Port Arthur to Saltwater River


    Established 1841. Koonya features many well-preserved historic buildings in an idyllic setting.

    Lime Bay

      Established 1833. More than 600 convicts worked the coal mines for the Colony.

      Sloping Main

        Established Mid 1820s. Sloping Main boasts a beautiful beach and some historic homesteads.


          Established . Nubeena has a long maritime history and was a farming outstation for Port Arthur.

          Saltwater River

            Established Mid 1820s. Visitors to Saltwater River can explore the Tasman Peninsula convict coal mines.


              Established 1841. Premaydena was once the site of the Impression Bay Probation Station.

              White Beach

                Established . White Beach is a quiet spot close to Port Arthur, nestled in Wedge Bay.

                Port Arthur

                  Established 1830. The site of the best-known convict settlement in Tasmania.