George Town attractions

Top Choice Museum in George Town

Bass & Flinders Centre

Undoubtedly the highlight of a visit to George Town, this small museum in a former cinema houses a red-sailed replica of the Norfolk, the sloop used by Bass and Flinders for their 1798 circumnavigation of Van Diemen…
Farm in George Town

Hillwood Farmgate

This working farm burgeons with berries in summer. The main crop is strawberries, but there are also raspberries, loganberries and redcurrants. You can pick your own ($10 per kilo) then make a beeline to the cafe an…
Museum in George Town

George Town Watch House

Occupying an 1843 lock-up, this endearingly old-fashioned museum also doubles as an ad hoc tourist information office. The centrepiece is a huge, dusty model of the town as it would have appeared in 1850, and there'…