Tasmania Tops Tourism Awards – CONGRATS!

2016-12-10T16:53:43+11:00April 11th, 2015|Accommodation, Attractions, Events and Festivals, News, Things to do|

Tasmanian Devil | Tourism Tasmania | Chris McLennan Wow! The Australian Tourism Awards 2014 were held last night and Tasmanian entries won 10 of the 29 categories. More than any other state or territory in the country. That is incredibly impressive and very much punching above our weight! Congratulations to all the winners. [...]


Smartphone and Tablet Apps on all things Tasmania

2016-12-10T16:54:23+11:00August 1st, 2013|Accommodation, Attractions, Events and Festivals, Evergreen, Family activities, Food and Wine, Heritage and Culture, Moving to Tasmania, Networks and resources, Parks and Wilderness, Practical Info, The Arts, Things to do|

When you move to a new place, working out what is where takes some time. So if you are new to Tasmania, planning to move, or perhaps here on holiday, there are now plenty of phone and tablet apps that can help you while you are out and about. Following are links to some that [...]


Australian Tourism Awards – Tasmania on Top with 5 Golds

2019-07-30T16:32:11+10:00February 16th, 2013|Accommodation, Attractions, Devonport and North West Tasmania, East Coast Tasmania, Food and Wine, Heritage and Culture, Hobart and Southern Tasmania, Launceston and North East Tasmania, News, Parks and Wilderness, Practical Info, Things to do, West Coast Tasmania|

Tassie's Golden Tourism Triumph Tasmania has punched well above its weight in last night's Australian Tourism Awards, winning Gold in 5 categories, Silver in one category and Bronze in five categories. Tasmania has confirmed its status as Australia's premier tourism destination. All of the awarded attractions can be enjoyed by locals as well as tourists. [...]


Living in History – a new book on Tasmanian heritage properties

2016-12-10T16:55:42+11:00November 5th, 2011|Accommodation, Buying a home, Heritage and Culture, Moving to Tasmania, Practical Info, Property in Tasmania, Searching for property, Things to do, Where to Live|

Reading the Domain section of The Saturday Age newspaper today, I came across this article about a new book just released about some of the beautiful heritage properties in Tasmania. The book is written by Alice Bennett and Georgia Warner. The Domain article is below. Fall in love with Tasmania's beautiful and quirky homes with [...]


The magnificent Saffire Resort at Freycinet Tasmania

2016-12-10T16:55:45+11:00October 9th, 2011|Accommodation, East Coast Tasmania, Food and Wine, Hobart and Southern Tasmania, Parks and Wilderness, Things to do, Where to Live|

Photo Credit: t3rmin4t0r via Compfight cc I have to confess that I aspire to stay at the Saffire Resort, Freycinet, Tasmania one day but thought you would be interested in a good news story about the resort and its impact on tourism in the Freycinet area generally. We have stayed at the Freycinet [...]