Tasmania Jet Ski Adventures allows you to discover the secrets of the D’Entrecasteaux Channelon our latest model clean green fun machine. We offer three tours ranging from 30, 60 to 90 minutes. On every tour you will visit beautiful beaches and discover spectacular coastline and wildlife.

Peppermint Bay Hotel is nestled on 4 acres of waterfront and features commanding views across the D’entrecasteaux Channel and north to Mt Wellington. Sitting comfortably amid green lawns and shading trees, the award winning building is the ideal venue for a relaxed meal or drink.

Just 10 minutes from Hobart, Southern Lights Hotel is an award winning property boasting fantastic views of Mt Wellington and the Derwent River. It features a sheltered and heated beer garden and lounge bar, a focus on Tasmanian produce, function rooms and spacious, quality motel rooms. Free parking and free internet too.

Grandvewe Cheeses Come and try the world’s first sheep whey distillery and enjoy up to 8 different sheep cheeses. Children welcome to pat our lambs (seasonal) watch a sheep-milking demonstration (3pm Oct–Mar). Enjoy sheep milk coffee, liqueur and ice cream in our café. Open all year from 10am–5pm, except Jun, Jul, Aug 10am–4pm. Visit our Hobart tasting shop inside the Brooke St Pier, open daily.


Snug Beach Cabin & Caravan Park provides a friendly and relaxed atmosphere with beach frontage. Accommodation includes powered sites, tent sites and a range of cabin styles sleeping up to seven guests. Excellent amenities make the park an ideal family holiday destination. Close to the Huon Valley, Bruny Island and Hobart.

Hartzview Wine Centre offers a cafe, cellar door tastings, providore and much more. All day lunches are served in the cafe, devonshire teas, specialty desserts and real coffee. Chardonnay and a range of ports, liquers, cassis and mead to taste. Take a stroll into history on the self-guided heritage pickers hut walks.

Villa Howden, reminiscent of a French Chateau, is a short drive from Margate and just 15 minutes from Hobart. High Teas are served on weekends and local seasonal cuisine throughout the week for dinner. The Villa offers wonderful views, luxury amenities, an indoor saltwater pool, a glass of sparkling on arrival and gourmet breakfast is included.

Woodbridge Hill Handweaving. An old craft seen in a beautiful setting, views over Bruny Island and the Channel.Watch the weaver at work and admire the colourful display of goods: Handspun alpaca shawls and throws, silk scarves, Cushions, baby blankets, hats, handspun yarns ,floor rugs and woven tapestries. Tuition available.

Come to the Channel Museum, 20 minutes south of Hobart.  Explore and be amazed by our authentic displays that depict how life in the Channel area was for the early settlers and pioneers.  Our café serves delicious hot and cold snacks, light meals, and drinks.  Open 10:00 to 16:00 daily.

Be inspired at Inverawe Gardens!  Join Margaret and Bill in their 9.5 hectare colourful Australian native plant garden, landscaped around historic North West Bay, with stunning views and abundant bird life.  Sculpture, poetry, whimsy, labelled plants and interpretation signs enhance the experience.  Just 15 minutes south of Hobart.

Woodbridge Hill Hideaway is a romantic luxury spa accommodation featuring spectacular views which can be taken in from the spa or from the reclining chair by the fire. There is a self contained kitchen, a barbecue on your private deck a heated indoor pool and full breakfast provisions.

At Woodbridge Hill Smokehouse you can sample some of Australia’s finest smoked Ocean Trout and Atlantic Salmon. Visit our newly opened Taste House from Monday to Friday 10am-4pm and Saturday 12-4pm.

Art Farm Birchs Bay, at Five Bob Pepperberry Farm, hosts the renowned Annual Sculpture Trail, plus exhibitions, workshops and events. The Farm and Forest Walks welcome dogs on leads and are open all year round.

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