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Tasmania’s water is so good you can drink it from a tap.

Have you packed a refillable water bottle for your tour? Make sure you do. Plastic waste is a universal problem. But there’s no need to […]


Hostel vs motel – which is the better accommodation?

You’ve found your dream tour itinerary with Tasmanian destinations such as Cradle Mountain and Freycinet National Park, and now it’s time to choose your accommodation […]


In awe of the Tarkine

In the far North West of Tasmania, there is an ancient landscape known as takayna, or The Tarkine. With the launch of our new 10 […]


Tasmanian Wildlife

Encounters with a giant freshwater crayfish and an antechinus are two of the most fascinating wildlife encounters experienced recently by our Operations Manager, “Wombat” while […]


A day in Cradle Mountain

Cradle Mountain

You’ve waited for this. Finally, a chance to experience the grandeur of the glacial-carved alpine wilderness. Tasmania’s famous Cradle Mountain National Park lies firmly within […]


Connecting with Nature in Tasmania

Tasmania is around 1/5th World Heritage Area. We love connecting people to Tasmania’s diversity of wild places, from the rugged to pristine, temperate forest to […]


Achieving 20 years of Certified Ecotourism

This year in 2022 we are celebrating 20 years of certification with Ecotourism Australia, the peak body for ecotourism and sustainable tourism in Australia. We […]


Featured Tour: The Explorer 6

Our top-selling six day tour of Tasmania, the Explorer 6, has had a slight revamp ready for next high season. From October to April we […]


Essential Packing for Tasmania

Are you travelling to Tasmania and unsure what you should bring? The changing of the seasons is one of the things we Tasmanians love best […]

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