Anne-Maree de Jong told The Age her favourite weekend
away includes visiting the TarraWarra Estate.
"Looking at the rammed earth walls and grounds of the
estate makes you feel at one with the world. It is such
a peaceful and rejuvenating time away from the city."
The estate's dining room sits at the end of that
architecturally breathtaking rammed-earth building
Anne-Maree and many others admire. Wine tasting takes
place next door and the adjacent Tarrawarra Museum of
Art houses exhibitions of original modern Australian
BRUNO'S ART GALLERY
The original and unique artworks of sculptor and painter
Bruno Torfs continues to bring joy and inspiration to
visitors from all over the world. Nestled amongst the
luscious rainforest setting lives a collection of
unforgettable characters lovingly hand crafted by Bruno
from clay and fired onsite in his kiln.
Bruno has created a world rich with fantasy and
insightful beauty derived from his imagination and
inspired by his intrepid journeys to some the world most
intriguing and remote regions.
TIM PEEL SILVERSMITH
Silvermist Studio is a jewellery gallery and goldsmith's
workshop. The studio is nestled in picturesque
Healesville in the Yarra Valley, about an hour from
Melbourne. Silvermist Studio has a name for quality,
style and personal service.
Established in 1998 when Tim and his wife, Liz moved to
Healesville, they purpose built their home with the
studio and workshop space at the front, open to the