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Launceston and the North is in Tasmania. There are an abundance of attractions and activities in Launceston and the North to choose from.
Launceston and the North Attractions that have been selected to appear on the AGFG website have been categorised according to Activity. Attractions in Launceston and the North are classified as follows:
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1Ross Attractions TAS
One of four female factories established in Tasmania, Ross Female Factory was the incarceration house for female convicts from 1847 to 1854. A protected historic site,...
2Ormley Attractions TAS
A large plateau of rocky cliffland that dominates the state's north east, Ben Lomond National Park is Tasmania's predominant skiing destination by winter, and s...
3Launceston Attractions TAS
Australia's largest regional museum, the Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery embraces all aspects of social, scientific & creative life from its ...
4Launceston Attractions TAS
A 15 minute walk from the city centre, Cataract Gorge is one of Launceston's premier tourist destinations. Take a trip on the world's longest single span chairlift be...
5Launceston Attractions TAS
Presiding over Launceston’s City Park in Tasmania for three days of foodie fun is Festivale, an annual event held on the second weekend of February (occasionally spanning ...
6Ross Attractions TAS
A bushland reservation where visitors can see fallow deer, kangaroos, wallabies and black swans. Barbecues and a kiosk are on site.
7Hadspen Attractions TAS
An early settler's home with great charm, built in 1820. The house is furnished with valuable antiques and is situated among beautiful parks and gardens. A collection of ...
8Launceston Attractions TAS
9George Town Attractions TAS
Built in 1889 on the site of a still older light.
10Ross Attractions TAS
Carefully restored. Licensed in 1840. The adjoining stables date from 1828.
11Launceston Attractions TAS
Australia's oldest woollen mills. Visitors welcome.
12Nabowla Attractions TAS
Bridestowe Estate is a working Lavender Farm that was established over 90 years ago and now has an exciting new fine food product range that is quite unique....
13Launceston Attractions TAS
is a 5ha reserve with hothouses growing begonias and cyclamens, handsome oaks and elms, and a small children's zoo.
14Oatlands Attractions TAS
A wildlife sanctuary which also offers good facilities for water sports in the summer months (a boat ramp is available for power boats).
15Oatlands Attractions TAS
Offer excellent fishing, picnicking and nature trails.
16Ross Attractions TAS
Held on the second Saturday in February, attracts rough riders from all over Australia. Competitions are also held for champion shearers and axemen.
17Launceston Attractions TAS
Welcome to one of the best guided Tasmanian wine tour in the sensational Launceston Tamar Valley. Your informed wine tour guide and business owner/operator is...
18Ross Attractions TAS
Built from stone used in an earlier church on a different site. The organ is more than 100 years old.
19Launceston Attractions TAS
20Ross Attractions TAS
History of Tasmanian wool production from settlement to today.
21George Town Attractions TAS
(1827), in Cimitiere St, once the Port Officer's residence, serves refreshments and locally made handcrafts.
22Ross Attractions TAS
A dominant feature in the town, was built by convicts and opened in 1836. Noted for its unique stone carvings and arches, it is one of the oldest bridges in Australia.
23Ross Attractions TAS
Completed in 1836, was originally the headquarters of the 50th Royal Army Ordinance Corps. It now houses the Ross Memorial Library.
24Oatlands Attractions TAS
Examples of the topiarist's art, as seen on the Midlands Highway leading north from town. Various animals and shapes are depicted.
25Oatlands Attractions TAS
built in 1837, was windpowered. It is a State monument and open to the public
26George Town Attractions TAS
Commemorates the site of Lt-Col Paterson's landing in 1804 - making George Town the third oldest settlement by Europeans in Australia, after Sydney and its envi...
27Launceston Attractions TAS
Built in 1895 and 3km from the city on the South Esk River. Picnic facilities which are open daily until 5pm. Near the present power station is the site of one of the ...
A large plateau of rocky cliffland that dominates the state's nort...
A 15 minute walk from the city centre, Cataract Gorge is one of Launceston's...
One of four female factories established in Tasmania, Ross Female Facto...
Australia's largest regional museum, the Queen Victoria...
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