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Fungi hunting Derwent Valley Tasmania
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Fungi Hunting

Fungi Hunting. It starts every autumn with just a few oranges and browns, but it’s not the turning of the Fagus. By winter the blues, greens, yellows and reds will have you hooked, but it’s not flowers. It’s fungi! Fungi hunting has become the newest attraction at Mt Field National Park as visitors to the

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Derwent Valley Autumn Festival 2018
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5 must do Autumn experiences in Tasmania’s Derwent Valley

5 must do Autumn experiences in Tasmania’s Derwent Valley. The Derwent Valley is irresistible in autumn: clear days and a lingering glow at twilight combined with a spectacular assortment of colourful trees, rolling hills and vineyards brings out the Valley’s blooming best! With autumn in full swing, below are five must-do experiences in the Derwent

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Derwent Valley Medieval Festival October 2017
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Derwent Valley Medieval Festival

Medieval Festival (2017) Image by Leslie J Dee If you’re into everything medieval, from frocks, forging and general frivolity — then look no further than the Derwent Valley Medieval Festival. The event is held at Kensington Park, New Norfolk and will see the racing track converted into a pop-up village complete with castle entry gates,

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Maydena Derwent Valley Tasmania
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5 NEW Bucket Listable Experiences

5 New Bucket List Experiences. The locals know that the Derwent Valley is Tasmania’s best kept secret. It is their secret. Their own perfect piece of the world. Perfectly, sublimely beautiful. Pristine and vast, with warm pockets of civilisation. The Valley is in close proximity to Hobart and has always offered a tranquil and relaxing

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Fagus Weekend - Derwent Valley Tasmania
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Fagus Weekend

2017 Fagus Weekend. 22 – 23 April 2017 Scheduled take place over two days at Mount Field National Park from 11am to 5pm with special night time activities on Saturday. You are invited to join us to celebrate the turning of the fagus, Tasmania’s only native deciduous tree, and be inspired by the beauty of

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Derwent Valley Festival 2017
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Autumn Festival

Autumn Festival. Sunday 15 April 2018 Enjoying one of the most picturesque settings anywhere in the State, the Festival marks a special time of the year. The Esplanade at New Norfolk with its huge open space along the Derwent River is a magnificent site offering a stunningly colourful vista of superb autumn tonings displayed by

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