Latest travel information concerning COVID-19.

  • Translate Site
  • Clouds 9°C

Experience the East Tamar

A rich history and fertile soil combine to form a landing place that's far from surface deep.

With boutique vineyards & distilleries, berry farms, Australia's oldest pilot station and an early lighthouse to explore, peel back the layers to unearth a busy working port, thriving rural and riverside hamlets and secluded coastal townships.

Create your own adventure

These top picks have been selected to offer visitors an insight into the best experiences that the East Tamar has to offer. Add one recommendation to the Trip Planner, or experience them all... the adventure is yours to create.

Low Head Pilot Station Maritime Museum

Now open 7 days week with COVID precautions.On the picturesque Low Head Peninsula at the mouth of the Tamar…

Low Head Foghorn

The Low Head Foghorn, at the mouth of the Tamar River, is a unique piece of Tasmania's maritime history.The…

Fannys Bay Distillery

Fannys Bay Distillery is situated on Tasmania's northern coastline, within 150 metres of Bass Strait in Tam O'…

Tam O'Shanter Golf & Community Club Inc

Tam O'Shanter Golf & Community Club offers visitors a beautiful links style 9 hole golf course, Green…

It takes a village to build a destination

George Town

George Town is the third oldest settlement in Australia after Sydney and Hobart. The town sits on the banks of…

Low Head

Low Head is five kilometres north of George Town on the north coast of Tasmania. Located on the eastern side…

Tamar Valley Touring Route

This drive explores the majestic Tamar River from Launceston to Bass Strait as it meanders for nearly 60 km…

General Information

Stay Connected


General Information

If you would like more information about the region, please contact the George Town Visitor Information Centre located at 92-96 Main Road, George Town TAS 7253:


Phone: (03) 6382 1700