Smithton Visitor Information Centre



Tarkine, Tasmania, Australia



If it’s a tranquil escape from reality or an adrenaline charged adventure look no further. See what Stanley and surrounds has to offer you. From Tarkine wanderings, cruises, joy flights, 4WDing and everything in between, let our experienced and knowledgeable guides take the worry out of your planning.

Tarkine Trails was established in 2002 by a group of like-minded, passionate individuals, with a focus to provide exposure from the threats to the takayna / Tarkine region through tourism. From here the company has evolved to provide multiple unique deep immersion walking experiences, both within the Tarkine’s vast rainforest

Immerse yourself in local culture and treat yourself to something unique. North West Tasmania Tours specialise in all-inclusive boutique tours for small groups. From a day walking alongside an Aboriginal elder enriching your understanding of the region’s original custodians, to taking in local seafood feast on a glorious golden beach

The new Duck River Meadows Robotic Dairy is a remarkable state of the art facility housing the incredibly pure, creamy cheeses that are produced on site. La Cantara Artisan Cheeses are created from the lush grass fed cows, aged and delivered right to our consumers. Join our enthusiastic and knowledgeable

The ADVENTURE starts here, so make it a family affair with Dad, Mum and the Kids and see the Tarkine in motion by hiring a Kawasaki Teryx 4 Seater Buggy and have an experience of a life time on one of our fully guided Tag-A-Long Adventures. All Buggies come Equipped with all Safety Gear including Helmet, Gloves

Four-wheel drive luxury The region’s most experience guides will quickly have you spellbound within the ‘edge of the world’. Enjoy the Tarkine wilderness in style by booking a full day, premium 4WD adventure tour. Spectacular rainforest, abundant wildlife, gourmet produce and unsurpassed local knowledge. Does it get any better?

Grab your puffer jacket – it’s worth bracing the evening chill to welcome the world’s smallest penguins as they head to their burrows. The purpose-built viewing platform is illuminated with special red lighting designed not to disturb these delightful locals. Leave your cameras, torches and loud voices behind as bright

Wheelchair Accessible, Non-Smoking

If making the steep trek to the top of The Nut is not for you, the chairlift might be just the ticket. A leisurely five-minute cruise aboard this classic chairlift will have you enjoying 360° views as you travel the 250m to your summit perch. Pack your camera and settle