Tasmania. Australia's southernmost state. The 26th largest island in the world.
Affectionately known by one and all as “ Tassie .”
Almost half of Tasmania’s total area is comprised of national parks, wilderness reserves and World Heritage Sites. It’s commonly regarded as Australia’s Hiking Mecca , though environmentally speaking, it’s actually more like the south island of New Zealand than it is mainland Australia (i.e. cool temperate climate, lots of rain, rugged mountains, very green). .... Read more >>>