Bawley Bush Cottages
Bawley Bush Retreat and Cottages is a coastal, secluded, lakeside 4 star multi-purpose tourist facility on the beautiful mid NSW South Coast. It has all the self-catered function and accommodation facilities you could possibly need to celebrate a life event like a wedding or major birthday or hold a teaching retreat or convene a seminar. Or, if you just want to...
Bawley Bush Retreat and Cottages is a coastal, secluded, lakeside 4 star multi-purpose tourist facility on the beautiful mid NSW South Coast. It has all the self-catered function and accommodation facilities you could possibly need to celebrate a life event like a wedding or major birthday or hold a teaching retreat or convene a seminar. Or, if you just want to wind down with your lover over a romantic weekend or holiday with your family (and/or pet) then our stylish bush cottages, apartments or luxury caravan all offer perfect options.
Downstairs there is a good-sized bathroom containing a shower, toilet and hand basin. The separate galley kitchen, set up for 5, features an ironbark benchtop, a 2-burner LPG hotplate, a Fisher and Paykel dish-drawer, microwave/convection oven, 250 litre fridge with freezer and plenty of storage for guest supplies. The downstairs lounge/dining area has a large north-facing window with a glass sliding door and a colonial timber and glass door to the east verandah. There is a 3 seater chaise-longue and an under-stair nook/reading lounge that can be set up as a single bed. Wattlebird has a porcelain-tiled floor with floor rug, contains a Ned Kelly pot belly stove with free wood supply. There is a coffee table (but no dining table or chairs inside this unit), a radio/cd player, high def digital 48cm TV with inbuilt DVD player.
The Cockatoo Function Room at Bawley Bush Retreat on the NSW south coast is a multi-purpose celebration, entertainment and/or seminar space for contract-catered or self-catered groups.The room is designed so you can use its many features and the commercial kitchen next door to create the event experience you want. The Cockatoo Room is surrounded by beautiful coastal forest and sweeping lawns and gardens that overlook Lake Willinga, 125m away.
The Cockatoo Room consists of a 93 square metre room, a 30sqm foyer seamlessly accessible through concertina hardwood doors and a 7sqm servery. It has a 70 sqm covered veranda, a nearby gazebo and large adjacent lawns. Up to 80 seated diners fit comfortably into the function room itself. Using the veranda, seated dining events for up to 100 people can easily be accommodated. Folding tables and chairs for 100 people are stored in the Cockatoo room cupboards you are free to hire alternatives from 3rd parties if you consider ours unsuitable.
It's separated from Cafe Cottage by a covered foyer/breezeway (see floorplan below). We have designed the room to accommodate a wide variety of workshop, corporate, family and (even) accommodation uses. Corporate event uses fully provided for include seminars, team-building retreats, planning and review sessions, educational intensives. Its is a perfect venue for rehearsals, dancing, cultural and artistic uses, exhibitions, lifestyle/healthy living workshops, yoga, martial arts or other physical or aesthetic disciplines.Family event uses include major birthdays, anniversaries, weddings and reunions. It makes a great common room for guest groups who book all of our cottages and who just need a space to meet in or play games in (there are 2 table tennis tables and equipment).