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We decided to check it out and they have some very interesting items for sale, good quality... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2018
Melbourne, Australia
Traveling Australia

Great place to visit what what a talented man so much to see great to see an old craft still alive... read more

Reviewed 6 March 2018
Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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9 Aug 2018
“Must Visit”
5 Mar 2018
“Traveling Australia ”
Fy 6 4 Formby Rd, Devonport, Tasmania 7310, Australia
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Reviewed 10 August 2018

We decided to check it out and they have some very interesting items for sale, good quality products that they make. They also have a lot of accessories for leather ware.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 16 March 2018

The gentleman here was really nice but not much happening. OK maybe it was the day of the week, not many people about. Had some nice items for sale reasonably priced.More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Kathryn R
Simon M, Owner at Simon Martin Whips & Leathercraft, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

Dear Kathryn. Thank you for your review and sorry we didn't meet your expectations. I would like to know the date you visited but I think it may have been a day when neither myself or another of my craftsmen was present. Pat, who only...More

Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Great place to visit what what a talented man so much to see great to see an old craft still alive highly recommend

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank LynneSusanne
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

What a talented man. His work is brilliant, highly recommended for those interested in leather work, carvings, skins and Akubra wear. Expect perfection from this business.

Date of experience: December 2017
2  Thank amts69
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

What a great place to visit the staff give you all the time you need to explain leather brought a new belt here you can see it will last for years and the nick nacks here were of the highest quality a little bit out...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank ianrQ2999SV
Simon M, Owner at Simon Martin Whips & Leathercraft, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2017

Hi Ian. Thanks so much for the review and hope you enjoyed the rest of your holiday. All the best from all us here at Simon Martin Whips & Leathercraft.

Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

This place is great for anyone interested in fine leatherwork and actually seeing it created by skilled craftsmen. Simon was great and was prepared to share his expertise to assist us in choosing an appropriate stock whip for the family to spend some cracking times...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Kim G
Reviewed 19 December 2016

What an amazing place! The Simon Martin Whips store in Devonport is an excellent spot to pick up leather products of all types. We were there a few weeks ago checking out what they have, the Indiana Jones 8foot whips were all sold out (I...More

Date of experience: November 2016
3  Thank JGDynamo
Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

From the moment you enter this unassuming business you know you have found something special. The scent of leather fills the air and mastercraftsmen are quietly at work producing unique, widely sought after pieces which are sold to all corners of the globe. The glow...More

Date of experience: October 2015
3  Thank carisbrook77
Reviewed 9 March 2016 via mobile

When we entered the shop, the 3 staff were very friendly with greetings and smiles. They have leather keyrings and bookmarks that you can purchase at a cheap price and make in the shop! If our kids were with us they would have loved to...More

Date of experience: March 2016
4  Thank ChantelleD120
Reviewed 9 March 2016 via mobile

My wife and I went in on the way back to the boat and had a great look around. Well worth checking out, the guys were friendly and more than happy to chat with us. Stuff for the kids to make while you are there...More

Date of experience: March 2016
4  Thank Joel F
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