Tasmania’s north is a feast of historic streetscapes and heritage estates, rich farmland, premier cool-climate wines, fresh produce and a haven for designers and craft makers eager to talk about their work. Launceston is a vibrant hub for food, wine and culture. The region also has some incredible outdoor activities, offering a great range of activities.
Launceston is located in northern Tasmania. There are frequent scheduled flights of around one hour every day from Melbourne to Launceston, as well as daily flights from Sydney and Brisbane. The airport is located 15 kilometres from the city.
The unique Peppers Silo Hotel is located on the banks of the Tamar River, combining stunning views, historic charm and cutting-edge design and technology. Dating back to the 1960’s, the heritage building which spanned 35 metres and contained grain in four large silos, is now an iconic landmark converted into a sophisticated 9 storey hotel with 108 room.
Iconic Cradle Mountain is a place of exceptional natural beauty in the heart of the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area. Experience the breath-taking beauty from the air in a private helicopter tour and a perspective that few people get to experience. View Tasmania’s great lakes and ancient landscapes for a taste of the wild and remoteness of central Tasmania.