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Clarendon


Clarendon one of Australia's grandest houses set in a parkland on the banks of the South Esk River.
The heritage walled gardens and colonial outbuildings, all convict built are a part of the not to be missed experience.
The Australian Fly Fishing Museum embraces the joy of fresh water fishing in Tasmania with interpretation on some of Australia's most prominent fly fishing people.
The site is also used by filmmakers and prominent photographers for an elegant rural setting and unmatched atmosphere. A lovely spot to hold your special wedding "A wedding set in history".




234 Clarendon Station Road
Nile, TAS, 7212

Located 5.4K from Powranna

Australian Fly Fishing Museum


The Australian Fly Fishing Museum at Clarendon collects, preserves, protects and celebrates the art, the craft and the joy of fly fishing.
Come and see intriguing artefacts that tell the story of the traditions and techniques of fly fishing. The museum promotes the values of fly fishing, especially respect for the habitats of fly responsive fish.
There are displays of artifacts of well known fly fishing identities.
It is a national gathering place for anglers, conducts educational programs in fly casting, fly tying, fishing etiquette, angling history, river ecology and aquatic insects.
The museum is situated on the grounds of Clarendon, a stunning historic estate on the banks of the South Esk, a renowned fly fishing river.
This fabulous collection is for anglers, history buffs, and lovers of a good story.
You can pay entry just for the Museum or to the whole Clarendon site including Museum and a house tour. National Trust and Australian Fly Fishing Museum members have free entry.




234 Clarendon Station Road
Nile, TAS, 7212

Located 6.1K from Powranna

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 10.7K from Powranna

Evandale Market


The Evandale market is a popular country market in historic Evandale in Tasmania's North.
Come and be a part of one of Tasmania's favourite markets with over 100 stalls, including a wide range of wares from high quality crafts to bric-a-brac for every budget. There are also plenty of food stalls and children's amusements.
Evandale is a lovely Georgian village with well preserved cottages, houses, churches, inns and shops. It is a great place for browsing in antique galleries and art and craft shops. The Launceston airport lies between Evandale and Launceston. You can also visit other historic towns nearby including Longford and Westbury. A short drive into Launceston will offer you a host of street-side cafes, boutique shops and leafy city parks. You can also head down the Tamar Valley Wine Route to sample some of Tasmania's finest cool climate wines.
The market is open every Sunday from 0800 to 1400. Evandale is located just 15 km south of Launceston.




Falls Park,
Logans Road
Evandale, TAS, 7212

Located 12.1K from Powranna

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 13.6K from Powranna

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 14.0K from Powranna

Powranna: Events

Evandale Market - Weekly


Let loose the bargain hunter in you as you browse through the wide range of goods for sale.
Come and be a part of one of Tasmania's favourite markets with over a 100 stalls including a wide range of wares and high quality crafts, plants, trees, shrubs and garden ornaments and bric-a-brac for every budget.
Choose from a wide selection of Tasmanian food products such as jams, sauces, relish and honey.
There are also plenty of food stalls and children's amusements.
The Evandale market is a popular country market in historic Evandale, located just 15km south of Launceston.
Evandale is a lovely Georgian village with well-preserved cottages, houses, churches, inns and shops.
It is a great place for browsing through the antique galleries and art and craft shops in the village. Entry is 20 cents for adults, children free.


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Falls Park,
Russell Street
Evandale, TAS, 7212

Located 12.1K from Powranna

Clarendon Road Race


The Road Race is held over 30km. Starting from Evandale the race heads north to Perth before going back through Evandale to the finish at historic Clarendon Homestead. The fastest riders take just over an hour to complete the course, with many riders opting for the more leisurely social ride from Evandale directly to Clarendon.


Event Dates
2017
      19th Feb


Multiple Venues
Evandale, TAS, 7212

Located 12.2K from Powranna

Century Ride


The century is a Penny Farthing tradition, dating from the 1880's. 100 miles (162km) in one day. A century takes penny farthing riders most of the day to complete with the first riders finishing mid afternoon and the last racing the sun home.
Riders may also opt for a 100km ride (metric century).


Event Dates
2017
      11th Feb


Multiple Venues
Evandale, TAS, 7212

Located 12.2K from Powranna

Evandale Village Fair and National Penny Farthing Championships


The wheels of time turn back 100 years as the historic village of Evandale plays host to The Evandale Village Fair and National Penny Farthing Championships.
The Evandale Village Fair is held annually and features a full program of Penny Farthing racing including the National Penny Farthing Championship.
Penny farthing enthusiasts converge on Evandale from throughout Australia and overseas to vie for a series of races, held on a triangular circuit in the centre of the village. Market stalls and a variety of entertainments are situated in the streets and parks surrounding the race circuit, creating the ambience of a colonial country fair.
The event includes the Penny Farthing Food Fest in Pioneer Park, a wide variety of stalls offering craft, bric-a-brac and cycling memorabilia, street entertainers, clowns, music, displays of veteran and vintage cars, traction engines and horses and carriages. plus pony rides for the children and puppet shows.



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2017
      18th Feb


Scone Street
Evandale, TAS, 7212

Located 12.2K from Powranna

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