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Cressy: Where To Go / Sightseeing

Longford Golf Course


Longford Golf Course is a popular well maintained 11 hole course near Launceston, Northern Tasmania.
The par 71 course boasts lush fairways and good greens. There are 11 holes, seven of which have alternate tees. There are two separate final holes that allow for finish in front of the club house. Visitors are welcome. Ladies competition day is each Wednesday, Veterans on Thursday and mixed competitions Saturday and Sunday.
While you are in Longford, wander through the historic town and stop by the antique shops and park area. Take a short drive to Woolmers National Rose Gardens or plan a bushwalk in the Great Western Tiers mountain range. Spend a day fly-fishing at the Great Lake or make your way down the Tamar Valley Wine Route.
Longford is about a 20-minute drive (27 km) from Launceston.




16 Chatsworth Lane
Longford, TAS, 7301

Located 4.5K from Cressy

Brickendon Historic Farm and Convict Village


Part of Tasmania's World Heritage Convict Sites, Brickendon Historic Farm and Convict Village is located just outside Longford, in northern Tasmania. Built by William Archer in 1824, the village is still owned by his descendents.
You have a rare chance to see the convict-built Gothic chapel, Dutch barns, chicken house, blacksmith shop and tool shed. There is a four hectare (10 acre) historic garden for you to explore. Close to the Georgian homestead there are garden beds featuring soft plantings of roses and perennials to complement the house's historic fa?ade. Walk along the paths to outlying features including the orchard and original shrubberies. You can experience the 'garden rooms', each with their own mood and ambience.
Stand beside the 1830s English and exotic trees including oaks, elms, cedars and pines, sourced throughout the world. Connect with the property's 19th Century beginnings as you walk along the carriageway Children will love feeding animals or trying their skill at gumboot tossing. Overnight guests at Brickendon can stay at a number of historic farm cottages and have free entry to all the attractions.
Longford is about a 20-minute drive (27 km) from Launceston.




Woolmers Lane
Longford, TAS, 7301

Located 8.7K from Cressy

Woolmers Estate (Attraction)


Part of Tasmania's World Heritage Convict Sites, Woolmers Estate is Australia's finest example of a pioneer farm of the early 1800s. The Estate has a collection of buildings, antique cars, photographs, art and furniture. It displays a remarkable journey from the first Thomas Archer, who settled the property in 1817, to the present day. For six generations Thomas Archer family descendants lived on the estate. They were known never to sell their possessions, thus creating a complete time capsule and a remarkable accidental curation of heritage treasures.
Guided house tours operate daily at 1115, 1230, 1400 plus extra tours at 1000 and 1530 in summer. Self-guided tours can be taken at any time during the day.
Woolmers walled garden was established by Thomas Archer in the 1840s, and has been restored by the Woolmers Foundation Inc., replanting trees, shrubs, roses and perennials of the period.
At Woolmers is the The Rose Garden. In late spring through to autumn you have the opportunity to walk through history with over 5000 roses, representing the historical development of the rose in the southern hemisphere.





658 Woolmers Lane
Longford, TAS, 7301

Located 9.4K from Cressy

Wildes Antiques @ Robur House


98 Main Road, Perth. Two storey Georgian brick building, circa 1840. Well proportioned, once a bakery, a shop and a school, currently an antique shop, Wildes Antiques @ Robur House has a good selection of antique and collectables and jewellery. Tasmanian deliveries and postage Australia wide with access to our stock in the Campbell Town store. We like to think ourselves as, affordable and having something for everyone.




98 Main Road
Perth, TAS, 7300

Located 14.3K from Cressy

Cressy: Events

Artists Garden


Artists Garden is an exhibition which celebrates the joy of plants in the landscape and garden spaces. Blenheim Gallery and Garden.
Wednesday to Sunday 10.30am - 4.30pm.
$8 entry.
On the outskirts of Longford, just 30 minutes from Launceston, Blenheim Gallery and Garden is a unique Tasmanian experience showcasing artist works in a country garden setting. With ten acres of gardens and stunning rural outlook, it is easy to spend an hour wandering the formal and park like grounds.




