Photo by Spencer Chow on Unsplash  

Updated, Aug 2020


about the city
population, Language, currency,  plug point, emergency no, time zone
entry requirements and best time to visit

Tasmanian Travel and Information Centre:
9 am to 5 pm, address: Information Hub, Elizabeth St, Hobart TAS 7000, Australia,  web: hobarttravelcentre.com.au, phone: +613 6238 4222

Getting In & Around

Getting in
Hobart International Airport – 20 km East of city centre, web: hobartairport.com.au
Bus: Skybus A$19.50/ A$37 (return) on every 30 mins, takes 25 mins book here online. Taxi: A$40-55. taxi services: 131008 Hobart: web: 131008hobart.com.au phone: +61 13 10 08, Yellow Cabs/13Cabs: web: hobart.yellowcab.com.au phone: +61 13 19 24. Uber also works, additional A$3.85 for from airport.
Franklin Square bus stop: intrastate bus operates from here, Tassielink Transit 1300 300 520, Red Line 1300 360 000
Getting around

Public Transport: web: metrotas.com.au. Hobart public transport is operated by Metro, it is divided in 5 different transport zones. single journey is valid for 90 mins. Urban zone map here.

Greencard is a smart way to use public buses, it also gives 20% discount on cash fares. you can get a Greencard at Metro shop, at Metro depot or at Metro agents. Prepaid cards are available at visitor center. more information on website

Tickets: 1 zone cash: A$3.50 Greencard: A$2.80, 2 zones cash: A$2.40 Greencard: A$3.84, All zones cash: A$7.20 Greencard: A$5.76, Child: all zones Cash: A$1.8 Greencard: A$1.44, Daily Cap: A$9.60(before 9 am), A$4.80(after 9 am, weekends & holidays) 

Piazza Duomo

See & Do

Salamanca Place and Market: 
Opening hours: market 8:30am-3pm every saturday, website: www.salamanca.com.au, phone no: +61 04 59370756, email:[email protected]

Tasmanian Museum & Art Gallery: 
Opening hours: 10am-4pm everyday from Jan-Mar, mondays closed between Apr and Dec, Tickets: Free, Address: Dunn Place
Hobart TAS 7000, website: www.tmag.tas.gov.au, phone no: +61 03 6165 7000, email: [email protected]

Mt Wellington: 
1271 meters highin the Wellington Park. there are rules to follow in the park. visit website for more information www.wellingtonpark.org.au. entry is free.

Cascade Brewery: 
Opening hours: 11am-10pm on wed to sat, till 6pm on sun to tue, Tickets: tours A$30-15, Address: 131 Cascade Rd, South Hobart, website:www.cascadebreweryco.com.au, phone no: +61 03 6212 7800,

MONA: Museum of Old and New Art
Opening hours: 10am-6pm in daily in January, closed on Tuesdays in Feb to Nov, open till 5pm between May-Nov. Tickets: A$25, free for kids and locals, Address: 655 Main Road Berriedale, Hobart Tasmania 7011, Australia, website: www.mona.net.au, phone no:+61 03 6277 9900, email:[email protected]

Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens: 
Opening hours: 8:30am-5pm May to Sep, and till 6:30 in Oct to Apr, Tickets: Free, Address: Lower Domain Road, Queens Domain, Hobart, website: gardens.rtbg.tas.gov.au, phone no: +61 03 6166 0451, email:[email protected]

Piazza Duomo