Low Head Tourism

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Low Head is a suburb of George Town, Tasmania, on a peninsula at the mouth of the Tamar River, 5 kilometres north-west of the town centre. It is a popular snorkel and scuba diving area during much of the year, with extensive wide, unspoiled beaches. The area also has a lighthouse, beaches and a colony of little penguins (Eudyptula minor). At the 2006 census, Low Head had a population of 474. In 1996 the MV Iron Baron ran aground on Hebe Reef, off Low Head, causing the worst oil disaster in Australia's history. The foghorn Chance Bros. 'Type G' diaphone at Low Head Lighthouse is the only operable foghorn of its type and is popular with tourists as it is sounded at noon every Sunday.

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Facts and Stats for Low Head*

  • Pollution Statistics in Low Head

    Know the pollution level of Low Head before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 3.57 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 33.33 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 25 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Low Head: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 25 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 37.5 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 50 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 37.5 (Low)
    • Drug offense 50 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 81.25 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 62.5 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 43.75 (Moderate)
  • Living in Low Head - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 62.5 (High)
    • Climate Index 86.9 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 16.09 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 25 (Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 4.81 (Very Low)
    • 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 Low Head

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Low Head

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.08 USD
    • International Movie per seat 13.76 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 38.33 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 91.99 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 68.61 USD

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

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