knows her way around a map of Tasmania. She makes a living out of it, in fact, and can boast more than a few well-known humans who are really into her map of Tassie.
Having spent so
much time during her professional career away from her home in
Tasmania, Skye’s jewellery is all about reminding you to love where you’re from. In the spirit of that, Skye shares her secrets for any would-be travelers looking to discover one of Lonely Planet’s top ten destinations in the world – The Independent Republic of Upside-down Triangle. Get ready to love where she’s from:
Address: Corner of Tamar and Brisbane Streets, Launceston TAS 7250
Phone: (03) 6331-5506
Opening Hours: Monday to Friday 9:30am-5:30pm, Saturday to Sunday 10am-2pm
Josef Chromy Winery
Address: 370 Relbia Rd, Relbia TAS 7258
Phone: (03) 6335-8701
Opening Hours: Winery and Cellar Door are open daily 10am-5pm. Restaurant is open from 12noon daily, Friday and Saturday #3;from 7pm
Skye says: When I was a kid at school this was all farmland and we had to run the school cross-country through it!
Evandale Sunday Markets
Address: Falls Park Logan Road, Evandale TAS 7212
Phone: (03) 6391-9191
Opening Hours: Sunday 8am-1:30pm
Skye says: You find the best stuff – last weekend I found a vintage Australian flag.
Address: Campbell Memorial Church – High Street, Oatlands TAS 7120
Skye says: Oatlands. My family historical town. My great, great, great grandfather, Lachlan McKinnon Campbell was the Reverend at the original church, which was destroyed in 1858 and then quickly rebuilt.
The Companion Bakery
Address: 102 High Street Oatlands TAS 7120
Phone: (03) 6254-0070
Opening Hours: Wednesday to Saturday 9am-4:25pm, Sunday 9am-4pm
Skye says: The BEST sausage rolls. You get halfway down the highway and then have to go back to get another!
Oatlands Antiques & Collectables
Address: 78 High Street, Oatlands TAS 7120
Phone: (03) 6254-0020
Opening Hours: Monday to Sunday 9:30am-5pm
Skye says: Take the time to fossick through, there are amazing finds to be found. I especially love the jewellery and always leave feeling inspired.
Orani Vineyard B&B
Address: 394 Arthur Hwy, Sorell TAS 7172
Phone: 0400 593 457
Skye says: Going there is like staying at a friends house but it’s also private and very comfortable. Amazing views.
Dunalley Fish Market
Address: 11 Fulham Road Dunalley TAS 7177
Phone: (03) 6253-5428
Opening Hours: Monday to Sunday 9am-6pm
Skye says: The fish is caught daily and is super-dupa fresh. Calamari, Flathead AND the best chips.
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