Hobart & South Tasmania Outdoor Activities & Adventures

From the stunning summit of kunanyi/Mount Wellington, which provides breathtaking views of the city, to the rugged coastline of the Tasman Peninsula.

Hobart and the South of Tasmania is a playground for adventure seekers, with opportunities for bushwalking, kayaking, and surfing.

Meanwhile, the historic Port Arthur site offers a fascinating glimpse into Tasmania’s convict past. Whether you’re seeking scenic serenity or thrilling adventure, Hobart and southern Tasmania have something for everyone.


Choose from one or more of the experiences below and journey around the map to see where they're found.


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Acknowledgement of Country

We acknowledge that this land on which we tread, whilst beautiful and revered by us, has even deeper layers of significance for its Traditional Owners; we pay our respects to elders past, present and emerging.

We Are Explorers is aware that the land is never truly being explored anew, given the ancient cultures that came before us who still call this land their home.