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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Wine Bar
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“Mona is truly a world class museum of Modern Arts. The architecture produces amazing spaces to view the exhibits. The waterfall of words is mesmerising and never fails to entrance visitors. Mona can be found by bus/car or a boat ride from city.”
  • 267 locals recommend
Market
“Fantastic market held every Saturday at Salamanca. Wonderful selection of market stalls with local produce and a wide range of products produced by local artisans.”
  • 184 locals recommend
Mountain
“Out standing views of the city on a clear day. Many walking and cycle tracks.”
  • 118 locals recommend
Indie Cinema
“Stylish independent picture house showing films since 1913, with rooftop screenings and a cool cafe & bar. ”
  • 132 locals recommend
Scenic Viewpoint
“The main entrance leads to Launceston's beautiful Cataract Gorge, a recreation hub to swim, walk, run, dine, enjoy nature and simply relax. From the First Basin, the network of walking and hiking trails take visitors through the gardens, wilderness and to panoramic lookouts. The inclinator provides access to the restaurant/cafe, shop, kiosk, First Basin lawns, swimming pools, toilets and shower facilities. Tickets can be purchased at the entrance for the Gorge Scenic Chairlift. Car park on site.”
  • 66 locals recommend
Museum
“This beautiful meseum has lots of large spaces for families to explore. they often have free activities for Children too. Located by the Hobart docks. There is street parking close by (pay per hour on voucher machines), or park in the council operated Argly Street Car Park (pay on exit depending on length of stay).”
  • 78 locals recommend
Park
“ROAD TRIP!! 2 and a bit hours drive up the east coast. Spectacular scenery and win yards on the way.”
  • 32 locals recommend
Garden
“Established in 1818 offers historic plant collections, a visitor centre & a cafe... A good place to stroll around then relax on the lawns with a picinic and the scenery. The indoor orchard display is something else.”
  • 56 locals recommend
Mountain
“Kunanyi/Mt Wellington provides the backdrop to Hobart and is a short distance by vehicle from the city cente. It is the summit of the Wellington Range and is within the Wellington Park Reserve. Breathtaking views a must see!”
  • 53 locals recommend
Bakery
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“A bakery and cafe along Hampden rd Battery Point stroll see the history of this suburb, whilst enjoying great amazing selection of bread, pies, pastries and cakes are all baked in the premises. ”
  • 60 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Famous wine glass bay , walk up saddle to lookout , or walk up Mt Amos but make sure you also go the lighthouse lookout . ”
  • 20 locals recommend
Café
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“Great pub with local, interstate and international music acts most nights of the week, a great beer garden and yummy food.”
  • 55 locals recommend
Farmers Market
“Sunday morning breakfast! A great farmers market with an array beverages, coffee, breakfast and lunch items. A must visit. Under 10 minute (slow) walk away. ”
  • 67 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“A great day-trip if you have time to explore this unique island south of Hobart”
  • 47 locals recommend
Park
“One hour drive from Bella Rosetta. Stunning walks and waterfalls studded by ancient massive trees and fascinating plants. A must see for nature lovers and those looking to emerse themselves in Tasmania's beautiful wilderness.”
  • 49 locals recommend
Museum
“Exhibits on area history, science & more Exhibits on many topics, including Tasmanian history, plus a hands-on science centre & planetarium.”
  • 22 locals recommend