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Brighton, Bridgewater, Granton, Pontville, Mangalore, Bagdad

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A short commuting distance from Hobart, the Brighton area has grown considerably in recent years. Governor Lachlan Macquarie selected Brighton likely to be the future capital of Tasmania. Largely centered in a farming district it gained considerable recobgition for having an army barracks established at the time if the First World War with continuous military occupation until the 1990s. The improvement of the main Midlands Highway has seen the population grow from 2,000 in 1950 to about 14,000 today.

Hotels and B & B

  • Armytage House, 1702 Midland Hwy, Bagdad. 6268 6354
  • Brighton Hotel Motel, 141 Midland Hwy, Brighton. 6268 0355
  • Crown Inn Hotel, 256 Midlands Hwy, Pontville. 6268 1235
  • Lythgo's Row of Romantic Cottages, Lythgo's Row, Pontville. 6268 1665

Restaurants and Cafes

  • How Lin Chinese Restaurant, 5- 6 Brighton Shopping Cntr, Brighton, 6268 1045


  • Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, 593 Briggs Rd, Brighton, 6268 1184
  • Tea Tree Golf Course, 10A Volcanic Drive, Brighton 6268 1692
  • Winstead Winery, Winstead Rd, Bagdad, 6268 6417

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Other locations from Brighton: [kms]
Hobart (north)
Hobart 26
Hobart (east)
New Norfolk 23
Battery Point
Sandy Bay
Oatlands 56
Bothwell 48
Ouse 59
Launceston 171
Devonport 226 via Bothwell
Devonport 254 via Perth

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