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The Wall in the Wilderness

15352 Lyell Hwy, Derwent Bridge, Tasmania 7140, Australia
+61 3 6289 1134
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Amazing place to visit

Would highly recommend a visit here - incredible scale & dedication by the artist in completing... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jenny G
Penguin, Australia
via mobile

Put this on your bucket list! It is truly amazing and even if you only do it once it is a must do... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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One man's amazing tribute, carved entirely from Huon Pine timber, to the history of Tasmania.
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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15352 Lyell Hwy, Derwent Bridge, Tasmania 7140, Australia
+61 3 6289 1134
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Would highly recommend a visit here - incredible scale & dedication by the artist in completing this work. Beautiful work with a political & environmental message - disturbing at times. Exceptional cafe with a limited but delicious range. Friendly staff, passionate about their work.

Thank Jenny G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Put this on your bucket list! It is truly amazing and even if you only do it once it is a must do. Allow plenty of time to take in the experience, then relax around the open fire sharing yiur experience with others.

Thank meM8480XQ
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely fantastic. Have recommended the experience to others many times. Worth the effort to get there as it's not exactly in town. An experience you wont forget.

Thank Martin V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow such commitment. A gift from a true artist. The telling of tales in timber We should all be grateful it is here for us to share.

Thank InksD
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you have any appreciation for history, manual labour and passion, visit this wall. Even if you don't, it is something you won't find anywhere else. We loved it and were extremely moved by the whole experience,

Thank Alison C
Reviewed 1 week ago

This amazing wood art installation had been recommended by everyone I spoke to, but it didn't sound like my thing. How wrong was I! The carving and the building are a credit to someone with great vision. I loved that we could park, have coffee,...More

Thank MaryannM53
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A group of 12 visited the Wall, 11 of us for the first time 4/7/17. We were amazed by the expression and detail shown in the story of the widower losing her husband, you could see the pain in her face, so so clever. We...More

Thank Shez1021
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First visited in 2012 and vowed to be back when this masterpiece was complete. And I was not disappointed. This work should not be missed by anyone who can appreciate the true skill of a master craftsman. Extraordinary vision, planning, investment and skill has gone...More

Thank Yvoant
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopping at the Wall in the Wilderness during our travels was one of the best things we did - you see the pictures online before you go and you can tell its great work that it tells you the story of the area - what...More

Thank Suna R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our family (husband, myself and three year old daughter) stopped off here in our way to Strahan. What an incredible ability this man has, take the time to look at the little details. I was particularly moved by the detail of the widower's face and...More

Thank SamP2906
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12 May 2017|
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Response from ol55Gezza | Reviewed this property |
Agree with the previous answers, but keep in mind the weather. The main roads are good and suitable for all weather conditions, however if you go "across country" and use single roads or dirt roads they can be very tricky if... More
12 May 2017|
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Response from Geoff333_13 | Reviewed this property |
As indicated by Peter H, there are various ways to travel there but if you are heading to the west coast from Launceston or from Hobart you will pass by anyway. The only disappointing aspect of this attraction is you cannot... More
20 March 2017|
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Response from malagong | Reviewed this property |
I fully concur with all these comments. They also had excellent wine!