Welcome to Queenstown

Most of Western Tasmania is green. Queenstown is orange or red. The winding descent into Queenstown from the Lyell Hwy is unforgettable for its moonscape of bare, dusty hills and eroded gullies, where once there was rainforest. The area is the clearest testimony anywhere to the scarification of the west coast’s environment by mining. Copper was discovered here in the 1890s and mining has continued ever since, but... Read More

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