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Ranked 1st best suburb in Tasmania

"Top of the world"

- sana3
We moved here two years ago after finding a lovely home in a quiet cul de sac. The views are truly breathtaking and the wild life that abounds keeps the kids entertained. Ease of access to the city wa...
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Ranked 2nd best suburb in Tasmania
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Ranked 3rd best suburb in Tasmania

"A slice of heaven"

- debbief2
We moved from the mainland in April 2016 and just by chance found Grindelwald, for us we fell in love with our house, with a beautiful view of Lake Louise and the Chapel. Lots of established trees, wi...
-41.3542183594774 147.008833792611


Ranked 4th best suburb in Tasmania

"Great Area To Live"

- Justin Goebel
With a population of just under 4000 people and approximately 5 minutes to the Launceston CBD, Norwood has all the conveniences that North of Tassie has to offer. The median age of people living in No...
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West Hobart

Ranked 5th best suburb in Tasmania

"Two suburbs in One"

- Nicholas McShane
West Hobart is a leafy, quiet suburb. It spreads from the restaurant strip of North Hobart, up to the foothills of Knocklofty. At the city end it borders the CBD and wanders up Forest Road. So if you...
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Mount Nelson

Ranked 6th best suburb in Tasmania

"Green hilltop area close to the everything"

- harvey_adam
Being up on a hill (340m or so peak), most homes have views over the city. But, it can get cooler and more windy at times. Homes are on larger blocks, most with lush gardens, or weedy more likely, and...
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Ranked 7th best suburb in Tasmania

"Currently building my house in Howrah"

- Frogztar
I've rented in Howrah for 3 years, have bought a block and am currently building. It is one of the nicesnt suburbs of Hobart. Close to the city but far enough away to be a quiet area with lots of spac...
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Ranked 8th best suburb in Tasmania

"A community that has made us so welcome!"

- gazandsas
We moved to Bicheno from Qld recently with our family of 5. Our 2 young children are incredibly happy and have made lots of friends through school and the community. Our older son enjoys the trip to...
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Ranked 9th best suburb in Tasmania

"Private Peaceful & Very Trendy"

- Joel Sloane
Trevallyn has a great mix of the old and the new. Houses dating back to the late 1800's and many houses from the 1950's and 1960's sitting amongst well designed, contemporary houses. Residents take a...
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South Hobart

Ranked 10th best suburb in Tasmania

"Gotta Love SOHO"

- lovesoho
I just love South Hobart. Can only be described as the SOHO of Hobart. Friendly neighbours, lovely views, great place to be
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St Leonards

Ranked 11th best suburb in Tasmania
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Ranked 12th best suburb in Tasmania

"A wonderful place to live great for kids ,very quite"

- anny
Waratah is a great quite safe place to live, everyone welcome, not much here , but a great place to live anyway not that far from town, so relaxing when you are at home , very friendly town, and looks...
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Ranked 13th best suburb in Tasmania

"Love it"

- lulla
Safe, plenty of options for things to do and great for all walks of life :)
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Ranked 14th best suburb in Tasmania

"Awesome views from up the hill"

- browniel
Just moved to Kings Meadows and we are loving the views from up the hill. There are 3 lovely cafes, 2 gyms, Coles and Woolworths, excellent butcher, bookshop, all within walking distance from where we...
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Low Head

Ranked 15th best suburb in Tasmania

"A beautiful getaway"

- Oceanic
Low Head is a small suburb steeped in history and natural beauty. It's located at the mouth of the great Tamar river, where Australia's oldest light house /pilot station still operates, and fairy pen...
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Ranked 16th best suburb in Tasmania

"Riverside has it all!"

- Kathryn Ord
Riverside is a fantastic suburb for everyone and located only minutes from the CBD, schools, shops and everyday necessities. Located in the West Tamar spreading from the flat all the way up the hill,...
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Ranked 17th best suburb in Tasmania

"very safe and quiet, near uni and close to shops"

- Gray
Dafnis Drive in Newnham is a very quiet street (Saturday night no traffic or noise) and a great place to live. It is a 3 minute drive to the Uni, 2 minutes to shops and primary/high schools, and 10 mi...
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Ranked 18th best suburb in Tasmania

"Serenity Now!"

- Quails
Haven't heard to many bad things about Ulvie. A fantastic relaxing place and great for young kids. A community feel and spirit about the place which leaves a lasting impresssion. Cannot recommend h...
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Ranked 19th best suburb in Tasmania

"Prospect, great suburb, perfect for everyone"

- Kathryn Ord
Prospect is a great all rounder Suburb. Close to everyday necessities, Schools and the CBD. Great for bringing up families or just living close to shops etc. Prospect has a wide variety of homes in al...
-41.4735189049583 147.140960597503

Lenah Valley

Ranked 20th best suburb in Tasmania

"A Revelation"

- franr
Rented a house here a few months ago perched up high overlooking New Town and the Derwent and it is spectacular. Originally wanted to live closer to the city but am so glad this place came up in the m...
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