East Coast

By Discover Tasmania | Tasmania's East Coast, with its natural beauty, spectacular landscapes and long beautiful beaches, offers a completely different Australian coastal experience.  Here you'll discover the beaches of the beautiful Bay of Fires, one of Lonely Planet's top 10 regions in the world, along with historic townships, fresh seafood and friendly locals.

East Coast Tasmania

“Winery lunches with a view #devilscorner #tombolo #tassie #discovertasmania”

“Who's up for an early morning walk? @travellersplanet got an early start to explore the boardwalk and take in the stunning ocean views of…”

“Bayley Rocks #bayleyrocks #bayoffires #eastcoasttasmania #instatassie #instatasmania #clicktasmania #discovertasmania”

“Enjoying a Raspberry sorbet at Kates Berry Farm #greateasterndrive #tassiepics #tassiefood #sorbet #hobartandbeyond #tasmania #icecream”

“Dappled afternoon light illuminating the pink granite peaks of The Hazards in the Freycinet National Park. @william_patino captured this…”

just one little kiss?…” A friendly local closes in for a smooch on the @EastCoastTasmania in this cheeky shot from @shipwreckphotography. Tasmania is a natural haven for Australian wildlife. Bennetts wallabies, seals, penguins and wedge-tailed eagles can be found without venturing too far from the state’s population centres, and encounters with friendly wildlife are an almost inevitable feature of travels around the state. Thanks for tagging #discovertasmania, Mitchell. #eastcoasttasmania #greateasterndrive #wildlife http://ift.tt/1KGC6Pe

“Aww come on - just one little kiss?…” A friendly local closes in for a smooch on the @EastCoastTasmania in this cheeky shot from …

Animals

East Coast Tasmania

East Coast Tasmania

“A magnificent photo from the Bay of Fires by @shipwreckphotography 😊 The Bay of Fires has been luring holiday makers for decades. Named by…”

12 Aerial Drone Photographs of Tasmania’s East Coast

Over the past couple of months I have embarked on a personal project to photograph beautiful Tasmanian landscapes via drone, and have just spent the …

Drones

Despite some inclement weather, the colours and beauty of the Bay of Fires region shine through in this recent shot from @lovethywalrus. Located in the northern reaches of @EastCoastTasmania, near the picturesque town of St Helens, the Bay of Fires holds firm in the hearts and minds of locals and visitors. The coastal seascapes and vivid colours provide the most atmospheric of settings no matter what the weather conditions. Thanks for tagging #discovertasmania, Paul. #bayoffires #eastcoasttasmania #greateasterndrive http://ift.tt/1ZX8Z6v

Despite some inclement weather, the colours and beauty of the Bay of Fires region shine through in this recent shot from @lovethywalrus. Located in …

Weather

“Bluestone Bay at Freycinet on Tassie's East Coast is amazing. It's a bit of an adventure to get to if you don't have a 4WD as the drive in…”

“He just couldn't help himself, this old guy showing off in #colesbay in front of #thehazards @eastcoasttasmania @tasmania #tasmania…”

“Perfection #discovertasmania #kateandalexadventure”

Sail Surf ROAM #6 - Tasmania: From the East Coast and Freycinet, through Hobart to the Wild South Coast.

Hobart

Allan Dixon - Adventurer on Instagram: “If you don't already have a kite in your life, I highly suggest getting one. The childhood joy of flying a kite is so underrated. 🎉🎈😊…”

Oceanic Photography - Tasmania on Instagram: “'Aquatic crawler' - On dry land I tend to have a great fear of spiders. I'd actually say I am a bordering arachniphobe! In the ocean…”

“Love these colours 💛💙💚 Lost Farm dunes Bridport #instatassie #discovertasmania #clicktasmania #tasmania #tassiepics #instatasmania…”

East Coast Tasmania

“Serenity in its entirety.. A completely desolate beach.. Pictures & words cannot describe how gorgeous this beach was.. Worth the 11km…”

“Tassie withdrawals. Seriously. This is Bay of Fires in 'peak season'. Better put in some work this year and save up those adventure tokens.…”

“#bichenoblowhole #discovertasmania #bigblower #shegoesoffwithabang #slipperywhenwet”

“Tassie beaches are unreal. #eastcoasttasmania #discovertasmania #tassiepics”

“The #freshest #oysters I've ever had, the most #fulfilling #lobster because of how fleshy it was! #seafood in #tassie is a #musteat…”

“This one's a real renovators delight #falmouth #tasmania #australia”

“Starting off the day right with sunrise on the top of Mount Amos on the Freycinet Peninsula. This pink, granite peak is one of three…”

“Beautiful Wineglass Bay. Even better than all the reviews. I'm so glad we did it together. Definitely worth the effort. Only two hours and…”

“Take a moment to take a deep breath, forget about all the troubles of the day and picture yourself here, on the serene shores of Orford on…”