Welcome to the Toy Factory
at the Big Rocking Horse

Congratulations! You have just found Australia’s Number One Big Aussie Icon, as judged by wotif.au: The Big Rocking Horse. Great for School Excursions and Children's Parties

The Big Rocking Horse and the Toy Factory share the same site at Gumeracha, in the glorious Adelaide Hills, only 40 minutes from Adelaide. So come and visit us for fun, educational value and an experience of a lifetime.

Many things to do


See how quality wooden toys are made in the working Toy Factory.

In the Wildlife Park, come and feed the animals and birds. It is such a beautiful and unique setting, teeming with native flora and fauna.

If you time it right, you can also include some breakfast or lunch – our meals are well priced and nutritional.  You can also bring your own picnic and enjoy it in our beautiful, shaded picnic area.

AND of course there is the World’s Biggest Rocking Horse!! You can climb this Australian icon and receive a certificate of achievement upon completion!

Browse and Buy Online


When you visit The Big Rocking Horse in Gumeracha, SA you can also perform some retail therapy in our shop which boasts a comprehensive range of quality wooden toys which we manufacture on site, as well as a huge and diverse array of other toys, gifts and souvenirs at competitive prices.

If you are interstate or just visiting our website then you can use the Online Store  to browse our Online Shop! Please note, prices shown include GST, but DO NOT include postage! That's based on where we have to deliver the goods to.

Design your own package – choose from (price per person): 

Tour of the working Toy Factory
(minimum 10 participants and weekdays only, aimed at primary school level)

Climb the Rocking Horse
and receive a certificate

Bag of animal food to feed the animals in our park

A wander through The Toy Factory Shop

Entry into our Animal Park                  

Use of extensive lawn area for burning up excess energy

For lunch options click here

Please contact Frans on (08) 8389 1085 for further information or contact us via this website