Hobart Tourism

Visit Hobart - Best of Hobart

Not only is Hobart the most populated city in Tasmania, but any Hobartian worth their salt will tell you unabashedly that Hobart is the second oldest city of Australia. The small and tranquil city was founded in 1804, and today boasts of a lively and vibrant atmosphere, with its beaches, a busy city centre and a skyline that is dominated by the magnificent Mt Wellington. The social calendar of Hobart has quite a few treats for people traveling with and without families.

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Facts and Stats for Hobart*

  • Pollution Statistics in Hobart

    Know the pollution level of Hobart before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 12.04 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 34.52 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 29.76 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 22.62 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 7.14 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 15.48 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 10.42 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 19.05 (Very Low)
  • Hobart: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Hobart for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Hobart.

    • Burglary and Theft 34.38 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 26.56 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 30.47 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 30.83 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 28.13 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 41.41 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 33.59 (Low)
    • Drug offense 44.53 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 82.03 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 57.03 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 39.06 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 26.56 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 39.06 (Low)
  • Living in Hobart - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Hobart is 192.48 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 65.85 (High)
    • Climate Index 90.71 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 18.99 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 19.45 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 82.22 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 64.04 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.96 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 105.67 (High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Hobart

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Hobart

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.09 USD
    • International Movie per seat 14.21 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 65.84 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 107.62 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 73.52 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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