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Australian Axeman's Hall of Fame

1 Bells Parade, Latrobe, Tasmania 7307, Australia
+61 3 6426 2099
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Nothing much to see

Museum seems to be a craft day for the ladies in the town and very little was devoted to the Hall... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2017
Debbie H
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Brisbane Region, Australia
Remove any reference to the Axeman's Hall of Fame

My husband and I travelled to Latrobe specially to visit the Australian Axeman's Hall of Fame, as... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2017
Cheryl G
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Kilcoy
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Bell's Parade is the site of the Australian Axeman's Hall of Fame. The building also houses a restaurant and function centre able to cater for large events. A makers market is held every Sunday.
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible16%
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1 Bells Parade, Latrobe, Tasmania 7307, Australia
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+61 3 6426 2099
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Reviewed 29 June 2017

Museum seems to be a craft day for the ladies in the town and very little was devoted to the Hall of Fame. Was very disappointing. You even had to eat in cafe to use toilets.

Thank Debbie H
Reviewed 23 April 2017

My husband and I travelled to Latrobe specially to visit the Australian Axeman's Hall of Fame, as my husband's grandfather was a world champion axeman, and we were told his name was recorded in the display. I can only say that this establishment offered us...More

Thank Cheryl G
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Deciding a hot cup of coffee was in call we were slugged one dollar for paying with our savings debit card! Totally shocked and stole the shine of our visit.

Thank Juliet S
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Today was our second attempt to see the Axemen's Hall of Fame. Apparently it's closed on Mondays. Other visitors had managed to be allowed in to see the displays so we followed them. Interesting memorabilia and stories and a well stocked souvenir shop, but we...More

1  Thank Sue P
Reviewed 22 March 2017

My friend and I called by to look at museum and displays of wood products. There is a Thai restaurant there, but we didn't sample. Good area for functions (wedding set up). The museum was interesting with info on champions of past.

1  Thank MissJane3539
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

A lot of history has gone into this building. The giant platypus outside can't be missed. There is a lot to see and read about here. Well worth the visit.

Thank Robin D
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Due to recent floods and closure of the local reserve we found out that the 'platypus experience' is is no longer operating out of this site. Also the info centre located here is not open every day - I think it was 3 days per...More

Thank bratbar
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I go their many times, because i stayed in a caravan park near here not so far away. they show Australian Axeman's Hall of Fame history!

Thank sotheunderplayground
Reviewed 1 July 2016

great place to visit on a Sunday with great food and coffee cafe accepting Seniors card. Craft market stalls inside and out. A place not to miss.More

1  Thank Alison P
rupert s, Owner at Australian Axeman's Hall of Fame, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2016

Hi Alison P, Many thanks for your review of our venue. we appreciate your kind words of support. Our staff in the cafe are happy to receive such a positive review, as they work hard to make people happy. Also, our stall holders, many of...More

Reviewed 12 June 2016

Wow what a disappointment, Had my sister over for a visit and I thought it would be nice to have a look at the craft and have coffee and cake. The craft was lovely and people very friendly BUT Besides the girl that served us...More

2  Thank Lesley V
rupert s, Owner at Australian Axeman's Hall of Fame, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2016

Dear Lesley V, Many thanks for your review. We are happy that you enjoyed the markets & the service you received in the café. We are however disappointed to hear that our food & coffee wasn't up to our usual high standards. If you had...More

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