Local Tip For an evening of thrills the ghost tour is a not to be missed show. To get the most out of Port Arthur the Gold Pass is the way to go. Best value for our family of 6 was a family "Ticket of Leave" Bronze Pass...
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.
With the approach of Anzac Day (April 25th), it reminds us that the leaves on the Deciduous Beech, Nothofagus gunnii, will be transforming from green...more »
Mayfield Bay Conservation and Camping Area. The Mayfield Bay Conservation and camping area is adjacent to Mayfield beach on the Tasman Highway 20 kms south of Swansea on Tasmania’s east coast. The campsite has toilet facilities...more »
It is always good to go somewhere you haven't been before and feel like you have uncovered a great find. On our last visit to Launceston we made a discovery. Tailrace Park is obviously well known to...more »
With the blooms at the Emu Valley Rhododendron Garden (EVRG) out in force it’s time to shout out for everyone to go for a visit. The vision of the...more »
Taste of the North West is a showcase of Tasmania’s North West region’s finest food and beverages, held in Sheffield’s picturesque King George V Park with majestic Mount Roland as a backdrop. The event coincides with the final Saturday of Sheffield’s annual Mural Fest. Come along and enjoy a range of regional produce including... more »
Launceston Horticultural Society - Autumn Show is on again showcases the beautiful flowers that are out at this time of year, and the love and skill of those who tend them. See chrysanthemums and displays highlighting abundant autumn colour. Creative floral art, fruit and vegetables, container-grown plants and junior exhibits. Plant... more »
The Rural Youth Organisation of Tasmania Inc. present: Agfest, an integral part of Tasmania’s productivity since 1983. With the number of stall holders growing every year, you need to spend no less than a full day at Agfest to take everything in. There are working dog trials, the Equine Expo, the Peter Brock Memorial 4 Wheel Drive Track,... more »
Targa Tasmania has been exciting motor enthusiasts since 1994 with its wide range of colourful racing cars including Porsches, Lamborghinis and Alfa Romeos. Targa has seen some of the top racing drivers in Australia compete for this coveted title including Dick Johnson, Greg Crick, Sir Jack Brabham, and Sir Stirling Moss. Targa is full of... more »
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