The Tamar Valley
The Tamar Valley
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The Tamar Valley, famous for it's cool climate wine, but also it's food and produce, it's natural attractions such as the Tamar Island Wetlands, Narawntapu National Park, Notley Gorge, Brady's Lookout and West Head it's many attractions - Seahorse World, Platypus House, Beaconsfield Mine and Heritage Cntre, Grindelwald, Gem & Stone creations, Glengarry Bush Maze and the Rosevears Hotel & Gallery complex. Also home to more than 80 Air BnB listings it's a great base to tour to Cradle Mountain, Bridestowe Lavendar Farm, Derby Mountain Bike trails, Cataract Gorge, Barnbougle Golf Course, local markets, wildlife parks, Treetops Adventure or Launceston's range of fantastic restaurants.
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Albywon
Sydney, Australia11,830 contributions
Jan 2023 • Couples
Enjoyed driving down the West Tamar Highway between Beaconsfield and Launceston. A few good wineries, and Gin Distilleries on the way too.
A beautiful area.
Written 15 January 2023
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Sivijs
Melbourne, Australia113 contributions
Jun 2022
We drove on the eastern section of the Tamar Valley circuit in the morning and witnessed amazing views of the river, hills and historic towns. Western section on the way home but time was short by then. Plenty of wineries to choose from and the wine and cheese platters were great value. We got as far as Greens Beach which had sensational vistas across the bay and surf beach in the national park. Plan your trip as there is much to see and do and the day flies past....a spectacular drive through beautiful country settings and villages.
Written 20 June 2022
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Dan L
Bunbury, Australia7,271 contributions
Mar 2022
Beautiful area where we enjoyed spending seven days enjoying some of the delights that the Valley offers. From Low Head to George Town, Windemere, Launceston, Exeter, Beaconsfield and Beauty Head and then a cruise on the Tamar. Lovely scenery, historical sites, attractions and drives; we enjoyed the lot. Great restaurants and cafes. We gave the wineries a miss, too many other attractions.
Written 10 May 2022
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Lisa
Sydney, Australia6 contributions
Apr 2022
Opportunity to do some short walks, easy driving, enjoyed lunch at a winery and being able to be in nature. Lots more to do.
Written 6 May 2022
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TWal1
Canberra, Australia2,861 contributions
Jan 2022 • Couples
The drive through the Tamar Valley is very pleasant. There is plenty to see and there are towns, villages and wineries to explore. You could easily spend a full day exploring the various sights. The people are friendly and it is bustle free. A good way to chill out.
Written 25 April 2022
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Christine
Oyster Bay, Australia26 contributions
Feb 2022
Nice for a drive from Launceston for the day. Very quiet with peaceful country side. Good tourist info at Exeter. Not many place open to eat (it was a Monday), nothing at beauty Point. Good if you like wine tasting . We visited Beaconsfield Mine and History Museum - good and also the Platypus House - excellent.
Written 2 March 2022
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WestyTweedValley
Hobart, Australia547 contributions
Dec 2021
There are large and small vineyards in this one valley - all good. But my tip is to go for the smaller wineries. More personal, more authentic and some delicious wines.
Written 13 December 2021
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Danielle L
Mooloolaba, Australia139 contributions
Nov 2021
A definite must when visiting this part of the world. Whether you are a wine person or not, the scenery is spectacular.
Written 13 November 2021
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Leigh W
Adelaide, Australia29 contributions
Oct 2021
So many fantastic wineries to visit, with Marion's Vineyard sitting at the top of the pile for me. Genuinely one of the most beautiful cellar door locations you will visit, and with a fabulous array of wines.

Moores Hill Estate, Goaty Hill, Holm Oak and Stony Rise should also be on your to-do list. There are so many more, I just need more time!
Written 1 November 2021
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Robbie
Brisbane, Australia39 contributions
Sep 2021
There were ten wineries in the area, we only got to two, however what a great experience. Wine tasting and cheeses. Yum
Written 28 September 2021
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