Description

Bridport in Tasmania's north-east is a popular beachside holiday destination overlooking Anderson Bay.replacenewlinereplacenewlineSurrounded by bushland reserves, white sand and the sloping vines of Pipers Brook wineries, Bridport is an ideal place to relax. The town's population of around 1,500 almost triples in summer when holidaymakers flock to this seaside town.replacenewlinereplacenewlineBridport's main industries are tourism, dairy and vegetable farming and seasonal scallop processing.replacenewlinereplacenewlineIn spring, the wildflowers and birds are prolific in the Granite Point Coastal Reserve and Bridport Wildflower Reserve. Other nearby reserves have spectacular coastal views, waterfalls, white sand dunes and native wildlife.replacenewlinereplacenewlineBridport is also home to Barnbougle Dunes, a classic links golf course considered one of the best in Australia and next door is its sister course - Lost Farm.replacenewlinereplacenewlineAlso nearby is Bridestowe Lavender Estate - one of the world's largest lavender oil producers.replacenewlinereplacenewlineBridport is a 1-hr drive (85 km) north-east of Launceston.

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Around Bridport TAS 7262


Our Picks on what to Do in Bridport TAS

Mermaids Beach

Barnbougle Dune Golf Links

Bridport Walking Track

Waterhouse Conservation Area

Kookaburra Ridge Quad Bike Tours

Eastmans Beach

Our Picks on where to Stay in Bridport TAS

Bridport Beach Cottages

Bridport YHA

Bridport Hotel

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Our Picks on what to Eat in Bridport TAS

Seascape Cafe

The Bridport Cafe

The Bridport Bunker Club

Shopping in Bridport TAS

Community Services  


The Pavilion Visitor Information Centre TAS
Main St,
BRIDPORT TAS 7262

Dorset Councils TAS
3 Ellenor Street,
SCOTTSDALE TAS 7260

Bridport Police Station TAS
55 Main Street,
BRIDPORT TAS 7262

Bridport Library TAS
Main Street,
BRIDPORT TAS 7262

Location Information 

  • Elevation: 52
  • Population: 1568
  • State electorate(s): Bass
  • Federal Division(s): Bass
  • Population information is based on 2016 Census data.
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Travel To  

Gladstone TAS 7264 (76 km, 54 mins)
Lilydale TAS 7268 (46.8 km, 36 mins)
Scottsdale TAS 7260 (21.6 km, 22 mins)
Acknowledgement of Country

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