Thursday, July 25, 2024

Top 10 best things to do while you’re in Hobart

While Hobart might be a small city, it’s got a number of big things to do to keep you entertained for ages!...

Take a break at this floating sauna in Tasmania

Guys, is it just us, or does life these days always seem to be all about keeping up with the Joneses? You’re...

Tassie’s swinging open its doors from 15 December 2021

Get ready to travel because Tasmania is opening up its border to double-jabbed Australian and international arrival on 15 December 2021! The...

Join the best online walking tours of Tasmania

With Tassie’s borders constantly closing due to the ongoing covid outbreaks, our travel plans to the Apple Isle remain in a state...

Hidden ways to score cheap car hire in Tasmania

Ever since covid hit, the cost of car hire in Tasmania have been out of control! Luckily for you we’ve found ways...

Top three absolute best lavender fields in Tasmania

With the international borders remaining firmly closed, a trip to Europe is unlikely to happen anytime soon. So we’ve packed up our...

Four out of this world glamping spots in Tasmania

So you want to immerse yourself in the Tasmanian wilderness but the thought of creepy crawlies, deflating mattresses and dank pit loos...

Your complete guide to picking your own apples in Tasmania

Are you in the mood for some hardcore fun? Apple-solutely you are! Then pack your bags and get red-y to go apple...

Must read guide on seeing bioluminescence in Tasmania

We bet you’ve seen those pictures of water that’s glowing iridescent blue (if not, we’ve saved you the trouble of googling and...

Explore historic Port Arthur in Tasmania – why you should go and how to...

Strap yourself in and get ready to learn all about Australia’s colonial past at Port Arthur in Tasmania. This iconic and well-preserved...

The four best places to see wombats in Tasmania

We’ve taken a survey and it’s conclusive* - there’s no better animal in the world than the good old Australian wombat. Don’t...
Russell Falls at Mount Field National Park

The absolute five best waterfalls in Tasmania

Tasmania is home to some of the world’s most stunning waterfalls and now’s your chance to get out and view them for...
The scenic Cataract Gorge with pool in Launceston

All you need to know about Launceston’s Cataract Gorge

If we told you there was an urban park where you could swim, relax with roaming peacocks and take a chairlift over...
Richmond bridge

Nine incredible things to do in Richmond, Tasmania

Break away from the hustle and bustle of city life and get a taste of history when you visit Richmond, Tasmania. The...
A concrete ceiling and colourful wall of artwork at MONA museum. MONA is a great free activity in Hobart for kids.

You haven’t done Tasmania if you haven’t visited Mona

Known as the ‘submersive adult Disneyland’ and a ‘museum of sex and death’, Mona is a world-class place that needs to be...
Horseshoe Falls at Mount Field National Park

Is it worth the detour to Mount Field National Park?

Just over an hour from Hobart you’ll find the stunning Mount Field National Park. It’s Tasmania’s oldest national park and arguably still...
Views over Hobart from the top of Mount Wellington

Everything you need to know about Tasmania’s Mount Wellington

The famous kunanyi / Mount Wellington is that spectacular mountain that overlooks Hobart. It’s just a short 20 minute drive from Hobart...
The painted cliffs at Maria Island

Maria Island offers the true Tasmanian experience in one day

Maria Island's rich history, natural bushland, sandy beaches with turquoise water and abundance of wildlife makes it the perfect place to visit...
View over Wineglass Bay

Add Wineglass Bay to your bucket list – you’ll thank us later

If you’re after stunning scenery and picturesque beach practically all to yourself - then look no further than Tasmania’s Wineglass Bay. Found...
Glow worms in Tasmania

Spot glow worms in Tasmania on the Mystery Creek Cave walk

If you want to add a dash of sparkle to your next caving adventure, then it’s time for you to check out...
Sunset over the Tessellated Pavement in Tasmania

You’d be nuts to miss the Tessellated Pavement in Tasmania

If you’re looking to get a quick pic with an extremely rare natural phenomenon, don’t look past the Tessellated Pavement in Tasmania...
Salamanca Market

All you need to know about Salamanca Market in Hobart

The iconic outdoor Salamanca Market is a must-visit destination if you’re in Hobart. Every Saturday from 8:30am to 3pm, these markets attract...
Lady with backpack staring out at the bush, having completed one of the many one day walks near Hobart

4 Incredible One Day Walks Near Hobart

We get it, between work and life commitments we don’t tend to have much time to get out and about. But luckily...
Penguins diving off an ice sheet in Antarctica; there's now ways to get from Tasmania to Antarctica so you can see these little guys for yourself

Looking for the coolest trip? Don’t go past Tasmania to Antarctica!

