Cockatoo Rise War Veterans Retreat


Situated between Port Fairy & Hamilton, in Victoria's picturesque Western District. The Cockatoo Rise War Veterans Retreat is a place where ex and serving more.


26 High Street, MacArthur, VIC, 3286
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Situated between Port Fairy and Hamilton in Victoria’s picturesque Western District, The Cockatoo Rise War Veterans Retreat is a place where ex and serving defence personnel and their partners can share time together in a relaxed, peaceful, and secure environment.

The retreat also has a museum that is open by appointment.

Bookings are essential – donations are greatly appreciated to help with the retreat upkeep.



  • Bar
  • Barbeque
  • Communal Kitchen
  • Open Fireplace


  • Disabled access available, contact operator for details.

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