Iron Blow, Tasmania -A Wealth of Minerals

Out of the ‘forests’ we are heading to Queenstown into Tasmania’s mineral territory on the west coast! The landscape changes, devoid of trees to barren land and multi coloured rocks which have been mined. Mount Lyell contains 22 known ore bodies, This area was known for the copper wealth since 1935. Driving up to Iron Blow Lookout feels like you are on another planet. The colours of the minerals … Continue reading Iron Blow, Tasmania -A Wealth of Minerals

Tall Timbers! Tuhane Air Walk – Tasmania

Driving deeper into Tasmania’s timber territory you come across Tuhane Air Walk. It is well worth the visit to get a get up high to look down on these BIG TALL trees to appreciate their size. This Air Walk hangs over the trees with magnificent views of the river and mountains. It was constructed by Tasmanian companies using as much local product as possible. There are some … Continue reading Tall Timbers! Tuhane Air Walk – Tasmania