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Southport Tasmania Australia

Southport Tasmania Australia

Activities in & around Southport

Our reception area provides a display of tourist brochures, maps and information about Southport and the surrounding regions. Local attractions include beautiful coastal walks, swimming and surfing beaches. Here we have listed some of the main attractions and linked to websites where available.

Hastings Caves and Thermal Springs

Website     Phone 03 6298 3209
A short drive from Southport. A 45 minute guided tour takes you through some of the finest dolomite caves in Australia. Relax in the thermal spring pool after your tour or have a bbq in their picnic area.

Ida Bay Railway

Website     Phone 03 6298 3110
Take the historic Ida Bay train to the end of the line where you will learn the history of the area, find stunning white beaches where you can relax and enjoy a picnic.

Lunaris Gemstones

Phone 03 6298 3182
Retailers in rare Jurassic fossils, crystals and gemstones.

Tahune Airwalk

Website     Phone 62970068
An easy day trip from Southport finds the Tahune Airwalk and reserve, set on the banks of the Huon River. A 597m walk amongst the trees, 20m above ground. The cantilever is 48m above the river.


Other activities all nearby include:

  • Adamson’s falls walk
  • Adamson's peak climb
  • Mystery creek caves
  • Hartz Mountains national park
  • South cape walk
  • Southport Lagoon
  • Cockle Creek

Contact us for futher information on activities in the area.