Bruny Island is a beautiful small island in southern Tasmania, accessed by ferry from Kettering, south of Hobart. It is easily accessible from Hobart for a day trip, but even better for a weekend or longer break.
This is a guest post from Cath Isakson. Cath moved to Tasmania in 2012. In southern Tasmania, you can buy fruit and vegetables at the larger markets, or explore farther afield and buy fresh from the farm.
One of the great things you can enjoy when you live in Tasmania or just come to Tasmania for a holiday is our great food and wine. Olive oil is no exception and there is some good news for out boutique producers. Quality of food and the environment is very important to your health and [...]
Cycling - Tamar River | Tourism Tasmania | Rob Burnett In a previous post we covered 8 reasons to visit Launceston and it seems that the virtues of Launceston have now been recognised internationally. The below article shows that Escape has awarded Launceston status as an undiscovered gem. I must admit that I [...]
A lot of people are visiting Hobart or even moving to Hobart for the gourmet food scene. Hobart's food options have come a long way and we really do have a tremendous variety to offer now.
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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, [...]