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Top-Rated Tourist Attractions in Launceston, Australia

Must see places in Launceston ranked on popularity. Here is the complete list of best attractions in Launceston and point of interests to visit.

  1. Cataract Gorge Reserve

    #1 of 108 Things To Do in Launceston
    Cataract Gorge Reserve

    Tags: Park

    Address: 74-90 Basin Rd, West Launceston TAS 7250, Australia

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    On approach, you’ll find the Basin Cafe, and a cottage filled with paintings and photographs of the surrounding landscape. There is also a swimming pool at this location. Right next to it is the...Read more

  2. City Park

    #2 of 108 Things To Do in Launceston
    City Park

    Tags: Park

    Address: 45-55 Tamar st., Launceston TAS 7250, Australia

    Timings: 07:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    This heritage city park has quite a diverse set of attractions. The standard decorations include playgrounds, picnic tables, fountains, a cafe, the Boer War Memorial and a cannon from the Crimean War ...Read more

  3. Queen Victoria Museum

    #3 of 108 Things To Do in Launceston
    Queen Victoria Museum

    Tags: Museum

    Address: 2 Invermay Rd, Invermay TAS 7248, Australia

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    One of the largest museums in Australia, this place has a thorough and interesting collection of arts and artefacts relating to Tasmania, colonial history, and the natural sciences of the regions. The...Read more

  4. Tasmania Zoo

    #4 of 108 Things To Do in Launceston
    Tasmania Zoo

    Tags: Zoo

    Address: 1166 Ecclestone Rd, Riverside TAS 7250, Australia

    Timings: 09:00 am - 04:30 pm Details

    The location of this resume feels very natural as it is that far outside the main city. Located on 900 acres of old-growth native bushland, the zoo is home to Tasmanian devils, emus, kangaroos, monkey...Read more

  5. J Boag And Son

    #5 of 108 Things To Do in Launceston
    J Boag And Son

    Tags: Brewery, Adults

    Address: 39 William St Ln, Launceston TAS 7250, Australia

    Timings: 09:30 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Founded in 1883, this brewery’s identity has become Inseparable from the identity of Launceston. This alone makes it worth taking the 60 or 90 minutes tour of the brewery. Obviously the tour wou...Read more

  6. National Automobile Museum Of Tasmania

    #6 of 108 Things To Do in Launceston
    National Automobile Museum Of Tasmania

    Tags: Museum, Automobile Museum

    Address: 86 Cimitiere St, Launceston TAS 7250, Australia

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Of the many attractions you came to Tasmania for a breathtaking car collection was probably not one of them. Covering historically significant and utterly stylish vehicles over the last 100 years this...Read more

  7. Tamar Island Wetlands Centre

    #7 of 108 Things To Do in Launceston
    Tamar Island Wetlands Centre

    Tags: Outdoors, Conservation Centre

    Address: W Tamar Hwy, Riverside TAS 7250, Australia

    Timings: 07:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    This lovely preserve covers both the Tamar Island Wetlands Centre (close to the A7 highway) and the island itself, which can be accessed from the center by a boardwalk. Indeed, this is something of a ...Read more

  8. Josef Chromy Wines

    #8 of 108 Things To Do in Launceston
    Josef Chromy Wines

    Tags: Food And Drinks, Winery

    Address: 370 Relbia Rd, Relbia TAS 7258, Australia

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Restaurants have to be something special to qualify as attractions. This lunchtime wine and cellar outfit, a 15 minute drive out of Launceston, set in an 1880s historic homestead, and located in the m...Read more

  9. The Old Umbrella Shop

    #9 of 108 Things To Do in Launceston
    The Old Umbrella Shop

    Tags: Specialty Shop

    Address: 60 George St, Launceston TAS 7250, Australia

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The R Shott & Sons. name has been synonymous with Launceston umbrellas for three generations now. This curious shop is one of the last of its kind in the city - and early 20th century store. The l...Read more

  10. Country Club Tasmania Casino

    #10 of 108 Things To Do in Launceston
    Country Club Tasmania Casino

    Tags: Casino, Adults

    Address: Country Club Ave, Prospect Vale TAS 7250, Australia

    Timings: 09:00 am - 11:59 pm Details

    Head out to this place if you’re looking for some upscale fun. The casino, spread across two gaming floors, was opened in 1982. Serving up poker, sports bets, blackjack, federal baccarat, roulet...Read more

  11. Harvest Launceston Community Farmers Market

    #11 of 108 Things To Do in Launceston
    Harvest Launceston Community Farmers Market

    Tags: Market

    Address: 71 Cimitiere St, Launceston TAS 7250, Australia

    Timings: 08:30 am - 12:30 pm Details

    The freshest of Tasmanian produce is brought to this weekend farmer’s market every Saturday Morning. Mead, dairy, bread, fruit, wines, vegetables, eggs, and flowers are standard fare, all delici...Read more

  12. Franklin House

    #12 of 108 Things To Do in Launceston
    Franklin House

    Tags: Museum, History Museum

    Address: Hobart Rd, Youngtown TAS 7249, Australia

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    This is Launceston’s only historic house museum. Built in Georgian style for one-time convict, later brewer and innkeeper Britton Jones, it is managed by the National Trust in Tasmania. The hous...Read more

  13. Moores Hill Estate

    #13 of 108 Things To Do in Launceston
    Moores Hill Estate

    Tags: Winery, Vineyard, Adults

    Address: 3343 W Tamar Hwy, Sidmouth TAS 7270, Australia

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    You cannot be said to have visited Tamar Valley without checking out at least one of its wineries. A 30 minute drive out from Launceston, the Moore’s hill estate family operated cellar door has ...Read more

  14. The Town Clock

    #14 of 108 Things To Do in Launceston
    The Town Clock

    Tags: Tower

    Address: 68 Cameron St, Launceston TAS 7250, Australia

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This century old clock with the old Launceston General Post Office at Civic Square chimes every quarter-hour. This is amusingly a source of great nuisance to the people who live in the clock’s i...Read more

  15. Entally Estate

    #15 of 108 Things To Do in Launceston
    Entally Estate

    Address: 782 Meander Valley Rd, Hadspen TAS 7290, Australia

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    The Premier of Tasmania from 1876 to 1877, Thomas Reibey, lived here. The estate is named after a Calcuttan suburb. For around half the year the historic homestead is open for touring for visitors who...Read more

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  • Bay of Fires
    Bay of Fires

    Duration: 9 Hrs 15 Mins

    Lavender Farm, Binalong Bay, Fingal Valley. This tour takes you through some of the prettiest locations in Tasmania, from th...

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  • Seahorse World Guided Tour
    Seahorse World Guided Tour

    Duration: 45 Mins

    Visit Seahorse World on Tasmania's northern coast for a 45-minute guided tour of this aquarium outside Launceston. Enjoy an i...

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  • Save 7% Hollybank Treetops Adventure - Canopy Tours
    Hollybank Treetops Adventure - Canopy Tours New on TripHobo

    Duration: 3 Hrs

    Experience Tasmania from the forest floor all the way up into the treetops! Hollybank Treetops Adventure Tasmania's First Out...

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  • Cradle Mountain Day Trip from  Launceston
    Cradle Mountain Day Trip from Launceston New on TripHobo

    Duration: 8 Hrs

    Take a small-group day trip with a knowledgeable and friendly local tour guide, who is ready to show you around the magn...

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