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Address: Woolmers Estate | 658 Woolmers Lane, Longford Tasmania Australia, Longford, Tasmania 7301, Australia
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Stop and smell the roses!

A beautiful place to spend a couple of hours! There are more than 5,000 roses in this heritage garden so it is well worth a visit!

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Helen R
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Launceston, Tasmania
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Launceston, Tasmania
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24 reviews
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

A beautiful place to spend a couple of hours! There are more than 5,000 roses in this heritage garden so it is well worth a visit!

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Thank Helen R
Nerang, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Past the best blooming phase but still lots of beautiful flowers for this photo mad tourist. There had been quite a bit of work done when we saw it so it is on the mend. A good rain would help.So dry in Tassie at present. It will be the first point of interest when the new entrance to Woolmers is... More 

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Thank Lyn S
Perth, Australia
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54 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

The garden is beyond the capacity of the one part-time gardener and the small band of volunteers. Most roses bushes need dead-heading. and the climbing roses need a heavy prune and training onto the trellis. They are currently growing wild in all directions.

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Thank Ken-Morna
Launceston, Australia
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44 reviews
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Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

A wonderful visit. The rose's were past their full bloom but there were plenty of blooms open. We were surprised at how few people were there. The vegetable garden is worth looking at.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Was one of the highlights of my trip to Tassie! So many wonderful varieties, colours and scents.....

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Thank newy-chic143
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2016

The sheer variety, expanse, kaliadescope of colour was breathtaking. The scent and sight was just beautiful. Old fashioned roses rubbed shoulders with the latest blooms.

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Thank jacqueline p
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101 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2015

The gardens have matured nicely since our last visit about 8 years ago. Well worth a visit, especially in Spring.

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Thank CheddarHouseAU
Surfers Paradise, Australia
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84 reviews
26 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 24 November 2015

We went mid November so all the roses were in full bloom. What a treat. It is a great display and lets the gardener see the roses in flower so they can make an informed selection.

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Thank Karin S
Launceston
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128 reviews
46 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 4 November 2015

Outstanding collection and presentation of modern and old world roses. The best time is the festival of the roses in November. I visited again in January when we had extremely hot weather and it looked like a wilderness!

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Thank islandboi6
Longford, Australia
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Reviewed 28 August 2015

I vfisited the National Rose Garden when I stayed at Woolmers in September 2014. Sadly it was not rose season, but even so the gardens were beautiful. The apple trees were in full bloom and the bumble bees were happily dancing from blossom to blossom. The tulips were also blooming. The gardens are very well set out as is the... More 

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Thank Kath H

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