Do you have some cash to burn and want to be the envy of all your friends? Well we’ve found your next...
A lady underwater in Tasmania surf

The absolute best spots in Tasmania to surf up a storm

If you ask us, there’s nothing better than swimming out to sea and catching a wave. You feel refreshed, your mind is...
Aerial view of a wild beach, with turquoise water on white sand with green shrubs in the background. Check out some of the secret beaches in Hobart by reading Playnia.

Check out these 5 secret beaches near Hobart

Hobart is blessed to have a number of secret beaches just waiting for you to explore. They’re the perfect place for you...
Cars driving fast through Hobart's CBD; read Playnia to see how you can experience Hobart like a local

Skip the tourist spots and do Hobart like a local

So you’ve done all the touristy things and now you’re looking to dig a little deeper to get to know Hobart even...
Man standing ontop of Cradle Mountain, one of the best mountain walks in Tasmania

6 Epic Mountain Walks in Tasmania for You to Try

Tassie is known for its exceptional landscapes and natural beauty. And thanks to some accessible mountain walking trails, it's never been easier...
Hobart city skyline with grey clouds showing how Hobart weather can quickly change

A must-read guide to help you prepare for Hobart weather

Are you heading to Hobart soon but have no idea how to pack? Well to help you on your upcoming trip, we’ve...
How far from Hobart? Three friends are in a car smiling as they drive from Hobart.

How Far is Hobart to other towns in Tassie?

So you're planning a trip around Tasmania and want to know how far Hobart is from anywhere else? Stay put cos we've...
Buildings in Hobart, capital of Tasmania, reflected in the water

Here’s some fast facts about Hobart, capital of Tasmania

Are you heading to Hobart soon and want to brush up on some local facts before you arrive? Or are you just...
A plane flying in the sky on its way to Hobart Airport

Travelling to Hobart Airport soon? Here’s all you need to know.

We get it, navigating new airports can sometimes be stressful. But lucky for you we’ve pulled together everything you need to know...
View of the cliffs of Clifton Beach, one of the main Hobart beaches

Your Ultimate Guide to 7 of the Best Hobart Beaches

In our (totally unbiased) opinion, Hobart’s blessed by having some of Australia’s best beaches within minutes of the CBD. Unlike Bondi or...
Wineglass Bay is a main instagram shot in Tasmania

The 10 Best Spots for Stunning Tasmania Photos

We've found the absolute best 10 places to take amazing photos in Tasmania. Read on to see where you must visit to...
A wooden path cuts through rocks, at the top of Mount Wellington. Climb up the top to experience Hobart like a local.

The Absolute Best 7 Things to do for Free in Hobart

We’ve got you covered for those times when you’ve spent too much but still need to get out and about. Here's the...
A lady standing on Mount Wellington, one of many things to do if you have one day in Hobart

One day in Hobart? We’ve got you covered.

If you've only got one day in Hobart, then you want to make the most of it. Lucky for you we’ve created...
View of the Southern Lights in Hobart

Your Guide to Seeing the Southern Lights in Tasmania

While the wildly popular Northern Lights get the glory, there’s also the incredible Southern Lights in Tasmania. This natural phenomena, also known...
Lady relaxing in an outdoor bath in Tasmania

Relax in the Best Luxe Outdoor Baths in Tasmania

Stop the world. We didn't think it was possible, but we've found something better than finishing the day relaxing in a bathtub...
A family white water rafting, which is a perfect activity in Hobart for kids

Here are Five Epic Things to do in Hobart for Kids

So you're heading on holidays and don't want the kids to utter the dreaded phrase, “I’m booooored”.  Don't worry, we've got your...
Laughing in a car

Bust-Me-Gall-Hill and Other Weird and Wacky Towns in Tasmania

Despite being a small island state, Tasmania is full of quirky and hilarious town names. From Eggs and Bacon Bay to Bust-Me-Gall-Hill,...
Lake at Cradle Mountain

Escape to these Ultimate Outdoor Swimming Holes in Tasmania

The sun is out, so it’s time to explore Tassie’s best outdoor pools and swimming holes. Check out our list of favourite...

Your Ultimate Guide on How to Travel Tasmania Without a Car

We get it, renting a car to travel around Tasmania can be expensive and chew through a budget. So that’s why we’ve...
Lady standing in the rain in Hobart

What to do in Hobart when its raining

It might be raining cats and dogs outside, but we’ve come up with a list of things you can do in Hobart...