Attractions

Aladdin’s Cave, 8 Talbot St, Fingal

Aladdin's Cave

Aladdin’s Cave

Phone : 03 63 742 223, mobile:  0419 353 183

Avoca Museum and Information Centre, Old School Building, Avoca

Avoca Museum & Information Centre

Avoca Museum & Information Centre

The Avoca Museum and Information Centre has a Visitor centre with Fingal Valley attraction information, a museum capturing the school environment of 100 years ago plus local family stories and a Gallery exhibiting local art works.  The park has a memorial to the ANZAC soldiers enlisted from the Avoca area.

For more information contact Mary 03 6385 2002, gippscreek@skymesh.com.au. or Prue 03 6384 2119.

Cranks and Tinkerers Museum, Railway Station, Main St, St Marys

Cranks & Tinkerers Museum

Cranks & Tinkerers Museum

Showcasing railway and mining memorabilia; also old cameras, kitchenalia, gramophones, ships, planes, vintage comics and much more.  Local history photographic display, and books for sale.

Open Mon – Fri, 10 am – 3 pm, or by appointment with the curator. Phone 0417 648 845, email ian.summers50@yahoo.com.au

Golden Gate Gallery, Mathinna

Golden Gate Gallery

Golden Gate Gallery

The Miner’s Cottage Co-operative  Society operates the gallery, providing a unique outlet for  Tasmanian artists to exhibit and sell their works and also offers an insight into Mathinna’s colourful history, with photographs of the gold mining boom of the late 1800s and early 1900s.

The gallery is open from Wednesday to Sunday, 10 am to 4 pm.
Email : carlynesimpson@hotmail.com

Gone Rustic Studio & Gallery, 37 Main St, St Marys

Gone RusticGallery and studio space for handmade fibre and textile art, jewellery, quilts, wallhangings, collaged greeting cards and more. Many items are for sale, and a number of exhibitions and workshops are also held each year. Showcasing local artists and artisans.

Open Tues – Sat, 1 – 4 pm, or by appointment. Phone 03 6372 2724, mob 0417 027 424, email : gonerustic@yahoo.com.au
Website : www.gonerustic.com

Madd=Mudd Studio and Art Gallery, Main St, St Marys

Madd Mudd Studio and Art GalleryMadd=Mudd Studio and Art Gallery is an exciting place with a variety of pieces on display, ranging from “Alya the Angel” keeping watch from on high to stained glass and jewellery items, that on a closer look you realise are made from recycled silver cutlery. Madd=Mudd Studio is an essential stop for locals and visitors alike. Classes are planned for 2014 and all who visit are made very welcome.

Email : maddmudd@hotmail.com
Website : www.truelocal.com.au/business/madd-mudd-studio/st-marys

Mt Elephant Fudge & Ice Creamery, 7 Story St, St Marys

Mt Elephant FudgeHand-made chocolates and fudge made on premises. Scoop ice-cream, espresso coffee, cakes, sweet treats, drinks galore, gifts and much more! Summer trading hours : Wed – Sun, 10 am – 4.30 pm. Varies in winter.

Phone : 03 6372 2787
Email : lizdean2@gmail.com
Website : www.tassielocal.com.au/Mt_Elephant_Fudge

Paul’s Botanic and Scenic Walks

Paul's Botanic and Scenic Walks

Paul’s Botanic and Scenic Walks

Enjoy a yarn, points of interest, local history, unique flora and fauna, pristine forests, breathtaking views, secluded bays.

Postal address : P O Box 123, Scamander, Tas 7215 Phone : 03 6372 5186
Email : paulhort7@bigpond.com
Website : www.tasmaniaseastcoast.com.au/pauls-botanic-and-scenic-walks-scamander

RiverWillow Art Space, Story St, St Marys

River Willow Artspace

River Willow Artspace

Painting, photography, fabrics, woodwork, jewellery, weaving and much more in Gallery. Workshops in a variety of media to promote individual creativity.

Phone : 0439 759 980
Email :  riverwillow@y7mail.com

Rossarden & Storys Creek Museum, Schell St, Rossarden

Rossarden Museum

Rossarden Museum

The museum showcases the area’s mining heritage and the rich history of the once thriving towns of Rossarden and Storys Creek. Each area of the building has a specific theme, such as mining, sport, health, school, houses & shops. Displays include photographs, tools, football memorabilia, paperwork relating to the mine (time sheets, letters etc), and bush nursing records.

Open on request or by appointment. For further information please contact Lorraine Watson, phone 6385 2177.

The Keep at Conara, 110 Conara Rd, Conara Junction

The Keep at ConaraA dedicated live-in arts workshop and gallery. It provides an immersive creative stay with the available mentorship of a widely experienced artist. Guests can be left to do their own work or can be assisted when needed by the residential artist. Public gallery visitors are welcome to explore creative practices and possibilities. There is an onsite weekend kiosk for the travelling public to enjoy while viewing artworks.

Email : ninjasweetart@hotmail.com
Website : www.discovertasmania.com/attraction/thekeepatconara

Gipps Creek Deer Farm, ‘Rivendel’, Gipps Creek

Gipps Creek Deer Farm

Gipps Creek Deer Farm

Experience an alternative, self-sufficient lifestyle out in the Tasmanian bush (no power bills!).  A small chalet/cabin is available for basic camping at reasonable cost.  Email us for a mudmap.

Phone : 03 6385 2002
Email : gippscreek@skymesh.com.au

 

Pings Place – 42 Main Street, St Marys

Pings Place

Pings Place

Chinese Herbal Clinic, Chinese Herbal Acupuncture on the East Coast of Tasmania
Need to fix your back pain, body aches, insomnia, headache, hayfever, woman’s health issues?
Asian groceries are also available.
See Dr Li at Ping’s Place.