The Farm Today
Location: Dog Trap Road, Yass, NSW 2582, New South Wales.
2.45 hours drive South of Sydney, 15kms from Yass and 40kms from Canberra
Owners: The Hodgkinson family
Size: 1280 Hectares (approx. 3000 acres)
History: Owned by the family since 1850
Livestock: 500 Angus and British breed cattle and 10,000 Merino/Cross Bred sheep
Best practises: Holistic approach to animal husbandry and biodiversity. Regenerative management practises encompassing our water, soils, grasses, trees and animals.
The property name is derived from the view of the vale, which comes from the beautifully undulating valleys of our location. The Yass Valley region is well known for its quality livestock production and has some of the most productive agricultural lands in Australia.