Creswick Woollen Mills is the only remaining woollen coloured spinning mill left of its type in Australia and it’s a great attraction for day trippers, holiday makers and tour groups both large and small.
‘A Very Fine Yarn’
The Mill’s tourism experience ‘A Very Fine Yarn’ is a showcase of the journey of the product. From it’s source on the alpaca through the fascinating manufacturing process to how it ends up on the shelf.
It’s a fantastic insight into how luxurious natural fibres are created and gives a great perspective of a local Australian manufacturing industry.
It’s also an interactive experience – touch and feel the luxurious and natural fibres and learn the curious facts about the mill’s history and creation.
After you’re done with the tour and learnt the history of the textile itself, you may be inspired to browse and purchase products made right at the mill. Drop into one of the two tourism stores in Creswick in Railway Parade or Vincent St in Daylesford, where you can view knitwear, accessories and homewares.
Exhibit opening times: 11am, 12noon, 1pm, and 2pm.
Cost: $15 per adult, discounted admission for seniors and group bookings, children are free.
Bookings and Contact:
Call 03 5345 2202
Email [email protected]
To find out more, visit: http://www.creswickwool.com/creswick-world/