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The Unique Egg

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Address: 108 Victoria St, St George, Queensland 4487, Australia
Phone Number: +61 7 4625 3490
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An unexpected attraction in St George

The elderley gentleman was very hands on, he has been carving emu eggs for decades, and his displays are well illuminated and interesting.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Krisherron
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Hervey Bay, Australia
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Hervey Bay, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The elderley gentleman was very hands on, he has been carving emu eggs for decades, and his displays are well illuminated and interesting.

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Toowoomba, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

amazed by all that i saw. unbelieveable what that man does.has to be seen to be believed.well worth an hour or two.

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Thank lynne f
Mount Dandenong, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Steve Margaritis has been carving these amazing emu eggs for more than 60 years. You can watch him as he carves at a small desk behind the counter in his sports store. The cost to view the eggs is $5 and that includes viewing a video before he takes you into the back room. After the lights are switched off... More 

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Geelong, Australia
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36 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

The display is amazing and is unbelievable that one man could be so skilled in carving the Emu egg. Numerous carved eggs on display including eggs carved by the owner's daughter - Definitely has the "WOW" factor and is a must see - worth visiting.

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Thank GT0049
St George, Australia
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19 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

This is well worth visiting. You won't see this anywhere else. Very interesting Man to listen to self taught.

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Thank Mark Q
Drouin, Australia
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10 reviews
7 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

This is a stunning collection that shouldn't be missed if your staying in St George. Steve is a friendly character who loves to share his story with you.

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Thank Glenys H
Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016

This is a place well worth a visit the carvings on the eggs are amazing they represent many world events and personal milestones of his life on arrival in Australia from Greece. Very interesting video on his life since arriving in Australia

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Thank Adorree
Nelson Bay, Australia
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23 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

Superb artistry, worth every penny of the $5 entry fee, Stavros is a real character , and the video very informative

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Thank _annefos07
Sydney
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32 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Very interesting visit. Starts with short video of Stavros' story. His egg carving is amazing and display fabulous. Very interesting man to talk to. Well worth a visit.

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Brisbane, Australia
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41 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

Don't miss this unique find and the amazing talent of Stavros. Such a beautiful display of carved Emu eggs.

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