ACTIVITIES:

TOURS:

  1. CRUISE OF THE ARTHUR RIVER (see the two brochures): Travel up the beautiful Arthur River and see the wild remote rainforest. Try and identify the different species of trees (Oaks, Celery Top Pine, Blackwood, Leatherwood, Myrtle, etc).
  2. WOOLNORTH TOURS (see brochure): Enjoy the Tasmania farm experience from the 1820's; view the spectacular great Southern Ocean.
  3. WILDERNESS TO WEST COAST TOURS (see brochure)
    - Day fishing tour
    - Wilderness to west coast
    - Tarkine discovery tour
    - Milkshake's Reserve tour
  4. MAWBANNA (see brochure)
  5. BOAT TRIP TO SEAL COLONY - STANLEY
  6. FAIRY PENGUIN - STANLEY

SUGGESTED DRIVES:

  1. WOOLNORTH
  2. MARRAWAH BEACH, ARTHUR RIVER VILLAGE (do the cruise) and take the road south to Smithton (TAKE A DETOUR TO TAYATEA BRIDGE): Suggested starting time 8am and there is some gravel road on the way back from the Arthur River. Buy some home made jam at Edith Creek.
  3. DIP RIVER FOREST RESERVE
  4. WEST COAST WILDERNESS DRIVE (See brochure) The Western Explorer route links Stanley and Smithton in the north west to Strahan on the west coast.

SELF GUIDED TOURS:

  1. EAST DUCK RIVER FORESHORE PATH: Spot the different species of birds as you walk along the path. In the late afternoon, count the number of wallabies and rabbits you see at the northern end of the walk.
  2. VIEW THE DUCK RIVER FROM THE LOOKOUT:
    It is a spectacular view at full tide.
  3. STANLEY:
    a. Highfield Historic site (see brochure) b. Joe Lyons cottage (see brochure) c. The Nut (see brochure)

Seals basking in the sun

LOCATIONS TO VISIT:

  1. TARKINE FOREST ADVENTURES (Dismal Swamp)
  2. WOOLNORTH WIND FARM GATE
  3. MARRAWAH BEACH
  4. THE ARTHUR RIVER VILLAGE
  5. THE ARTHUR RIVER
  6. THE TARKINE AND SOME OF THE ACCESSIBLE TOURIST LOCATIONS
  7. STANLEY
  8. SMITHTON
  9. DIP RIVER FOREST RESERVE
  10. ROCKY CAPE NATIONAL PARK
  11. LOTS MORE...

THE MAJOR FACTORIES LOCATION IN THE SMITHTON AREA:

Gunns Sawmill - Bass Hwy, Smithton
Britton Brothers Sawmill - Brittons Rd, Smithton
McCain Foods - 1 Smith Street, Smithton
Greenham Tasmania Abattoirs - Bacon Factory Road, Smithton
Abalone Tasmania - 3 Rocklyn Road, Smithton
Murray Goulburn C0-0perative Co Ltd - Edith Creek Site
A Map Is Provided.

All accommodation self-contained. All tourist accommodation neccessities provided. All choice.

Bed and Breakfast

10 Smith Street
Smithton 7330
TASMANIA

YOUR HOST
Michael
Ph: (03) 6452 2162
Mob: 0418 595 314

Tour information is subject to change at any time and may be subject to seasonal changes in availability and opening hours.

Please check conditions of roads before embarking on any of our suggested drives.Please enquire about our delicious picnic hampers filled with local products including cheeses, jams, wine, chocolate, fruit etc. Perfect for a day of adventuring.

Prices are quoted at the time of order.