Top 10 things to do in Launceston, Tasmania

Launceston, or ‘Lonnie’ as known by the locals, is Tasmania’s second largest city packed full of heritage, art galleries and museums. Surrounded by fabulous...

20 things to do when Hobart weather turns wintery

It’s snowing in Hobart! Winter is indeed here. The mountains are clad in snow, bare branches of deciduous trees droop under the weight of...

Hobart to Antarctica in 2017 via Macquarie Island

Antarctica and Tasmania have had a long and intimate association. It was from Hobart that Roald Amudsen and Douglas Mawson’s expeditions launched from. Hobart...

Peppers Seaport Hotel review

Nautical style meets seafaring history at Peppers Seaport Hotel, the 60-room star of Launceston’s redeveloped Seaport riverfront precinct. The sprawling four-story hotel, designed in...

Tasmania cottages and caravan parks

Having been to Tasmania a number of times, we can see why Australia's smallest state was listed as number four on Lonely Planet's top...

Launceston Insider – A designer’s world Anita Dineen

Tasmanian designer Anita Dineen thought she wanted to be a wool-classer until she went to art school to study jewellery fabrication.  She became so...

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20 ideas on what to do in Tasmania in winter

Winter is the time of year when Tasmania's rugged beauty takes on a magical quality. There's a nip in the air, for sure, but...

20 ideas on what to do in Tasmania in winter

Winter is the time of year when Tasmania's rugged beauty takes on a magical quality. There's a nip in the air, for sure, but...