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Inside Background
Discover the West Tamar Region Vineyards and cellar doors, quaint accommodation...
Last edited: April 28, 2014
Launceston is a peaceful and beautiful city with a low crime rate.  There are...
Last edited: January 09, 2010
Launceston is located in the island state of Tasmania just south of the...
Last edited: December 26, 2009
Launceston's Tourist information Centre website is a good source of information...
Last edited: January 07, 2012
One of the reasons that Launceston is such a popular destination for tourists...
Last edited: March 13, 2011
The Chinese were early pioneers of Tasmania’s North East near Launceston. They...
Last edited: December 05, 2012
There's a printable Launceston city map here.
Last edited: November 15, 2013
Inside Transportation
To get to Launceston travelers have a few different options.  The city is...
Last edited: August 03, 2012
You don't need a car to get around the Launceston city center unless you have...
Last edited: October 06, 2016
Inside Things to Do
Launceston's biggest event is Festivale, which is a celebration of Tasmanian...
Last edited: March 14, 2011
Launceston is a picturesque and historic small city of 105,000 people, situated...
Last edited: December 30, 2013
Launceston has long been the commercial hub of northern Tasmania and sits at...
Last edited: April 12, 2014
Grindelwald is a mock Swiss village, the heart of it being Aspect Tamar Valley...
Last edited: March 13, 2011
The Tamar Valley, on Launceston's doorstep,  is renowned as one of Australia's...
Last edited: July 29, 2009
The endless torrent of freshwater tumbling through Launceston's Cataract Gorge...
Last edited: September 10, 2010
Launceston City park is bounded by Brisbane and Cimitiere Streets on the...
Last edited: January 17, 2015
Boag's Brewery has been brewing beer in Launceston since 1881.  Who is James...
Last edited: April 26, 2010
Take a leisurely hour-long walk through Launceston's streets and hear about the...
Last edited: December 30, 2013
Launceston's Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery is Australia's largest...
Last edited: April 24, 2010
Inside Dining Scene
Inside Australia: For Foreign Visitors
The Australian Dollar The Australian currency is the Australian Dollar ($1...
Last edited: June 08, 2016
Passports and Visas All foreign visitors must have a valid passport to enter...
Last edited: October 28, 2016
In Australia, the emergency call number is 000 . This number is a free call...
Last edited: March 21, 2016
Please and thank you can always stand anyone in good stead.  Here are a few...
Last edited: May 24, 2015
0011 is the International Access (Dialing) Code from within Australia. 61 is...
Last edited: October 12, 2016
Like many aspects subject to globalis(z)ation, tipping for good service has...
Last edited: August 31, 2016
VisaWizard -the only official Australian government visa application website is...
Last edited: March 29, 2016
The seven Australian states have similar school holiday dates, but there is...
Last edited: February 05, 2012
Be prepared and know the slang so you won't look like a drongo.   Colloquial...
Last edited: June 03, 2016
  Courtesy of www.slsa.com.au  The first rule of beach safety is: Always swim...
Last edited: May 24, 2015
Canberra is the Capital of Australia and the seat of the Commonwealth...
Last edited: December 28, 2011
Customs is a very important part of protecting Australia from foreign pests...
Last edited: October 31, 2013
If you are a temporary overseas visiting driver and you hold a current overseas...
Last edited: May 30, 2016
Don't be scared, just be sensible and careful please! As a traveller, most...
Last edited: February 05, 2012
Train - Sydney to Melbourne Long distance train travel in Australia is largely...
Last edited: June 24, 2014
Most goods in Australia are subject to a 10% GST (goods & services tax...
Last edited: September 09, 2013
Here are a few excellent sources of useful safety information for the great...
Last edited: April 15, 2009
Forget about taking the overnight train trip (10/11 hours) from Sydney to...
Last edited: August 01, 2010
When looking for a more unusual getaway location, many people are looking to...
Last edited: September 23, 2015
The "Whereis" website provides online maps for most major cities & towns...
Last edited: February 10, 2007
Online Travel Agents are an integral part of many people's travels. Used...
Last edited: August 05, 2014
The purpose of this article is provide some insight into how the Online Travel...
Last edited: February 05, 2015
When bringing your appliances to Australia, you may need these 2 devices...
Last edited: May 16, 2015
It's hard to know where to start when self booking/planning a 2-week trip to...
Last edited: September 12, 2013
Telcos There are three mobile or cell phone networks in Australia operated by...
Last edited: October 20, 2016
  Australians drive on the left-hand side of the road and use the metric system...
Last edited: June 15, 2016
Traffic cameras enforce both red-light and speeding offences and improve safety...
Last edited: May 19, 2015
This is a collection of 35+ Apps covering many tourist regions and icons around...
Last edited: December 08, 2015
It's difficulty to imagine that anyone could write a Traveller Article on...
Last edited: February 28, 2016