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Tales From Arbordale Farm

Hi and thanks for dropping by. Grab a cuppa, find a comfy spot and see what we've been up to.
Choosing Land For Homesteading

Choosing Land For Homesteading

Everyone will have a different set of criteria for the land they buy to homestead on.  Some people will be like us and want to start from scratch, others will want something that has some bones to build on or maybe even a more complete picture that they can make minor...

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Homesteading vs Lifestyle Block or Hobby Farm

Homesteading vs Lifestyle Block or Hobby Farm

Our farm is 5.5 acres or 2.17 hectares in size and when we purchased it in 2012 it was one big grassy paddock of almost flat land with a dip in one area towards a pond in our neighbours land.  We are 6 km from two small regional towns Bulls and Marton, 20 - 30 minutes...

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Happy New Year

Happy New Year

Yes I am still here.  So much has been happening here already this year and over the past 6 months since I last posted. Our little baby is now a happy little boy who is busy busy busy.  At 15 months he runs he jumps he climbs he throws the dogs ball for her and walks...

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