Dover

Dover - Hobart Region - Tasmania

Pack your warm jackets and wet weather attire to visit Australia's second southernmost town, Dover, located approximately 83 kilometres south from Hobart. This attractive, serene fishing town lays at the head of Esperance Bay w ith the D'Entrecasteaux Channel providing protection from the chilly Antarctic winds. Yachting enthusiasts can often be seen gliding along the bracing waters as they navigate their vessels around the three offshore islands of Faith, Hope and Charity. Other popular pastimes in the area include bushwalking and fishing with forestry and fishing remaining as the towns major industries.

Visit the well preserved Commandant's cottage, near the caravan park, a timely reminder of Dover's penal days. Discover craggy mountain peaks, the seamless canopy of lush rainforest and peaceful lakes as you explore the Hartz Mountains National Park. The Thermal Springs and Hastings Caves are other attractions making Dover a popular destination.


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