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The Wall in the Wilderness

15352 Lyell Hwy, Derwent Bridge, Tasmania 7140, Australia
+61 3 6289 1134
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One man's amazing tribute, carved entirely from Huon Pine timber, to the history of Tasmania.
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“greg duncan” (101 reviews)
“huon pine” (137 reviews)
“wood carvings” (46 reviews)
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15352 Lyell Hwy, Derwent Bridge, Tasmania 7140, Australia
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+61 3 6289 1134
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"greg duncan"
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"huon pine"
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"wood carvings"
in 46 reviews
"amazing talent"
in 18 reviews
"talented man"
in 21 reviews
"no photography"
in 22 reviews
"central highlands"
in 13 reviews
"entry fee"
in 39 reviews
"his son"
in 12 reviews
"lake st clair"
in 12 reviews
"tasmanian history"
in 16 reviews
"awe inspiring"
in 13 reviews
"on display"
in 26 reviews
"world class"
in 20 reviews
"taking photos"
in 11 reviews
"no photos allowed"
in 14 reviews
"scones"
in 22 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You just have to take it in don’t drive past go in and absorb the message and the artistry of this amazing guy. No pictures allowed so you have to go see for yourselves

Thank Dean2150
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everyone said you have got to see this artwork. We parked and entered the door to be greeted by a lady telling us to hand over our cameras and it coast $15 each to enter passed the second door! I was not too happy handing...More

Thank Star_Trekers2000
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The workmanship was really amazing and such a wonderful exhibit of one man's efforts. I was really disappointed that no photos could be taken inside, AT ALL. The entrance fee ($15 per adult) was a bit expensive.

Thank SistaGirl2010
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

I don't like to give a bad review and maybe my opinion is affected by the fact that everyone I met said "you must go there, it is amazing". But unfortunately we found it disappointing We appreciated the amount of work and effort that went...More

Thank julieadamson2015
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

The Wall is an extensive collection of the most amazing wood carvings you will ever see. The detailed carvings depicting wildlife, people and the history of Tasmania are very lifelike and impressive. It was highly reccommended to us and was well worth the 2 hour...More

Thank Phill B
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Reviewed 3 July 2018

Stopped at the wall as I have heard a lot about it,was greatl,I though the entrance fee was a bit expensive .

Thank Harle33
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Reviewed 1 July 2018

Stopped in at The Wall on our drive from Hobart to Stanley. This is a must see, the artist has done an amazing job.

Thank Travel_Not_Work
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Reviewed 28 June 2018

I was travelling with a group of 5 ladies - unanimously decided to pop in to see the Wall. I didn't know too much about it but once we were in, I knew we'd made the right decision. The artist's skill is outstanding - some...More

Thank Chris C
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Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

This is one of the highlights of my trip to Tasmania. A must do if you're passing through. $15 per person entry fee. The Wall is astounding, as to are the other sculptures. There is a bar and cafe also. Its a very elegant gallery...More

Thank Vicky S
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Reviewed 17 June 2018

What an absolutely stunning and beautiful attraction Greg has created - carvings in wood that are so lifelike in their intricate detail. Certainly a credit to his vision, talent and persistence. Another very positive feature of this incredible display is the fact Greg has the...More

1  Thank Michael G
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jeanette662
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Response from ol55Gezza | Reviewed this property |
Agree with the previous answers, but keep in mind the weather. The main roads are good and suitable for all weather conditions, however if you go "across country" and use single roads or dirt roads they can be very tricky if... More
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jeanette662
12 May 2017|
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Response from Geoff333_13 | Reviewed this property |
As indicated by Peter H, there are various ways to travel there but if you are heading to the west coast from Launceston or from Hobart you will pass by anyway. The only disappointing aspect of this attraction is you cannot... More
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20 March 2017|
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Response from malagong | Reviewed this property |
I fully concur with all these comments. They also had excellent wine!
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