733 Cressy Road
Longford, TAS, 7301

Located 4.7K from Cressy

Longford Cup


Thoroughbreds race meeting, incorporating the Longford Cup.
Longford comes alive with the colour and excitement of the Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival, world class thoroughbred horse racing, fashions, glamour and entertainment.
The Longford Races are a true country meeting in Longford - the home of many horse studs and training facilities.
Held on New Year's Day, the party atmosphere at this meeting always results in a strong turnout, with well over 5,000 patrons at previous race meetings.
Located only 20 minutes from the city of Launceston, this meeting is a firm favourite with the racing community and holidaymakers.
Featuring entertainment and activities throughout the day, including oncourse live music, the ever popular Fashions on the Field, free kids entertainment including pony rides and face paintings, and, of course, oncourse bar facilities.
Tickets are available on the day at the racecourse or for pre-purchased - check website for details.


Event Dates
2017
      1st Jan


Anstey Street
Longford, TAS, 7301

Located 8.6K from Cressy

Longford Show


Equestrian events, chopping, animal nursery, rides, games and more.
The Longford Show, which prides itself on being a family show, is considered one of the best one day shows in Tasmania. The attendance over the past few years has been approximately seven to eight thousand people.
The show features well patronised equestrian events, which include show jumping and led events. Additional attractions include the poultry and dog shows, chopping, sheep and fleeces, show girl / boy competitions, animal nursery.
You will find all the usual show attractions and all the side show alley rides, games and face-painting at the Longford Show.
The home industries and school sections are always very popular, and there is always a great display of artwork from the local schools, as well as the adult art and craft and cooking attractions.


Event Dates
2017
      21st Oct


Marlborough Street
Longford, TAS, 7301

Located 9.4K from Cressy

Anzac Day Dawn Service - Longford


A Dawn Service will be held at the Longford Village Green to remember the ANZACs and other War veterans who fought for Australia.
Come together and reflect with the many people who every year attend dawn ceremonies of remembrance, gratitude and national pride for all our men and women who have fought and died in all wars.
ANZAC was the name given to the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps soldiers who landed on the Gallipoli Peninsula in Turkey early on the morning of 25 April 1915 during the First World War (1914-1918).
As the light here grows and another ANZAC Day comes upon us, we turn to those in the shadows. We thank you. We will never forget you.


Event Dates
2017
      25th Apr


Wellington Street
Longford, TAS, 7301

Located 9.9K from Cressy

Tasmanian Trout Expo


Come along and catch the $10000 Tagged Trout or maybe one of the other tagged rainbow trout and win fantastic prizes. Also you may win some of the other great prizes up for grabs.Or just come and catch one of the many stocked or local trout bring your lunch and have a picnic or buy your lunch from the food stalls.
No Fishing licence is required if entered in the fishing competition and fishing between number 2 and number 3 Weirs on Brumby's Creek. Tickets Adults $10, under 14's $5. Weekend tickets are available.
There is NO CAMPING at Brumby's Creek and the gates will be shut on Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights. Brumby's Creek is closed on the Monday until 2pm for the Annual Schools Fishing Competition.
Camping is available at the Cressy Recreation Ground or at the Ringwood Hotel Cressy .


Event Dates
2017
      23rd Sep
      24th Sep


Poatina Road Cressy,
Poatina Road Cressy
Cressy, TAS, 7302

Located 10.7K from Cressy

Longford Village Green Market


The RSL Longford Village Green Market is held on the Green and in the Memorial Hall.
A mix of Farmers market, produce, gifts, crafts and car boot sale for trash and treasure.
Held on the last Sunday of each month from 8am - 12 noon.


Event Dates
2016
      31st Dec
2017
      28th Jan
      25th Feb
      25th Mar
      29th Apr
      27th May
      24th Jun


55 Wellington Street
Longford, TAS, 7301

Located 10.7K from Cressy

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