We maintain and operate an educational and tourist centre at Robinhill Road, Flowerdale (near Wynyard).  The Centre,  ponds and native garden, are in constant need of maintenance to welcome visitors to the site.  We encourage school and community groups and interested people to visit and see and learn about these amazing creatures, or get involve and assist in this project.

Where we work

The Friends of the Freshwater Lobster maintain and operate an educational centre at Robinhill Road, Flowerdale (near Wynyard).

What we do

The Giant Tasmanian Freshwater Lobster (Astacopsis Gouldi) is the largest freshwater crustacean in the world and is only found in the rivers and creeks of Northern Tasmania.

The cafe,  ponds and native garden, are constant need of maintenance for presentation for our local and interstate visitors to the site.   We welcome school and community groups to come and see and learn about these amazing creatures, another one of Tasmania’s hidden treasures.

Our Contacts

President, Kevin Hyland freshwaterlobster@wildcaretas.org.au  

Secretary Russell Lewis  lobsterpondscafe@gmail.com

Treasurer Richard Muirwilson