Ripples 'n' Tonic Farm


Ripples 'n' Tonic Farmstay are fully self-contained cottages purpose-built for wheelchair access. The cottages are spacious, private, accessible by mobility aids, contain accessible full kitchens, washing machine, step-less shower base, private undercover communal barbecue and outdoor area.

Set on 15 acres near Ventnor Beach, with farm animals such as horses, sheep, cattle, alpacas, goats, pigs, and chickens. The farmstay also has an edible garden and an orchard.

Cottages are one, two and three-bedroom. There is also a two-bedroom Shearers' Retreat with wood heater. The property is family and pet-friendly.

Facilities include a four-person outdoor spa, full-size in-ground trampoline, outdoor table tennis table, large playground, communal kitchen gathering and barbecue area and large grassed space surrounding the cottages. You can also enjoy the outdoor fire-pit and our wood-fired pizza oven. Enjoy the open fire under the night sky and stars.

Ripples n Tonic runs a farm tour each morning at 9:00am. Please join in and help to hand feed the friendly farm animals. The tour takes approximately 1.5 hours.


  • Carpark
  • Non Smoking
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbeque
  • Family Friendly
  • Laundry
  • Pet Friendly - Enquire
  • Camp Kitchen
  • Communal Lounge
  • Communal Refrigerator
  • Games or recreation room
  • Open Fireplace
  • Playground
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Spa/Sauna
  • Communal Kitchen


  • COVID Clean Practicing Business
  • COVID Safe
  • Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation
  • Victoria Tourism Industry Council
  • Broadband Internet Access
  • Free Wifi
  • Beaches & Surf
  • Family


  • Caters for people who use a wheelchair.
  • Caters for people with high support needs who travel with a support person.
  • Caters for people who are blind or have vision loss.
  • An access and inclusion statement is available (make this available on your website).
  • Welcomes and assists people who have challenges with learning, communication, understanding and behaviour. (includes people with autism, intellectual disability, Down syndrome, acquired brain injury (ABI), dyslexia and dementia)
  • Caters for people who are deaf or have hearing loss.
  • Caters for people with sufficient mobility to climb a few steps but who would benefit from fixtures to aid balance. (This includes people using walking frames and mobility aids)
  • Caters for people with allergies and intolerances.