The Sebel Launceston
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The main reason for the two nights in Lonny (as it is affectionately know) is to continue my wine tasting in the Tamar Valley. This is the largest wine producing area in Tasmania that incorporates both the Tamar and Piper's Brook valleys. It turns out that the area was larger than anticipated and after a full days tasting I had still only covered …
The first thing on the list for today is Whisky Tasting at the Hellyers Road Distillery – the largest single malt distillery in Australia. Here a dedicated small team are making boutique amounts of what is turning out to be a great set of expressions. Their current malt is now about 7 years old (they are aiming for a 12 year old single malt …
... We have visited so many playgrounds in Australia we are becoming quite the playground connoisseurs.
Back to the chilly hostel to cook dinner for everyone, before what hopefully will be a good night's sleep. Dylan is amazed to learn that not everyone away travelling is a mummy and has their children with them. He is also learning about different people. He was speechless pointing at an older guy with lots of "fluff" on his chin.
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... ready to cook and much more. After this visit we went to Stillwater - one of the best restaurants in Tasmania. They had a wonderful herb garden - small but looked great and was very useful. In the afternoon we went and checked the sites for the conference. Richard is catering for the conference both Friday and Saturday night. It was a with many visits and great input - I really enjoyed sharing ideas with ...
... s beach across the Great Oyster Bay. The only sad news was that it was so hot and windy I was not able to walk up to the Wineglass Bay lookout to look down on Wineglass Bay. Instead we went up to the Cape Tourville lighthouse boardwalk and looked across to Wineglass Bay. Having left there we travelled back via Ross where the bridge is famous for having a large number of carvings completed by ...
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