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.

Open daily from 9.30am - 4.00pm apart from the following public holidays:

Easter (Good Friday, Easter Saturday, Easter Sunday and Easter Monday), Christmas, ANZAC Day and Queen's Birthday   

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Australia Day 2018 public holiday - open 10.00am - 3.30pm - Guided Homestead tours 11.15am, 12.30pm and 2.00pm -

The Servants Kitchen Cafe will not be in operation on this public holiday

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        Our self-contained accommodation is available all year round.

Guided tours of the homestead and outbuildings are priced at $20 adult, children $7 and family $45.

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