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Tasmania

Photo: Tatters, Du Cane Hut

Tasmania is Australia’s island state, located 240 kilometers (150 miles) to the south of the Australian continent (nicknamed the North Island), separated by Bass Strait. The state capital and largest city is Hobart. Another major hub for travel is Launceston.

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Sunset

Cathedral mountain. Overland track Tasmania Day4

Mid March 2005 - Late afternoon Panorama of Hobart from Mt Wellington, Tasmania, Australia

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Parks

Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area

Cradle Mountain

Cities

Hobart

Launceston

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Tasmanian Tiger

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