We’re bemused to read visiting journalist suggestions for one day in Hobart with itineraries including EVERYTHING. Have they ever been here? You simply cannot visit a trio of stellar sites like Port Arthur Convict Settlement and Mount Field National Park and Tahune AirWalk in a single day and do any of them justice. Impossible! And insane to try. Keeping it Real: One Day in Hobart We’ve had a little experience with tourist attractions in Tasmania, so we give you… one of many possible itinerary suggestions. This one day in Hobart is spent contained within the actual city limits and book-ended by stunning views over the...Read More
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Pinktober Light Up Hobart is brought to you by MacMurray Insurance Brokers and will commence from 1 October 2017. Pinktober Light Up Hobart highlights will include… Hobart’s Railway Roundabout Fountain (see photo above) Elizabeth Street Mall and Kennedy Lane Franklin Square Fountain 2017: Pinktober Light Up Hobart To mark the commencement of October (breast cancer awareness month) and to herald the upcoming Pink Cup on October 8, Pinktober Light Up Hobart will see Hobart City Council sites glowing brightly in pink to shine a spotlight on breast cancer awareness. As in previous years, the Hobart Volunteer Committee will be encouraging local businesses and...Read More
A Great Place to Live – Why Investors Are Rushing to Buy Property In Tasmania Tasmania is a great place to live, with beautiful surroundings and loads to do. This is something those of us who live here already know. However there has been an interesting trend of late of people looking to invest in property in Tasmania, specifically in Hobart. The Tasmanian property market has seen a lot of investors coming to spend money on houses in recent times, and this is a trend that boosts our economy and also gives Tasmania a bigger position in global terms....Read More
We’re losing our touch. We forgot to mention one very important highlight in our last article: chocolates from Kettering! Nutpatch Nougat: Chocolates from Kettering When we reported our top three features from a daytrip to Tinderbox via The Channel region, we failed to include Nutpatch Nougat. D’oh! We’ve recorded our love for this Huon Trail business before, but there’s always room for another reference. Some of our very astute Facebook followers rightfully pointed out another important fact too. Owner and master chocolatier Giovanni now sells chocolates from Kettering AND a brand new location. Chocolates: Think Hobart, Tasmania If you’re not...Read More
Via Think Tasmania on Instagram, we promised details of lunch at Salamanca Inn. So here goes! Cheesecake for Lunch at Salamanca Inn! Life is short, so we’re going to skip straight to the most important thing. Cheesecake! The specials board reveals each current incarnation at this restaurant; we scored lemon cheesecake with white chocolate and watermelon sorbet. We thought that was pretty special, but then we heard the next offering was a “Rich Chocolate Easter-Egg Cheesecake”. OMG. Seriously though, cheesecake may not be the most important thing to everyone. Our lunch at Salamanca Inn did start with some magnificent seafood selections, kinda appropriate...Read More
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