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Tasmania

It's a short drive to anywhere, yet there is a rich diversity in the different regions of Australia's only island state. Enjoy dining on the best meat and seafood then stroll a secluded beach...
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Ulverstone Golf Club

Local Tip Best times for casual play are all day Friday and Sunday and afternoons on all other days.

Local Tip

Bayviews Restaurant and Lounge Bar

Local Tip Bayviews is a great place to see in the New Year with a ringside view of the fireworks. Get together with a group of friends and try the Degustation Menu, showcasing fresh Tasmanian ingredients.

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BurnieShow

BurnieShow

3 Oct - 4 Oct

Kicking off the Spring show season each year is the Burnie Agricultural Society's Burnie Show. It is an enjoyable day out for the whole family, with onstage entertainment able to be watched from the main grandstand. Enjoy the cooking exhibits and marvel at what people can make with their hands as you enjoy the handicraft entries. There is... more »

Harvest Launceston

Harvest Launceston

4 Oct - 18 Apr

Launched in February 2012 and going from strength to strength, the Harvest Launceston Farmers' Market is a chance to buy fresh produce from those who love to produce it. It's a great opportunity to see what is in season. The market only sells food and beverages grown and produced in Tasmania, and is run within the Australian Farmers' Market... more »

Salamanca Market

Salamanca Market

4 Oct

From small beginnings of 12 stalls in 1972, the Salamanca Market in Hobart now has over 300 stalls and attracts up to 25 000 people. It has a vibrancy and energy that is delightful and operates in the beautiful setting of Salamanca Place. The outdoor market comes alive every Saturday between the historic Georgian Warehouses and the... more »

Royal Launceston Show

Royal Launceston Show

9 Oct - 11 Oct

The Royal National Agricultural and Pastoral Society of Tasmania Limited is holding its Royal Launceston Show from the 9th to 11th of October. Events and exhibits include; equestrian, woodchopping, yard dogs, kennel classes, junior cattle handling, animals, cottage industries and commercial exhibits in the Round House Pavilion. Heaps... more »

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Arthur River Cruises

Enjoy a 14 km trip up the pristine Arthur River with a two hour stop for a BBQ lunch and an easy walk in the untouched Tarkine rainforests. Look out for views of Sea eagles and native quolls. more »

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Ulverstone Golf Club

Ulverstone Golf Club is an 18-hole public Championship Golf Course set amongst a tall eucalypt forest with a varied and challenging layout and ranked among the top 100 Australian public courses. more »

Tasmania Photos

Liawenee, Great Lake

Liawenee, Great Lake

Misty morning

Misty morning

Launceston City Park, Launceston

Launceston City Park, Launceston

Apple Orchard, Spreyton

Apple Orchard, Spreyton

Bullocks, Steamfest, Sheffield

Bullocks, Steamfest, Sheffield

Coles Bay

Coles Bay

Triple Berry Pancakes, Tasmazia

Triple Berry Pancakes, Tasmazia

The trek to the top of "The Nut" Stanley

The trek to the top of "The Nut" Stanley

SteamFest, Sheffield

SteamFest, Sheffield

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