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Mermaid Leather

6 Woods St, Esperance, Western Australia 6450, Australia
+61 8 9071 5248
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Mermaid Leather - So worth a visit

My husband, myself & my two kids stumbled upon Mermaid Leather on Sunday afternoon just gone. It... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2018
andrewjill2018
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Perth, Australia
via mobile
Nothing fishy here- get over there!

Just a stones throw from the city centre lies this awesome establishment. You ate immediately... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2018
lauramarie_182
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Rooty Hill, Australia
via mobile
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6 Woods St, Esperance, Western Australia 6450, Australia
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Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

My husband, myself & my two kids stumbled upon Mermaid Leather on Sunday afternoon just gone. It was such a rainy day that it was somewhere to get out of the rain for a bit. We were welcomed by a lovely man there who told...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Just a stones throw from the city centre lies this awesome establishment. You ate immediately greeted and informed of the tanning process of the leathered goods. No pressure into buying anything, more of sharing the learning experience and not wasting any of the fish. Of...More

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Reviewed 23 March 2018

An enjoyable experience in the small community of Esperance, Western Australia. The owner provided the bus load of tourists an informative and enjoyable tour of his small business and explained in detail the art of producing fish leather goods. Also interesting was his small collection...More

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Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

There’s something for every age here from sharks’ jaws showing the different kinds of teeth to colouring for kids to very interesting explanations and exhibits about making fish leather. And nice (if quite pricey) gifts. But the visit is free and the owners / staff...More

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david m, Manager at Mermaid Leather, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

thank you for your time to visit and we are very happy to hear that you had a great time with us in our business.

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Reviewed 19 February 2018

If your ever down this way in Australia you mustn't forget to visit Mermaid Leather manufacturers who produce fine gifts from fish skins. It was a delight to listen to the owner explain how the turn fish skin into fine leather of such great strength....More

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david m, Manager at Mermaid Leather, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

Thank you for your support and your review, and we greatly appreciate the advice to other to drop in for a visit, thanks!!!

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Reviewed 25 January 2018

Saw Mermaid Leather advertised in the local tourist city street map and had to check it out. Fabulous local industry business. So interesting and great products. Thank you for educating the public!

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david m, Manager at Mermaid Leather, responded to this reviewResponded 27 January 2018

thank you for the kind words, we are very happy to know that you enjoyed your visit and are kind enough to spread the word, many thanks.

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Reviewed 17 January 2018

The passionate and friendly owners will welcome you then take the time to explain the process of taking a byproduct of the fishing industry and turning it into beautiful fashion items. The video explaining the process is worth a look before viewing the rest of...More

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david m, Manager at Mermaid Leather, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

thank you very much for your review, every little bit helps and we greatly appreciate it.

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Reviewed 12 January 2018

A friend had told us about this place and we came for a visit. Very interesting how the process works and that you can even get a thick product out of fish skin. There are heaps of fish leather products on display along with other...More

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Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

We didn’t realise what an amazing small business this is. The staff are ever so helpful and very informative. The whole process of producing the fish leather is done on site from beginning to end A must visit for young and oldMore

Thank Susan K
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david m, Owner at Mermaid Leather, responded to this reviewResponded 21 December 2017

Susan Thank you so much for your wonderful review last week. It always makes Kerry and I feel as if we have reached out as we intend, when someone responds to the Mermaid experience as you did. Come back and see us sometime. Best Wishes...More

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Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Stopped in here to check out what this mermaid leather was all about! Stood talking in the store for ages about how it was all made and all the different types they had there! If I could I would've bought half the store! The range...More

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david m, Manager at Mermaid Leather, responded to this reviewResponded 21 December 2017

Thanks for the 5 Dot Review folks. Very much appreciated. Have a great Silly Season Kind Regards David and Kerry MacDermott

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