Launceston, Tasmania’s second largest city is an elegant mix of Edwardian and Victoria architecture
A gateway to Tasmania’s regional destinations, Launceston is a beautifully elegant destination. Located at the junction of the North and South Esk rivers, the city opens up onto the Tamar River Valley.
A fantastic base for visiting the surrounding wineries and boutique spirit producers, Launceston is within fantastic proximity to the Tamar Valley. There are also a number of National Parks that are known for excellent wildlife-spotting.
The city itself is alive with all the usual features of a modernistic city, including excellent cafes and restaurants. A boardwalk links the city with the cultural precinct if Inveresk, where one of Australia’s best regional galleries can be found.
Visit Launceston and discover what Tasmania is really about.