Category Archives: Discoveries

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

Sep
20
2011

Cataract Gorge Reserve is one of Tasmania’s most popular attractions – and for very good reasons. Just a two-minute drive from central Launceston, it provides rare natural beauty so close to the city. From town you can also take a … Continue reading

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Sep
19
2011

Whether you consider yourself a beer connoisseur or just someone who enjoys a fine ale now and then, a tour of Tasmania’s world-class breweries and distilleries will be a rewarding journey. Travel across the island state for a fantastic chance … Continue reading

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Sep
17
2011

The summit of Mount Wellington provides one of the most spectacular lookouts not only in Tasmania, but the whole of Australia. Rising gloriously 1,270 metres above the Derwent River and the harbour of Hobart, it provides visitors with a truly … Continue reading

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Sep
16
2011

In three weeks, Tasmanian audiences will be treated to some incredible cultural performances by talented local students in the Youth Entertainment Spectacular (YES). Presented by Do It With Pizazz Productions, YES is an opportunity for performers between the age of … Continue reading

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Sep
13
2011

The Royal Launceston Show is fast approaching and as the region’s major annual agricultural event, it is definitely worth factoring into your Tasmanian holiday plans. Celebrating Tasmania’s primary industries, it will offer attendees an insight into the island state’s wide … Continue reading

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Sep
12
2011

The Burnie show is only three weeks away and if you plan on being anywhere near the north-west coast of Tasmania at the end of the month, it could be well worth your while to add it to your itinerary. … Continue reading

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Sep
10
2011

Tasmania’s forests are renowned for featuring some of the world’s most diverse and spectacular temperate wilderness areas, with national parks such as Freycinet and Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair providing naturally breathtaking sights. But the island state is not just home … Continue reading

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Sep
09
2011

Fans of iconic science-fiction drama Doctor Who might be tempted to book a flight to Tasmania to see a unique play exploring just how obsessed one man can be about his favourite television show. The long-running BBC program tells of … Continue reading

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Sep
02
2011

The live entertainment scene in Tasmania seems to be gaining significant momentum every year and show-lovers in Devonport next week will be the latest beneficiaries, with a one-night-only performance by some of the country’s finest comedians. Aptly titled Comedians, the … Continue reading

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Sep
01
2011

While Tasmania is deservedly famous for its diverse and stunning natural beauty, there is increasingly more to see and do away from the mountains and forests as well. Culturally the island state possesses a burgeoning arts and theatre scene, meaning … Continue reading

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