Batchelor Butterfly Farm is a butterfly farm in the Northern Territory, located in the township of Batchelor, near to the Litchfield National Park. The Butterfly Farm houses butterfly species such as the Australian lurcher, the orange lacewing, cruisers, blue banded eggfly butterflies, canopus and orchard butterflies. There is a guided tour of the Butterfly Farm at where your guide will explain the butterfly lifecycle and show you where they breed and grow.
The farm offers HomeStay accommodation in a large house with 3 rooms, shared kitchen with all amenities, lounge room and a large relaxing outdoor veranda. All bedrooms have TV, Air-Con and fans, and can cater for tour groups or large families
The tropically landscaped gardens have ponds with fish and turtles and man made waterfalls creating a relaxing spot for guests, and a sanctuary for birds and butterflies.
Batchelor Butterfly Farm is located at 8 Meneling Road, Batchelor about 100km south of Darwin.
December 23rd, 2011