These handy fact sheets give you the fast facts on a range of topics related to selling Tasmania.
How to sell Tasmania
Learn about Tasmania's key attractions, how to get to the state and the best time to visit. This two-page fact sheet will help you better understand why Tasmania is the only destination where you can slow down, unplug and reconnect.
Discover a little more about Tasmania’s regional diversity. The south is home to Tasmania’s capital city Hobart and gateway to history, culture and nature, the east offers spectacular coastal driving and world-acclaimed nature, the north has abundant vineyards and rich farmland, the west boasts rugged terrain, steeped in mining heritage and nature.
Regional Spotlights Fact Sheets
One of Australia’s finest coastal drives, this 176-kilometre route stretches along Tasmania’s east coast and encompasses pristine coastline, boutique wineries, seafood shacks and a string of holiday towns. Natural highlights include Maria Island, Freycinet National Park and the perfect arc of Wineglass Bay.
Hobart and the far south
From wildlife to city life, a tour of Tasmania’s south spans the compact capital of Hobart, some of the nation’s most evocative convict sites, charming country towns, Bruny Island, the orchards and farm gates of the Huon Valley, and World Heritage wilderness, before finishing at Cockle Creek, the southernmost point you can drive in Australia.
Launceston and the north east
Launceston is one of Australia’s oldest cities, the second largest city in Tasmania and gateway to the north east. The region is celebrated for its rich farmland and cool-climate vineyards, which produce superb food and wines. Highlights include colonial architecture, heritage estates and adventure experiences.
Strahan and the west coast
Strahan is a vibrant town on the shore of Macquarie Harbour on the rugged west coast, at the edge of the vast Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area. Travelling from Hobart to Strahan, the route takes in wilderness areas and national parks, glacial valleys, wild rivers, temperate rainforest, and the mining and heritage towns of Tasmania’s Western Wilds.
The Tasman Peninsula is an easy scenic drive from Hobart. Rich in convict history, and well known for the World Heritage-listed Port Arthur Historic Site, this region has spectacular coastlines with some of the tallest sea cliffs in the world, blowholes, caves and wild ocean views.
Get inspired by great travel itinerary suggestions. With so much to see and do, these itineraries will help you get started with planning your clients' visit.
Hobart, the south and surrounds
From wildlife to city life, a tour of Tasmania's southern region spans the compact capital of Hobart, some of the nation’s most evocative convict sites, charming country towns, Bruny Island, the orchards and farm gates of the Huon Valley, and vast tracts of World Heritage wilderness.
Launceston and north
Northern Tasmania is celebrated for its rich farmland, cool-climate vineyards and heritage estates producing superb food and wines with great paddock-to-plate experiences.
With white-sand beaches and dramatic coastlines, Tasmania’s east coast has the classic features of the best beach holiday – plus wombats and wallabies, seafood shacks and boutique wineries, and a string of holiday towns and national parks.
On Tasmania's west coast you'll find world famous wilderness rich in convict heritage, stunning national parks and historical mining towns. The gateway to Tasmania's Wilderness World Heritage Area, the rugged mountains, ancient rain forests and heath make this area one of Australia's last true wilderness frontiers.
Tasmania is a place of wild and beautiful landscapes, friendly people with a relaxed island lifestyle and wonderful food and wine. No matter where you go, whether you spend time in one place or drive around the island, you'll be delighted by what you'll find.
Unordinary Adventures Program
Golf, fly fishing, walking or mountain biking can be enjoyed the world over, but there is no better place to enjoy them than in Tasmania. Enthusiasts that come to Tasmania for these adventures will experience their passion in a way like never before.
Unordinary Adventures Fact Sheets
As wild trout fisheries become rarer around the world, Tasmania's self-sustaining wild trout stocks in wild places are delivering the thrill of the hunt fly fishers are chasing.
An explosion of new mountain biking trails has catapulted Tasmania to global world-class mountain biking status. The island's compact nature offers undulating terrains and fast downhill rides to challenge even the most experienced riders.
Tasmania's golf courses offer dramatic coastal views built on rugged terrain with many certainly not your average manicured course.
Tasmania has long been a mecca for walkers. Tasmania's ancient landscapes and endemic flora and fauna make Tasmania the ultimate bushwalking destination, earning the state a world-class reputation for bushwalking.