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Hobart Attractions

Little Ben
Hobart's Salamanca Market is Tasmania's most visited tourist attraction and is within walking distance.

Fishing Boats
Stroll around Hobart wharves, dine at one of the many restaurants or try fresh cooked fish from the punts.


Wander through Hobart's many beautiful parks.

buildings
Admire Hobart's many sandstone buildings and heritage architecture.

Mt Wellington
Spectacular kunanyi / Mt Wellington provides magnificent views with ample bushwalks & bike tracks.

Secret Falls
You don't have to wander to far from the track to find hidden secrets on the foothills of the Mountain.

Cascade Brewery Visit Cascade Brewery and the Female Factory.

Bridge Walk across the Tasman Bridge or visit the nearby Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens.

ShotTower
History abounds, visit the Shot Tower at Taroona, wander around old defence batteries.

MONA
Catch a ferry to explore the world renouned MONA

Wrest Point Casino
Visit Australia's first Casino at Wrest Point.

Aurora
Try and capture the elusive Aurora Australis or Southern Lights display.

- we'll point you in the right direction!

Adventure

Wild Thing Adventures

Brooke Street Pier
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Island Cycle Tours

204 New Town Road, New Town
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Hobart Paddle

Marieville Esplanade, Sandy Bay
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Mount Wellington Walks

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Sky Dive Tasmania

20 McVilley Drive, Hobart
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Getting to and from the island

www.jetstar.com.au – You can not fly Jet star or Qantas if you have surfboards
www.virginblue.com.au
www.spiritoftasmania.com.au


Transport

Taxi :
www.taxicombined.com.au

Car hire :
Airport Shuttle (Email) : Email
Lo Cost Auto Rent: http://www.locostautorent.com

Bus :
www.tasielink.com.au

Redline Coaches :
Phone 1300 360 000

Tamar river cruises : www.tamarrivercruises.com.au

Day tours :
www.tigerwilderness.com.au


Tours :
www.underdownunder.com.au

Bike hire :
Tasmanian expeditions :
www.tasmanian expeditions.com.au


Other

tigertrails : www.tigertrails.green.net.au
surfingaustralia :
www.surfingaustralia.com
Tourism Tasmania :
www.tourism.tas.gov.au

Travelmate :
www.travelmate.com.au

Last Minute :
www.lastminute.com

Action Australia :
www.actionaustralia.com

Tasmanian Walks :
www.tasmaniawalks.com
www.overlandtrack.com.au
Bicheno Penguin Tours :
www.bichenopenguintours.com.au
www.outdoortasmania.com.au
www.outdoortasmania.com.au
www.somethingwild.com.au
www.tasafari.com.au
www.cradlehuts.com.au
www.tarkinetrails.com.au

We highly recommend
Bicheno Penguin Tours
ph (03) 6375 1333 - bookings essential


Tours and activities in Tasmania we love and think you should do

www.brunywildlifeadventure.com.au – An amazing day on the water
www.hobartpaddle.com.au – Paddle around the Hobart waterfront
www.bottombitsbus.com.au – Day tours around the state
www.tasafari.com.au – Multi day tours that really get into the wild
www.cascadebrewery.com.au – Visit Australia’s oldest brewery
www.underdownunder.com.au – Multi day tours around the island
www.adventuretours.com.au – Multi day tours around the island
www.jumptours.com – The most cost effective multi day tour company
www.brunycruises.com.au – Get out on the water around Bruny island
www.tasmancruises.com.au – Boat trips on the Tasman peninsula


Our favourite car rental companies for backpackers

www.aaacarrentals.com.au
www.wickedcampers.com.au
www.bargaincarrentals.com.au


Other general Tasmanian related sites WE THINK YOU MIGHT NEED!

www.overlandtrack.com.au  – The place to go for info on the famous overland track!
www.tourism.tas.gov.au – Tasmania’s tourism website
www.tenbuckbus.com.au – Getting to and from the airport
www.tasmanianexpeditions.com.au – Adventure activities and information
www.tarkinetrails.com.au – Guided tours of the tarkine
www.coastview.com.au – All coastal information for Tasmania
www.puretasmania.com.au – A fantastic Tassie tourism info site


Accommodation

Coles Bay Backpackers : www.ilukaholidaycentre.com.au
Bicheno Backpackers : bichenobackpackers@bigpond.com
Formby Road Hostel (Devonport) : Email
Strahan Village (Strahan) : www.strahanvillage.com.au
www.timsplace.com.au
www.jollyswagman.com.au
www.coast-accommodation.com.au


Hostels in Tasmania we love

www.bichenobackpackers.com
www.launcestonbackpackers.com.au
www.farsouthwilderness.com.au


Hostels we recommend in Melbourne

www.thehabitathq.com.au
www.friendlygroup.com.au – Greenhouse backpackers
www.kingstreetbackpackers.com.au


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