Discover North West Tasmania

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Tours of North West and Western Wilderness

Getting into 4 wheel driveBeachside Retreat West Inlet 4WD Tours – Stanley

The far north west of Tasmania is one of the most pristine environments in the world and provides one of the longest coastlines of any Tasmanian municipality, with dense forests, rugged rock faces and wild rivers. Take a trip into the Tarkine, visiting the Edge of The World, Lake Chisholm and the West Coast.
A trip by 5-seater Mercedes-Benz with a knowledgeable guide, into these areas, often inaccessible to hire cars, will show you places where time has stood still for thousands of years. The country abounds with National parks and forestry reserves, aboriginal middens and rare geological formations.

The Bus at Woolnorth

Woolnorth Tours – Smithton

When visiting the north west of Tasmania, don’t miss the opportunity to take a tour of the historic Woolnorth property, granted by Royal Charter in 1825, to a group of London merchants, for a Merino wool growing venture. Hear the history of the Van Diemen’s Land Company and the hardships experienced during the development of the far north west and European settlement. Stand on the cliffs at Bluff Point and breathe the cleanest air in the world; nearest landfall – South America. More


Table Cape LighthouseTable Cape Lighthouse Experience – Wynyard

Visit the north west’s latest tourist attraction, the historic Table Cape Lighthouse, the first Tasmanian functioning lighthouse to be open to the public. Join a guided tour and gain insight into the lives of the keepers and their families. Hear the stories of the light, experience the magnificent scenery of Table Cape and visit the nearby Tulip Farm. Tours leave from the Visitor’s Centre at Van Diemen Quality Bulbs, accessible from the Bass Highway, via Tollymore Road, or Table Cape Road, directly from Wynyard. Well worth a visit. More


A Tarkine StreamTarkine Wilderness Walks – Meunna

Enjoy escorted nature walks into Tasmania’s sensational wilderness area – the Tarkine, accompanied by experienced and knowledgeable guides. Tailored to all levels of fitness and degree of difficulty, opportunities are also available for accommodation packages with nocturnal spotlighting trips and personalised 4 wheel drive tours, for walkers staying at the Tarkine Wilderness Lodge.
Increasingly attractive to bushwalkers and nature conservationists alike, this pristine area is visited by environmentalists from all over the world. More

Uncover Tour VehicleUncover Tasmania

Experience a one, or two day extended tour, by comfortable 7-seater 4WD vehicle, to rural and remote locations of our island state. Michelle, owner and operator of Uncover Tasmania Guided Tours, loves nothing better than uncovering the spectacular beauty and breathtaking views, that Tasmania has to offer. Sit back, relax and enjoy the everchanging scenery, whilst your experienced driver guides you around the north west coast or further afield. The choice of itinerary is entirely yours. More...


Bee and a flowerBlue Hills Honey – Mawbanna

Blue Hills Honey is one of Tasmania’s leading honey producers and exporters, with premium natural honey sourced exclusively from the pristine Tarkine wilderness area.
Honey is packaged in jar sizes from 30g upward, suitable to take home as gifts for friends or relatives, to honey pails and 300 kg drums, destined for wholesale and premium export markets.
Farm Shop opens from 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday. Tours by prior arrangement.
Nicola, Robbie and staff invite you to visit and taste their quality products. More...