Budget-Friendly Things to Do in Hobart

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Best Budget-Friendly Things to Do in Hobart

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  • Neil L
    Lake Forest, IL26 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Great views and easy trip from Hobart. Short walk from the car to the viewing area. Good short visit from Hobart and convenient if you have a car.
    Written 19 February 2024
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  • Barbara D
    Greater Adelaide, Australia9 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Was an amazing tour through the brewery. The girl that took us round was very informative and very engaging to the group. Learnt a lot about the brewing process and did enjoy the drink when we finished would definitely recommend this tour
    Written 27 February 2024
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  • JaydeAmber
    34 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Not the biggest gardens but definitely very beautiful! Being from QLD we seldom see bunnies around, but little bunnies and ducklings were all over the place (bunnies are probably a pest but gorgeous nonetheless) the variety of plants was amazing and some of the old trees were awe inspiring. Worth a couple hour stroll for sure, and free to get in :)
    Written 29 February 2024
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  • Julie A
    Tauranga, New Zealand92 contributions
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    This is a must do just for the experience. I am not really a market person and found most of the products really expensive but it is popular and good to tick off your must do list. I love Hobart so it is nice to experience all it has to offer
    Written 21 February 2024
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  • RLD
    United States315 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Loved this boat ride, craft was on time very clean and efficient and the 20 mins it took had spectacular views. Great way to get to The Mona and ride home very efficient too
    Written 22 February 2024
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  • Joanne J
    Margaret River, Australia76 contributions
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    Considering the small size of this museum there’s a lot to see and read about. Very interesting history.
    Written 5 December 2023
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  • Ian S
    2 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    The tour of this wonderful house by Heather was fascinating. Heather has the most incredible knowledge of the history of the families who lived there and the whole tour was enthralling. It is a definate must-see for anyone visiting Hobart as an interesting counterpoint to the various convict sites.
    Written 13 February 2024
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  • EBoy679
    Adelaide, Australia53 contributions
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    Great ground floor exhibition on the history of aboriginal peoples in Tasmania, but not much in the way of aboriginal art. Excellent fauna exhibits and information.
    Written 14 February 2024
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  • Mark H
    Kariong, Australia185 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    I do not know what to say. We did a 1 hour guided tour - Mark was our guide and we had a group of around 20 people. The tour and his commentary was exceedingly moving. How they have marked on the ground with pavers and gravel the rooms etc. is haunting.
    Incredibly moving is the wall with the names of mothers who gave birth, names and ages of the children many of whom died very young.
    I can't say more than this was incredibly moving and well worth it.
    Written 4 January 2024
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  • Rotiman1
    Sydney, Australia1,622 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    We were staying at Battery Point and enjoyed the sculpture trail. It was a pleasant walk that provided an insight into the history of the area. Two great pieces of trivia were sculptures 313 - number of boats launched in the 1800s from Battery Point shipyards and 1909 - the year Errol Flynn birth at Sandy Bay. A further benefit was the option to stop for a coffee in Battery Point and a drink at Salamanca.
    Written 20 April 2023
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  • Gill808
    Tasmania, Australia405 contributions
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    There are many ways to get to the lookout, signal station, and fabulous retaurant atop Mt Nelson, but walking the Truganini Track (about 2kms) from Cartright reserve on Sandy Bay Road is one of the best. It's a relaxing leafy experience with an abundance of birds. Moderate fitness is required as it climbs 300 metres. As a mid-70's couple we found it reasonably challenging, but we enjoyed a fabulous meal break at the restaurant, and an even more welcome coffee on completion. Note the Cartright reserve coffee van is not always open. We have marked this experience down from 5 star to 4 as the track needs some repair, with many of the steps getting old and by-passed. The slight downmark to this experience is about the state of the track. NOT a negative reflection on the interest of the signal station, or the restaurant. The staff and food there are top-notch. Having visited signal stations in the north of the State, Port Dalrymple (Georgetown), Mt. Direction (also a great walk), and Windmill Hill (Launceston), we can say that the information and historical memoribilia displayed at Mt Nelson is easily the best. Highly recommended.
    Written 12 November 2023
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  • Phil K
    Kingscliff, Australia37 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    This area of Hobart is a must, so much great food and friendly locals. I strongly recomend you take your time to enjoy this area and explore the back alis and laneways, you will be surprised what you will find.
    Written 19 June 2023
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  • Beryl F
    3 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Fantastic markets, great fresh produce, butcher and bakery also perfect. Best to get there early, pay for parking even on a Sunday..
    Written 26 February 2024
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  • Rochelle F
    Randolph, NJ1,046 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    We went on a Friday to the shops which must carry 80% Tasmanian goods to be located here. It was nice to see the crafts, locally made goods and different artisans. We look forward to seeing the Salamanca market which is only on Saturdays.
    Written 9 February 2024
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  • JnVSydney
    Greater Sydney, Australia18,463 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    A lovely part of the harbour, just to hang out, especially on a sunny day day, watching the world go by, whilst enjoying the beautiful scenery.
    Written 6 June 2023
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