Battery Point Tourism
Battery Point is a suburb of the city of Hobart, Tasmania, Australia. It is immediately south of the central business district. It is in the local government area of City of Hobart. Battery Point is named after the battery of guns which were established on the point in 1818 as part of the Hobart coastal defences. The battery no longer exists. The area is generally known as one of the city's more prestigious suburbs, with many large and extravagant homes and apartment blocks. It adjoins the waterfront Salamanca area as well as the nearby prestigious suburb of Sandy Bay. Battery Point has a large number of historic houses dating from the first European settlement of 'Hobart Town'. Probably the most significant is Arthur Circus with its cottages, mostly originally constructed for the officers of the garrison. Arthur Circus is the only circus in Australia. Battery Point is accessible via Hampden Road, which runs from Sandy Bay Road from the edge of the city. Battery Point residents have been the centre of controversy in recent years, demanding noise restrictions and other measures aimed at safeguarding a sheltered lifestyle.Wikipedia
This is a comprehensive travel guide for Battery Point in Australia. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Battery Point like a local. When planning a trip to Battery Point, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Hobart. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Hobart for its bountiful attractions like Mount Wellington, Museum Of Old And New Art, Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens on your trip to Battery Point. Also, to reach Battery Point, you'll have to take a flight to Hobart; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. To explore Battery Point, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!
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