Backpacker Hub

Address: 1 Tamar Street, Launceston, Tasmania, 7250, Australia | Hostel
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This hostel, located on 1 Tamar Street, Launceston, is near City Park, The Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery, The Tamar Valley, and J. Boag & Son.
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Travel Blogs from Launceston

Ahoy there from the Cataract Cruises

A travel blog entry by nicksmale on Mar 24, 2015

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... a bit of a crash landing. We were not surprised that the Company was called "Cataract Cruises" (should have gone to Specsavers).
A lovely cruise and then we had some scallops and calamari with a beer and sat out on the riverside as it was so warm.

A walking tour around the town to see some of the architecture (be prepared to be seriously bored with all the photos when we get home) followed by a ...

Beauty Point Marina

A travel blog entry by garyaxton on Mar 05, 2015

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... that the port engine alternator that charges the house battery bank was not working. The instruments feed off the house bank not the engine bank. Given we were in company of the other boats we can live without instruments. Mike was able to line up an marine auto electrician at Beauty Point who arranged to rebuild the alternator and we are back online with full power ...

Cataract Gorge Launceston

A travel blog entry by court-n-keiran on Dec 19, 2014

1 comment, 9 photos

Today we got up early and drove from Hobart to Launceston to pick up Sue from the airport @ 9:30am. We were very lucky and Julia Gillard was also on the flight and the kids got to have a photo with her. We have all been very excited about Nanna's arrival and can't wait to show her around Tasmania a little bit the 7 days she will be here.

First stop is ...

Day 9 Hanoi to Tam Coc Nimb bin

A travel blog entry by suepaine on Sep 06, 2014

Arrived on train in Hanoi at 4.30am. Started day with trying to find our way to the hotel, this was little problematic as the lights weren't on but eventually we realised in was only around the corner. After a very needed shower and breakfast we all headed off in the bus only to be pulled up by the police for what seemed nothing at all, great start. Feeling very sorry for the driver we all chipped in $100,000 each to cover the cost of his fine, ...

A Long Day

A travel blog entry by jasonandgaryn on Jan 21, 2014

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... was in the CBD of Launceston where we visited the information centre and found out more about all the wine trails in the nearby area. There are tons of wineries with open cellar doors in the summer here. We started at Goaty Hill and we each tried some wines. These were really good wines. This was the first time I have been able to pick up and recognize scents in a wine before reading about what I was supposed to smell! For example, there was a Sauvignon ...