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Hillwood Fresh Food
Producers

Hillwood Fresh Food- Rare and Exotic Fungi

Hillwood Fresh Food – Introduction The Hillwood Fresh Food stand at the Harvest Launceston market is a compulsory stop for us to stock up on their range of fresh, exotic mushrooms for which they are renowned. Here they always have very fresh mushrooms of very high quality. But, it is […]

Cinco Passiones Launceston
Bars

Cinco Passiones – An Engaging Bar

Cinco Passiones – Introduction Cinco Passiones occupies a delightful, airy space on the second floor of the Earls Court 1950s building in Launceston where they serve snacks, cocktails, some wines and some beer. But the real reason to go here is for the welcoming service and the skillfully-made cocktails, many […]

Havilah
Bars

Havilah – A Comfortable Bar

Havilah – Introduction Havilah is a very welcome addition to the Launceston bar scene. It is comfortable, it provides efficient service, it serves modern wines and it serves very tasty food. The fit out for this bar has been done with a great deal of thought and there are different […]

Grain Family
Producers

The Grain Family – High Quality Flour and Grains

Grain Family – Introduction The Grain Family has carved out a clever niche market growing interesting grains such as spelt and selling grain products and flours made from those grains. Their products include spelt, blue barley, oats, wheat, green lentils and khorosan (also known by the trademarked name kamut).  Their […]

Kyeema Seafoods
Shops

Kyeema – An Excellent Fishmonger

Kyeema Seafoods – Introduction Kyeema Seafoods in the Launceston suburb of Kings Meadows is the best of its kind in Tasmania. The fridges are always packed with a wide array of very fresh fish and even the products brought in from interstate look fresh and inviting. We really like the […]

Bars

Lark Distillery – Great Whisky Selection

Lark Distillery on Hobart’s waterfront is a wonderful place to drop in to buy a Tasmanian or international bottle of whisky or to sit in the laid-back bar and enjoy a glass from their selection of some 250 whisky offerings. We always enjoy our visits to Lark Distillery. The venue […]

Hobart Beast Bakers
Hobart

Hobart – Great Eating and Drinking

Hobart’s best venues Hobart is a cool place to visit, especially for eating and drinking! Not only are there many excellent venues to visit, but, unlike larger cities like Melbourne and Sydney, it is possible to access most of the compulsory places to visit by walking! We are very lucky […]