Quilting Retreat Details

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Overview

A federation period house purposefully restored for quilting retreats only. Light, airy, luxurious and classically simple, the house allows for a relaxing environment to pamper yourself and stimulate your creative passions with your group of friends. Comfortably sleeps 14.

The main rooms (1 to 5 and main open room / balcony) are at ground level, with a further 2 self contained rooms (6&7) downstairs as the rear of the block slopes away.

There are 5 hire options.

Hire OptionsWhole FacilityUpstairsDownstairs RoomsDownstairs Room 6Downstairs Room 7
Facilities Full facilities Full Upstairs facilities Own Kitchens Own Kitchen Own Kitchenette
Sleeps 14 10 4 2 2
Bedrooms 7 5 2 1 1

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Quilting equipment/Aides

  • Iron and Ironing board
  • Light box
  • cutting board, rotary cutters and a ruler
  • Sewing tables and chairs

Bedroom details

  • Two twin single beds in each bedroom
  • 1000 count Egyptian cotton bed sheets
  • Quality doonas and latex pillows
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Soap & shampoo

Meal options

During your stay with us breakfast is provided in our cafe, with a select menu for retreat guests consisting of:

Two slices of house made rye toast with seasonal jam, vegemite or local honey. (v)

or

House baked fruit & nut loaf with seasonal jam & butter. (v)

or

Two free-range eggs cooked your way on rye toast. (v)

or

House made granola served with poached stone fruit, youghurt, local honey & lemon balm. (v)

or

Ricotta pancake stack with berries, cream & maple syrup. (v)

or

French toast with grilled banana, bacon and maple syrup. (vo)

or

The Mill vegetarian breakfast with rye toast, goats cheese, avocado, pickled beetroot, eggs cooked your way & toasted seeds. (v) (vgo)

or

The Mill country breakfast with rye toast, bacon, eggs cooked your way, roasted mushrooms, slow roasted tomatoes, spinach, hash browns, chipolata sausage & house made tomato relish.

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(v) vegetarian    (vg) vegan    (+o) option available  

 

 

 

Base foods provided in retreat:

  • Complimentary tea, coffee, sugar provided to get you started (there is a local IGA just five minutes walk away)
  • Lite continental breakfast provided on Mondays
  • Bowl of fresh seasonal fruit on arrival

Cafe available next door - for lunch any day except Mondays

Evening meal options - seasonal selection will be provided upon booking.

Full kitchen and cooking facilities available at Mill House Retreat.

Schedule (for all 5 hire options)

Arrival Day

  • Check in from 10:00am
  • Evening Meal - A delicious share meal, prepared by our chef for you to heat and self-serve in the retreat - meal choice to be selected when making booking

Next Day(s)

  • Delicious cooked breakfast in cafe - 8:00am till 11:15am
  • Evening meal - A delicious share meal, prepared by our chef for you to heat and self-serve in the retreat - meal choice to be selected when making booking

Departure Day

  • Delicious cooked breakfast in cafe - 8:00am till 11:15am
  • Check out 4:00pm

Discounts - Millrose Quilting & Gallery and The Mill Cottage

A 10% discount applies to all fabric and food purchases for the duration of your stay. Please make sure you tell staff that you are staying in the retreat.

Other

Both The Mill Cafe and Millrose Quilting and Gallery are closed on Mondays. However groups can arrive at the Mill House Retreat on a Monday with a meal supplied that evening and receive the same great service.

Sound proof bedrooms - to class 3 building standard (motel standards)

A curfew for outside activities is 10:00 pm (Located in a residential area)

Rates, Fees & Payments.

Hire OptionsWhole FacilityUpstairsDownstairs RoomsDownstairs Room 6Downstairs Room 7
Sunday $1440 $1080 $360 $180 $180
Monday $1440 $1080 $360 $180 $180
Tuesday $1440 $1080 $360 $180 $180
Wednesday $1440 $1080 $360 $180 $180
Thursday $1440 $1080 $360 $180 $180
Friday $1800 $1500 $450 $250 $250
Saturday $1800 $1500 $450 $250 $250
  • Minimum of 2 days hire
  • Includes full cooked breakfast at cafe and self-serve evening meal in retreat daily
  • 10% deposit due on booking
  • Final 90% deposit- 4 weeks from date of stay
  • A $200 bond is payable on all bookings (refundable on departure, or refundable if stay cancelled)