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[3 Apr 2012 | One Comment | ]
Cradle Mountain walks – three days of adventure

So you are planning a visit to Cradle Mountain in Tasmania.

You love walking and exploring.

You are on holiday to get out and absorb  everything Cradle Mountain National Park has to offer.

You want to explore, get up close … Read the rest

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[7 Sep 2011 | No Comment | ]
Cockle Creek, the edge of Australia

About two hours drive south of Hobart lies the very end of the road. The tiny remote settlement of Cockle Creek is the farthest south you can drive in Australia. You can look out to sea and know that it’s … Read the rest

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[1 Sep 2011 | No Comment | ]
Five things to do in Hobart when it’s raining

You’ll quickly discover that a little bit of rain does not deter Tasmanians, and it shouldn’t put a stop to your fun either. Outdoor attractions like the Salamanca Market will still be open and buzzing if it’s drizzly.

Rain might … Read the rest

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[30 Aug 2011 | No Comment | ]
Tasmania’s boating surprise

Tasmania is world famous for wood. The most famous of all is the venerable Huon Pine.

It is in short supply these days with the location of living trees a closely guarded secret and stockpiles of old wood worth a … Read the rest

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[21 Jul 2011 | No Comment | ]
Magnificent Cradle Country – Winter, Snow and family fun

Cradle Mountain in winter. Snow covered, occasional blue sky days  and a fantastic time to explore the National Park.  The scenery alone is a compelling reason to visit.

But what if you have free time in Tasmania due to an … Read the rest

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[29 Jun 2011 | No Comment | ]
20 + great things to do in Hobart

Tasmania boasts some really vibrant communities, especially the capital, Hobart.  Devote at least 2 days to this lovely harbour city, and you will be rewarded with a truck load of history and culture.  There is a great variety of excellent … Read the rest

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[20 Jun 2011 | No Comment | ]
Take A Holiday To Tasmania

If you are visiting Melbourne and looking for a memorable addition to your holiday, why not consider taking a trip to Tasmania. The island’s unspoiled nature,  combined with a vibrant and  active  local Arts scene, creates both a relaxing and … Read the rest

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[13 Jun 2011 | One Comment | ]
Bruny Island – southern Tasmanian paradise

Less than a couple of hours drive south from the state capital, Hobart, Bruny Island is an ideal getaway for locals and travelers alike.

The two main bodies of the island are linked by a thin, sandy isthmus. Whilst North … Read the rest

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[10 Jun 2011 | One Comment | ]
Overland Track walk – guided adventure with Tasmanian Expeditions

The Overland Track is Australia’s most iconic bushwalk. Whether you’re from the mainland of Australia, further afield or even lucky enough to live in Tasmania, walking this classic Tasmanian trek is a complete adventure experience every hiker should undertake.

The … Read the rest

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[30 May 2011 | 3 Comments | ]
Cradle Mountain walks – Marions Lookout via Wombat Pool

Tannin stained lakes and ponds the color of a cup of tea, alpine ranges and spectacular, wide open views on Cradle Mountain and Dove Lake are all part of one of the park’s best short walks – the hike to … Read the rest