Tasmania Things To Do
Deloraine Golf Course is a nine-hole course located in Tasmania's north-west historic town of Deloraine. The 18-tee course features a challenging par three over a strategically placed dam. Lined with trees, the course has stunning views of Quamby Bluff and the Great Western Tiers mountain range. The Deloraine Golf Course is open to the public seven days a week. There is a clubhouse with fully-stocked bar and kitchen. Test your skills on the two par fives and the longer par fours which challenge even the best of golfers. Enjoy the afternoon in peaceful surrounds and head into the clubhouse for
Golders Vineyard is located at Pipers Brook in Tasmania’s north-east and produces chardonnay and pinot noir. It is a two hectare (5 acre) vineyard with delightful rural views. Golders Vineyard pinot noir is a still wine that can range from light, fruity and simple through to gamey, complex and medium-bodied. Some are even approaching full-body. The vineyard is open by appointment. Wines are also available from Delamere Vineyard or by mail order. Golders Vineyard is located at Pipers Brook on the C818 about 50 minutes’ drive from Launceston via Lilydale.
The Edward 'Teddy' Sheean Memorial and Sheean Walk is a military memorial at Latrobe, north west Tasmania. Latrobe is 10 minutes drive south east of Devonport (nine kilometres/six miles). The Walkway begins in Latrobe's main street, where you can see the Edward 'Teddy' Sheean Memorial, commemorating the courage and sacrifice of this young seaman. Born near Latrobe in 1923, Edward 'Teddy' Sheean served aboard the HMAS Armidale during the World War II. While en route to Timor in 1942 the Armidale was attacked from the air and destroyed. Although seriously wounded, Teddy Sheean manned an anti-aircraft gun in defence of
Gallery Ecosse is a contemporary art gallery situated in the Southern Highlands of NSW in the beautiful historic village of Exeter, showcasing some of the most exciting contemporary artists in Australia. The gallery exhibits a range of work by Australian contemporary artists including prominent Indigenous artists as a permanent part of the stable. Paintings, drawings, sculptures, artefacts, and limited edition works are available. The Directors of Gallery Ecosse are committed to promoting a diverse group of artists who work both in Australia and abroad. Artists shown include Adam Cullen, Maningrida Artists, Oliver Watts, Julian Meagher, Tjawina Porter Nampitjinpa, Dean Brown,
Enjoy dramatic views into a deep, narrow gorge. To get there, follow the gravel road 15 kilometres beyond King Solomon Cave near Mole Creek to reach Devils Gullet, on the northern rim of the Great Western Tiers. Nearby Lake Mackenzie is the starting point for walks in the alpine country of Tasmania's Central Plateau.
Sheffield Golf Course, also known as Badger Heights, is a course with a view in North West Tasmania. The nine-hole course is located at the foot of the Badger Range, near Sheffield, a 40-minute drive south of Devonport (30 km) and a one-hour drive west of Launceston (93 km). Sheffield Golf Course is undulating and heavily wooded, with stands of graceful eucalypts fringing the greens. You can play a challenging round of golf here; the 210 metre, par three sixth with a dam at the back of the green is one of the more demanding holes. Club hire is available
1166 Ecclestone Road, Launceston Tasmania Tasmania Zoo is the state's only fully-accredited Zoo, near Launceston in Tasmania's north. Set amongst extensive natural bushland, the zoo has Tasman
Port Arthur Historic Site, Port Arthur Tasmania Port Arthur Historic Site on the Tasman Peninsula is Australia’s most intact and evocative convict site. Port Arthur is one of Australia’s
3950 Cradle Mountain Road, Cradle Mountain Tasmania The Devils @ Cradle Tasmanian devil sanctuary breeds Tasmania's three unique threatened carnivorous marsupials; the Spotted-tail and Eastern quoll and
46 Old Tramway Road, Devonport Tasmania The Arboretum is a 66 hectare nature reserve near Devonport in Tasmania’s North-West. Only a few kilometres from Devonport but a million miles f
153 Old Surrey Road, Burnie Tasmania Australia's largest boutique whisky distillery is located in Burnie, an easy 30-minute drive from Devonport's Spirit of Tasmania ferry terminal. The V
Shed 1a, Inspection Head Wharf, Beauty Point Tasmania Award-winning Seahorse World at Beauty Point in Northern Tasmania proudly provides an excellent educational experience. It is also leading the world
200 Flinders Street, Beauty Point Tasmania Platypus House offers the opportunity to view live platypuses and echidnas at Beauty Point, Tasmania. Marvel at these unique animals in daylight condi
1565 Channel Highway, Margate Tasmania Tasmania's largest landscaped native garden is situated a 15-minute drive from Hobart, Tasmania's capital. Be inspired by this garden with its enormou
Nant Lane, Bothwell Tasmania Nant Distillery, nestled in the Central Highlands north west of Hobart, produces handcrafted single malt Tasmanian whisky. Located on the Nant Estate