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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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Locals' Tips

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

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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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

Hanlon House Bed & Breakfast

Hanlon House is 4.5 star Bed and Breakfast accommodation in the historic town of Stanley on Tasmania's North West coast. Five ensuited rooms are available. Refreshments are offered on your arrival more »

Tasmania Photos

Misty morning

Misty morning

Bullocks, Steamfest, Sheffield

Bullocks, Steamfest, Sheffield

Callington Mill, Oatlands

Callington Mill, Oatlands

Agfest Annual Festival

Agfest Annual Festival

Burrowing Crayfish, Burnie

Burrowing Crayfish, Burnie

Dove Lake and Cradle Mountain

Dove Lake and Cradle Mountain

Montezuma Falls

Montezuma Falls

King Island Cheese

King Island Cheese

Nelson Falls

Nelson Falls

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