What takes your fancy?

Planning your trip to the North West coast of Tasmania is an adventure in itself with many experiences on offer. Whether you prefer a relaxing holiday of art, food, and history or something a little bit more adventurous of biking, hiking and caving the choice is yours when visiting.

Soak up our local history, savour the delicious food and beverage along the Tasting Trail, experience native wildlife, and be amazed by our unique landscapes – the options are endless. You choose your pace and we’ll provide the scenery, tastes and adventures.

Gowrie Park Attraction BirdwatchingHikingWalks

O’Neills Creek picnic reserve

O’Neill’s Creek Nature Trail is an easy 15 minute walk (approximately 700 metres to O’Neill’s Road) and leads to the start of the Mt Roland Regional Reserve walking tracks. Spectacular Mt Roland forms the…
Waratah Attraction Birdwatching

Philosopher Falls

Follow the historic mining water race along an easily accessible walking track that leads to a view of Philosopher Falls -named after the man who changed the fortunes of the entire state of Tasmania…
Railton Destination Information BirdwatchingScenic DrivesWalks


The ‘Town of Topiary’, located between Latrobe and Sheffield, maintains more than 100 imaginative topiary characters along streets and in parks and private gardens. Here you can see everything from a life-size topiary steam…
Wynyard Attraction BirdwatchingCyclingFishing

Richard Gutteridge Gardens

A great place to relax, recharge and rejuvenate, Richard Gutteridge Gardens is a beautifully maintained and picturesque open garden set alongside the Inglis River, incorporating the Wynyard Wharf area. The garden and wharf pathways…
West Ulverstone Tour BirdwatchingBoatingSwimming

Riverlinks Tasmania

Riverlinks Tasmania Leven River Cruises is a small Tasmanian-owned family river cruise business that runs a variety of cruises, with bush-walk and wildlife viewing in North West Tasmania. Viewing wildlife up close in their…
Smithton Tour BirdwatchingFour Wheel DrivingWalks

Tall Timbers Adventure Tours

Tall Timbers Adventure Tours offers a unique attraction for visitors to Tasmania’s North West. Experience Australia’s largest cool-climate rainforest, the Tarkine wilderness, led by the region’s most experienced guide in a luxury four-wheel drive,…
Waratah Attraction Birdwatching

Tarkine Forest Reserve

This huge area of temperate rainforest is home to mountain ranges, wild rivers, buttongrass moorlands and a rugged coastline with long sandy beaches and coastal heath. There’s a rich variety of animals in the…
Devonport Attraction BirdwatchingWalks

The Tasmanian Arboretum

The Arboretum is a 66 hectare botanical tree park and nature reserve in Tasmania’s North West. Only 12 kilometres from Devonport but a million miles from care, the 66 hectares of landscaped Arboretum and…
Waratah Destination Information BirdwatchingCampingCyclingFishing


Waratah is a small town on the edge of the Tarkine wilderness and was once home to the richest tin mine in the southern hemisphere. Today, the town’s rich mining past has long since…
Gunns Plains Attraction BirdwatchingCampingCanoeing/KayakingFishingWalks

Wings Wildlife Park

Wings Wildlife Park is a multi-award winning family owned business and displays the largest collection of Tasmanian wildlife in Australia. We’re less than a one-hour drive from the Spirit of Tasmania ferry terminal in…