Take a train ride into history on the
West Coast Wilderness Railway
- explore the world of the pioneering West Coast piners and miners - experience mirror-perfect reflections on the Gordon River with Gordon River Cruises - taste fresh local Tasmanian seafood - feel the power of Southern Ocean swells as you stroll along Ocean Beach.
On the West Coast Wilderness Railway, experience the Tasmanian rainforest close-up and marvel at steep-sided river gorges as you learn how men laboured to forge a link between Queenstown and the port of Strahan.
Wind your way up the majestic Gordon River and take in one of the most pristine World Heritage Areas on Earth on a
Gordon River Cruise
. From Strahan you'll glide past riverside rainforest with ancient trees that took root 2000 years ago. Reach out to the ancient temperate rainforests and touch their craggy surfaces at Heritage Landing. Walk ashore to see the ruins of the convict settlement at Sarah Island.
There's the rare opportunity to observe Little Penguins at dusk
on a remote island at the mouth of Macqaurie Harbour on
The Bonnet Island Experience
- a fascinating experience
highlighting the native wildlife and human heritage of
Tasmania's wild West Coast.
Deep within Macquarie Harbour, around Kelly Basin shelter you can observe one of the rarest bird species on Earth, the endangered orange-bellied parrot.
From your Strahan accommodation, take time out to enjoy View 42° Restaurant & Bar. Set on the hilltop overlooking Macquarie Harbour, enjoy premium dining and sample fine Tasmanian wine and beer. Or head down to the village to Hamer's Hotel and hear tales of the past from locals whose families have lived in the area for more than 100 years. Just a salmons leap from the harbour, sample the freshest catch from the local fleet at Fish Café on the Wharf.
All of these natural wonders await you on your perfect Strahan holiday at Strahan Village. Take time to experience the Strahan lifestyle.