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Design Centre Tasmania

Tamar and Brisbane Streets, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
+61 3 6331 5506
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Good Display Of Tasmanian Goods

This place is well laid out and has an interesting array of local Tasmanian well-designed Tasmanian... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Oldjack
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Greater Melbourne, Australia
Expansive gallery/shop of Tasmanian Design

If you are looking for a gift or souvenir that is Tasmanian and of high quality then this is the... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2017
Copa6
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Copacabana, Australia
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  • Average7%
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Tamar and Brisbane Streets, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is well laid out and has an interesting array of local Tasmanian well-designed Tasmanian products. Well worth a visit if you are looking for uniquely Tasmanian designs

Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 31 October 2017

If you are looking for a gift or souvenir that is Tasmanian and of high quality then this is the place. Prices are more reasonable than similar shops in Hobart. Includes furniture, homewares and some clothing - lots of timber as would be expected.

Thank Copa6
Reviewed 12 October 2017

had a visit 2 yrs ago.. it had amazing furniture design, handicrafts. so worth to visit for sure....

Thank Soli s
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Well worth a visit. There have not been many places on our two weeks around Tassie that have showcased a variety of Tassie wares. High quality, some items are pricey.

Thank lisa31w
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Although only small The Design Centre showcases the best of Tasmania. The current display of Hydrowood features pieces crafted from wood submerged for years under the lake created by the Pieman dam. The shop within the Centre has the best selection of Tasmanian crafts I've...More

1  Thank Tina M
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

If you like wood have a look if only at the gift shop some of the pieces are truly amazing. Some of the finest craftsmanship you will see by both sexes.

Thank Mark D
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Of all the places we have seen in Tasmania the Design Centre in Launceston has the most original timber, jewellery and dress designs and craftsmanship. It is a not-to-be-missed destination.

Thank David L
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

I regularly visit this centre on my occasional Tasmanian visits. Today's visit was a disappointment and a delight. The best is that the centre shop still carries the best of Tasmanian design.. ceramics, timber and fabrics. The worst is that the gallery which used to...More

1  Thank Bruce W
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Fairly cheap entrance fee for this small exhibition space. Some really great, contemporary pieces. Worth a short visit.

Thank pollyoppy
Reviewed 10 February 2017

The exhibit area is quite small and only takes about 10 minutes to view. It does have some very interesting design items in a variety of art media. The items in the store are also very nice though a bit pricey.

Thank Doug B
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