Relaxed living options away from the city bustle…
One of the best places for beautiful organic foods, the Hobart and the Greater Hobart region is home to many local markets filled with quality homegrown and homemade wares. Whether browsing the Salamanca Market in Hobart on Saturdays or the countless other regular meets around the areas, you’re bound to find a great deal on quality goods while supporting local stallholders.
Southern Tasmania has its fair share of stunning coastal areas, with beautiful beaches dotted around the regions – from the soft sands of the Tasman Peninsula, to Bruny Island. In addition to these coastal reserves, there’s plenty of great family beaches well within 30 minutes or less to the city such as Bellerive, Howrah, Opossum Bay, Lauderdale, Seven Mile Beach, Cremorne, Sandy Bay, Kingston and Blackmans Bay.
Quality Local Wineries
Tasmania is well known for it’s award-winning vineyards and wineries. It is home to many leading producers of premium cool climate wines, such as the Moorilla Estate Winery in Berriedale and Bruny Island Premium Wines from just south of Hobart. On the Eastern Shore is the Coal River Valley winery trail with over 10 prominent vineyards all within close proximity.
With stunning beaches and coastal reserves plus the expansive Derwent River, waterside living and water views are just another amazing part of living in Southern Tasmania. Whether it’s the cute cornish charm of Battery Point, or the tranquility of Primrose Sands, the options are plentiful.
An attractive location for sea changers due to its housing affordability, Sorell is located just 20 minutes from Hobart and 10 minutes from the airport. This fast growing area has a strong focus on agriculture and tourism as Sorell is the gateway to Tasmania’s East Coast and the Tasman Peninsula.
With beautiful beachside living, relaxed pace and significant tourism hotspots the South East is the perfect choice for many holiday homes, family holidays and day trips to escape city living.