"Launceston" Top 5 Page for this destination Launceston by Kate-Me
Launceston Travel Guide: 146 reviews and 358 photos
Launceston is Tasmania's second oldest and second largest city, situated on the Tamar river, to the North East, about 1 hour from Devonport.
It is a pretty place, with much of the city shops in a kind of basin depression and the housing areas on elevated hills surrounding it.
The shopping is quite good, and there are many attractions in and around the area.
- Pros:Quite a nice fairly compact city
- Cons:It's always a bit colder than the rest of Australia
- In a nutshell:A nice place for a holiday with nice old world charm
I see why they call this place Beauty Point. It's rather nice to see the docks area with the mountains in the distant... more travel advice
At Cataract Gorge I really enjoyed seeing the peacocks (they are a fairly common bird to see in some parks in Australia... more travel advice
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