March 15th, 2017|

Apple picking has started today, more people are needed to start working ASAP! Apples will go for the next 4-6 weeks. Workers are also required for strawberry and raspberry picking up until mid-May. Grape picking will start in April/May. Every guest at Tasman Backpackers is working, there is no waiting list for work, it is […]

Cradle Mountain

November 22nd, 2016|

Cradle Mountain forms the northern end of the wild Cradle Mt – Lake St Clair National Park, itself a part of the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area. The jagged contours of Cradle Mountain epitomise the feel of a wild landscape, while ancient rainforest and alpine heathlands, buttongrass and stands of colourful deciduous beech provide a […]


September 26th, 2014|

Devonport is home to the Spirit of Tasmania ferry and is a great place to make your home base when exploring Northern Tasmania.

There is a lot to see and do at the Mersey Bluff alone, such as walking tracks, the lighthouse, Tiagarra Aboriginal cultrual centre and the gorgeous views off the Mersey Bluff cliffs, […]