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The Tamar Valley, famous for it's cool climate wine, but also it's food and produce, it's natural attractions such as the Tamar Island Wetlands, Narawntapu National Park, Notley Gorge, Brady's Lookout and West Head it's many attractions - Seahorse...more
Tamar Valley, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This beautiful area just North of Launceston in the direction of Beauty Point, provides spectacular views over the river below. There are several viewing points including Brady's Lookout! Well worth climbing up to take in the best view.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank drchristopherhertzog
Reviewed January 10, 2019

We wanted to visit a local winery for a light lunch and to sample the local wines. The Tamar Valley has a multitude of vineyards to select from but only a handful combine food and vine. We chose Tamar Ridge and on a gloriously sunny...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 4boysdad
Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

A nice drive along the freeway and you come to George Town. I kept going to Low Head and it was beautiful scenery, rocky foreshore with a number of almost deserted beaches despite a warm 27 deg. Several lighthouses to take in overlooking beautiful views...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 664robynl
Reviewed January 1, 2019

Enjoy driving throughout the valley - take any side roads and you will always find something beautiful. Plenty of lovely places to eat and lots to see. The Tamar Valley is a very pretty part of Tasmania.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank RayWatson
Reviewed December 18, 2018

Even if you don't want to check out the small number of local wineries it's still a pleasant drive up the valley, across the Batman Bridge and back down the other side. The western side of the valley is more interesting. Try and get of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank AllanJGJ
Reviewed December 17, 2018 via mobile

Went for a day trip from Launceston to George Town, Low Head and also the Bay of Fires vineyard. The drive is enjoyable in the summer as various stops have something interesting to offer. Be there in the Low Head Lighthouse on a Sunday as...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank GaryN820
Reviewed December 12, 2018

We stayed in accommodation at Rosevears right on the river. Waking up to the vast expanse of water with views across to the other side where there are few houses and lots of open space was lovely. There is a lot to do in the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Lynda W
Reviewed December 11, 2018

We had such a great time cruising The Tamar Valley. Lovely rolling hills and such gorgeous wineries. Little towns with such character and all along being close to the river...The Tamar Valley is absolutely beautiful. Take your time doing this one!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ziggy391
Reviewed December 2, 2018 via mobile

A beautiful spot with plenty to see and do. Eating, drinking, walking, bird watching, history, culture, fishing, golf......., this place has got everything. Some spectacular views can be had at local lookouts. I can’t wait to get back there.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Holiday255068
Reviewed November 22, 2018 via mobile

The Tamar Valley really is stunnning. We were very fortunate to spend a beautiful sunny glorious day down here. Then watch the day turn to watch. It really is a jewel in Tasmania’s crown.

Date of experience: November 2018
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September 13, 2015|
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Response from PMandOli |
They are quite close to each other. Cataract G is slightly closer to Hobart and would make a good stop before going to the Tamar valley.