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Balmacara Square

Balmacara Square is the traditional heart of the Balmacara Estate. The original farm steading had grown from the late 18th-century simple stable, tack room and cart shed into an early 20th-century farm complex, with cottages, a mill and a mill pond.

Around 20 years ago, the square underwent extensive redevelopment. The old, abandoned farm steading was completely renovated into housing, workshops and a visitor centre, and the old mill pond was re-created, providing a picturesque focal point and picnic area for the square.

Balmacara Square is now a thriving community and visitor attraction, an ideal place to begin your exploration of the estate. Here you’ll find shops, a visitor centre, a wonderful café and deli, eclectic art exhibitions at The Steadings Gallery, picnic areas and wonderful walks.

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