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Address: Longford, Tasmania, Australia
Phone Number: 61 03 6391 1251
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If you love a garden....

We visited Brickendon Estate after our stop at the Brickendon farmstead across the road. The gardens they've created there in the families' long residence are amazing! The main... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago

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English first
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Brickendon Estate after our stop at the Brickendon farmstead across the road. The gardens they've created there in the families' long residence are amazing! The main house is very beautiful, but as it's a private residence you can't go in. You could easily spend an hour just strolling. So peaceful.

Thank TheRealMrsBennett
Brisbane, Australia
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9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took interstate visitors here and we all enjoyed the lovely gardens. Very impressive and would go there again.

Thank aussiecoolbear
Sydney, Australia
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40 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If you are lucky enough to be invited to see the house gardens then it is a visit well spent in a glorious historic garden but it is polite to remember that this is the family's private grounds and stick to the paths.

Thank Lyn M
Hong Kong Region, China
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

A very good experience for us especially we are living in city. We stayed at the Garden Cottage, a cozy, comfortable with well equipped cottage. Felt like home inside and we liked the real fire place very much. Warm & romantic! The animal feeding time in the morning brought us lot of funs too!

Thank 77DST
Swan Hill, Australia
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32 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

visited in March 2014. I couldve spent many more hours there but will return when not on a time table.

Thank Vickie C
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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36 reviews
20 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014 via mobile

A very warm welcome from one of the owners who gave us a comprehensive history of the family estate. The farm buildings were very interesting and the garden at the main homestead were truly beautiful.

Thank Shirley M
Sydney Australia
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184 reviews
67 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 186 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

Brickendon Estate is still a working farm with many historic farm buildings. The buildings are spread out but easy to walk around. The big drawback is that almost none of the building have anything in them and there is a lack of information about the buldings in the buildings. The chapel is easily the most interesting building in my opinion.... More 

2 Thank westernsydney
Margate, Tasmania, Australia
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55 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2013

W enjoyed everything about our stay here. The cottages are wonderful and as you are on site you can wander around in the evening or go and eat in Longford or cook in the cottage. We enjoyed feeding all the animals and looking at the interesting buildings especially the tiny church and the shearing shed.

3 Thank EstherS56
Sunshine Coast, Australia
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230 reviews
74 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2013

First thing to say is I wrotethe review for Brickendon Estate in the Brickendon Cottages area - derrr. We enjoyed the self guided tour and felt like we had stepped back in time, but all around us was evidence of a working farm, which the Archers keep going. Theres a great little video to watch about the family. If yopu... More 

1 Thank Colin S
Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2012

We left Hobart with our friends to stay a night on this famous early colonial working farm, prior to visiting nearby Evandale the next day to see the famous Penny Farthing Races. The cottage is a rustic copy of the real thing, perfectly comfortable, with verandah overlooking the farmland and river, our own 3 horses, dozens of tame chickens and... More 

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