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Launceston is the second largest city in Tasmania, located where the North Esk, South Esk and Tamar Rivers meets in northern Tasmania. After Hobart, Launceston has the busiest airport in the state, serving over a million passengers a year.

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Launceston Discussions

  • Driving route in TAS
    Hiya, it is the first time I drive in Tasmania. I'm planning to spend 3 days in TAS. Get off from the Spirit of Tasmania in Devonport, then travel to Hobart, come up to Freycinet Oyster Farm, go to Bicheno and then back to Launceston airport. However, I don't know the way to drive. Any driving map or route that I ...

  • Tasmania - Worth a visit?
    It's definitely worth a visit but not typical of the rest of Oz, I'd say more like NZ. Hobart is a lovely small city good to walk around. Launceston is worth a visit, make sure you walk up the gorge to the lake and the outdoors swimming pool if you are there, also north of Launceston we found a little place ...

  • bass fishing in tasmania
    could get a flight from Melbourne-Launceston on Tiger Airways, Jetstar or Virgin Blue. Once in Tasmania ...

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  • Launceston
    Today we ride from Coles Bay to Launceston, normally a trip of about an hour. I say normally, as that is the direct rouite via the main North/South highway. We don't do direct routes on this trip, preferring ...
    Posted in Tassie Tour 2011 by jayar

  • Launceston
    Awoke around 8:30am and had breaky in the rain. Arrived at Environmental Building & Lifestyle Expo ...
    Posted in AROUND AUSTRALIA TRIP by cssc

  • Day 4
    Saturday September 10 Launceston 201km Sunny and cold. 2 – 14 degrees Feeling well rested. After sleep in and relaxing breakfast, headed up the western side of the Tamar valley, Bradeys Lookout ...
    Posted in Pat & Pete in Tassie by peterjday

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