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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Lot, 7 Gallans Rd, Ballina, New South Wales 2478, Australia
+61 2 6620 5150
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All reviews tea tree rainforest walk interesting sculptures free entry ti tree coach tour maintained grounds short drive great staff worth a visit maze cream products mosquitoes shop packs oils
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We called in as part of a coach tour and it was a wonderful place. The smell of melaleuca fills the air. We found some tea tree oil and creams on sale and now use the cream on our skin every day. A must see...More

Thank stephencball
Reviewed August 23, 2018

This place has been here for a long time, but Tea tree oil is a wonderful antiseptic and what they have done with it is amazing. You can walk through the gardens and even have morning tea. You are able to sample the products and...More

Thank Barbara S
Reviewed August 19, 2018

This place was not far from Ballina. We went as part of a coach tour, and they were prepared to host us. Entry was free, there was a short video to watch about how the plantation started and what they do there. Outside there were...More

Thank CountryLiz
Reviewed August 13, 2018

Short drive out of Ballina and free entry. Beautiful gardens and excellent staff knowledge. Free testers of all products, including a wide variety of essential oils.. Some good specials available. Compact gift packs available. Cafe.

Thank Penny D
Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

No entry fee is charged at the Thursday Plantation, which has something for everyone. Inside is an interesting display and short movie explaining the process of extracting tea tree oil and the history of the plantation. The shop sells tea tree products at a reasonable...More

Thank Janelle R
Reviewed July 7, 2018

I was not sure at first if the entry was free, then great it is free! The maze is great to try, not easy to find out the way, but the little secret is 'Right is right'. There are various discount products on offer, I...More

Thank itsokmembership
Reviewed July 5, 2018

We went here as kind of an afterthought once we had run out of other stuff to do but it was certainly a pleasant surprise! There is a lovely rainforest walk (very short) but found a zen garden which the kids raked for ages (age...More

Thank KerryB4
Reviewed June 12, 2018 via mobile

Terrific range of products everything possible from Tea Tree. Started with FREE Entry. Great staff and helpful advice, like put some of this on before you go to the maze or the rainforest walk as there are mosquitoes. Great rainforest walk with sign posting. Good...More

Thank Tony H
Reviewed May 6, 2018

Fanastic staff who know their products. We make annual trips there to stock up on a variety of their products. Much cheaper to purchase tea tree products here than anywhere else. Often have good discounts too.

Thank Andrea D
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Friendly knowledgeable staff about their Ti Tree & oils products. Lots of testers for you to try different ranges of powders, ointments, mozxie sprays etc. Clean toilets. Mozzies season so didn't try the maze or the tour. Lots of bargains at half price if you...More

Thank Vivian C
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