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Strahan Village

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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Hanlon House Bed & Breakfast

Local Tip There might not be fairies at the bottom of the garden but there are fairy penguins. Borrow a torch and have a look in the nests in the garden or the nearby rookery. Best time is at dusk and from July through...

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House of Anvers

Local Tip If you purchase a take away coffee or hot chocolate you get fudge or a truffle for free. Tasty sandwiches are also available to take away.

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What's On

Tasmanian Craft Fair

Tasmanian Craft Fair

31 Oct - 3 Nov

Come and enjoy Australia's largest working craft fair. Spread over 12 different venues in the picturesque township of Deloraine in northern Tasmania, over 200 exhibitors will display, and have for sale, their finest wares and share their techniques in this annual event. The quality crafts which can be found on show and for sale over the... more »

Harvest Launceston

Harvest Launceston

1 Nov - 16 May

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

1 Nov

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 »

Harvest Launceston

Harvest Launceston

8 Nov - 23 May

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 »

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Tasmanian Gourmet Sauce Company

Capitalising on the fresh air, clean water and high quality produce that grow in Tasmania, the Gourmet Sauce Company produces finest quality sauces, jams and assorted condiments. more »

Virtual Tours

Port Arthur Historic Sites

The Port Arthur Historic Site is the best preserved convict settlement in Australia and among the most significant convict era sites in the world. Visit for the day or stay a few there's plenty to see more »

Tasmania Photos

Dove Lake and Cradle Mountain

Dove Lake and Cradle Mountain

Callington Mill, Oatlands

Callington Mill, Oatlands

Launceston City Park, Launceston

Launceston City Park, Launceston

Cape Raoul, Tasman Peninsula

Cape Raoul, Tasman Peninsula

Port Arthur, Tasman Peninsula

Port Arthur, Tasman Peninsula

Ida Bay Railway

Ida Bay Railway

Liffey Falls

Liffey Falls

  Lake Mackintosh

Lake Mackintosh

Arthur River

Arthur River

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