East coast Tasmania

A reputation for stunning beaches is well deserved on Tasmania’s East Coast. With such well-known spots as the Bay of Fires and Wineglass Bay, the area punches well above its weight for sheer beauty and fascinating sealife.

Travelling the Tasman Highway, take in the coastal cliffs, white sand beaches and picturesque seaside towns. An area with a lot of history, there is plenty to discover about Tasmania’s past. The towns of Swansea and St Helens are two of the main towns along the coast, and offer wonderful bases to explore the surrounding region.

This story East Coast Tasmania first appeared on The Advocate.