RoamWild Tasmania

Cultural and Theme Tours Half Day or Less Nature and wildlife Sightseeing Tours Walking and Biking Tours

RoamWild Tasmania operate various tours from their base at the The Paragon Theatre.

Take a guided tour through this magnificent Art Deco theatre for a small fee (tour included in all of their other tours).

“Lost Mines-Ancient Pines”. Visit Tasmanian Special Timbers sawmill, 1880’s pioneering Gold Quartz mines and an early 1890’s underground Copper/Gold/Silver mine. All of this amongst South West world heritage forest, rich with wild growing Huon Pines, King Billy pines and all the other Tasmanian special timber species. Three hours.

The “Lake Margaret Hydro Power” tour visits the 1914 commissioned Lake Margaret power station. Enter the power house to see the original machinery still at work, the wooden pipelines delivering water to the turbines and the village that is still intact. Enjoy a light morning or afternoon tea inside the village hall. Two and a half hours.

Mountain Heights High 4×4 adventure.
The Western range rises high above the wilderness landscape and provides you with incredible views and photographic opportunities that just have to be experienced to be believed. Marvel at the gigantic pink conglomerate rock formations and enjoy a light refreshment at the mountain plateau radio shack. One and a half hours.

Facilities

Adventure Basic Carpark Caters for limited mobility Cultural and Theme Tours Disabled access available Family Friendly Four Wheel Driving Free Wifi Half Day or Less Land - Motorised Moderate Nature and wildlife Non-Smoking Public Toilet Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation Sightseeing Tours Visitor Information Centre Walk Walking and Biking Tours

Services

World Heritage Wilderness

$75

Pining and mining pioneers.

From 1881 Pioneering Miners and Piners along Macquarie harbour forged their way into the Wilderness seeking Gold. Not just gold in the streams and rock but also the golden timber of Huon Pine, King Billy, Sassafras and all the Tasmanian special timbers species growing in the most ancient forests. See the places and hear the stories with a passionate local as your guide.

Carpark Family Friendly Non-Smoking Public Toilet
Hydropower turbines

$65

Visit the 1914 commissioned hydro power station and village. Tour the intact village and enjoy an interpretive visit to the village hall. Enter the working power station and touch the wooden pipelines that still deliver water to the turbines.

Visit the hallowed hallways of the Mount Lyell Mining and Railway co’s General office from which Robert Sticht to Keith Falkner ran the show.
Queenstown is a four-hour drive north-west of Hobart (256 kilometres).

Carpark Family Friendly Non-Smoking Public Toilet

From $55 to $70

Visit the 1914 commissioned hydro power station and village. Tour the intact village and enjoy an interpretive visit to the village hall. Enter the working power station and touch the wooden pipelines that still deliver water to the turbines.
Queenstown is a four-hour drive north-west of Hobart (256 km).

Carpark Non-Smoking Public Toilet

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Queenstown Golf Club

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Art Deco cinema

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Eric Thomas Galley Museum

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Lake Burbury

Lake Burbury

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Rafting in the King River Gorge

King River Rafting

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