Bicheno, Tasmania

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Bicheno is one of our most well know destinations on Tasmania’s beautiful East Coast. Located only 185km north-east of Hobart (about a 2 hour drive), Bicheno is the perfect place to stop over for a relaxing break from your hectic travels. Well known for its white sandy beaches and resort style living, it is the perfect place to wind down …

Markets in Tassie

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Tasmania is blessed by having some of the best produce you can find in fine foods and arts and craft. Whether you enjoy Ashgrove Deluxe Cheese’s or the taste of fruity wine to the Huon Valley Pine artworks you can find them here in our local markets. Where ever you travel around Tasmania you will find locally orientated markets displaying …

Taste of the Tamar

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The Taste of the Tamar has been an annual event in Launceston for the past 3 years and celebrates premium cool climate wines and regional produce from the Tamar Valley, Tasmania. The event is held over 2 days, the 27th and 28th of August from 11am until 4pm. This is a wonderful opportunity to sample local food and wine and …

Popular Bushwalks in the Hobart Area

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List of Bushwalks that are located on the Huon Trail South of Hobart & Bruny Island. The Snug Falls walk is  a favourite, when you finish it is only a short drive to the Oyster Cove Inn for a Cold Ale & Nice Lunch. The Port Davey and South Coast Tracks Location: Southwest National Park. Time: 6 to 8 days. …

Things to do in Hobart: Night Life

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If you’re after something to do of a night during your stay then we suggest you start at Hobart’s waterfront; Salamanca Place and the surrounding wharfs house some of the areas great institutions, but you also can’t go wrong in the CBD or in the bustling North Hobart.

Things to do in the Far South of Tasmania.

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This part of the state is so picturesque! Take the Huon Valley, in Huonville there is the beautiful Huon River you can paddle boat up and down, or you can take the jet boat ride all the way up the river. http://www.huontrail.org.au Close to Huonville is the Apple Museum – a must see with all the history of apple farming …

Winter in Tassie

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There’s been a lot said about Tassie weather and not all of it is true. Cold: okay we’ll cop to that if you’re used to Queensland temperatures. Wet: sometimes, but not as much as you would think. Honest. Hobart is actually the second driest capital city in Australia, behind Adelaide. You want rain? Spend a winter in Melbourne. At the …

Ten Days on the Island

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If you were looking at timing your motor homing holiday with one of Tasmania’s many festivals there is perhaps no festival better suited then the biennial Ten Days on the Island festival. An autumnal event this year’s takes place between March 25 and April 3. Ten Days on the Island is a unique arts and performance festival that takes place …