Over the ridgeline there are expansive views out over Pittwater and Midway Point. The causeways that now carry the Main Road were not built until , shortening the land trip somewhat and cutting Richmond out of the journey. Watch for the turnoff to the Sorell Fruit Farm on the left as you leave Sorell and visit if that tickles your fancy. Rather than follow the A9, you can turn off and follow some interesting backroads. After the road dips down and crosses the River, climbs the hill, and then runs onto the flat land, watch for the turnoff to the right towards the water onto the Old Forcett Road to Dodges Ferry and Carlton Beach.
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There was extensive damage to agricultural property along the Channel, the Derwent Valley and the Huon Valley. Fires also destroyed forest, public infrastructure and properties around Mount Wellington and many small towns along the Derwent estuary and east of Hobart. Death toll and damage[ edit ] Brush and buildings on fire in Hobart. Gore Street Mill on fire in South Hobart. The worst of the fires was the Hobart Fire, which encroached upon the city of Hobart.
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In any direction you can head for the sunny east coast, delve into history on our Tasman Peninsula or walk your way into one of our national parks. There are thermal springs, waterfalls, kayaking expeditions, simply so much to explore from your Hobart base. It just happens to be home to the oldest golf course in the Southern Hemisphere, has a fantastic whisky distillery Nant and over 50 stone cottages.
It offers a year-round program of concerts and is thought to be one of the finest small orchestras in the world. The AISOI plays host to a public concert season during the first two weeks of December every year focusing on large symphonic music. Hobart is home to Australia's oldest theatre , the Theatre Royal , as well as the Playhouse theatre, the Backspace theatre and many smaller stage theatres.