Walk Cataract Gorge- 2 mins walk from Cataract Gorge Reserve
Linking Kings Bridge to the beautiful Victorian gardens of the historically significant Cataract Gorge Cliff Grounds, this walk runs along the cliff face providing superb views of the dolerite columns and South Esk River.
Ashgrove Cheese Factory- 40 min drive from Launceston
Come in and try their creamy farm ice-cream, fresh bottled milk, cheese, cream and butter. Stock up on provisions, including gourmet Tasmanian produce, cheese platters, grilled cheese sandwiches and locally roasted coffee made with our award winning farm milk. Sneak a peek through the viewing window, where you will get a behind the scenes look at how we make our cheese using traditional techniques with modern methods.
Located approximately 1 hours drive from Launceston CBD, the Anvers Chocolate Factory at Latrobe in Tasmania's North is a chocolate lovers' heaven.
There is a small museum on the history of chocolate, and our cafe/restaurant (open fireplace, stained glass windows) specialises in chocolates, hot chocolate in many flavours, chocolate desserts and...more chocolate. Belgian style breakfast and Tasmanian fare lunches are served, and a range of teas and espresso coffees for the morning and afternoon break.
Anvers has viewing windows so you can see the factory in action; confectionery staff tempering, moulding and enrobing fine chocolates, truffles, pralines, fudge and more.