Nature & Wildlife Launceston

Embark on a remarkable journey into the heart of nature in Tasmania’s wildlife wonderland.

Nestled in the heart of Tasmania’s picturesque landscapes, the region surrounding Launceston is a haven for wildlife enthusiasts. Whether you’re a wildlife lover or simply seeking a new adventure, this region promises a variety of unique encounters.

Immerse yourself in a realm of natural beauty that comes alive with every rustle of leaves and melodious birdcall. Venture into the nearby Cataract Gorge, a nature enthusiast’s paradise where you can observe unique bird species. You may even catch a glimpse of the elusive platypus.

Take leisurely strolls along the walking trails, and bask in the breathtaking scenery. Let the tranquillity of the surroundings wash over you.

For a more interactive experience, visit the nearby Tamar Island Wetlands. This haven for birdwatchers boasts a remarkable variety of waterbirds, including black swans and herons. Explore the boardwalks that wind through the wetlands, offering you an up-close encounter with the vibrant ecosystems that thrive here. The abundance of unique flora and fauna found in nature in Tasmania is a testament to the island’s remarkable biodiversity.

One of the most captivating aspects of exploring wildlife around Launceston is its close proximity to the esteemed Country Club Tasmania. In addition to the resident wallabies, Country Club is conveniently located within a short drive of many wildlife and nature locations. Imagine waking up to the soothing sounds of nature and the crisp, fresh air of the countryside.

There is a nearby zoo, waterfalls, abundant wildlife, native flora and fauna. Visit the various wildlife in Launceston and its surroundings. See Tasmanian Devils at the Trowunna Wildlife Sanctuary, wombats at Narawntapu National Park, and magnificent underground caves at Mole Creek.

The pristine wilderness around Launceston seamlessly blends with the comfort of Country Club Tasmania. So, why wait? Your wildlife adventure awaits, and the perfect accommodations are ready to embrace you.

Browse the rooms at Country Club Tasmania today. Experience the magic of wildlife in Launceston like never before. Your dream escape starts now.

At Country Club Tasmania, your adventure begins just beyond your doorstep. Surrounded by lush landscapes, this haven of tranquillity offers you the perfect base to discover the diverse wildlife in Launceston.

Close to Country Club Tasmania are:

Cataract Gorge – 14 minutes

Punchbowl Falls – 14 minutes by car

Tamar Island Wetlands Reserve – 20 minutes

Tasmania Zoo – 30 minutes

Hollybank Wilderness Adventures – 35 minutes

Lilydale Falls – 40 minutes

Liffey Falls – 45 minutes

Lobster Falls – 40 minutes

Trowunna Wildlife Sanctuary – 48 minutes

If you are looking for the perfect day trip, there is plenty more nature in Tasmania to explore. There are underground caves, national parks, more waterfalls, bushwalks, and mountains nearby.

Mole Creek Karst National Park – 1 hour 10 minutes

Meander Falls – 62 minutes

Narawntapu National Park – 1 hour 10 minutes

Ben Lomond National Park – 1 hour

Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park – 2 hours 15 minutes

Freycinet National Park – 2 hours 15 minutes

Douglas-Apsley National Park – 2 hours 15 minutes

St Columba Falls – 2 hours 20 minutes

Mount William National Park – 2 hours 20 minutes


Above image: Jewels Lynch.

Below images: Poon Wai Nang, Thomas Carpenter, Tourism Australia and Graham Freeman, Pete Harmsen, Tourism Tasmania and Rob Burnett.