For one of the smallest states, Tasmania is a land of rich contrasts which has turned its remoteness into an asset. With unique wilderness tourism programs, colourful local characters, and haunting convict history, Tasmania has so much to offer, in addition to its burgeoning reputation as a foodie playground. Roughly 20 percent of the island is World Heritage listed, satisfying more criteria than any other world heritage property on earth.
Now with more Qantas flights to Tasmania, it’s quicker and easier than ever to get to this island rich with stories. Tasmania is just an hour’s flight from Melbourne, two hours from Sydney and three hours from Brisbane. Whenever you choose to visit this curious little isle, there’s always something vibrant and exciting to experience.