Adventures & Attractions

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Explore : North West Coast Tasmania

May 12th 2016

  With only two days left before we had to head back to Devonport, we raced from Cradle Mountain to Arthur River so that we could get a head start on the north west coast.   We were starting to …

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Hiking : Cradle Mountain

May 9th 2016

  We woke up at the crack of dawn to a misty morning. Because of overcrowding, unavailability and some extremely rude receptionists at the campground on the cusp of the national park, we chose to rough it alongside the Iris …

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Explore : West Coast Tasmania

May 5th 2016

  Our tour of the West Coast started at Meadowbank Lake, a hydro recreation lake filled with trout. We had just spent the night at Lake Pedder and had an exciting encounter with some Eastern quolls and our road north …

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Camping : Lake Pedder

May 2nd 2016

  Our time in Hobart was over and it was time to leave the congestion of the city for something a little slower. We made our way to the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area.   The Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage …

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Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary

April 27th 2016

  Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary is more than just a place to meet some local animals – it’s a sanctuary and rehabilitation facility for injured wildlife, as well as an education centre for the public and for future animal handlers who …

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Nature : Tahune Airwalk

April 21st 2016

  After a beautiful, winding drive through the forest, we arrived at Tahune AirWalk in the early afternoon. The weather was a bit drizzly, so we grabbed our trusty jackets and headed for the Visitor Centre.   Positioned at the …

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Explore : Bruny Island

April 18th 2016

  Every journey to Bruny Island (pronounced brew-nee) starts on the ferry. Our ticket to and from the island cost us $33, which includes a lovely 2×15 minute ride across the D’entrecastreaux Channel. Our journey would take us from the ferry …

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Explore : East Coast Tasmania

April 4th 2016

  Our adventure down the east coast of Tasmania started at the Bay of Fires, just 10km north of St Helens and finished at Port Arthur.   The coastline is just incredible when the sun is out. There are plenty …

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History : Port Arthur

March 28th 2016

  Port Arthur is a small town and former convict settlement located on the Tasman Peninsula. It is a location drenched in grim history and is Tasmania’s post popular tourist attractions.   History Established in 1830, Port Arthur started off as …

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Tour : Seahorse World

March 20th 2016

  If you’re looking for something to do that is unique and a little left of centre, then visit Seahorse World. Located on Inspection Head Wharf at Beauty Point along the Tamar River, Seahorse World offers an experience like no …

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March 19th 2016

  Today is Earth Hour – a worldwide movement that symbolises a commitment to protect our planet. It brings awareness to environmental issues and the challenges we face to create a sustainable world.  Our commitment to the Earth extends beyond …

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Tour : Boag’s Brewery

March 15th 2016

A visit to Launceston wouldn’t be complete without a visit to the Boag’s Brewery.   We pulled into the Boag’s Centre for Beer Lovers and were immediately fascinated by the beautiful Georgian building. Located across the road from the brewery, …

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Flavour Trail : Between Devonport and Launceston

March 13th 2016

  The drive from Devonport to Launceston is a tasty trip – make sure you stop at every location to get a true feel of the local produce of the region. Each place is worth a visit, and there is …

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