Cockatoo Rise Retreat

Greg and Nicky welcome ex and serving defence personnel and their partners to their Retreat.

With great views, a relaxed atmosphere, our own 9 hole golf course, close proximity to snow fields, beaches, great fishing and wonderful touring, Cockatoo Rise Retreat is a great place to spend some time.
Due to the unique nature of Cockatoo Rise Retreat, bookings are essential. We regret that we are unable to cater for children and pets.

Cockatoo Rise Retreat has
relocated to the lovely hamlet of Macarthur
(Vic ) 30 mins due North of Port Fairy and 20 minutes from Hamilton, in Victoria’s picturesque South West Corner. The retreat which is now housed in an historic hotel(hotel not operational) built in 1856, offers, ON SITE accommodation for veterans and their partners, accommodation for any homeless veterans that need to stay, also spaces for caravans and campers .

The extensive museum is now more available for exhibition to travellers and groups who  visit .

Camp fires , get togethers and all the retreat has offered in the past will still be available .

The region is very extensive , with the Great Ocean Rd 30 mins away, will all is spectacular coastline. Warrnambool & Hamilton with extensive shopping centres, hospitals, restaurants, sporting facilities like bowls (our local bowling club across the road), golf, fishing, croquet  etc.

You will be made very welcome by the host Greg Carter ( ex 6 RAR  69 tour ) and he will endevour to make your stay as pleasurable as possible.




Address  26 High Street MacArthur, Victoria , 3286 , tel 0409418332