Historic Richmond & Coal Valley Wines

Step back in time and visit Australia's most delightful Georgian village. Established in 1825, five years before Port Arthur, Richmond is a genuine village of slate and cobbles, handmade brick and mellow stone, cottages and manors. Wander streets lined with sandstone buildings that showcase the best of Tasmania's fine art and crafts and later on, taste some of the region's fine wines. The Richmond Gaol was built in 1825 as part of Governor Arthur's system of police districts. The building was added to in the 1830's and was last used as a gaol in 1928. One of its infamous inmates was convict Ikey Solomon, said to be the model for Dickens' Fagin. Next stop is Frogmore Creek Winery; set amidst 10-hectares of vines, Frogmore Creek Winery commands sweeping vineyard and water views, and has long produced some of Tasmania's finest and most collectable wines.
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  • Location


  • Activity Types

    Sightseeing / City Tour

  • Experience Types

    Special Interest

  • Duration

    4 hours

  • Fitness Level


  • Price

    Adult from $99.99
    Children (12 & under) from $69.99


You wont want to miss the chance for photographs in Richmond!


Special Notes

To make your day as enjoyable as possible, please ensure that you wear comfortable flat-soled shoes, clothing suited to the weather conditions, a hat and jacket, and bring along some sunscreen and bottled water. Wine tasting participants must be 18 years of age or over.

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