Ghost Tour

Uncover the stories that lurk in the shadows.
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Ghost Tour

Adults: $40
Child: $30 (13+)

All children must be accompanied by an adult.
Bookings are essential.

Duration: 1.5 hours

Ghost Tour departure times vary with daylight savings. Check our calendar for current dates and times.

Tours operate on a regular basis except for Good Friday, Easter Saturday, Boxing Day, Christmas Day and New Years Day.

Please Contact Us if you require any assistance with your booking.

As the sun goes down over Willow Court, the dark asylum emerges.

Join us for an exploration of the dark history of this 190 year old site. Your 90-minute Ghost Tour will take you deep into various buildings. Through vivid stories of the asylum you’ll discover the intriguing history of Tasmania’s infamous Willow Court.

Whether you believe in ghosts or not, this tour promises to keep you intrigued. You’ll delve into the pages of history and also hear chilling first-hand accounts relayed from past tour guests. Dark secrets that only the locals know.

Join us after dark with our experienced guides around the Willow Court Asylum and decide for yourself if these stories are true.

Our Ghost Tour content is of an adult nature, therefore parental guidance is recommended. The tour is recommended for children aged 13 years and over, however some information may be frightening and may not be suitable for children with a sensitive disposition, a tendency to suffer nightmares or those that are afraid of the dark. ALL children must be accompanied by an adult.

Tour information


We have implemented our COVID-19 Safety Plan which has been outlined within our terms and conditions. Please make sure you read and fully understand this information prior to your booking.

Most importantly STAY HOME if you feel unwell.


Our tours have various meeting points (11a The Avenue or 15 George St, New Norfolk), please see your booking confirmation email for the exact location of your scheduled tour.

Please arrive 10-15 minutes before your scheduled tour, to allow time to check in and move to your tour departure point. Unfortunately, we cannot wait for latecomers.


This is a guided tour that includes walking around a historic site at night. Due to the limited access to some of the remaining buildings and the uneven surfaces, the Ghost Tour may not suitable for people with restricted mobility. It is not wheelchair accessible.

Tours operate in most weather conditions, so make sure you are prepared for all weather conditions. You must wear flat enclosed shoes. No heels or thongs will be permitted. Guests will be notified via SMS or email if the tour is cancelled due to inclement weather.

All bookings are non-refundable or non-transferable and non-redeemable for cash. Please carefully review your tour, date and time before purchase.

See our full Terms and Conditions prior to your ticket purchase.

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Willow Court Asylum Tours acknowledge the Derwent Valley Council for their support.

We acknowledge the traditional owners of the land on which we work and live, and respect their ongoing custodianship of the land. We pay respect to Tasmanian Aboriginal people, and Elders past and present.