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4 Places to Visit the Snow in Southern Tasmania

Snow in Tasmania. kunanyi / Mt Wellington. Image Credit: @novalia.rachmawati

There’s just something magic about a snow day. Although snow rarely settles at sea level in Tassie, it does settle sporadically at higher points throughout the cooler months (and sometimes even during freak cold days in summer). We’ve put together a few tips on where to find your very own winter wonderland.

7 Wonderful Winter Walks in Southern Tasmania

Summit of kunanyi / Mt Wellington. Image Credit: Luke Tscharke

There really is no need to hibernate during winter—fresh snowfall adds extra magic to our wild landscapes, that clean Tassie air is extra crisp, and you don’t need to get up quite as early to catch the sunrise. Not to mention, exploring on foot is a great way to warm up! We’ve listed a few of our favourite walks to do during the cooler months.

Southern Tasmania Touring Maps

Gordon River Road. Image Credit: Stu Gibson

Whether you’re a seasoned traveller or a first-time visitor, our downloadable touring maps are your key to unlocking the secrets of Southern Tasmania. From the

Featured Photographer: Darren Wright

South Cape Bay. Image Credit: Darren Wright

Southern Tasmania Featured Photographer  Hobart and Beyond appreciate the incredible imagery supplied by the talented photographers of southern lutruwita / Tasmania. Throughout this series, we

Art and Craft Activities in Southern Tasmania

Pottery. Image Credit: Freepik

Southern Tasmania has long been a haven for artists and craftspeople, drawing inspiration from the region’s stunning landscape and unique cultural heritage. Explore Southern Tasmania’s

Featured Photographer: Oliver Whone

South Cape Bay, Southwest National Park. Image Credit: Oliver Whone.

Southern Tasmania Featured Photographer  Hobart and Beyond appreciate the incredible imagery supplied by the talented photographers of southern lutruwita / Tasmania. Throughout this series, we

50 Things to Do with Kids in Hobart & Surrounds

Hyperdrive Kart Racing

School holidays… What a time to be alive! Don’t worry, we have you covered, with 50 things to do with the kids in and around Hobart (in no particular order). A lot of these family friendly activities are free or easy on the budget. Now go out and have some good old fashioned family fun!

Whale Watching In Southern Tasmania

Humpback Whale calf. Image Credit: Tourism Tasmania & bodhiimages

Seeing a whale is such a thrill, especially if they’re feeling playful. Sadly, whaling in the 19th century had a drastic impact on the population. Thankfully, these gentle giants are returning to our waters in growing numbers, passing through on their annual migration and delighting humble whale watchers. Here is our guide to whale watching in Southern Tasmania.

Ultimate Guide to Waterfalls of Southern Tasmania

Horseshoe Falls. Image Credit: @sheldonisitt

Hey now, what did you just whisper? You’re bored with sticking to the rivers and the lakes that you’re used to? We hear you, and have just the thing to help you follow your adventurous dreams. We’ve picked 24 wet and wild waterfalls for you to chase.

Hobart to Cockle Creek: An Adventurous Itinerary

Cockle Creek. Image Credit: @darrenwrightphotos

Did you know, from Hobart, you can drive to the end of the southern-most road in Australia in just two hours? We reckon the journey is half the fun though, so take your time! Stop at attractions along the way and discover some real gems. We’ve put together a little itinerary for your Cockle Creek adventure.

Discover Dover in Tasmania’s Far South

Dover. Image Credit: @darrenwrightphotos

Do you want to go to the seaside? We know the perfect place! Here are four reasons to hop in the car and drive south to the charming fishing village of Dover.

Ultimate Guide to Beaches of Southern Tasmania

Adventure Bay, Bruny Island. Image Credit: Tourism Tasmania & Rob Burnett

One of the many perks of Tasmania being an island is our abundance of beautiful beaches. We have sheltered family favourites, long stretches of white sand to stroll on, secluded coves, and surfing hot spots—all within easy driving distance of Hobart.

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