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Tales from the island

Peel back the layers of this storied island: discover Tasmania’s remarkable places and people. From meals with food lovers to conversations with creatives and eco innovators, these island guides are brimming with local tips and insider inspiration.

Best waterfalls of Tasmania

With its mountainous terrain and reliable rainfall, Tasmania overachieves in the world of waterfalls. Head almost anywhere in the state, and there’s a waterfall or three in easy reach, tumbling over high cliffs, pouring through rainforest, or even tipping into the sea. Here are a few local favourites.

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A man stood in front of Russell Falls, looking up at the fern forests and tall trees.

Top 10 attractions in Tasmania

Choosing Tasmania’s top 10 attractions is an impossible task. All we can do is suggest a few of the many highlights and leave the rest to you. From a wineglass-shaped bay to a remote island, an urban gorge, foodie encounters galore and a life-changing museum, there’s something for everyone here.

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Summit of kunanyi / Mt Wellington

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