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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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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.

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.

Local Tip

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Harvest Launceston

Harvest Launceston

29 Nov - 13 Jun

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

29 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

6 Dec - 20 Jun

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

6 Dec

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 »

Videos

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 »

Virtual Tours

House of Anvers

Come and sample the delights of the award winning Anvers range of fine chocolates, an exquisite blend of Belgian skills courtesy of founder Igor Van Gerwen and pure rich Tasmanian ingredients more »

Tasmania Photos

Cape Raoul, Tasman Peninsula

Cape Raoul, Tasman Peninsula

Tasmanian Devils

Tasmanian Devils

Wineglass Bay

Wineglass Bay

Callington Mill, Oatlands

Callington Mill, Oatlands

Port Arthur, Tasman Peninsula

Port Arthur, Tasman Peninsula

Southport

Southport

  Lake Mackintosh

Lake Mackintosh

Victoria Dock, Hobart

Victoria Dock, Hobart

Ida Bay Railway

Ida Bay Railway

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