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Sarina Sugar Shed

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Very knowledgeable

Great tour about the sugar cane industry Betty was our guide who was very entertaining and... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Geoff V
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Forster, Australia
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What a great place to visit! This is an interesting place to wander around, learn about the sugar... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Edith P
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Launceston, Australia
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Take the Tour - Taste the Action! There is no greater story in Australia’s history than that of Australia’s sugar cane industry. This story is ideally showcased, for visitors of all ages, at the Sarina Sugar Shed where you can "take the tour and...more
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Field of Dreams Parklands, Sarina, Queensland 4737, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

Great tour about the sugar cane industry Betty was our guide who was very entertaining and knowledgeable and the tasting were great especially the fairy floss bought back memories when I was a kid

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Reviewed yesterday

What a great place to visit! This is an interesting place to wander around, learn about the sugar process and meet the locals and browse handmade gifts. Beautiful! A special mention to a wonderful lady called Grace who went to a lot of effort to...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We wanted to know more about the sugar cane industry, growing and processing, our guide was clear well informed and interesting, met our needs completely. The tasting at the end was excellent, I highly recommend the lime flavoured sweet chilli sauce, and the ginger beer,...More

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SarinaMansfield, Manager at Sarina Sugar Shed, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks Helen for the review our team are so happy you enjoyed it. The lime sweet chilli is fabulous on seafood hope you got to take some goodies home with you.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As a teacher of 30+ years I was more than impressed by the guided tour of the Sarina Sugar Shed, where I learned all about past and current processes and techniques for planting, harvesting and refining cane sugar. The guide was enthusiastic, very knowledgeable and...More

Thank Majbritt P
SarinaMansfield, Manager at Sarina Sugar Shed, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. In August we had our highest amount of school children attend the Sugar Shed for tours we love educating everyone on the sugar industry and its amazing diversity.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

For people that are not really into guided tours this was excellent. Tour guide was fun and informative. We had a great day.

Thank Merryn J
SarinaMansfield, Manager at Sarina Sugar Shed, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks Merryn for the great review our tours certainly cater for all people. We are glad you had a great day and hope you got to purchase some of our awesome products. Look forward to welcoming you back.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is very expensive for what it has to offer. The explanations are to vague. To many little details.More

Thank Peter S
SarinaMansfield, Manager at Sarina Sugar Shed, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback Peter. The sugar process is definitely not as simple as most people think. It is full of excitement and intrigue and definitely has some technical information to pass on to our visitors. After your hour tour, we hope you got...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very informative and a great tasting of their products Only a hour tour Worth the cost Betty a local girl was a a treat as the guide

Thank Joe D
SarinaMansfield, Manager at Sarina Sugar Shed, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review Joe. Our tour guides love sharing the sugar story with our visitors. We are so glad you also enjoyed our homemade products.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place to visit. Suitable for all ages. The guide is so informative and knows her stuff and crack a joke as well.More

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SarinaMansfield, Manager at Sarina Sugar Shed, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you pammie for your review. We are so glad you enjoyed your tour. Our guides certainly do have a great sense of humour. At Sarina Sugar Shed we adapt our tours to ensure both young and old enjoy our tours. Your feedback is very...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very informative tour of the local sugar industry. Knowledgeable guide. Great tasting session at the end ranging from chutneys and sauces to rum.

Thank Peter Y
SarinaMansfield, Manager at Sarina Sugar Shed, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks Peter for the review we really appreciate our customers feedback. Hope you got to purchase some of our yummy products. When you run out be sure to drop us a line and we can send you some more.

Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Our guide Betty gave us a very interesting insight into the local cane growing and sugar production. It was also great to sample the spirits and condiments that are made at the shed. It is not the actual refinery but a fully functioning small scale...More

Thank Heather L
SarinaMansfield, Manager at Sarina Sugar Shed, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2018

Thank you for the review Heather. Your tour guide Betty has worked in the industry for a lot of years before joining us at the Sarina Sugar Shed so I am glad you enjoyed her tour. We do operate all year round but find our...More

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