Eastern Region

Elliston's Root Cellars


May 30 - Oct 15

Open the door to outport history. Discover the secrets of preserving vegetables through the long Elliston winter and listen to the lore of the root cellar. Over 130 cellars dot the landscape, constructed with the most basic of tools, the strongest of backs and lots of good, old fashioned ingenuity - some have been here for 165 years.

Locations & Dates

  • Sandy Cove Road, Elliston
  • 48.6328, -53.0378
  • May 30 - Oct 15