Tasmania’s second major city, Launceston is situated on the banks of Tamar River. This riverside city is popular for being the ideal access point to several attractions in the region including Evandale, Cradle Mountain, nature parks, and most of all – the Cataract Gorge.

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When visiting, some of the most popular attractions in Launceston include The Tamar Valley, Tamar Island Wetlands, Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery, and the Lilydale Falls. A perfect gateway to the rest of Tasmania, make your way to the north of the island to Heritage highway, North East Trail and Tamar Valley from this beautiful city.

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The city of Launceston is famous for several amazing cultural events that take place throughout the year. These include Junction Arts Festival and Mona Foma. People from all over Australia and abroad travel to Tassie to enjoy these fun events in Launceston. Whether you’re here for a short business trip or for a family holiday, you are bound to enjoy your time in the beautiful scenic city. Browse Choice Hotels Launceston accommodation and start your next adventure.

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