We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Sponsored by:
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: 108 Victoria Street, St George, Queensland 4487 , Australia
Phone Number: +61 7 4625 3490
Improve this listing

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 34 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 21
  • 13
    Very good
  • 0
  • 0
  • 0
The Egg Man

This fascinating man and his amazing talent are well worth a visit for a small fee he is very interesting and has an incredible collection of carved emu eggs he has produced... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Add Photo Write a Review

34 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Level Contributor
17 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This fascinating man and his amazing talent are well worth a visit for a small fee he is very interesting and has an incredible collection of carved emu eggs he has produced himself. He is very obliging and there is a small fee to see his exhibition. Once inside you are given as much time as you like and are... More 

Thank DJH55Brisbane
Broadbeach, Australia
Level Contributor
29 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We called in at The Unique Egg on our way out of St George and we are so happy we did. Stavros was a wonderful character and so talented. He loves to chat and we loved hearing his stories about how he came to Australia and his time in St George. A truly wonderful shop and a must see.

Thank Susanne S
Brisbane, Australia
Level Contributor
9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2015

when you go to view this mans creations I can advise take your sunnies as the lights are very bright inside the shop to show off the layering of the emu eggs. Wear light clothing, when its hot outside the lights inside generate lots of heat,even with the air con on.

Thank tintagel5
Lakes Entrance, Australia
Level Contributor
101 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2015

Unique to St George and unique artwork. Something I'd never seen before and worth a look. Even got to meet the artist. Worth a look see.

Thank Jenny H
Level Contributor
5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2015 via mobile

For $5 per person you get entry to see Stavros collection of carved emu eggs. Short video prior gives a story on him and his very interesting life. But the room of eggs is just an amazing sight and definitely worth the $5 to see such unique art!

Thank Johanna P
Muswellbrook, Australia
Level Contributor
26 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2015

What a talented man to have created a huge display of carved emu eggs. Just beautiful. Loved his stories. Our friends even bought an egg. Fascinating! This attraction is located inside the sports store $5 to do the tour. VALUE!!!

Thank auntybez
Level Contributor
51 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2015

A unique artist with a great story to tell. His creations are first class and a "must see" in St George

Thank Rabbitfree
Brisbane, Australia
Level Contributor
37 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

This was a great experience to see the talent of one man and what he can do with these eggs. It truly is an amazing site to see the different designs that he has carved on these eggs. This is a must see if staying or travelling through St. George.

Thank Pines99
Ballarat, Australia
Level Contributor
60 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

The Balonne Sports Store is an unlikely spot to find beautiful art work but is indeed the location for dozens of beautifully carved emu eggs. The delicately carved eggs are the work of Greek immigrant, Starvos. Starvos has had a colourful life that is recorded in an entertaining Power Point presentation. Starvos is on hand to explain his unique techniques.... More 

Thank Sue P
Brisbane, Australia
Level Contributor
31 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015 via mobile

A must see for all travellers to St George. Over 150 hand carved Emu Eggs which are then illuminated to show their beauty. An amazing collection you must stop - allow 30 minutes to talk to the craftsman, see his video and view the Egg Room.

1 Thank Heggesan

Travelers who viewed The Unique Egg also viewed

Been to The Unique Egg? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from The Unique Egg staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?