Tasmania Looking for things to do in Tasmania with the whole family? You’ve come to the right place! There is so much to see and do, so much to learn and Hobart is the best place to start.
Take in the views from Mt Wellington; enjoy a day tour to Port Arthur; or stroll around Salamanca Place with its grand Georgian architecture and wonderful markets every Saturday morning.
Older children who like plenty of action can overdose on adventure in ‘The Natural State’. They can go rafting on the Picton or Franklin Rivers, fly on a cable hang-glider at Trevallyn, go sea kayaking, hike around Cradle Mountain, or learn to abseil at Freycinet National Park.
If your family is a fan of road trips, take your car over on the Spirit of Tasmania and drive through the beautiful scenery around Devonport, explore the wonders of The Great Western Tiers and the charming villages of Ross, Westbury and Sheffield.
Launceston is a city for everyone, with nature walks and bicycle tracks, to chairlifts and adventure central at Penny Royal. The kids will love the activities and indoor play centres that are in Launceston. Take a day trip up the Tamar River and visit Georgetown and then across to Beaconsfield and Beauty Point. So many things to do for families that the kids will always be entertained.
You’ll never get bored here in Tasmania! So click on each region and explore all there is to do and see in the great state of Tasmania – family central!!