Dip Falls: Tasmania’s Mightiest Waterfall

Above view of Dip Falls, Tasmania

Dip Falls is one of the most spectacular waterfalls in Tasmania. Not because its particularly high or beautiful, but because with the right conditions, it’s an absolute brute of a waterfall compared to many in Tasmania. It’s a big, bulky, and loud. It’s located just outside the town of Mawbanna in the North West region …

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Philosopher Falls: The Hidden Jewel Of The Tarkine

Walking trail through a green rainforest, with fallen trees and ferns

Philosopher Falls, in our opinion, is one of the most beautiful walking trails in all of Tasmania. Philosopher Falls is located in the outskirts of Waratah in Western Tasmania, around 60 minutes drive from Burnie. The walking trail follows a portion of the old water race that was used to supply water to the now …

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Lobster Ponds: Home Of The Largest Freshwater Lobster

Giant Tasmanian freshwater lobster from Lobster Ponds, Flowerdale, Tasmania

Can you imagine a lobster the size of a small dog? When it comes to freshwater crustaceans, the waterways of Tasmania hide the king of them all. The Giant Tasmanian Freshwater Lobster. We visited these river giants, which are the largest freshwater lobster in the entire world at Lobster Ponds, located in Flowerdale, around 28 …

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Liffey Falls: Walking Tasmania’s Waterfall Trail

Image of Liffey Falls in Tasmania

Liffey Falls is without a doubt one of the prettiest locations In Tasmania. Liffey Falls State Reserve is located near the township of Liffey, around 70 minutes drive from Launceston or 35 minutes from Deloraine in Central North Tasmania. The reserve boasts two walking trails, both of which lead to Victoria Falls. This post focuses …

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Seahorse World: Tasmania’s Seahorse Farm

Group of yellow seahorses at Seahorse World, Beauty Point, Tasmania

Seahorse World gets you behind the scenes of a real life working seahorse farm. Seahorse World is located right next to Platypus House on Inspection Head Wharf. The lovely old wharf sits out over the Tamar River in the North East of Tasmania in the picturesque town of Beauty Point. An easy 47 minutes drive …

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Platypus House: Tasmania’s Monotreme Wonderland

Female Platypus swimming in her enclosure at Platypus House, Beauty Point, Tasmania

Platypus House is probably the easiest and simplest place to see Platypus and Echidna in Tasmania. Platypus House is located in a beautiful spot on the aptly named Beauty Point. It sits opposite from Seahorse World on the lovely Inspection Head Wharf which sits out over the Tamar River in the North East of Tasmania. …

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