Looking for that special or unusual gift or piece of craft work or a great book to read as you relax? Then make the most of your visit to Tamborine Mountain and stroll into one of the many Gift / Craft /Book shops spread inivitingly around the mountain. You will be surprised at the diversity and range on offer and certainly be spoilt for choice, maybe picking up a bargain or two to make your day.
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Once you find the shop that appeals to you, click on the image or the website link and you will be shown full details.
German Cuckoo Clock Nest
The German Cuckoo Clock Nest, built in the tradition of a German Bavarian Chalet with authentic waterwheel, has become one of the most famous tourist attractions on Tamborine Mountain; a magical place situated in the Gold Coast hinterland, Australia.
The Cuckoo Clock Nest is a family owned and operated business who have been importers of German clocks and articles for over thirty years. Originally from the Black Forest and Blue Danube regions of Germany, proprietors Lothar and Sigrid Schafroth celebrate their heritage and livelihood through their unique business. An appreciation of clocks, clockmaker trade skills and knowledge have been passed down to the family’s next generation; Anton, Stefanie and Angela. Together with fantastic staff, the Cuckoo Clock Nest is a renowned successful business who takes much pride in offering great service and quality products.
Trading Hours: 7 Days a week from 10am-4pm. Closed Christmas Day.
Fudge Heaven started in 2004 on Mt Tamborine QLD and won best fudge award in Australia in our first year. We have now won 2005-2011 best fudge in Australia. 2008/09 we were best in Australia and New Zealand. We are also known as Mt Tamborine Fudge.
All of our Fudge is made with fresh butter and cream which gives you that great MELT IN YOUR MOUTH flavour.
Fudge Heaven is really Famous for its ADULTS ONLY range of Fudge with names like C S Cowboy, Orgasmic, Baileys Irish Cream, Rum and Raisin all of these plus a few more contain Alcohol, these have all been based on real cocktails and taste exactly the same.
We have FREE Fudge tastings every day and a lot of our Fudge is GLUTEN FREE. Please just enquire with the very helpful girls in the shop, with over 40 mouth watering flavours to try you are sure to find many that will entice your tastebuds. All of our Fudge is made here on the mountain fresh every day.
As seen on TV with the Today Show, Getaway, Queensland Weekenders and The Great South East, Fudge Heaven do many exciting flavours of fudge to get your taste buds going. Such as coconut ice, caramel, mango cream, creme brulee & many more. We also have, icecream, softdrinks,Hot nuts from the Nutty Bavarian.
We also do wholesale fudge, just contact Jon on 0447 438 343. We send fudge all over the world and we can make up Gift boxes for that special occasion.
Granny Macs Fudge Store / Cafe
Relax on our verandah to enjoy our lovingly prepared meals, served with a cheery smile. Pies, soups, scones and pancakes, cakes and biscuits. Many items are home made and there are a number of gluten free options available. While we prepare your meal, feel free to browse our range of gifts and souvenirs.
Granny Macs is famous for its wide variety of fabulous FUDGE made on the premises. Years of experience and the finest ingredients result in a range of fudge, that our customers tell us is second to none. When you visit us feel free to sample before choosing and we will wrap or box your selection to your requirements.
Specialties of the store also include old fashioned confection, Dutch licorice, UK confection, ginger products, sugar free & gluten free lollies, macadamia nuts, preserves, ice-cream & souvenirs.
This is a family store offering something to suit all ages & tastes, so why not come & explore.
The Glass Castle
THE GLASS CASTLE – everything glass is a gallery showroom situated at the Jacaranda tree (top end) of Gallery Walk Tamborine Mountain. Open every day of the year (except Christmas Day).
Specialising in affordable GLASS GIFT lines and unique one off, one of a kind HAND MADE dichroic glass JEWELLERY pieces.
Jenny Chong a Gold Coast local, was the original designer and creator of glass jewellery when it was first sold on Tamborine Mountain 7 years ago. Jenny can proudly claim that all of her work is Australian made whether it is a piece of jewellery, a glass table piece or a mosaic glass wall creation.
