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1 Weakleys Drive
Thornton NSW 2322
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Tel: 02 4966 0990
Fax: 02 4966 0970

Email: [email protected]

Mortels Sheepskin Factory

Since 1958, the Mortel family have been making sheepskin products. You can now visit Mortels purpose built facility for a fully guided factory tour. Experience the sights, sounds and smells of a fully operational manufacturing plant. Watch and learn how their famous UGG boots are made. The tour finishes in store where the very product you have watched being made can be purchased. 

In addition to the tour you can enjoy coffee, sweets or lunch by their award winning chef at the Café and Gift Gallery and complete your visit by stepping into The Sheep's Back Museum to enjoy the history of the UGG boot and culturally significant stories through the history of sheepskin manufacturing and wool raising throughout Australia.

Mortels Sheepskin Factory are proud to be the home of The Big UGG Boots - Australia's iconic UGGs are now a significant landmark that offers a prime photo opportunity!


  •  Air Conditioning Air Conditioning
  •  Credit Cards Accepted Credit Cards Accepted
  •  Disabled Access Disabled Access
  •  Non-Smoking Establishment Non-Smoking Establishment
  •  Restaurant/Café on Site Restaurant/Café on Site

Opening Hours

Sheepkin Factory - Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5.00pm | Saturday 9.00am till 2.00pm | Sunday 10.00am to 2.00pm

Cafe - Monday to Friday 6.00am to 3.00pm | Saturday 8.00am till 2.00pm | Closed Sunday & Public Holdays

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