arrive in hobart
Arrive in Hobart, collect your rental vehicle and make your way to your accommodation. This afternoon take a walk through the town center and take a look at the Salamanca Arts Center or the Tasmanian Museum and Arts Center. Salamanca Place is also a great place to relax and unwind at one of the many cafes and is a popular place for both locals and visitors. Stay 2 nights in Hobart.
Two Nights Superior Accommodation: The Henry Jones Art Hotel
golf at royal hobart golf course
Located at Seven Mile Beach, your first round of golf is at the Royal Hobart, 20km from Hobart on the Eastern Shore of the Derwent River. The property is recognized as Tasmania's premier members' Club and was designed utilizing the natural sand base to construct over 80 fairway and green side bunkers. Royal Hobart has hosted a number of major Championship events over the years including the Tasmanian Open, Australian Amateur, Australian Women's Amateur and the Qantas Australian Open in 1971 which was won by the legendary Jack Nicklaus.
hobart to bicheno
Depart Hobart and head along the coast to the historic township of Swansea. Stop off for some local produce and a stroll along the beach before continuing on to Coles Bay. This evening you will be going on a kayaking adventure in the beautiful waters of Coles Bay within the Freycinet National Park. This twilight expedition is one to remember! Later, make your way north to Bicheno where you will stay overnight.
One Nights Superior Accommodation: Diamond Island Resort
bicheno to launceston - launceston golf course
Leave Bicheno and make the two hour journey north west to Launceston. Today you will play a round at the Launceston Golf Club, located just 10 minutes from the city center. The Launceston Golf Club is one of the oldest golf clubs in Australia, having been established in 1899, and was inducted into the Tasmanian Golf Hall of Fame in 2008. The course is regarded as the toughest championship layout in northern Tasmania and has hosted the Tasmanian Open Championship on numerous occasions. The 5987 meter, par 72 layout provides something for all golfers, whether beginners or advanced players. Stay 2 nights in Launceston.
Two Nights Superior Accommodation: Peppers Seaport Hotel
barnbougle dunes golf course
Today you will drive an hour north to the Barnbougle Dunes Golf Course. This hidden gem is one of the world’s top Links golf courses and is set amongst 200 acres of undulating coastal dunes. The breathtaking landscape upon which the course has been created mirrors the wild coastal links courses of Scotland and Ireland and as Barnbougle continues to develop with age it looks set to follow in the footsteps of these great courses.
This morning you have the chance to explore the cultural hub of Launceston. The city is the gateway to the wineries of the Tamar Valley and the Cataract Gorge. Your self-drive golfing adventure ends today as you leave the wilderness of Tasmania and depart from Launceston airport. Or perhaps try something different and catch the iconic Spirit of Tasmania ferry from Devonport to Melbourne on the mainland.
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