Art Farm Birchs Bay is a not-for-profit association established to foster engagement between community, artists, art and the landscape. The Art Farm hosts exhibitions, artist residency, art workshops and the renowned Sculpture Trail – an annual exhibition featuring Tasmanian and interstate artists, supported by private sponsorship and local government.
The Sculpture Trail
The 1.2km trail leads visitors through pear orchards, up winding bush trails, across open fields with views of Bruny Island and the D’Entreacastaux Channel and down into a picturesque orchards and the kitchen garden. Allow one-hour for the walk, wearing suitable footwear for bush tracks.
Between Easter and July, a new exhibition of sculptures is on display. However, the trail and farm feature over 13 permanent sculptures.
Opening Times – 7 days a week, dawn to dusk.
Entry Fee : $2.00 per person / $5 per family / discount for large groups
What to expect on the Trail
The track is steep and uneven in parts and is not suited to prams. Dogs on leads are welcome. Pick up a trail map from the cafe or lower entrance to the farm.
The Old Distillery Gallery
A converted essential oil distillery, the Old Distillery Gallery host exhibitions and workshops. If you are interested in facilitating an arts workshop or exhibiting contact Art Farm Birchs Bay.