This bushwalk takes you to the Tasman Peninsula. A 5 hour round trip, it is level for a lot of the time though there is one hill that you must ascend about 10 minutes into the walk. You might want … Read the rest
More from Ian on his travels around Tasmania, this time he visits Cockle Creek and heads off into the beginning of the South Coast Track. It is a great thing to do in the south west of Tasmania, especially if … Read the rest
Koby Blizzard our resident Tassiephile and Cradle Mountain lover shares her 5 top must do activities near Cradle Mountain in Tasmania, Australia. Koby works at Cradle Mountain in a large hotel and is passionate about visitors making the most of … Read the rest
Ida Bay Railway is Australia’s southern most railway.
The railway is a narrow gauge system much like the familiar sugar cane trains found all over northern Queensland.
It travels over 7km of government land at a very leisurely pace. The … Read the rest
November: From the word ‘novem’ (9 in Latin) November was the 9th month of the Roman calendar, which began in March. November is now, of course, the 11th month of the Gregorian calendar. But there’s another evolution occurring for the … Read the rest
As Tasmania’s reputation as Australia’s food source of choice continues to grow, along comes Beerfest to put another feather in the island’s cap.
Beerfest has been running for some years now, nobody can remember how long (for obvious reasons), and … Read the rest
When I mention to international visitors that Princess Mary hails from Tasmania, their reaction is always “who?”
It seems that the fairytale story of Mary, Crown Princess of Denmark, is little-known outside Australia. Mary Donaldson, who grew up in Hobart … Read the rest