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"Worth the trip to Tasmania!"

I took my friend visiting from Sydney and that was her comment - she was absolutely amazed with the... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2018
Marg L
Westbury, Australia
Silk work worth seeing

I love visiting Yarns for the amazing sewing and embriodery skills displayed as well as the... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Stephanie Q
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Yarns Artwork in Silk is a unique 3D textile art installation consisting of 4 very large handworked silk panels decipting local events and vistas in a seasonal diaroma. Viewed in an auditorium accompanied by an audio visual narration. Crafted by...more
100 Emu Bay Rd, Deloraine, Tasmania 7304, Australia
+61 3 6362 5280
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Reviewed 14 August 2018

I took my friend visiting from Sydney and that was her comment - she was absolutely amazed with the Yarns experience. Can't wait to tell her friends and urge them to visit. The audio presentation tells the story, then you get to see close-up the...More

Thank Marg L
Reviewed 9 July 2018

I love visiting Yarns for the amazing sewing and embriodery skills displayed as well as the community aspect of the four season themed silk panels. I have visited this work a number of times since its creation. Today I took friends that were visiting from...More

Thank Stephanie Q
Reviewed 26 June 2018

There are 4 large panels which, between them, took around 1000 hours and many volunteers to create. The detail and clever use of various fabrics is amazing. There is a short presentation (in a small theatre) which gives all the background information about the artworks,...More

Thank Sylvia B
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

Wow when you look closely at these works of art it's amazing.So much work and care put into each and every one of these pieces.The voice presentation/explanation is well worth listening too.

1  Thank Dawn H
Reviewed 23 May 2018

Fascinating to learn about each panel and marvel at the workmanship and community spirit of the folk of Deloraine. Not to be missed.

Thank dianneleo1982
Reviewed 8 May 2018

We were thrilled with the professionally presented artwork and amazed by the quality of this community work. Well worth the very reasonable entry fee.

Thank robandjudy2017
Reviewed 29 March 2018

We had heard about the Yarns from the owner of the B and B we stayed at in a nearby town. Located in the Visitors Centre it is a must view. The audio gives a great view of how it was created and the detail...More

Thank Susiesharpie2015
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Worth paying the price to enter and see these panels, so much work involved here, great for people who like patch work, needlework etc.

Thank thedeaths
Reviewed 20 February 2018

Just fantastic. These four large panels of silk work showing various features of life and history around Deloraine were completed by dozens of locals over hundreds of hours of meticulous work. The result is a minutely detailed, fascinating and beautiful piece of work that records...More

1  Thank Willfish101
Reviewed 16 February 2018

What a magnificent community effort in Deloraine! These tapestries are stunning and you could spend hours looking at the work people have put into them. Don't pass through without taking time to see them.

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Ros H
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Response from westernsydney | Reviewed this property |
The presentation runs every half hour from 9.30am to 4pm, 7 days a week. Closed on Christmas Day, Anzac Day and Good Friday.