It completes our World Responsible Tourism Day 2012 research programme which involved children from Kangaroo Valley Public School and...

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A brush with nature, kids and stories - Lara's Blog 5


The first project I managed here at Crystal Creek was back in November, in aid of World Responsible Tourism Day, and I’d like to tell you a little about my experience... just briefly! The idea of the event was to study aboriginal cultural practices...

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Leading environmentalist recognised


Winner of the Nature Conservation Council's environmentalist Dunphy Award - Justin McKee who enjoyed his prize this February - 2 nights at Crystal Creek Meadows. Justin has worked tirelessly (read more in the link below)in the Blue Mts for...

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Crystal Creek Meadows Poetry Award


The 2012 Crystal Creek Meadows bush poety award judged at the Kangaroo Valley Folk Festival, has been won by Carl Leddy. Our theme for this years was 'why the past is important to remember'. Thoughts in Roubaix past by Carl Leddy and old things...

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