Distance from Hobart: about 2 hours by air
Distance from Launceston: less than 1 hour by air.
Sea travel from Bridport to Lady Barron is also available.
Abundant wildlife, remote and truly beautiful beaches, dramatic granite peaks, summer wildflowers, Killiecrankie diamonds, a vatiety of places to stay and a friendly population make Flinders
Island a jewel of eastern Bass Strait at any time of the year.
The largest island of the Furneax Group is part of the land bridge that once connected mainland Australia with Tasmania. Bushwalks, scenic flights, boating, excellent fishing, panning for Killiecrankie diamonds (topaz) are some of the many activities to do.
Franklin Sound, Flinders Island from the popular lookout at Vinegar Hill.
Lady Barron township is obscured in the foreground.
Hotels and B & B
Lisas Cottage, Lees Rd, Auroa, 6359 6530
Cooma House, Badger Corner, 6359 3597
Partridge Farm, Badger Corner, 6359 3554
The Perch, 995 Palana Rd, Blue Rocks, 0418 128 084
Castle Cottage, 41 Port Davies Rd, Emita, 6359 8488
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McHenry Distillery is
Australia's southern-most whisky distillery.
Its southern location takes advantage of the cool-moist-maritime environment,
giving the maturing spirit the right conditions to make the most of its
time in the wooden barrels.
McHenry also has available a range of
Australia's most awarded gins.
owned and operated)
10 Aotea Road, Sandy Bay, Tasmania 7005