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“tamar valley”(204 reviews)
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 1 week ago

Drove all around the Tamar, visiting vineyards and little towns. Very Tasmanian I think. Quite busy but it is Feb and holidays. Would recommend taking this detour.

Thank Simon K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Regardless of the weather, the Tamar Valley is devine. Travel along the West Tamar Highway to take in the wineries with a diversion along the Tamar River to have a quiet drink at the Riverview Hotel. There is plenty to see, luscious wines to taste...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are a number of lookouts throughout the valley, that give the true perspective of the beauty of the valley

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Reviewed October 11, 2018

Beautiful scenery! What a view this place was! Comparing it to Hunter Valley in NSW I would choose Tamar Valley anyway! Gorgeous place! Definitely a must do in Launceston!

Thank pdljimeno
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

Spent the day following the wine trail and visiting beauty point for lunch. All the wineries were very friendly and served up some decent wines. The last place was more than happy to ship my box to Brisbane. Only one winery was closed for a...More

Thank Clarkm65
Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely day following the wine trail. So many lovely places to stop .. wineries .. cafes .. great views. Terrific day.

Thank Chris L
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

Seven ancient primary sewerage treatment plants built in the sixties dumping effluent 28 times a day all year..just pathetically shameful for such a beautiful valkey..the almighty $ has corrupted Tasmania everywhere from Tassal to the Pokies lobby..

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Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

Tamar was disappointing. I found it lacks the scenic beauty of other wine regions in Australia. There was not a lot of cellar doors open for business. Struggled to find a decent restaurant for lunch. The first Lavender farm was closed albeit they were meant...More

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Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

The drive between Launceston and Beauty Point is very picturesque. I was reminded of this today - after not doing it for a while. Increasing number of casual dining and accommodation options in Beauty Point itself pleasing to see.

Thank wtandy
Reviewed September 9, 2018

This is a beautiful drive with stops along the way like Bradys Lookout and the beautiful Tamar Ridge winery. There are free BBQ places also so grab a cod drink som Tasmania Salmon fro the supermarkets and a salad and enjoy the very beautiful( in...More

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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.