Gin & Tea


High tea in The Orangery Conservatory on Riversdale Estate is all about good taste. From the interior design of elegance and comfort; to the music that blends so well with the warm chatter; to the glass of sparkling wine on arrival, delicious and sumptuous delicacies on offer to feast on: cucumber sandwiches, scones so light with clotted cream, perfectly formed pastries fused with flavours. Sweeping water views complement the delectable offering. Then its a transition through the pretty countryside to arrive at the Historic Shene Estate, a pastoral holding since 1810.The stables and homestead reflect the grandeur and early colonialist Gamaliel Butler’s wealth and position in the colony. The current custodians have been busy, not only restoring the property to its former glory but also distilling their very own award winning gin. Enjoy a short overview tour to uncover the history of this important property before heading into the 1846 convict built barn. Gin lovers will revel in a tasting session of the signature " A true Spirit" and 'Poltergeist - unfiltered" gins. Learn about the process of making gin and the twelve botanical elements featured in Poltergeist.
  • Tour Code

    HBA120

  • Location

    Hobart

  • Activity Types

  • Experience Types

    Sightseeing

  • Duration

    4 hours

  • Fitness Level

    Moderate

  • Price

    Adult from $189.99
    Children (12 & under) from $179.99


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