The Essential Esperance Tour
For the discerning traveller looking for a unique experience in the stunning south coastal region of Esperance, Western Australia try a tour through the Mermaid Leather studio. Between 2-5pm Tuesday to Sunday, we are open to the public, free of charge. Learn how our artisans make fish and shark leather in our comfortable studio environment while enjoying a multimedia presentation.
“For the discerning traveller
looking for a unique experience
in the stunning south coastal
region of Esperance,
We invite coach tours visiting this stunning Golden Outback coastal region to include Mermaid Leather attraction in their itinerary.
Pre-booked Esperance Tour Groups
With a minimum of 10 people, larger groups can experience an exclusive tour, the only of its kind in Australia, by the owner of Mermaid Leather, David MacDermott. His tours are lively and full of information bringing to the forefront his seventeen years of experience in tanning fish leather. During the talk visitors get to touch and feel fish leather in its various stages as David explains the magical process from raw fish skin to a fine exotic leather.
Educational Gift Bag
As part of this hands on experience, tour groups get to take home our educational gift bag that includes a piece of fish or shark leather, coloured fish scales, our unique Mermaid paper, 3 interesting information sheets on the production process, and a Mermaid Leather magnet to help you revisit your memories to our studio.