12 days in Hobart and South Tasmania Itinerary

12 days in Hobart and South Tasmania Itinerary

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Eaglehawk Neck
— 3 nights
Derwent Bridge
— 1 night
— 7 nights

Eaglehawk Neck

Eaglehawk Neck ©
Eaglehawk Neck is known for outdoors, nature, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get to know the fascinating history of Port Arthur Historic Site, take an in-depth tour of Eaglehawk Neck Historic Site, appreciate the history behind Dog Line, and contemplate the long history of The Church.

To find where to stay and other tourist information, refer to the Eaglehawk Neck travel route planner.

Brisbane to Eaglehawk Neck is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. Traveling from Brisbane in September, expect Eaglehawk Neck to be a bit cooler, temps between 18°C and 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Derwent Bridge.

Things to do in Eaglehawk Neck

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Port Arthur, Taranna
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Port Arthur Historic Site ©
Port Arthur Historic Site
Three Capes Track ©
Three Capes Track
Tasmanian Devil Unzoo ©
Tasmanian Devil Unzoo

Derwent Bridge

Derwent Bridge ©
Derwent Bridge is a locality on the Lyell Highway at the southern edge of the Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park.It is just south of Lake St Clair and the Lake St Clair visitor centre; and it is north of Lake King William and the Butlers Gorge Power Station.It is also the last inhabited location before Linda Valley in the West Coast Range - this section of the highway passes through the Wild Rivers National Park. On the 24th (Thu), take some stellar pictures from King William Saddle, take in the awesome beauty at Frenchmans Cap, then pause for some photo ops at The Wall in the Wilderness, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Franklin-Gordon Wild Rivers National Park.

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You can drive from Eaglehawk Neck to Derwent Bridge in 3.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to travel to Hobart.

Things to do in Derwent Bridge

Parks · Nature · Wildlife
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Frenchmans Cap ©
Frenchmans Cap
The Wall in the Wilderness ©
The Wall in the Wilderness
Franklin-Gordon Wild Rivers National Park ©


Hobart ©
Snaking up the side of a rounded, tree-dotted hill, Hobart sits between Tasmania’s sprawling mountains and the vast estuary of the River Derwent.
Hobart is known for nature, shopping, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the awesome beauty at Mount Wellington, steep yourself in history at Hobart Convict Penitentiary, indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, and take in the views from Richmond Bridge.

For maps and other tourist information, use the Hobart online route planner.

Getting from Derwent Bridge to Hobart by car takes about 2.5 hours. In September in Hobart, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Hobart

Museums · Shopping · Tours

Side Trip

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Mount Wellington ©
Mount Wellington
Salamanca Market ©
Salamanca Market
Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens ©
Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens