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Great place to visit!

Had a great afternoon here. Nice cafes and restaurants, plus a great selection of stalls for... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
melb7
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Melbourne, Australia
Unexpected find

Went to Das Kaufeehaus for lunch and deduced to go for a walk afterwards. So glad we did! Spent... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2018
Ellie C
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The Mill Castlemaine is a creative hub for foodies, artisans and seekers of collectables and curiosities. Located opposite the Botanical Gardens the site, which started as the Castlemaine Woollen Mill in 1875, has been transformed into a go-to zone...more
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1-9 Walker St, Castlemaine, Victoria 3450, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a great afternoon here. Nice cafes and restaurants, plus a great selection of stalls for shopping. Picked up some great vintage pieces!

Thank melb7
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Went to Das Kaufeehaus for lunch and deduced to go for a walk afterwards. So glad we did! Spent hours walking around the vintage bazaar and art collaborative space. We only covered a fraction of what is here; it’s an absolutely huge property with lots...More

Thank Ellie C
The_Mill_Castlemaine, Mill Happiness Officer at The Mill Castlemaine, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2018

Hi Ellie Thanks for taking the time to write us a review. There IS so much to see and do - so pleased you went for a wander. Happy trails Denise

Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

The Mill is an interesting and quirky place to visit with the main building have a number of individual stalls with a wide variety of goods for sale.

Thank Neil S
The_Mill_Castlemaine, Mill Happiness Officer at The Mill Castlemaine, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2018

Hi Neil Thanks for taking the time to review The Mill Castlemaine - we really appreciate it. It's fantastic to be able to repurpose old buildings like these and keep them open to the public. Happy trails Denise

Reviewed 8 March 2018

The Mill site has many stalls, but also places where food and drink is made and sold. I tried the beers and some of the food (at Der kaffeehaus), but it might be a good idea to check online if there is something specific that...More

Thank platypus150
The_Mill_Castlemaine, Mill Happiness Officer at The Mill Castlemaine, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2018

Hi Platypus150 Thanks for taking the time to wander The Mill and write a review. Great advice for others who want to visit - the businesses on site are individually owned and set their own hours. Happy trails Denise

Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

Making shopping fun! I couldve spent hours here! Walked away with a bag of bargains. Love the themed layout. Very well done.More

Thank darrrling
The_Mill_Castlemaine, Mill Happiness Officer at The Mill Castlemaine, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2018

Hello darrrling (I've always wanted to type that!) Thanks for taking the time to write a review. It sounds like you spent time in the Castlemaine Vintage Bazaar (which can be reviewed separately on TripAdvisor) We love the bright, fun layout too. We hope to...More

Reviewed 16 January 2018

For collectors of vintage and retro artifacts this is a "must see" when you visit Castlemaine. With a focus on 60's to 80's artifacts and clothing it is a fun place to explore and pick up mementos of this era. Well laid out and presented...More

Thank Skyfox49
The_Mill_Castlemaine, Mill Happiness Monitor at The Mill Castlemaine, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2018

Thanks so much for your review- you've summed up the Castlemaine Vintage Bazaar and Platform No 5 perfectly. Happy travels.

Reviewed 15 January 2018

We had a great time checking out all the stalls in the main building. Lots of vintage clothing, toys, books, bric a brac and vinyl records in one part of the building then on the other side was the crafts - woodwork and brasswork and...More

Thank Keryn S
The_Mill_Castlemaine, Mill Happiness Monitor at The Mill Castlemaine, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

Thanks for taking the time to review us Keryn - it's great to hear about your experience. Happy travels.

Reviewed 22 December 2017

This is a good place for browsing if you are interested in second hand goods and arts and crafts. I was disappointed that there wasn't information about the history of the buildings and the conglomeration of shops.More

Thank fionabk
The_Mill_Castlemaine, Mill Happiness Monitor at The Mill Castlemaine, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

Hi and thanks for taking the time to review The Mill Castlemaine. Thanks for your feedback - we are working on a history of the site from its beginnings to current at the minute and hope to have something up on site soon. In the...More

Reviewed 15 October 2017

I had read about The Mill, so decided to take a trip there. Wow, I enjoyed just wandering up and down the aisles. What I did love was all the retro/vintage fashion. (Oh, I wish I was in my 20's again). Lots of other things...More

Thank Margie2e
The_Mill_Castlemaine, Mill Happiness Monitor at The Mill Castlemaine, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2017

Hi Margie2e Thanks for taking the time to write a review of the Castlemaine Vintage Bazaar and The Mill precinct. Glad you enjoyed your visit and thanks for the lovely words. Happy travels

Reviewed 8 October 2017

We knew very little about this place but took a gamble by stopping in on a Sunday morning, we arrived and were a bit confused and underwhelmed and were unsure what it was or if it was even open. To our delight we found the...More

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The_Mill_Castlemaine, Mill Happiness Monitor at The Mill Castlemaine, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2017

Hi Corinn-Jamie Thanks for taking the time to write a review of The Mill. So glad you had a look around and found a couple of the jewels of the precinct - Das Kaffeehaus and the Castlemaine Vintage Bazaar. Other great things for a future...More

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