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Launceston and North

41 degrees south
Some of the really cool things to do in Tasmania can be found in the state's little-known areas. It’s a long drive down a bushland-shrouded road to reach the small farm in northwest Tasmania that grows one of the world’s most valuable plants. This rare root sometimes valued more than gold,...
launceston things to do
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 food and wine areas, the city offers a perfect combination of local delights to discover. It's also a good place to base yourself for easy...
Cradle Coast Olives
‘An embarrassment of awards’ is how Carol and Tony O’Neil describe the stash of trophies and ribbons lined up on their shelves for Cradle Coast Olives extra virgin oil, a leading Australian olive oil producer. That's why you should put Cradle Coast Olives on your Tasmania itinerary while exploring the...
Tasmania itienrary
Imagine a highway where every turn has a more jaw-dropping view and every stop guarantees an outstanding taste of local delicacies. Got it? Well, if you love food and you're wondering what to do in Tasmania, you'll love this Tasmania itinerary 5 days of tasting along the Cradle to...
Hellyers Road Distillery
A calming softness, oily sweetness and over tones of vanilla and citrus with a mellow aftertaste, expect all this and more from Hellyers Road Distillery’s 12-year aged single malt. Hellyers Road Whisky is Australia’s largest boutique distillery, and the only one located in Burnie in Tasmania, which can be visited...
mole creek caves
As we clambered into Westmorland Cave, our hands and feet searching for holds in the fading light, I lost all sense of the world outside. Cool, clear water hurried past us, sparkling in the beams of our head torches. Chasing the stream as it disappeared like a mole into...

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20 exclusive escapes to impress your partner in Tasmania

Gold Stem facials, private islands and outdoor bathtubs with zillion-dollar views….these are some of the impressive things to do in Tasmania. Or perhaps you’d prefer...
Exclusive Escapes

20 exclusive escapes to impress your partner in Tasmania

Gold Stem facials, private islands and outdoor bathtubs with zillion-dollar views….these are some of the impressive things to do in Tasmania. Or perhaps you’d prefer...
self drive tasmania

Tasmania Road Trip from Hobart to Launceston

A Tasmania road trip offers a taste of the treasures of the Apple Isle. Roads sweep through diverse landscapes of dramatic coastlines, tranquil bushland...
mount wellington

Mount Wellington

It doesn't matter what time of year you're visiting, one of the things to do in Tasmania is to explore Mount Wellington Park. What makes...