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The best family-friendly adventures around Launceston

Launceston is a hidden treasure trove of family-friendly activities, and BIG4 Launceston Holiday Park is the ideal home base for your adventures. Our comfortable accommodations and onsite amenities ensure that your family’s stay is as enjoyable as your outings. Create cherished memories as you explore the top 10 family-friendly activities in and around Launceston with your loved ones. Book your stay with us today and get ready for an unforgettable family getaway!

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Top 10 Family Adventures

#1 Cataract Gorge

Cataract Gorge, a true Launceston gem, is a must-visit. Stroll along picturesque walking trails, take in stunning views, and experience an exhilarating chairlift ride offering breathtaking vistas of the Tamar River below.

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#2 Riverbend Park

Just a short drive from BIG4 Launceston Holiday Park, Riverbend Park offers an abundance of recreational opportunities, from picnicking to birdwatching, and an expansive playground for the little ones.

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#3 City Park

Located in the heart of Launceston, City Park boasts beautifully manicured gardens, a monkey enclosure, and a charming train ride. It’s the perfect place for a family picnic.

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#4 Lex Fun at Door of Hope Complex

Experience family fun at Lex Fun, located in the Door of Hope Complex. This indoor play area offers endless entertainment for kids, ensuring hours of laughter and play.

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#5 Hillwood Berry Farm

For a seasonal berry-picking adventure, head to Hillwood Berry Farm. Your family can enjoy picking delicious berries, creating sweet memories amidst the picturesque surroundings.

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#6 Penny Royal Adventures

Embark on a journey back in time at Penny Royal Adventures, where you can experience the excitement of a gold mine, a cliff walk, and even a treasure hunt.

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#7 Tamar Valley Zoo

Get up close and personal with exotic wildlife at the Tamar Valley Zoo. Your kids will love meeting kangaroos, Tasmanian devils, and many other fascinating creatures.

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#8 Platypus House and Seahorse World

Witness the elusive platypus at Platypus House and explore the magical underwater world of seahorses at Seahorse World, both located close to each other. These unique experiences are both entertaining and educational for kids and adults alike.

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#9 Explore Launceston's Cafes and Restaurants

After a day of adventure, satisfy your family’s hunger at one of Launceston’s family-friendly eateries. From traditional fish and chips to international cuisine, there’s something to please every palate.


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#10 Visit the Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery

Immerse your family in the rich cultural heritage of Launceston at the Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery. With interactive exhibits and captivating displays, it’s both entertaining and educational.