Deloraine is a classic town on a riverside that has a wonderful history weaved in every street. The beautiful town is in the foothills of a picturesque mountain range, the Great Western Tiers. The population of the residents here is just 2000 but every year in November the town welcomes over 30,000 visitors when it hosts a craft fair.
This fair is the biggest of its kind in Australia and showcases everything from paintings, lights, glassware, kites, candles, lead lights and much more. The fair is held for 4 days and over 200 exhibitors participate.
During the rest of the year, the art and craft of the town is a major tourist attraction. The town has a lot of art galleries, antique stores, and craft shops. Stunning Victorian and Georgian buildings adorn the streets of Deloraine and make a wonderful walk in the mornings. There are excellent cafes and bakeries which are popular for some mouth-watering dishes.
You can enjoy once in a lifetime farm experiences in Deloraine including the honey, cheese, raspberry, or award-winning salmon farms. The flora and fauna are a treat to the eyes in the limestone caves of the famous Mole Creek Karst National Park. The Liffey Falls considered a World Heritage Area is the best waterfall you will ever see in Australia. Taking a walk alongside this fall is only a 45-minute return journey through the rainforests and cascades.
If you want to explore the great mountain ranges of Australia then this town can be the best base for exploring the Great Western Tiers, Mole Creek, Central Highlands, and Cradle Mountain. There are another bunch of things to do in Deloraine. For art lovers, Yarns Artwork In Silk is a treat to the eye. The Deloraine and Districts Folk Museum, Australian Horse Adventures, Westbury Silhouette Trail, Sculpture Trail in the Great Western Tiers, Meander Wilderness Experience are some of the best things Deloraine has to offer to leave a lasting impression of itself in your life.
These cafes, restaurants, and farms are the most popular in Deloraine: Christmas hills Raspberry Farm café, Cycles at the Empire, Van Diemens Land Creamery, Ashgrove Farm Cheese, 41 Degrees South Tasmania, Deloraine Deli, Tasmanian Trufflles.
This town has a lot of properties for making your stay comfortable. The hotels, apartments, motels each of them are reasonably priced and offer world-class services to its customers. Do you still need reasons to visit the beautiful Deloraine?