"Too much to do for a one night stay"

Local Attractions

You will be amazed at what Strahan has to offer – below is a small selection of things to see and do. So come on, take a peek and linger a little longer to experience the best that Strahan has to offer.

west coast railway

Discover one of the world’s great railway journeys. Now, after 40 years, the West Coast Wilderness Railway in Tasmania is…

strahan beach

West Strahan Beach

Only a few steps from the caravan park to the waters edge of the picturesque West Strahan Beach. West Strahan Beach has a gently shelving sandy bottom that provides for safe swimming. It has sheltered BBQ facilities and picnic tables plus a playground. Don’t be discouraged by the water colour – it’s tinted with natural tannin.


A century-old family tradition of local hospitality is the foundation of World Heritage Cruises. On board the company’s 35…


Just a short distance from our park in Strahan is Peoples Park, where you can take an easy 1.2km walk through tall forest and rainforest to a delightful waterfall. You will encounter towering gum trees, and beautiful rainforest trees such as Leatherwood, sassafras and myrtle.  You may even be lucky enough to spot a Platypus which can occasionally be seen in the creek below the falls.

the ship THAT NEVER WAS.

In January 1834, the last ship built on Sarah Island is nicked by ten convict shipwrights. Tasmania’s longest running play…

huon pine shop

Known by many as “The Best Smelling Shop in Australia”, this unique business on Strahan’s historic waterfront showcases the fabled and special Tasmanian Huon pine. They have spectacular, raw Huon pine pieces suitable to be made into furniture by the customer; a wide variety of worked and finished items made of Tasmania timber; and a gallery section featuring high quality artworks. Go check it our and let your nose be the decider if it’s the best smelling shop…

Private fishing charter

Fishing is a fun, outdoor activity for the whole family. If wetting a line is one of your favourite hobbies, then this private fishing charter is definately for you. This vessel ‘MV Sophia’ can hold up to 10 people and ventures out into beautiful Maquarie Harbour to all the local fishing hotpots.



Local Cuisine

After a day exploring our beautiful west coast, treat yourself to the ultimate paddock to plate dining experience. Take in sweeping views of the harbour at View 42° Restaurant & Bar, enjoy a delicious pub meal and friendly service at Hamer’s Bar & Bistro or grab a coffee and/or baked goods from The Coffee Shack (best coffee in town).