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Willow Creek Miniature Goats

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189 Rayners Hill Rd, Ellendale, Tasmania 7140, Australia
+61 407 425 794
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The best day ever, according to my 7 year old son

A great family day out for 3 generations. Grandparents, mum and kids all delighted with this... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2018
Tracey7778
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Hobart, Australia
An amazing afternoon.

We enjoyed learning all about the farm and meeting all the animals. Jan and Carl are great hosts... read more

Reviewed 8 March 2018
ClairePerham
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Home of Australian Miniature Goats, alpacas, Miniature Herefords, horses, chickens, ducks, dogs and cats - come and spend a couple of hours saying Hi to the inhabitants of Willow Creek. You may get a chance to milk a goat or watch our Jersey house cow being milked. Have a chat about sustainable farming practices and homesteading or just enjoy the magnificent view over the Central Highlands of Tasmania. By Appointment Only Please!
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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189 Rayners Hill Rd, Ellendale, Tasmania 7140, Australia
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Reviewed 19 April 2018

A great family day out for 3 generations. Grandparents, mum and kids all delighted with this beautiful farm. My 7 year old son and 11 year old daughter had a ball getting to know all the goats and having their fill of pats and cuddles....More

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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed learning all about the farm and meeting all the animals. Jan and Carl are great hosts and willing to share their wealth of knowledge on farming. This was a highlight of my visit to Tasmania.

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Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

The title from my 11 year old daughter! My wife and I and our 3 children, spent a wonderful unrushed morning at the beautiful Willow Creek farm. Jen and Karl were fantastic hosts, spending lots of time to explain their sustainable farming practices. Whilst we...More

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JanJanRoberts, Owner at Willow Creek Miniature Goats, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Karen - thank you so much for the lovely review. We just loved having your family here and what a great vet nurse I had on hand in Molly! We're really pleased to say the little one who wasn't looking so good is now mistress...More

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Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

Our family of 6 were absolutely delighted and thrilled to be on this very special farm tour with Carl and Jan as hosts. Our age group ranges from 8-77 years old. Used Google Map to locate the farm which was easy to do...Jan also gives...More

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JanJanRoberts, Owner at Willow Creek Miniature Goats, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Dear Jacqueline, what a really wonderful review. We so enjoyed having your family here to visit. We had a great time too. It is so wonderful to get such lovely people on our tour who always leave a special mark on our hearts. Indeed we...More

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Reviewed 26 July 2017

We had the opportunity to spend the morning at the Willow Creek Farm Tour. Jan & Carl were so welcoming and kind, ensuring we were happy to go ahead even in wet weather. There animals were lovely and they really took the time to talk...More

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JanJanRoberts, Owner at Willow Creek Miniature Goats, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Thanks so very much for your lovely review. We're glad you had a great time - as did we meeting you folks and sharing our passion. All the very best. Jan & Carl

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Reviewed 22 May 2017

We made a last minute decision to visit the farm and only called to make a reservation the day before. Jan and Carl had been extremely nice and tried their best to accommodate the 7 of us :) They managed to squeeze in a late...More

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JanJanRoberts, Owner at Willow Creek Miniature Goats, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

We so enjoyed our visit wit us and we're disappointed too that you missed out on some of the animals. They are so fussy when it comes to the weather. Hopefully you will get chance to visit us again someday and see the latest in...More

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Reviewed 15 May 2017

Enjoyed a brilliant afternoon here at the farm with Jan & Carl. Informative, interesting stories of their sustainable and traditional farming methods - I could listen to them all day. The animals are adorable, friendly and in beautiful condition. I recommend taking a tour of...More

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JanJanRoberts, Owner at Willow Creek Miniature Goats, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2017

Thank you Judi - what a lovely review. It was so nice to see you again. We hope you get a chance to visit us again sometime soon. I think you'll already see some changes! Kind regards - Jan & Carl

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Reviewed 13 May 2017

Willow Creek Miniature Goats isn't a mere tourist attraction. It's a wonderful way of life. The people; Jan & Carl were absolutely lovely! My partner and I could not have felt more welcomed and it was a pleasure to meet them. The tour; Extremely informative,...More

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JanJanRoberts, Owner at Willow Creek Miniature Goats, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

Thank you Jamie and Jamie - we loved having you here for a visit and are so happy you had a great time. Hopefully you'll come back one day to see the progress! Great to meet you both.

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Reviewed 16 April 2017

This is a really fun, informative and interactive farm tour. Jan and Carl have a great outlook on looking after the land and their animals in an organic and sustainable way. On the tour Jan introduced us to alpacas, horses, dairy cows, miniature hereford, miniature...More

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JanJanRoberts, Owner at Willow Creek Miniature Goats, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017

Thanks for your lovely feedback Julia. We are so thrilled you enjoyed the visit to our farm and indeed Tasmania. It was great to hear about your future plans too - who knows hopefully a hive or two may be in your future too!

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Reviewed 21 January 2017

From the moment you arrive and receive the wonderful warm welcome from Jan and Carl you know it is going to be a very special experience. A stunning location under the majestic Mount Field East with a sweeping panorama across the Central Highlands - this is...More

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JanJanRoberts, Owner at Willow Creek Miniature Goats, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Thanks guys for your review - we're so glad you had fun - sorry it's taken so long to respond! Hope you've had a fantastic holiday season and Happy New Year! Hope to see you one day soon at Wobbly Boot!

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Mary F
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Response from JanJanRoberts | Property representative |
Please check out our "Book A Farm Tour Now" button on our FaceBook page or our website. willowcreekminigoats. com There you will find a calendar of available dates and times. Tours are $15 for adults and $10 for children... More
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