Connect with your local community

We support local business and actively practice the barter and exchange of goods and services within the local community. Here are some of the businesses we recommend in the Meander Valley and neighbouring area. Would you like to be on this list? Shoot us an email.


Aunty Joyce’s Creative Studio

Rose’s studio in Chudleigh is inspired by her aunty Joyce. As a well known performer, singer, ukelele player, and instigator of art she is the creative soul behind a wide range of eclectic workshops e.g. songwriting, creative writing, inclusive social events which challenge community stereotypes, etc., run in her studio in Chudleigh.


Australian Organic Trading Company

For all your organic dry goods supplies sourced from Tasmania and the mainland. Run by Andrew Gleeson who also runs Organic Isle. Located in Deloraine.



For all your conventional and organic dry goods supplies as well as health and household products and more. Located in Sheffield. Join the Coop group in Western Creek and save on retail prices and delivery costs with pick up in Deloraine. Please email for details if you’d like to join this group.


Body & Wellness Studio 💚

Tam is a qualified naturopath and health practitioner. Her gym is the place to go in Deloraine for complete body, mind and soul wellness.


Caveside Chicken Lady 💚

Organic, free range chickens and roosters available to good homes. Located in Caveside. Please email me for the number.


Cedar Cottage Meander

Stay at Sarah’s beautiful cedar cottage, which has been in her family for generations, and exquisitely styled by her. Soak up the stunning views of the Tiers while relaxing in luxury accommodation with a cedar hot tub and self-serve organic garden at your doorstep. Located in Meander.


Chudleigh Hardware 💚

Local lady Barb who has everything you may ever need sourced from the tip, recycling centres or secondhand shops. She also upcycles and brings life back to old retired items. Located in Chudleigh. Please email me for number.



Fresh organic milk, quark, ricotta, yoghurt, and other dairy products based on German tradition. Located near Dunorlan and Moltema.


Golden Opportunity Op Shop

Great little op shop in Deloraine with quality items.


Kindred Organics

Growing organic spelt, hemp, quinoa, buckwheat and organic beef. Located in Kindred outside Forth.


Lilac Moon Tai Chi

Every week catch up with Tim who will take you through an energising Qi Gong warm up routine and Tai Chi sequence in Western Creek or Deloraine. Tim’s humour and wisdom will keep you in good spirits and coming back for more.


Meander Valley Fruit and Veggie Shop

Local fruit and veggie shop in Deloraine with fresh produce sourced locally or grown by the Menonites. Top service. Located Emu Bay Road, Deloraine.


Meander Valley Yoga

Looking to catch up on some much needed slow healing movement for the body, mind and spirit, then look no further than Kristina’s Meander Valley Yoga which offers classical yoga, with poses, pranayama and yoga nidra combined in each lesson. Located in Western Creek.


Melita Honey Farm 💚

Possibly the best honey ice cream in the world, and a huge range of delicious honey products located in Chudleigh.


Mole Creek Mechanical

Will provides an excellent mechanical service for all types of cars, even cleans your car, and offers discounts on expensive parts. 100% recommended.


Organic Isle

Fresh organic fruit and veggies from Tasmania and the mainland available. Sign up for the email mailing list with weekly pick up in Deloraine. Contact Andrew on 0409 139 027.


Seven Springs Farm

Local organic farm offering veggie box farm shares each week throughout the year. Located in Lorinna but with drop offs in Deloraine and Launceston.


Steve Holbrook Automotive & Fabrication

A1 welding, fabrication and automotive repairs and services in Chudleigh.


Tenchi Farm

A beautiful farm set in a fabulous location with a dojo, sauna, outdoor camp kitchen and gas fired baths backing onto World Heritage wilderness. Camp in a tent or rent one of their cosy cabins. Located in Meander.


The Grain Family

Local family growing organic lentils, spelt, khorasan, rye, wheat, linseed, oats and trying other grains such as emmer. Same farm as Elgaar located near Dunorlan and Moltema.


The Roundhouse

Home to the unique Japanese bathhouse and holiday accommodation in Jackey’s Marsh. All hand made and lovingly crafted. They also have a Japanese and Thai inspired cafe.


Tim’s Organic Blueberries

Organic blueberries in season. Located in Western Creek. Please email me for a number.


Wholesome House 💚

Wholefoods shop with bulk bin dried fruits, nuts, grains, peas, seeds, pulses, flours, herbs, spices, fresh organic dairy products, fermented products, gluten free breads, vegan ice creams, fresh produce, teas, snacks, chocolates, biscuits, dietary supplements, toothpaste, soaps, and more located on Emu Bay Road, Deloraine and Invermay Road, Mowbray.


Wild Cave Tours

Deb Hunter is the foremost cave expert in Tasmania and knows the Mole Creek Karst National Park like no other. A journey into the subterranean world here is a journey into the geological, cultural and natural history of the Apple Isle. Get up close and personal with the breathtaking world literally ‘under’ your feet, on one of her many cave adventures.