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Flinders Island Retreat at Cooma House Cooking School

Wendy's kitchen at Cooma House
Premier Sir John McPhee's oak dining table
copper cooking pots on shelf
coming school pie and oranges
The garden at Flinders Island Gourmet Retreat
Farmers Platter - Flinders  Island Gourmet Retreat
Twice cooked pork with white beans and apple jelly
Fire pit for cooking on the coals at Flinders Island Gourmet Retreat
Produce from the garden
We offer in-house cooking schools - hands on and/or demonstrations in a light-filled commercial teaching kitchen at our guesthouse where we can cater for private functions too. Seasonal cooking schools of two nights accommodation with all meals and a day of hands-on school are offered. Minimum numbers apply or book the whole accommodation for your getaway for a time away with friends or a special get-away or an intimate wedding. It's not conspicuous consumption at Cooma House. We have what we use and we use what we have on this amazing island - and we don't mind sharing . Your host and owner, Wendy Jubb Stoney is a trained teacher with a background of cooking with some of Australia's best chefs. Indulge yourself with meals using produce from the garden and the local environment. Sit at the century-old dining table and enjoy being served, matched with local wine. Stay a few days, slow right down. You are indulged at our guesthouse with five guest rooms and en-suites with separate toilet. Rooms have bespoke furnishings and artworks. The sitting rooms, library, open fire, north facing courtyard and views to the sea all offer peace and harmony in whatever season.

Alfresco/Outdoor Dining


Coach Parking

Cooking School


Family Friendly

Gallery / Museum

Lawn / Gardens

Non Smoking

Private Dining Area

Suitable for Functions

Disabled access available, contact operator for details.

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