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Best suburbs to live in Tasmania

Top ranked suburbs rated by locals in the community.


4.5Ranked 1st
Caitlin Horder

"Love this Place!"

I am a Property Manager for Northern Tasmania and I have called Grindelwald my home for the past 10 years. We chose Grindelwald for it's idyllic setting - it's extremely quiet and the neighbourhood re…
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4.5Ranked 2nd
Jenna Baker

"A small town with everything you need!"

Situated in the country, this town has plenty of parks, community oval and bike/walking trails this town is suitable for anyone. With new builds, character homes and plenty of land available for purc…
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4.5Ranked 3rd
Lily Curtin

"Lovely Norwood"

Norwood is just a 10 minute drive from the Launceston CBD which makes it convenient yet free from the fasted pace hustle and bustle of the city. With a lovely community feel, Norwood is a perfect pla…
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4.5Ranked 4th
Susan Lewi-Gee

"A gem, east of the Tamar"

Moved from Sydney for a lifestyle change. We found the area to be safe, mainly consisting of retirees (empty nesters). We bought an old home with views and fixed it up. The 60 year old home was well b…
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East Launceston

4.5Ranked 5th
David Hernyk

"Always In Demand"

One of the founding suburbs, East has some grand - period Federation homes that offer more space and great lot sizes. Highly desired for it's proximity to the CBD and private schools. Walking to schoo…
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4.5Ranked 6th
Jeremy Wilkinson

"Beautiful views"

A hilltop neighborhood that offers access to some of Launceston's most breathtaking views and walking trails. Trevallyn is Just a short distance from the Cataract Gorge, City Centre, schools, and  pub…
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4.5Ranked 7th
Tameka Smith

"Its heart is Green!"

This stunning little suburb is so underrated by locals! Its heart is one of the most stunning parks the city has to offer, with large green spaces, great play areas for children and beautiful gardens.…
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St Leonards

4.5Ranked 8th
David Hernyk

"Semi-Rural Setting"

With parks, river and one of the best off leash dog parks in Launceston, St Leonards is great for those looking for a slower pace. Surrounded by rural property and farmland, yet only 10min to the CBD.…
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West Hobart

4.5Ranked 9th

"My favourite suburb"

West Hobart is adjacent to the CBD and juts high into the foothills of Mount Wellington. Stunningly beautiful, with the houses high on the hills having incredible views! A large range of housing types…
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Kings Meadows

4.5Ranked 10th
David Hernyk

"Everything You Need"

With one of, if not the largest shopping precincts in Launceston, Kings Meadows is a great option for families and first home buyers alike. Schools and sports, renowned Launceston Golf Club, cafes and…
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4.5Ranked 11th
Jeremy Wilkinson

"Family Friendly"

I have lived in Riverside almost 20 years and love the Tamar River views and the close proximity to the city centre, whilst locally we have Riverside Shopping Centre for most of our needs. As a runne…
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4.5Ranked 12th
David Hernyk

"Close To Services"

Boardering Summerhill (great schools and medical) Prospect offers residents connections to the newer Prospect Vale shopping centre as well as it's own at the Olde Tutor. A family favourite. David Her…
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4.5Ranked 13th
Caitlin Horder

"Up and Coming Legana!"

I've lived just up the hill from Legana for the past 10 years and I've watched this little suburb go from strength to strength. Set amongst the orchards, Legana is 15-20 minutes out of Launceston in t…
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4.5Ranked 14th

"A community that has made us so welcome!"

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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South Launceston

4.5Ranked 15th
David Hernyk

"Bordering CBD"

On the city fringe, walk to work or Charles St Cafe strip, the Launceston General Hospital is located here too. Great for renters or owners alike. Sunny positions, quiet one way streets and parks too.…
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4.5Ranked 16th

"Westbury Resident"

I have moved back to Westbury after a hiatus. In that time the IGA has moved to a bigger and better location, there is a wine room, a distillery and a couple of other changes. It is still a lovely cou…
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4.5Ranked 17th
David Hernyk

"Leefy Streets"

Newstead is one of the original suburbs of Launceston. As such, there are some old world stunners to be found, with a mix of 80's and also modern builds. Close to the CBD, family friendly with access …
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4.5Ranked 18th

"Trendy & multicultural centre of Launceston"

Great culture and very safe! I see this suburb really coming into its own. Also good shopping accessibility helps.
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4.5Ranked 19th
Justin Shedden

"Great place to Live"

Lived here for 26 years, great community friendly neighbourhood
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Low Head

4.5Ranked 20th

"A beautiful getaway"

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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