Soaring gracefully above the verdant countryside dangling under the colourful orb of a hot air balloon with a light breeze ruffling your hair. Perhaps looking forward to a champagne breakfast when you return to terra firma. Sounds magic! I wonder how many people have that experience on their bucket list? It was on my 60 … Continue reading Stories from the Great Southern Road Trip: A Hot Air Balloon Ride
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The Tarkine Drive – NW Tasmania
The “Tarkine” refers to the remote north-western corner of Tasmania. The drive from Strahan to Arthur River goes through the heart of the Tarkine and is part of the signposted route called the Tarkine Drive. You will only pass through a few very small settlements and Zeehan, an old mining town, well past its heyday. … Continue reading The Tarkine Drive – NW Tasmania
Don’t come to Flinders Island!
Flinders Island is the largest in the Furneaux group of islands in Bass Strait. It is on the north-east side of Tasmania and is governed by Tasmania. It’s less than 70km from end to end and 37 km at its widest point. The population is less than 1000. You can get there by a car … Continue reading Don’t come to Flinders Island!