Named in 1642 by Dutch explorer Abel Tasman after Maria van Diemen (née van Aelst), wife of Anthony van Diemen, the Governor-General of the Dutch East Indies in Batavia. We're yet to add information about Maria Island. In the meantime, visit Maria Island, Tasmania.
Things to Do and Places to Visit in the Maria Island Area
From Hobart: 1 hr 8 mins (plus ferry)
Local Council: Glamorgan Spring Bay | Visit Council Website