Uncover Your True North

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Nurture your soul with boundless experiences and leave behind life as you know it. From scenic drives through cool-climate vineyards to soft adventure nestled in the Tasmanian wilderness, unveil the best that our region has to offer. Shaping your visit is easy - add one recommendation to the Trip Planner, or experience them all, the adventure is yours to create.

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The North East

The North East

Discover the natural beauty and pioneering spirit of Tasmania's North East. Vineyards and rich farming areas contrast with forests and stretches of beautiful unspoiled beaches.

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Mountain Biking

A network of immaculately groomed and legendary trails wind through Tasmania's rain forest. Think epic adventures coupled with nature's best.

Launceston City

Launceston City

Immerse yourself in our boutique city's rich cultural heritage and enjoy a thriving food and wine scene set amongst the backdrop of vibrant Georgian streetscapes.

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Cataract Gorge

A unique natural formation, the gorge boasts the world's longest single span chairlift and panoramic lookouts with spectacular views. Peacocks and native wildlife add to the experience.

Flinders Island

Flinders Island

One of 52 islands in the Furneaux Group dotted across Bass Strait, Flinders is largely considered Australia's best kept secret.

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Untamed Beauty

Wild and rugged, retreat to experience both mother nature and human nature at her finest. It is here you will find not just your true self, but stunning landscapes, exotic wildlife and intriguing locals.

Great Western Tiers

Great Western Tiers

A place of diverse beauty with spectacular natural features, history, heritage, and an eclectic mix of boutique stores and eateries.

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Mole Creek Caves

Enter a uniquely fragile world and explore caves boasting underground streams, large open passages and stunning expanses of glittering flowstone.

Heritage Highway

Heritage Highway

Where the past is always present - discover rolling farmlands, charming colonial villages, and walk in the footsteps of the infamous bush rangers that have carved it's colourful history.

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World Heritage Convict Sites

Brickendon, a 7th generation historic working farm offers an insight into the early days of the Van Diemen's Land colony, while the adjacent Woolmers Estate is a time capsule of early nineteenth century life, and is home to the National Rose Garden.

Tamar Valley

Tamar Valley

Situated alongside a 70km long estuary, wind your way through the a valley full of characters, bucket list items, and what is considered one of the top 10 wine routes in the world.

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Cool Climate Wines

Savour Tasmania's premier wine producing area where life-giving waterways feed vines to produce chardonnay, sparkling, aromatic whites, and pinot noir (of course!).

George Town

George Town

Australia's 3rd oldest settlement has a full maritime past and industrial present. Surrounded by vineyards, orchards, berry and lavender farms, the area is rich with many stories to tell.

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Fairy Penguins

Gain a fascinating insight into the little penguins (also known as fairy penguins) who make their nightly journey in front of Australia’s oldest continuously operating pilot station.

Launceston Airport

Launceston Airport

A destination in it's own right, our airport is the gateway to air access in our region. Located just a quick direct flight from Melbourne, Sydney, or Brisbane...your journey starts here.

Bay of Fires

Bay of Fires

Bay of Fires is a truly special destination with clean white beaches, blue water and granite rocks splashed with orange lichen. Keep your eyes peeled as pods of dolphins are known to cruise along parallel to the beach!

Cradle Mountain

Cradle Mountain

A spectacular World Heritage area, Cradle Mountain is one of Tasmania's most visited natural attractions. The surrounding landscape is diverse and includes grassland, rain forest, ancient plants, and an abundance of wildlife.

Derby

Derby

Once a thriving mining town with the richest tin mine in the world, Derby is now home to premier mountain bike networks encompassing over 85km of purpose built trail and with more currently under construction.

Freycinet

Freycinet

When you first set eyes on Great Oyster Bay set against the backdrop of Freycinet National Park and the three pink-granite peaks of the Hazards mountain range – you know you're somewhere different. This is a visual experience to remember.

Spirit of Tasmania

Spirit of Tasmania

Melbourne to Tasmania and return is covered by boat access with daily sailings ensuring adventurers connect with our island as soon as they step on board.

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Make the Most of Our Seasons

The seasons play a defining role in life in Northern Tasmania, and there are always plenty of events to draw you out amongst it, whatever the temperature!

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