Tyrepower Tasmania SuperSprint
Tyrepower Tasmania SuperSprint 6 - 8 April 2018
The largest sporting event in Tasmania returns from 6 - 8 April 2018. The Tyrepower Tasmania SuperSprint is a must-see annual event for every Tassie racing fan.
The 2017 season provided one of the closest and most exciting finishes to the Virgin Australia Supercars Championship, and the drivers and teams will be eager to stamp their mark early in 2018 at Round 3 in Symmons Plains.
Kids 12 and under go Trackside free with a paying adult, so bring the whole crew!
Launceston is a vibrant hub for food and wine, culture and nature.
In fact, the whole region is packed with city and country charm, gorgeous old towns, excellent food and wine and beautiful scenic highlights.
One of Australia's oldest cities, Launceston has one of the best-preserved early cityscapes in Australia with its elegant Colonial and Victorian architecture and century-old parks.
Just a short walk from the city centre, Cataract Gorge is a slice of wilderness right in the heart of town and Launceston's star natural attraction.
There's also plenty of culture on offer at art galleries, museums and design studios. The Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery is the largest regional gallery in Australia.
And for a little 'home away from home', why not catch a game of AFL at Aurora Stadium?
From Launceston, you can follow the Tamar River north through Tasmania's premium wine-growing region, past forested hills and farmland, lavender fields, vineyards, orchards and pretty riverside towns. Historic villages are found around every corner, from Longford on the outskirts of Launceston to Evandale, Ross and Campbell Town along the Heritage Highway south.
For those interested in wildlife, nearby Narawntapu National Park provides many opportunities to see Australia's unique animals.
Launceston's history began in 1804 when the commandant of the British garrison Lt. Col. William Paterson, set up a camp at Port Dalrymple, now known as George Town. A few weeks later, the settlement was moved across the river to York Town and in 1806 they finally settled in Launceston.
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