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[13 Oct 2011 | No Comment | ]
Hobart night life – live venues

Every now and then I like to remind myself the days when I was young.

I’d go out and see live bands until all hours of the night.

These days it takes something special for me to stay out late … Read the rest

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[8 Aug 2011 | One Comment | ]
Freycinet Lodge review – where to stay at Wineglass Bay

It is no secret that Wineglass Bay on the Freycinet Peninsula is a spectacular destination in Tasmania. Stunningly beautiful, unspoilt and occasionally wild and untamed. It is well worth spending a few days exploring the Freycinet area if you are … Read the rest

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[28 Jul 2011 | No Comment | ]
Shippies Hotel – Battery Point – Hobart

We are a bit reluctant to let you in on this secret.  Having used the Shipwright Arms Hotel in Hobart as our accommodation  base for a few years, we really don’t want it to change or get too busy. It … Read the rest

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[19 Jul 2011 | 2 Comments | ]
10 reasons to stay at Cradle Mountain Chateau

If you’re planning a visit to Cradle Mountain National Park, deciding where to stay is always a burning question.

What hotel is great? What will suit your group? Where is closest to the action? What is the accommodation really like?… Read the rest

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[5 Jun 2011 | No Comment | ]
Snow at Cradle Mountain – Winter arrives

Snow can arrive at any time at Cradle Mountain and the dumps can be huge! This year winter arrived with a vengeance in late May with a terrific fall of snow.

Most Cradle Mountain accommodation has great heating and the … Read the rest

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[2 Jun 2011 | No Comment | ]
Australia’s Magical Marsupial: the Brushtail Possum

When you stay at Cradle Mountain, one native creature you often encounter near your accommodation is the brushtail possum. Most hotels are set in native forest with paths that meander through the grounds. Keep a look out for these inquisitive … Read the rest

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[5 Apr 2011 | No Comment | ]
Think Tasmania – Plan your Tassie adventure

Looking for information about Tasmania?  We’ve found a great new website with interesting content and some fabulous images dedicated to Australia’s island state…

Tania and the team over at Think Tasmania are doing a sterling  job promoting all things Tasmanian. … Read the rest

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[29 Mar 2011 | 2 Comments | ]
Wedding at Cradle Mountain? Wilderness romance, special location

Do you dream of getting married in the wilderness?

Does your idea of the perfect wedding day include fresh air and nature’s wonders?

If so, then you’ll want to have your wedding at Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park.

At … Read the rest

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[22 Dec 2010 | No Comment | ]
Best accommodation at Cradle Mountain?

Cradle Mountain National Park is a wild and rugged place. Fantastic for an adventure or close encounter with some of Australia’s weird and wonderful animals like wombats, wallabies and platypus. But, after a great day out exploring the Aussie Bush, … Read the rest

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[3 Nov 2010 | One Comment | ]
Cradle Mountain Lodge – Eco heaven hotel accommodation

Right on the edge of the tangled ancient wildness of Cradle Mountain National Park, Cradle Mountain Lodge sits snugly amongst the breathtaking scenery of this spectacular Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage area.
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Warmly wrapped in its green conservation credentials, Cradle … Read the rest