Truffle Tours & Hunts

Experience the mystique of the prized Black Truffle (tuber malenosporum). Learn about the truffle and what it is about truffles that has the culinary world on the edge of its seat.  Gain insight from the most experienced Truffle Hunters in the country.  Meet our highly trained and prized truffle hunting dogs and their handlers.  Visit the largest and most mature Trufferie of Oaks in Tasmania. Walk through our majestic 50 hectare stand of mature deciduous and evergreen oak trees.  The backdrop of the Western Tiers Mountains, the magnificent sweeping views down the Meander Valley, and the sheer magnitude of the forest makes for a most enjoyable outdoor experience.

Tours run during the winter season, see the operations in full swing.  Learn  the art of hunting rare perigord truffles , you then have the opportunity to buy fresh truffles at farm gate prices.

Winter season runs from around the end of May through until September , dress accordingly as the days can be quite chilly.

 

Out of season tours are also available , you will have the same experience of touring our farm learning about the history of the plantation and its truffles , meet our highly trained dogs and their handlers. You can also then purchase some of our products on hand .

Out of season  tour times and days are as below , bookings are necessary and  essential .

Out of Season Tour Times :

Tuesdays and Thursdays only :

First tour commences at 11 am 

Second tour commences at  1.30pm

         

 

Call  Mark : 0457 021 571 to make a booking.  Tours run daily in season , by appointment only . Advanced bookings essential .      

  Email:    tours(at)trufflesoftasmania(dot)com(dot)au  or   mark(at)trufflesoftasmania(dot)com(dot)au                         

                         

  Groups :                  

  Minimum Two ...  Maximum Six,

  Large Tour Groups by arrangement - including dog training displays 

 

  Costs :  

  Adults $50 pp - (10 % discount for concession card holders) 

  Children 12 - 17 - $20 per child 

  Children under 12 - Free  

  Eftpos facilities available

 

 

 

Truffles of Tasmania  ( Labar Investments Pty Ltd  trading as truffles of tasmania )

110 Trickett Road 

Needles 

Tasmania , 7304