Top things to do in New Norfolk & Around

Top Choice Modern Australian in New Norfolk & Around

Agrarian Eatery

This classy love child of the Agrarian Kitchen sits inside a cavernous former ward of the Willow Court psychiatric hospital. The main wall is lined with jars of preserved fruits, and produce comes predominantly from…
Top Choice Cafe in New Norfolk & Around

Cheeky Little Place

The best spot for a coffee in New Norfolk is this cheeky little cafe occupying a minuscule shopfront in the middle of town. On the menu are soups, curries, French toast and an excellent smoked salmon, cream cheese, …
Farm in New Norfolk & Around

Salmon Ponds

In 1864 rainbow and brown trout were bred for the first time in the southern hemisphere at this hatchery, 9km west of New Norfolk. You can feed the fish in the display ponds, which are strung through a Victorian-sty…
Winery in New Norfolk & Around

Stefano Lubiana Wines

Is this Tuscany? Sonoma Valley, maybe? No, it's Granton, about 20km north of Hobart and 16km southeast of New Norfolk, but the vibe is very international. The wines produced here – notably chardonnay, pinot gris and…
Cafe in New Norfolk & Around

Patchwork Cafe

Inside the old wooden Willow Court nurses' chapel (flat-packed in England then shipped here) is this beaut little cafe, with sunny outdoor tables and Sunday live-music sessions in summer. Emerging from the kitchen a…
Brewery in New Norfolk & Around

Two Metre Tall

Get a rural fix and a beer at this farm-based craft brewery, featuring hand-pumped ales and ciders brewed in the old shearing shed beside the bar. Wood BBQs available (BYO meat). You'll find the brewery 12km northwe…
Historic Building in New Norfolk & Around

Willow Court Historic Site

Infamous Willow Court dates from the 1820s and once housed invalid convicts before it became a mental institution. In 1968 it had 1000 patients, but by the 1980s asylums began to be phased out in favour of community…
Pub Food in New Norfolk & Around

New Norfolk Hotel

Amid the jingle jangle of the poker machines there’s standard pub fare at this old-school boozer in the middle of town: big on steaks, fish and chips and rather agriculturally named 'poultry' (read: chicken schnitze…
Viewpoint in New Norfolk & Around

Pulpit Rock Lookout

For camera-conducive views over New Norfolk and a sweeping Derwent River bend, take the road along the northern side of the river eastward for 1km, then up a steep, unsealed side road to this ace lookout.
Church in New Norfolk & Around

Church of St Matthew

Built in 1823, St Matthew’s is Tasmania’s oldest church. It’s been extensively modified since it first rose from the ground – its best features today are some impressive stained-glass windows.