The GLASS CASTLE is easily identified from the road with the addition of Jenny’s latest creation a 170cm tall 60 plus kilo MOSAIC SCARECROW which is now a permanent Gallery Walk attraction and a perfect photo stop opportunity. Every piece of glass was cut by hand before being kiln fired and then repositioned onto a 6mm toughened glass base. Note the detailed work in the petals of the flowers, the corn kernels and the detail in the shirt of the scarecrow. Sitting along side the scarecrow is a GLASS BEADED PEACOCK.
Tamborine Mountain Distillery
|Tamborine Mountain Distillery is Australia’s most awarded distillery and liquor brand in the new millennium, having won over 300+ awards!|
Established in 1993, we at Tamborine Mountain Distillery have established a world-wide reputation as creators of high quality liqueurs, vodkas, schnapps and eaux-de-vie. This reputation, largely developed by word of mouth and reinforced by now over 300 international awards, has seen people coming not only from all Australian states but from all over the world.
You can buy our wonderful products at the Distillery or ONLINE: everything from liqueurs and vodkas to liqueur chocolates, all kinds of gifts, exotic trinkets and clothing items. Come and see us! Enjoy a tasting of our wonderful range, share a story and a laugh or two and experience a little of our slice of Paradise!
Tamborine Rainforest Skywalk – Gift Shop
Tamborine Rainforest Skywalk located on Tamborine Mountain is an innovative way to view this spectacular environment. Visitors depart from the Eco Info Gallery, which offers comprehensive local flora and fauna interpretive panels & displays and a fresh water aquarium, to begin an adventure on a spectacular elevated walkway, high above the ground in the beautiful rainforest canopy.
Descending gradually to the densely vegetated rainforest floor beside the creek, the walk follows points of interest including rockpools, a butterfly lookout, local history enclosure and sheltered rest areas along the way until reaching the amazing Cantilever.
Visitors return to the Centre which has a cafe serving light refreshments, gift shop with quality merchandise, toilet facilities (including accessible facilities), and bus/car parking areas. The walk takes approximately 50 minutes and is suitable for all ages.
The Skywalk is open 7 days from 9:30am with final walks at 4pm (closing at 5pm) and entry prices are Adults $19.50, Children $9.50, Family $44.00 (2 adults & 1 children), Extra Child $5.00 and Senior/Student Card Holders $16.50.
Coach and visitor parking on site. Toilets including disabled are available.
Birchgrove Nusery is set on beautiful Tamborine Mountain stocking a diverse and unique range of specialty items to give you the garden that you have always dreamed of.
With Café Alpine onsite to entice and indulge you with local offerings we offer our customers a chance to unwind and have an outing with a difference
The Garden Centre
Whether your dream garden is a fragrant rambling English garden with flowering wisteria, daphne, spring bulbs, roses, lavender or salvias just to mention a few or a striking Japanese garden with magnificent cherry blossoms and eye catching fiery red maples or maybe just an eclectic mix of features to stamp your own garden with a few treasures to set your garden apart from the rest.
Specialist in autumn colour and spring blossom trees – major stockist of Flemings trees – specimen weeping feature trees.
Birchgrove Nursery also stocks a large range of advanced fruit trees dwarf , espalier and standards for the balcony garden or larger everyday favorites to new novelty varieties and to complete the look our range of metal arches, gazebos, and features garden furniture , fountains and pots is always changing.
Under the Greenwood Tree
Under the Greenwood Tree
Bookshop and Art
Latest releases, bestsellers and just good books – Adults, Kids, Fiction, Non-fiction
Book orders welcome – new books arrive weekly from publishers.
Australian Art, fine Craft and Design.
Located down the walkway beside health food shop (Main Street). Second-hand books of quality and variety to interest readers of all ages and interests.
All books and magazines are in great condition and very reasonably priced. Our significant magazine collection is just as varied and just as reasonably priced – 3 magazines for $2!
Your favorite fiction books are easy to find as our collection is sorted a-z by author. The Picabeen’s extensive non-fiction collection is classified and varies from cookbooks through travel, history, health, politics, autobiographies, arts, crafts and much more.
All purchases help fund ranforest regeneration projects on the mountain. Donations of unwanted books and CD’s / DVD’s welcome.
Pop in and purchase a book or 6 – it’s win – win for you and for our wonderful local environment