Hobart is the capital city of the state of and is Australia's second oldest city, after . Hobart sits along the Derwent River and began humbly as a penal colony.

Landmarks in the Area

The University of Tasmania is a public research university primarily located in , Australia. is situated 3 km south of Hobart. Photo: Barrylb, Public domain.

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Bellerive Oval is a cricket and Australian rules football ground located in , a suburb on the eastern shore of , . is situated 3½ km east of Hobart. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

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The Cascades Female Factory, a former workhouse for female convicts in the penal colony of Van Diemen's Land, is located in , Tasmania. is situated 3 km southwest of Hobart. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

The Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery is a museum located in , . Photo: JTdale, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Sandy Bay is a suburb of the city of , , , located immediately south of the central business district, and adjoining the suburb of . is situated 2 km south of Hobart.

Lindisfarne is a suburb of 's Eastern Shore, located approximately 6 kilometres from the City Centre and is part of the municipal City of Clarence. is situated 4½ km northeast of Hobart. Photo: Phil Wardle, Public domain.

New Town is a suburb of the city of , , , about 4 kilometres north of the central business district of Hobart. is situated 3 km northwest of Hobart.

West Hobart is an inner-city suburb of , , . is situated 1½ km west of Hobart.


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