About the Region...

Tassie wilderness walks Derby Mountains

Discover the natural beauty and pioneering spirit of Tasmania's North East. Vineyards and farmland contrast with forests and stretches of beautiful unspoiled beaches. Experience waterfalls, rain forests, great short walks and a pristine ocean that supports a vibrant fishing community. At Derby, you'll discover mining heritage and at Pyengana there's award-winning cheeses and fresh produce grown in the region's rich soils.

Fossicking Tin Mining Holiday Enjoy

Discover the rich history of Tin Mining and Gemstones of the area and try your hand at fossicking in some of the local Creeks and Rivers !!

Sunsets Mountains Lakes Beauty

 Tasmania's North-North East is known for its fertile land and quality timber. Crops such as poppies and hops grow here and grazing land for sheep is plentiful. A former mining area, relics of that era can still be found in region's towns. Launceston is the largest city in the region. From Launceston, the island's second major city, this area covers dark green forests, ancient mountain peaks, fields of summer lavender, vineyards, tiny villages, national parks and walking tracks along unspoiled beaches as far as you can see.