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Separated from mainland Australia by the 240 kilometres (150 miles) stretch of Bass Strait, Tasmania is a land apart - a green island of wild, mountainous and beautiful landscapes; friendly, welcoming people; temperate climate; quality cool-climate wines and food; a spirited history; and a creative arts community - all wrapped up in a relaxed lifestyle. More than 40 per cent of the island is protected as World Heritage Area, national parks and reserves. And because Tasmania is so compact it is easy to walk through an ancient alpine meadow in the morning and be on a pure white beach in
Simply the Best is a Tasmanian Food and Wine Expo, celebrating award-winning Tasmanian wine and
- Soliloquies from forgotten dreams
Soliloquies from forgotten dreams explores the fragmented memories of dreams, in the transition between sleep
- Tasmania Symphony Orchestra - Symphonie Fantastique
Fantastic in every sense, Berlioz’s Symphonie fantastique presents the most extravagant of Romantic fantasies –
- Bruny Island Ultra Marathon
Bruny Island, less than an hour south of Hobart, including a 15 minute ride by
- Glenorchy Carols by Candlelight
Glenorchy Carols are renowned for a relaxed family atmosphere with a focus on high quality
- Latrobe Carnival
The Latrobe Carnival is part of the Tasmanian Christmas Sports Carnivals eight-day series incorporating closed
- Devonport Carnival
The Devonport Carnival is part of the Tasmanian Christmas Sports Carnivals eight-day series incorporating closed
- A Portrait of Colonial Tasmania
During the 19th century Van Diemen's Land (renamed Tasmania in 1855) witnessed a flowering of
- New Years Eve at The Taste
Emjoy bands and performers and then the skies of Hobart will come alive with light
- New Year on Royal
Skies over Launceston will light up in a sea of colour as the Launceston Festivale
- Scottsdale Art Gallery Cafe
Scottsdale Art Gallery Cafe in Northeast Tasmania is a highly regarded art gallery and cafe.
- Kangaroo Bluff Historic Site
Kangaroo Bluff Historic Site at Bellerive is a gun emplacement and fort built in 1880.
- aart. Gallery of Fine Art
Aart. Gallery of Fine Art, in central Hobart, specialises in exhibiting work by Tasmanian artists.
- Heritage Highway Museum and Visitor Information Centre
The Heritage Highway Museum and Visitor Information Centre is at Campbell Town, in Tasmania’s northern
- Makers' Workshop
Meet working artists at the Makers’ Workshop. Great gift shop, gallery, café and information centre.
- St Columba Falls Reserve
St Columba Falls State Reserve is located in Tasmania’s north east region. The cascading waters
- Barnbougle Dunes
Barnbougle Dunes is a links golf course with breathtaking views near Bridport, north-east Tasmania. The
- Elsewhere Vineyard
Elsewhere Vineyard is situated just 45 minutes from Hobart and only six kilometres west of
- Moo Brew
Moo Brew is a state-of-the-art micro-brewery at Mona, Hobart. It sits on a private peninsula
- Burnie Farmers' Market
The Burnie Farmers Market in Tasmania's north west includes around 50 stalls selling both produce
- Hawley House
Hawley House offers heritage accommodation at Hawley Beach, near Devonport on Tasmania’s north coast. Devonport
- Peppers Seaport Hotel - Launceston
Peppers Seaport Hotel provides luxury waterfront accommodation in Launceston, Tasmania. Peppers Seaport features 60 deluxe
- Wrest Point
Wrest Point is located at the edge of the Derwent River in Hobart, Tasmania’s capital.
- Riverside, Glaziers Bay
The 'Riverside, Glaziers Bay' just 45 minutes south of Hobart provides the utmost in comfort,
- Discovery Holiday Parks â
Discovery Holiday Parks (Cosy Cabins) offer comfortable accommodation at Mornington near Hobart in southern Tasmania.
- Piners Loft - The
Piners Loft offers self-contained accommodation with views over Macquarie Harbour in Strahan on Tasmania’s west
- Furners Hotel
Furners Hotel is a magnificent Federation hotel located in the heart of the business and
- Bridport Seaside Lodge
Bridport Seaside Lodge offers a range of budget accommodation at seaside Bridport in north-east Tasmania.
- Quality Hobart Midcity Hotel
The Quality Hobart Midcity Hotel is located in the heart of Hobart’s central business district.
- Bed in the Treetops
Bed in the Treetops is a luxury, award winning, 4.5 star B&B hideaway, nestled high