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Design Centre Tasmania

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Address: Tamar and Brisbane Streets, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
Phone Number: +61 3 6331 5506
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Mon - Fri 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Sat - Sun 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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If you like wood work or design this is a must see. Lots of amazing furniture, striking ideas and execution and a great selection in the store if you fancy anything you see. Loved... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 19, 2015
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

If you like wood work or design this is a must see. Lots of amazing furniture, striking ideas and execution and a great selection in the store if you fancy anything you see. Loved it.

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Launceston, Australia
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7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

A quiet, calm atmosphere with gorgeous pieces on display, as well as gorgeous stores. Supporting local artisans, perfect place to find a unique piece for home or special gift.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

lovely art space showcasing a range of craft items, from furniture to pottery, glass and wonderful wooden implements - many of which are also for sale. On a nicer day, would have borrowed one of their bikes to tour the other art centres in Launceston

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Plympton, Australia
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

Very clever and skilfully made furniture and other items. Brilliant use of the local timbers. Free entry.

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Brisvegas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

If you are into timber & design this is the place to visit. There is a small entry fee to keep it operating. The timber work on display changes regularly but was very interesting when we visited. There's also a nice gift shop to explore.

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Glossop, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

We enjoyed our visit especially the in house artist who has a plethora of excellent designs . Staff were very friendly. Great location on the park.

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

This small exhibition is excellent & well worth a visit. It is located at the south-west corner of the City Park. The many items on display include furniture, ceramics, jewelry, utensils, fabrics, sculpture and glassware; and the gallery area of the building (which is an extension to a converted church building) is itself very well designed with some interesting contemporary... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Easily accessible location next to City Park, there is a special exhibition space (not much when I visited so they discounted the entry which was kind) and then an amazing shop/furniture/homewares area with stunning examples of fine craftmanship. Time to start saving - the pieces were beautiful and definitely worth having a good look at. It's a relaxing space too.

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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

The designs on display are the best Australia has to offer. Sleek, smooth and edgy . Gift shop has a superb range of merino wool garments and some lovely screen printed t shirts too.

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

This is not a large centre but it does exhibit many rather special wood furniture items well worth a visit

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Additional Information about Design Centre Tasmania

Address: Tamar and Brisbane Streets, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
Phone Number: +61 3 6331 5506
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Launceston
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Tuesday 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Wednesday 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Thursday 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Friday 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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