For an unforgettable taste of outback working life, book an experience with Leconfield Jackaroo and Jillaroo School at Dungowan, not far from Tamworth’s CBD.
There are 5 or 11-day courses for those needing a refresher or people just wanting a truly Australian experience. Horse whispering, sheep shearing, cattle mustering, working-dog demonstrations, fencing and whip-cracking will be just some of your activities.
The school also gives half-day trail rides; as well as full-day and overnight programs with a trail ride as well as some of the activities above. They are all suitable for families and beginners.