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Marrawah - Green Point Beach

About 20mins north of Arthur River is Marrawah, and Green Point Beach – roadside scenery and beach very pretty, water such a beautiful blue. Wind farms out on the headland. 41 more words


Gardiners Point - Edge of the World

Just south of Arthur River, on the north-west coast of Tasmania is Gardiners Point, which is referred to as the “Edge of the World”. There is a top boardwalk and lookout, with spectacular views of the Southern Ocean where the coastline is battered by the “Roaring Fourties” winds, that have blown trees from the nearby Tarkine Forest to shore. 163 more words


Arthur River - Panorama Cottage

Some roadside scenery on the way to our night’s destination, at the Panorama Cottage, 8 Airey Street, Arthur River, on the west coast of Tasmania. Stopped in at Smithton, to buy some provisions (no supermarkets near Arthur River). 76 more words


There has to be more

There is a saying which I live by: Nothing great is achieved without effort. I would like to use this as the basis for a new saying: Nothing about the land is understood without walking across it. 188 more words


Into the Arthur River/Pieman Conservation Area

We drove south from Marrawah on the road to Arthur River. After a short distance, a public sign indicated we were entering the Arthur River/Pieman Conservation Area… 221 more words


Arrival at Marrawah

It is claimed that in the Peerapper Aboriginal language ‘marrawah’ was the name for a eucalypt, a gum tree.

We arrived, from along the Bass Highway, at a T junction with the Comeback Road/Arthur River Road continuum, and turned right towards the tiny settlement of Marrawah – barely considering the road to the left should take us to Arthur River in a few days time.   165 more words