Places in Tasmania
Devonport & The Northwest
Swept clean by the Roaring Forties winds and washed annually by more than two metres of rain, the magnificent Northwest boasts coastal heaths, wetlands and dense rainforests from Gondwana times. Communities here are either rurally off-the-map or touristy to-the-hilt – there’s not much in between. The further west you get, the less trammelled the landscape becomes.
Tours and activities
Tips and articles
Australia's best food experiences: on the cheese trail
Listen up, cheese lovers – we’ll let you in on one of Australia’s best-kept secrets: the great land down under produces some truly magnificent cheeses, arguably every bit as interesting and complex in flavour as many ...
Best of Tasmania's Wild West
Tasmania’s northwest is the island’s wild soul, home to abundant wildlife and wilderness, and the canvas for quiet back roads that take you to the most surprising of places...
Festivals and events in Tasmania in 2015
The stellar rise of Tasmania comes as no surprise to ex-resident and Lonely Planet author, Charles Rawlings-Way. Here he tells shares his top tips for what to see and do in the very-happening Tasmania in 2015...
Australia's best food experiences: state by state
For a nation so long wed to the pale culinary shadow of the English Sunday dinner (meat and three vegetables, anyone?) Australia has come a long way...