Category Archives: Discoveries

Notes, thoughts, observations and things we have heard or found

Oct
10
2011

With an ideal temperate climate and four distinct seasons in which to flourish, Tasmanian gardens are some of the oldest and most scenic in Australia. Visitors to the island state marvel at the diversity and beauty of both the natural … Continue reading

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Oct
09
2011

If you’re a wine connoisseur or are simply keen to enjoy a delicious drop or two on your next holiday, you can’t go wrong with a visit to one of the gorgeous Tasmanian wineries that have built a reputation on … Continue reading

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Oct
06
2011

The historic site of Port Arthur is one of Australia’s most intriguing convict sites, offering visitors the chance to explore and become lost in the atmosphere of a fascinating time in the nation’s past. Situated on the Tasman Peninsula, the … Continue reading

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Oct
02
2011

If you have an interest in learning more about traditional agricultural and pastoral practices in Australia, the Flinders Island Show represents a great chance to discover Tasmania’s fascinating rural heritage. You will be able to get a close look at … Continue reading

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Oct
01
2011

Tasmanian festivals are always a highlight of the spring calendar and this year is no exception. In just over a fortnight, the annual North East Rivers Festival returns – and once again promises to provide visitors and participants with a … Continue reading

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Sep
29
2011

If you are looking for a great combination of history, art and culture in the heart of Hobart, a Saturday at Salamanca Place is a great day out. Many visitors hail a trip to Salamanca Market as the highlight of … Continue reading

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Sep
27
2011

A wonderful season of Tasmanian theatre continues next month, with the highlight bound to be the production of the hilariously entertaining A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum. With music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and featuring … Continue reading

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Sep
26
2011

Tasmanian natural beauty is some of the most unique and spectacular you could possibly find on your travels – a reputation built on the establishment of its world heritage areas under the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). … Continue reading

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Sep
24
2011

For a unique taste of southern Tasmania, The Red Velvet Lounge in Cygnet is a must-see on any culinary tour of the island state. The daytime menu changes with the seasons and offers a specials blackboard that adapts to the … Continue reading

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Sep
23
2011

King Island is a truly unique destination located off the north-western tip of Tasmania – a magical combination of long empty beaches, offshore reefs, jagged coastlines, lighthouses and more than 70 fascinating shipwreck sites. It is a paradise that awaits … Continue reading

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