Shearwater and Port Sorell - Golf Course; Tennis; Bowls.
Swim; Sail; Paddleboard; Kayak; Parasail; Jet Ski.
Jetty Fishing; Boating; Boat Ramps.
Sealed walking and cycling paths along the beach foreshores;
Foreshore Fitness Equipment;
Fitness Centre - Shearwater.
Bushwalking - Nature Reserves - wooden walkways and fauna viewing platforms.
Children's Adventure Park; Picnic areas/BBQ areas; Parks;
Explore beach coves, rocks; rockpools.
View spectacular sunrises reflecting across calm bay waters.
BRING YOUR CAMERA - this beautiful region is a photographer's delight !
SCENIC DRIVES...EXPLORE THE COUNTRYSIDE:
Hawley Beach, Shearwater, Port Sorell, Northdown,
Squeaking Point, Harford, Sassafras, Bakers Beach, Narawntapu National Park.
Gunns Plains - limestone caves, Wings Wildlife Park;
Penguin, Ulverstone, Burnie - via the coastal road.
Deloraine, Westbury, Elizabeth Town, Mole Creek.
Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park
Launceston, Cataract Gorge;
Tamar Valley Wineries, Exeter, Beaconsfield.
Local Reserves - Rubicon; Aubrey Luck;
Narawntapu National Park;
Bells Parade; Warrawee State Forest, Latrobe.
Shearwater Village, Shearwater - Woolworths Centre, Devonport, Latrobe.
LOCAL WINE, CIDER and BEER TASTINGS:
Ghost Rock Vineyard; Barringwood Estate Vineyard;
Emilia Wines; Prickly Mo's wines; Spreyton Cider Co;
Seven Sheds Brewery.
LOCAL GOURMET FOOD:
-Ghost Rock gourmet platters;
-The House of Anvers - Belgian chocolate factory, tastings, cafe;
-Mrs Jones - exquisite dining;
-Hill Street - gourmet food purchases;
-The Cherry Shed - everything cherry;
-Tasmanian Food & Wine Conservatory: fine food,coffee, wine;
-Villarett Garden Cafe Restaurant;
-Ashgrove Cheese Farm - tastings, icecream, coffee, film/viewing area, picnic basket smallgoods, Tassie products;
-Elizabeth Town Cafe (ETC);
-Christmas Hills Raspberry Farm
-41degrees South - Salmon and Ginseng Farm
-Melita Honey Farm, Chudleigh
Weekend Markets - Latrobe, Devonport, Launceston, Evandale.
For more ideas on what to do and see, view:
- 15 mins - 'Devonport Airport';
20 mins - 'Spirit of Tasmania' (car and passenger ferry)
- Latrobe - “Platypus Capital of the World'' - 17km;
Warrawee State Forest, Latrobe (+4km from Gilbert Street, Latrobe).
- Narawntapu National Park - 30km
- Devonport City - 20km
- Launceston City - 80km
- Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park - Wilderness World Heritage Area - 104km
- Hobart (Tasmania's capital city) - 275km
'Hawley Beachside Accommodation', Hawley Beach
'Hawley Beachside Accommodation'
2/14 Dumbleton Street