Woolmers Estate is a unique and fascinating reflection of colonial life in Tasmania and is one of the most historically significant heritage properties in Australia.  Today Woolmers Estate continues to display colonial life in its most genuine shape and gives an accurate depiction of Tasmanian heritage, preserved and maintained in an original and authentic setting.

Woolmers is currently open from 10.00am -  4.00pm Monday - Friday (Closed Saturday and Sunday)

Self-contained accommodation available 7 days per week

(Closed Saturdays and Sundaysat present; plus ANZAC Day, Christmas Day, Good Friday and Queen's Birthday apart from our self-contained accommodation which is available all year round)

"Accommodation Specials" - available during August 2016. Free-settlers Cottages $99.00 per night for 2 Adults and Coachman's Cottage $169.00 for a family of four.

Guided tours of the homestead and outbuildings are priced at $20 adult, child $7 and family $45 (Currently unavailable due to annual preservation work)

Self-guided tours consist of the grounds, outbuildings and entry into the Rose Garden at a cost of $14 adult and $32.00 for a family

Concessions are available for guided and self-guided tours.  Please ask at The Store & Office


Discover the numerous events that have taken place over nearly 200 years including the construction of the estate buildings and the history of the Archer legacy in Tasmania from the early 1800s.

We have taken six of our historic cottages and turned them into 3 ½ star quality accommodation while keeping the authentic feel of the 1840s convict era. Stay in the unique self contained colonial accommodation.

Woolmers shares convict heritage with several other Tasmanian World Heritage Sites.  Discover more about this amazing heritage.