Wrest Point is the Perfect Base to Explore Hobart
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What's On in Hobart this Summer?
The Taste of Tasmania
The 25th annual Taste Festival commences Saturday 28 December 2013 and finishes Friday 3 January 2014. Hundreds of thousands of foodies come together on Hobart's waterfront for seven days and nights of eating, drinking and entertainment. Click here to find out more.
The Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race
Commences 26 December 2013 in Sydney Harbour. Over the past 68 years, the Rolex Sydney Hobart has become an icon of Australia's summer sport - and Wrest Point a front row seat of the finale. Click here for details.
Moorilla Hobart International Tennis
5 - 11 January 2014 at the Domain Tennis Centre. Click here for details.
What little girls are made of - watch the promo video here.
Cygnet Folk Festival
10-12 January 2014 sees the 32nd Cygnet Folk Festival, one of Australia's most iconic folk music festivals. Cygnet is a small community of less than 1,000 people and the 3 day festival attracts around 4,000 - 5,000 visitors each year.
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This year MOFO takes place 15-19 January with a killer line up & more to be announced soon. Tickets on sale- Click here for details & to purchase.
T20 Australia VS England
See the T20 match LIVE at Blundstone Arena on Wednesday 29 January 2014 - the only venue in Tasmania to host international cricket matches.
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Essential Hobart Experiences...
MONA Museum Old and New Art
Catch the MONA ferry straight from our back door to MONA's!
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Celebrate 40 years of Salamanca Market, which launched for the first time in 1974 and is still one of Hobart's most popular destinations. Open every Saturday from 8am to 3pm. Click here for more information.
Let Cascade Brewers take you on a tour of Australia's oldest beer brewery (and one of the best), nestled in the stunning reserve at the foot of Mount Wellington.
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Historic Richmond Village
Richmond is one of Tasmania's most popular destinations, as elegant today as it was in the 1820s, Richmond is famous for its Georgian architecture, beautiful scenery, delicious food and wine and rich history. Visit Richmond here.
Pennicott Wilderness Journeys
Including Bruny Island Cruises - Tasmania's Best Tourist Attraction 2006, 2008, 2009, 2010 & 2011. Join Rob Pennicott's legendary team in the yellow boats and explore the rugged wilderness of Tasmania. Click here for more information.
Tasmanian Devil Conservation Park
Welcome to the world's original Tasmanian Devil experience.
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Save the Tasmanian Devil Program Click here to find out how you can help.
Port Arthur Historic Sites
Created in 1987 and located on the Tasman Peninsula, approximately 100km south east of Hobart lies the Port Arthur Historic Sites and the rich history of Van Diemans Land. Click here to book your tour.
Tahune AirWalk Tasmania
Amongst Tassie's top attractions is Australia's most spectacular treetop walk - culminating in a cantilever set high over the confluence of the mighty Huon and Picton Rivers. Click here for details.
Getting Around Hobart
There's plenty of ways to get around Hobart - at Wrest Point we like to take advantage of our absolute waterfront location and use the arterial Hobart waterway that is the Derwent River. Book your taxi right to our back door - our private jetty - or better yet, sit back and let our Guest Services Attendants do it for you.
MONA Roma Ferry >>
Tasmanian Air Adventures Sea Plane >>
Hobart Water Taxis >>
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For further information, bookings and arranging tours during your stay, contact the Guest Services Desk on (03) 6221 1700.
To book your room today, call our national toll free number 1800 703 006 and speak to one of our friendly Travel Advisors.