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Sport and recreation

Tasmania is a great place to be active. With easy access to a range of sporting clubs, high quality facilities and fitness events, there are fantastic opportunities for the whole family to get involved in physical activities at all levels, from local community fun runs to elite athletes training at the Tasmanian Institute of Sport.

For further details, visit the website of Sport and Recreation Tasmania.

Outdoor leisure opportunities

The Tasmanian Trail (mountain biking, walking, horse riding)

Sport and Recreation Tasmania run Get Moving Tasmania which offers ways of connecting with local walking groups, bushwalking clubs and walking tracks.

Bush walking trails and camping grounds are managed by the Tasmania Parks and Wildlife Service.

Cycling – organisations and events

Cycling South is an information resource on places to ride, people to ride with and new bike projects in Southern Tasmania

Northern Vets is a website for cycle racing in Northern Tasmania 

Aquatic activities

Surf lifesaving   

Scuba diving

Surfing find out where to surf and learn how to in Tasmania.

Yachting find out about your local sailing club here.





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