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A Taste of Tasmania

When we conducted a photo shoot in Tassie recently, the photo shoot Director hadn’t planned on needing to diet when she got home…… If someone had told me about the dark chocolate covered raspberries, I wouldn’t have indulged so much at the hotel’s buffet breakfast. Christmas Hills Raspberry Farm’s P...

AAT Kings Marketing Team Posted: 21 October 2014

A True Taste of Tasmania

When I think of Tasmania, what comes to mind is the crisp air, fresh and untainted by high rises and heaving populations. It hits you as soon as you step off the plane. Then it’s the feel of luxury and unpretentious opulence and the hidden gems, backstreets filled with quirky villages and stunning c...

Lauren Walker, Product Development Manager, AAT Kings Posted: 7 August 2015

AAT Kings' Easter Egg Hunt: Platypus Eggs

So far on our Easter Egg Hunt around Australia and New Zealand, we’ve discovered the big and beautiful Emu egg. What a find! Next we’re going to be looking for the deeply buried Platypus egg.  The Platypus is a semi-aquatic, egg-laying mammal which lives strictly along the east coast of Australia. ...

Dane Hinchy, AAT Kings Posted: 5 April 2017

Tasmania - Isle of Discovery

Tasmania is a destination on many travellers’ bucket lists. Known for its amazing scenery, wildlife, history and also home to some of Australia’s best wineries, Tasmania is a perfect guided holiday destination. Whether it be exploring the contrasting colonial and modern atmosphere of Hobart or takin...

Gordon Gillan, AAT Kings Posted: 1 June 2017

Bushwalk your way through Australia

The sound of the birds, the all-encompassing fresh air and sunshine, and the overall sense of peace you start to feel when walking through the bush or through a rainforest are undoubtably a few of life’s greatest pleasures. We think that bushwalking is the ideal way to spend a weekend, especially if...

Laura Vitucci for AAT Kings Posted: 12 February 2019

11 of Australia's Best Swimming Spots

  As the fresh blooms and glaring Australian sun of Spring start to come out at last, we start to migrate back to the spots that make an Australian summer so iconic. Not only are we blessed with unbelievable stretches of pristine coastline, there is an abundance of flowing waterfalls, towering gorge...

Laura Vitucci for AAT Kings Posted: 31 August 2019

Your Guide to the Best Things to do in Hobart

While the island state of Tasmania may seem like it’s a world away for those of us in the other states and territories of Australia (especially our friends in WA), never has there been a better time to visit. Tasmania’s capital, Hobart, is an enchanting little city built around a beautiful yacht-stu...

Laura Vitucci for AAT Kings Posted: 18 November 2019

Beautiful national parks across Australia and New Zealand

When it comes to the natural world, the Australasian continent is one of the most fascinating and diverse places on the planet. With a huge range of climates, landscapes and ecosystems packed into such a (relatively!) small area, it's almost impossible to run out of beautiful places to explore. From...

AAT Kings Posted: 3 February 2020

Seven of the world's most incredible botanical gardens

New cities are always an exciting adventure. They're full of great things to see and do. But when you're hopping between urban districts, the traffic, people and noise can leave you feeling a little wound up. That's why we've dedicated today's post to urban botanical gardens - those beautiful island...

AAT Kings Posted: 10 February 2020