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A Practical Guide for Moving to Tasmania (and all your FAQs)

Are you considering moving to the beautiful, thriving and industrious state of Tasmania? We look at some of the great reasons to move here and answer your Frequently Asked Questions.

Is Your Move to Tasmania on Hold?

If you were planning to move to Tasmania this year, then I can imagine you are feeling even more in limbo as your relocation and new lifestyle is uncertain – at least in terms of timing. Learn more about how Tassie is going.

Move Your Belongings to Tasmania

A few tips for moving your belongings, storage in Tasmania and insurance along the way for when you make your move to Tasmania.

Parents shouldn’t rely on My School data when choosing a school for their child

Rather than rely on My School data to choose a School when you move, instead visit the school and see it for yourself.

Choosing Where to Live in Tasmania – Part 2

Our earlier post on Choosing Where to Living in Tasmania focused on the first steps to narrow down the options by choosing a region in Tasmania. Now that you have all that in place it is time to talk about how to narrow down where to live within a particular city or region.

Searching for Property Online: Pros and Cons

When you are in the market for a new home or you are just vaguely thinking of moving down the street or across to the other side of the country, the first thing many of us do is to get online to see what we can get for our money. Searching for a new home, whether to rent or buy, has changed so much now that we have the internet to help. It does help a lot as long as you keep in mind the limitations.

Bruny Island

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.

Job Searching Tips When Moving to Tasmania

Finding work can be frustrating when you’re relocating to a new place; you sacrifice stability, connections, and familiarity of the area you’ve been residing in when looking to move, but the unemployment rate is improving and the job market isn’t near as bad as it once was.

Fresh Fruit and Vegetables in Southern Tasmania – Where the Locals Go

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.

Lonely Planet: Top nine experiences in Tasmania

Lonely Planet  posted this article on some of the top experiences to be had in Tasmania a while ago, however we agree that these are some of the must do’s.

Heating your house in Tasmania – gas and electricity options

Heating your house adequately is a topic that arises for people considering moving to Tasmania or wanting to upgrade their house in Tasmania. As for many areas in the southern parts of Australia, the winters do get cold in Tasmania. We take you through some of the best options for heating your new home.

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