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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...

Bruny Island Tasmania – Interview Cape Bruny Oysters

Have you ever gone on a trip you enjoyed so much you ended up moving to your holiday destination? That’s what happened to Stephanie Sutcliffe....

10 local tips on visiting the capital of Tasmania

Hobart is a small city with a beautiful harbour and rich history. And in the food department, with its restaurants, cafes, distilleries and other...

Mary McNeill – Gourmania Food Tours

Hobart in Tasmania is filled with scrumptious delights. Sixth generation Tasmanian Mary McNeill grew up in Hobart and has lived and worked in Brisbane,...

Bill McHenry – Tasmanian whisky distilleries

You might be surprised to learn that Tasmania has more whisky distilleries than Ireland. And although Tasmania’s distilleries are much smaller than their Irish...

Tasmanian Tiger

“That’s got to be the most tattered shirt I’ve ever seen,” scoffs the bar man pointing toward my upper torso which is crudely covered...

Penguin adventure in Strahan Tasmania

A Tasmanian wildlife experience offers an entertaining search for penguins in the wild on Bonnet Island, which is a boat trip from Strahan. We sneak...

Living the dream – Jason Futrill (Instagram), Tasmania

Jason Futrill moved to Tasmania to escape the craziness of the big city. He now lives in Hobart with his partner and runs three...

10 cute animals at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary

Archie the Tawny frogmouth An adult of unknown age, Archie came to live at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary after being hit by a car. Archie’s...

10 reasons to visit Tasmania now

If you are a keen photographer (or even if you’re not), there are many reasons why you should visit Tasmania. Here are 10 reasons...

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5 best Tasmania hotels with water views

Love a room with a view of the water? As the only Australian state entirely surrounded by water, Tasmania has lots to choose from....

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...