Things to do in Tasmania with a toddler: Our itinerary and tips for 10 days in Tassie

Finding things to do in Tasmania with a toddler was a bit of a mystery when I was there a couple of years ago.  It turned out there were plenty of tourist attractions that were perfect for young kids but the internet didn't help me out much, so I wanted to put together a good itinerary post so if … [Read more...]

Tasmania with a toddler: Our itinerary and other tips

I've been meaning to wrap up my "Tasmania with a toddler" series for ages - and here it is. Before I went to Tasmania last year, and even while I was there, I was constantly googling phrases like "Tasmania with a toddler" to get some good advice on great places to take a small child, and I didn't … [Read more...]

Tasmania with a toddler: Highlight – Tasmanian Devil Conservation Park

When we decided to go to Tasmania with our little boy, one place I was determined to revisit was the Tasmanian Devil Conservation Park on the Tasman Peninsula not too far from Port Arthur. I remembered it clearly from my first visit as an amazing place to see Tasmanian devils up close and feeding … [Read more...]

Tasmania with a toddler: Hobart and Launceston

On our trip to Tasmania our focus was definitely more on nature and landscape than cities, and we just had a couple of half-days in Launceston (where we flew in and out of) and just one day in Hobart, the capital city. And we were glad we'd planned it that way, because we both felt ready to get out … [Read more...]

Tasmania with a toddler: Tasman Peninsula and Port Arthur

You know how you visit a place and then years later still think it was a really gorgeous place and you just have to show it to your loved ones? And how sometimes this can be really disappointing? Well, thank goodness, this was not the case when we returned to the Tasman Peninsula on our recent trip … [Read more...]

Tasmania with a toddler: Strahan and the Gordon River

In between our time at Cradle Mountain and then at Lake St Clair, our Tasmanian trip included a few days in the west coast town of Strahan. It's a bit of a tourist mecca, in Tasmanian terms, but then again it's in a distant part of a distant state in a distant country so it's not exactly overcrowded … [Read more...]

Tasmania with a toddler: Cradle Mountain and Lake St Clair

After all the fun of planning our Tasmanian trip, we've finally been there and "done it", so to speak. Ten days in beautiful Tasmania equals a lot of blogging fodder, but I'm going to make you wait and trickle out a post once a week. Dove Lake at Cradle Mountain Our first proper … [Read more...]

Tips for travel planning: My Tasmania workings

Ann from Likes to Write asked me a very good question recently: have I ever written a post about planning a trip? She was looking for tips as she plans a European holiday and since I'm just in the process of planning my (smaller!) trip to Tasmania, I realised I did have some tips to share - so here … [Read more...]

Tasmanian travel tips: I’m asking, not giving!

I know, usually I'm the one telling you guys all about travelling, after all, I am a travel blogger. But this time I thought that before I travel I'll ask you guys for some tips. It can't just be one-way traffic here, you know!! You see, I'm currently planning a short trip to the beautiful island … [Read more...]