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Strahan Travel Guide: 56 reviews and 143 photos

2 Days on the West Coast of Tasmania

After we left Launceston, we headed across to Strahan. Strahan used to be a booming 2000 person port city on the West Coast, protected from the open ocean by Hell's Gates and MacQuarie Harbor. Today, the town is about 500 strong, and its major industry is fishing and tourism.

It is also the gateway to the Gordon River and Sarah Island, which I will try to write a little more about!

  • Last visit to Strahan: Aug 2005
  • Intro Updated May 9, 2016
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  • tini58de's Profile Photo
    Sep 17, 2005 at 5:19 AM

    Your wish was my command, but what about the UNESCO World Heritage? Loved your tips so far, but I guess I will have to return.... ;-)

  • Sep 4, 2005 at 1:35 AM

    Glad you enjoyed Strahan, mate.


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