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 taste the action"".
Sarina Sugar Shed is a miniature sugar mill and distillery; indeed it is the only one of its kind in Australia. Open all year round, visitors of any age can enjoy a fully personalised guided tour of the entire facility and see firsthand how sugar is grown, processed, milled and distilled in the unique miniature mill. The tour take you on a 'touchy-feely-tasty' journey of three generations of farming sugar cane.... more
Take a tour to experience the tasting of the products produced at the Sugar Shed. Lime and Mango gourmet sauces, liqueurs and schnapps. Smooth flavours of chocolate, rum, local Bowen mangoes tantalise taste buds and have you wanting more. The big attraction for all ages the creation of fairy floss.
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Children are welcome. Educational tours for children - recommended eight years and above.
Facilities for guests with a disability are available. These include designated car parking and toilets. Tours are on one easy accessible level.
Visit their Just Sweet Café and enjoy a cappuccino and homemade sweet. Shop at the Gift Shop where you will find souvenirs and the Sugar Shed's very own liqueurs, ginger beer and gourmet sauces all on sale.
How To Get There
The Sarina Sugar Shed is situated just off the Bruce Highway in the Field of Dreams Parkland, Railway Square, Sarina Queensland, Australia. 37 kilometres south of Mackay airport and 307 kilometres north of Rockhampton beside CSR ethanol the second largest ethanol plant in Australia and CSR Plane Creek Mill which crushes approximately 1.4 million tonnes of sugar cane per season.
|$11.00||02 Oct - 30 Jun||Children under 5 years old free|
|Concession||$18.00||02 Oct - 30 Jun||Pensioners or groups of 5 or more adults. Must produce seniors or pension card to collect discount.|
|Family||$53.00||02 Oct - 30 Jun||Family Package (2 Adults no limitation on number of children)|
|Family||$47.00||02 Oct - 30 Jun||Two adults and two children.|
Eat, Taste and Enjoy Tour inclusions:-
- Taste testing of Liqueurs, Schnapps, ginger beer & Fairy Floss at conclusion of tour;
- 1 x 50ml bottle liqueur/schnapps
- 1 x 250ml bottle gourmet sauce.
- 1 x 80gm fudge
- Cuppacino/Tea & Slice per paying person.
$93.50 Family (2A&2C)
$43.50 Senior Citizens & Disability Pensioner
All rates are quoted in AUD and are inclusive of GST. No tour departs on Public Holidays or Sundays. Valid from 01/03/13 to 30/06/13
* Please note: These rates are indicative based on the minimum and maximum available costs of listed products and services. To obtain a firm price from the provider, please use the contact the operator. All prices are quoted in Australian dollars.