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TASMANIA'S OUTDOOR ART GALLERY
Cradle Mountain, Sh effield, Railto n, Wilmot
Story of the Sheffield Murals' Audio Tour
Hear how Sheffield was transformed into Tasmania's renowned
Town of Murals and Outdoor Art Gallery. Listen to local characters
and artists share their visions and tell their stories.
Present this advertisement and receive a free gift when you
hire a mural tour.
Available for hire 9.00 am-3.00 pm in winter and 9.00 am-4.00 pm
from September until the end of April.
For more information on accommodation, tours and
attractions visit www.sheffieldcradleinfo.com.au
Kentish Visitor Information Centre
5 Pioneer Drive, Sheffield
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org www.sheffieldcradleinfo.com.au
Phone (03) 6491 1036
Slaters Country Store
Step back in time
View the Flying Fox change dispenser
Hear the ring of the old wall phone
Enjoy the service of our friendly staff
See the mural and learn the story of The Missed Opportunity
52 Main Street, Sheffield
Phone (03) 6491 1121
Cradle Mountain Wilderness Village
Explore Cradle Valley
Nestled in a secluded bush setting on the edge of the National
Park, the Wilderness Village offers private, cosy, self-contained
cottages with bush and mountain views. Relax in our spa cottages
or the family can enjoy our spacious villas or chalets.
The ultimate private bush huts!
Call for competitive rates
Phone (03) 6492 1500
Cradle Mountain Candy Company
Tasmania's Lolly Shop Par Excellence
Nostalgia for the ten pound Pom. An avalanche of English sweets
and also lollies from the rest of the world plus creations from our
Sample our dazzling range of liqueur and natural honey.
Open 7 days.
44 Main Street, Sheffield
Phone (03) 6491 1245
We are situated in Wilmot, approximately 35 minutes drive from
Devonport or Ulverstone. The holiday accommodation house
consists of three bedrooms and two bathrooms. The deck has
magnificent views of Lake Barrington and Mt Roland. It is self-
contained and fully equipped with all linen and bedding.
147 Buxtons Road, Wilmot
Phone 0488 299 783
Based in topiary themed Railton, Seven Sheds combines a micro-
brewery, meadery and hop garden offering cellar door tastings,
tours and sales.
Meet the makers and sample traditional ales and meads produced
on-site using local ingredients.
Open Wed-Sun 11am-5pm -- Other times by appointment
22 Crockers Road, Railton
Phone (03) 6496 1139
The Highlander Restaurant
Come and enjoy a warm welcome in our cosy dining room at an
intimate table for two next to the wood fire or at our large communal
table. Our emphasis is on modern Australian food using the best
produce from our local farmers, wine makers and specialist food
producers. We pride ourselves in having a menu that changes
daily. If you're looking for a hearty lunch, wine and cheese, coffee
and cake or tea and scones, we can satisfy your desires . . . or just
come in and have a chat!
60 Main Street, Sheffield
Phone (03) 6491 1077
Sheffield Cabins & Apartments
2 cabins and 2 apartments fully self-contained. Great rates
available. Children under 10 stay FREE. Modern, clean
and spacious. Centrally located and close to shops and
restaurants. Sleeps one or up to seven people. A great variety of
accommodation to suit all.
1 Pioneer Crescent, Sheffield
Phone (03) 6491 2176
Mobile: 0438 387 530
Sheffield Country Motor Inn
Located in the centre of the 'Town of Murals' and only minutes
to shops and restaurants. Incorporating 17 units which are a
combination of ensuite motel rooms, studio and self-contained
apartments. 3½ star AAA rating. Our gift shop is located on the
premises. Tourism Council State Award Winner - 'Peoples Choice
51 Main Street, Sheffield
Phone (03) 6491 1800
Railton - The Town of Topiary
The art of clipping plants into fantastic shapes
Visit Railton and see what this creative community has done to
transform their town into living works of art (as featured on Costa's
Gardening Odyssey). Pick up a FREE topiary map from shops
in town and tour the trail of topiary. Have your photo taken with
an elephant, shake hands with a koala (or Ned Kelly!) and see
Tasmania's only 'living' Tassie Tiger in Cradle Mountain National
Paddock! As you make your way around, stop and have a chat with
the locals about how they make and shape the topiary
These spectacular creations are available for viewing every day of
the year -- and it's free!
For more information visit www.townoftopiary.com.au
Ad proudly sponsord by the Railton and Districts Development Assoc. Inc.
Railton -- Fibre Optic Magic
Experience a wonderful world of illusion and lights
Step into another world at Looking Glass Cottage's Fibre Optic Magic for an
experience that will delight all ages. Entry is FREE into this wonderland of
fairies, illusions, dragons and fantasia and also features a magical Christmas
room. Entry is via the gift shop which is filled with fun and intriguing gifts for
all occasions. Meet Neil, shop owner and topiarist who will not only take
you through the dark rooms, but will chat to you about how Railton's topiary
came into being and how he created 'Cradle Mountain National Paddock'.
These spectacular dark rooms are open for viewing Monday to Friday during
winter, but just phone and Neil will open by appointment at other times! Bus
tours most welcome.
Find us in the business pages at www.townoftopiary.com.au
Phone 0417 556 700 (all hours)
Town of Topiary Tearoom
Home made food using tried and true recipes -- rabbit pies, wallaby
and Tasmanian bush pepper pies, home made biscuits and cakes.
Wendellas (Wendy's own brand) home made jams and relishes,
soups with home made bread all in a cosy, friendly setting.
Fresh salad rolls, teas, cappuccinos, milkshakes -- eat in, take
away or eat outside with the topiary elephants as seen on Costa's
Winter hours: Monday-Thursday 9.30 am-3.00 pm.
33 Foster Street, Railton
Phone 0428 911 761
For itinerary information, bookings and advice on
accommodation, bush walks, food and wine, and other
activities contact the Kentish Visitor Information Centre at
Sheffield. Your first stop for maps and National Parks passes.
5 Pioneer Crescent, Sheffield, Ph: (03) 6491 1036
Visitor Information Centre
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