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4 Sep

Come away to a Tasmanian Spring Getaway

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27 Nov

Our Romantic Garden has a beautiful story

Remembering Dean   Our gardens are a constant source of pleasure to guests and staff alike.   They are also a source of pleasure and pride for a local family.   We met Dean when we were restoring Woodbridge. He ran a garden cleanup business, and we engaged him to remove some of the dead […]

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27 Nov

As fresh as it gets

You can’t get fresher than this   In the Derwent Valley we are blessed with an abundance of fabulous produce. Tasmania is famous for this generally, but we certainly punch well above the norm, and in such concentration, all the way along the river in the Derwent Valley.   So why, one may ask, do […]

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27 Nov

Wisteria showcase

Does wisteria like hardship?   Our wisteria seems to thrive under far from favourable conditions, and it makes one wonder – does wisteria thrive or at least bloom better under hardship?   Woodbridge was built in 1825, and with free convict labour, they dug out the bedrock and built Woodbridge straight onto it! So there […]

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27 Nov

A fragrant welcome

Guests get a fragrant welcome at Woodbridge   Guests arriving at Woodbridge walk through the herb garden to Reception. Could anything be more welcoming?   Not only does Chef gather fresh herbs for dinner, but also we use the herbs for posies for our dining tables.  

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