Tasmanian White Wine Weekend November 2015

2019-07-30T16:32:10+11:00September 30th, 2015|Attractions, Events and Festivals, Food and Wine, Hobart and Southern Tasmania, News, Things to do|

Photo Credit: Gianni Dominici via Compfight cc Well continuing our recent theme we have another wine event to tell you about. Yes we certainly love our Tasmanian wine and the White Wine Weekend is another great event. We have written about the White Wine Weekend before when it was held at the Henry [...]

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Effervescence sparkling wine festival Tasmania 2015

2019-07-30T16:32:10+11:00September 28th, 2015|Events and Festivals, Food and Wine, Hobart and Southern Tasmania, Launceston and North East Tasmania, News, Things to do|

Photo Credit: Gianni Dominici via Compfight cc Jo and I love our sparkling wine, and even more so French Champagne, so we thought we would bring you this news about sparkling wine in Tasmania courtesy of Winsor Dobbin's blog. There are going to be some great events for lovers of sparkling wine in [...]

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Top 5 Reasons to Love Tasmania During Winter

2016-12-10T16:53:41+11:00June 7th, 2015|Events and Festivals, Food and Wine, Heritage and Culture, Parks and Wilderness, Shops and Markets, The Arts, Things to do|

Photo Credit: Merlijn Hoek via Compfight cc The weather in Tasmania and the overall climate are very popular topics on the blog. We have published a number of posts on the topic of Tasmanian weather and here are just some of them: The Tasmanian climate and environment outlined Welcome to Spring in Tasmania [...]

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What’s On In Tasmania This Winter

2019-07-30T16:32:10+11:00April 25th, 2015|Attractions, Events and Festivals, Family activities, Food and Wine, Heritage and Culture, The Arts, Things to do|

Photo Credit: Clearly Ambiguous via Compfight cc Well winter is well on it's way and there is no reason to hibernate! There is lots to do in Tassie. We hope you enjoy these activities - we certainly are going to enjoy some of them ourselves. Tasmania really does have some exciting or cultural [...]

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Dark MOFO 2015

2016-12-10T16:53:43+11:00April 22nd, 2015|Events and Festivals, Food and Wine, The Arts, Things to do|

Photo Credit: Paris B-A via Compfight cc Dark MOFO is back this year, running from 12-22 June, 2015. Dark MOFO is a arts festival put on by MONA. It has been a huge drawcard for tourists in winter over the past couple of years. Last year the Winter Feast was a huge success, [...]

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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. [...]

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MOFO 2015 – Arts Festival Tasmania

2016-12-10T16:53:50+11:00January 12th, 2015|Events and Festivals, Food and Wine, Heritage and Culture, The Arts, Things to do|

Photo Credit: Merlijn Hoek via Compfight cc MOFO, the arts and music festival put on by MONA, runs in Hobart from 15-18 January. This is certainly one event that is putting Tasmania on the international map when it comes to arts events. This article from The Guardian, talks about MOFO and also the foodie scene and [...]

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Tasmania Treated as Cricket Australia Releases Its 2014-15 Fixtures

2019-07-30T16:32:11+11:00September 24th, 2014|Attractions, Events and Festivals, Family activities, News, Things to do|

Photo Credit: johngarghan via Compfight cc Great news for Tasmanian Cricket fans with the fixture schedule released by Cricket Australia. Moving to Tasmania does not mean you miss out on cricket. From The Mercury Newspaper Tasmania treated as Cricket Australia releases its schedule for the biggest summer of cricket It is going to [...]

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Dark MoFo The Perfect Winter Tonic for Hobart Tasmania

2019-07-30T16:32:11+11:00September 4th, 2014|Attractions, ebooks, Events and Festivals, Family activities, Food and Wine, News, The Arts, Things to do|

Photo Credit: Paris B-A via Compfight cc Well we are newly into Spring, but looking back at winter, the Dark MOFO festival was clearly a highlight in Hobart. Hobart unfortunately has a reputation of being cold, wet and miserable during Winter but our personal experience from living here is that this is far [...]

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Summer Festivals and Events in Tasmania 2013/14

2016-12-10T16:54:14+11:00December 9th, 2013|Events and Festivals, Family activities, Food and Wine, The Arts, Things to do|

Photo Credit: Merlijn Hoek via Compfight cc It is finally summer and the days are getting longer and warmer and everyone's thoughts turn to spending more time outside. We love a festival in Tasmania and there are plenty planned for the summer months. Following is a list of festivals and major events across [...]

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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 [...]

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