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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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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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Arthur River Cruises

Local Tip Ask Greg for a few tunes on his didgeridoo or some Australian poetry. Cheaper rates are available for group bookings.

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Harvest Launceston

Harvest Launceston

25 Oct - 9 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

25 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 »

The Burnie Wynyard Medieval Festival 2014

The Burnie Wynyard Medieval Festival 2014

25 Oct - 26 Oct

Have a great day out whilst getting an insight into life in medieval times. You can polish up your armour and leather boots and come along dressed in medieval costume to be in the running for a prize. Or just enjoy the atmosphere and spectacle of knights jousting, swordsmanship competitions, archery displays and more. There will be plenty of... more »

Girls Day Out

Girls Day Out

25 Oct

Time to get together with female friends and enjoy a Girls Day Out! Tasmania’s largest female lifestyle expo and is on this year in both Launceston and Hobart. Browse the stalls by more than 80 exhibitors. There will be fashion shows, forums, cooking demonstrations, live music. Participate, shop, dance, learn, interact & sample. Then... more »

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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 »

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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

MuralFest, Sheffield

MuralFest, Sheffield

Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary

Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary

Tasman Peninsula

Tasman Peninsula

SteamFest, Sheffield

SteamFest, Sheffield

  Lake Mackintosh

Lake Mackintosh

Port Arthur, Tasman Peninsula

Port Arthur, Tasman Peninsula

Arthur River

Arthur River

Liawenee, Great Lake

Liawenee, Great Lake

 North West Coast farmland

North West Coast farmland

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