Once a penal colony Port Arthur is a monument to colonial Australia. Old sandstone ruins stand where one of the countries harshest penal colonies once stood.
Tours of this historic site are available or you can explore the history on your own.
Cascade is Australia’s oldest brewery and produces some of the premium quality beer found in Australia. Using only the freshest Tasmanian ingredients and crystal clear water it produces a beautiful drop.
Tours of he brewery are available, and word is you can taste some of their tasty product at the end of the tour.
Wrest Point Casino
Australia’s first casino, opening in 1973 and offers a fantastic gaming experience. With all the games popular games and fun you would expect from a world class casino- Wrest Point- Hobart’s highest skyscraper is a must for everyone wanting a flutter
Just up from Constitutional Dock is Salamanca Place a thriving historic strip of old wharf sheds which have now been converted into cafes, restaurants and tourist based shops.
The weekend the whole area turns into a fantastic market with over 300 stalls selling everything from fresh produce to arts and crafts. It is estimated over 92% of visitors to Tasmania visit this precinct.
Cadbury Chocolate Factory
What could be yummier? tasty chocolate….mmmmmmm!
World famous chocolate brand Cadbury has been making their tasty products in Claremont Hobart since 1921.
The factory operates tours on most work days (they should be booked)
See how they produce their chocolate products, and even sample a few of them- a must for any sweet tooth!