Taste of Sugar Tour

Cultural & Theme Tours in Mackay

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• Your Guided Tour… takes around 1 hour and includes a movie in the theatre, a tour of the cane plantation and outdoor display area, then indoors to see the miniature mill in action. A touch of history, a little about farming innovation and a demonstration of the magical way that sugar is made, all topped off with a tasting treat – fairy floss for the kiddies, a taste of our home made chef’s gusto sauces and a nip of liqueur, schnapps, vodka or ginger beer for the adults.There’s lots to keep you entertained whatever your age.
From the moment you arrive your experience begins. The colour, aroma, taste, feel and sounds of the sugar shed and mill in full production creates a heady combination. You will love the experience.The miniature sugar processing & distilling equipment has been sourced from all over the world. Discover the growing, harvesting and crushing processes of sugar cane in a fully functioning miniature sugar mill. See how it is turned into a tantalising array of handmade and sugar-inspired boutique products.Enjoy a close-up, interactive and highly engaging guided tour, and, get to taste some yummy goodies as well! One of Mackay region’s most enjoyable attractionsDuring your tour you’ll get to taste sugar in many forms… suck on a freshly cut and deliciously sweet sugar cane stalk straight from the paddock, then rich sticky molasses, full of complex earthy flavours, next you’ll try different crystallised forms of sugar before tucking into the product tasting with a range of delicious value added sweet treats.

What’s included

  • Local guide

What’s not included

  • Transportation to/from attractions
  • Gratuities

Highlights

  • Choice of several departures throughout the day
  • Family friendly
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Instant Confirmation
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