Welcome to Gardenia House - Stanley, Tasmania

To do

There is so much to see and do in this peaceful, historic seaside fishing village. Local attrractions in Stanley include:

  • Historic Highfield at Greenhills - visit the homestead, chapel stables and remains of barracks
  • Lyons Cottage - birthplace of Australia's only Tasmanian Prime Minister, the Hon. Joseph Lyons
  • The Nut - climb or take a chairlift ride to the top
  • Water Wheel Creek – Mawbanna
  • Dip Falls
  • Allendale Gardens and Tea room
  • Tarkine Forest Adventures at Dismal Swamp
  • Arthur River Cruise
  • Edge of the World – where Bass Strait and the Southern Ocean meet
  • Woolnorth Tours – Tour a working wind farm and one of Tasmania’s oldest farms, now a thriving dairy farm
  • Stroll the township of Stanley, and visit some of Stanley’s unique shops, while away the hours with a coffee and watch the world go by
  • Visit the Stanley Seaquarium, see some of Tassie’s unique sea creatures