North West Area Highlights & Essential Things To Do
Discover Your Local North West Area
The North West region of Tasmania is home to award winning scenery and list-topping destinations for travellers around the world. With national parks, native and heritage landscapes, wildlife, and of course coastal regions warmer than anywhere else in the state, the North West has countless places to go and things to see and do for the traveller of any age.
Discover hidden gems in the heart of the North West region of Tasmania. Travel to Tasmania from Melbourne via the sea and you’ll arrive in Devonport. The port town is home to some of the best coffee in Tasmania. Guide your tastebuds through a Tasmanian adventure with the best produce in the state. Grab something to eat upon arrival from the cafes and restaurants that line the coast. Learn more about the history of the North West coastal region at the Bass Strait Maritime Centre before setting off to explore the attractions in the region yourself.
The iconic natural attraction Cradle Mountain is a hit with tourists who visit from all corners of the globe. The world heritage listed spot has been preserved to maintain native flora and fauna. With history that dates back thousands of years and a landscape that is made up of a number of different islands, mountains, rainforests and waterways, the North West region is unique to the rest of Tasmania.
The North West region is the perfect place to go with the family. Visit the North West region in November and take the kids to the country fair at Sheffield School Show. Head down in December and stop off at the Circular Head Show, complete with live entertainment for the whole family and rides that will churn any stomach.
Relax in the tranquil region of Tasmania that is the North West.
North West Events & What's On
- 2017 Devonport Show Devonport Showground
- 2017 Circular Head Show Stanley Recreation Ground
- 2017 Town & Gown Procession - Burnie Burnie Council Chambers
- RSPCA Christmas Trivia Night Reece High School
- Literacy Planet @ Burnie LINC Burnie LINC
- Garage Storage - How To Bunnings Warehouse - Burnie
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