Launceston Tasmania

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The Tamar Valley is a beautiful area of Tasmania, just north of Launceston. As one of Tasmania's principle wine producing areas, the Tamar Valley is very picturesque with orchards, forests and pastures.

An easy trip from Launceston, the Tamar Valley has many attractions:
  • Beautiful walks along pretty waterfalls and gorges
  • An abundance of wineries
  • River cruises
  • Lavender fields
  • Penguin lookouts
  • Strawberry farms
  • Art galleries by local Tamar Valley artisians
  • Historic settlements
  • Great local fishing in the Tamar River

Exploring the Tamar Valley is easy by car, and one of Tasmania's loveliest drives with many townships to stop and explore.

The Tamar Valley is only a short drive from Launceston, so it is also a good option to select one of the many Launceston accommodation options available as your base to stay when visiting the area.

If you are going along the north west coast of Tasmania, you might like to stop off at Wynyard where there are plenty of things to do, see and eat.


Attractions West of the Tamar

Time Dist Attraction
10 mins 5km Tamar Islands Wetlands Walk
10 mins 15km Grindelwald (Aspect Tamar Valley Resort)
15 mins 18km Rosevears Vineyard Estate
20 mins 26km Exeter
30 mins 24km Notley Fern Gorge
30 mins 35km Batman Bridge
35 mins 42km Beaconsfield
45 mins 52km Beauty Point
< 60mins 73km Narawnatpu National Park

Attractions East of the Tamar

Time Dist Attraction
20 mins 30km Hillwood
40 mins 50km George Town
45 mins 56km Low Head | Privacy | Disclaimer