Welcome to Burnie and North West Tasmania

Our Town

Situated on Emu Bay at the mouth of the Emu River, Burnie is Tasmania's third largest city and a major deepwater port servicing the rich agricultural and mineral mining activities of the region.

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Burnie visitor guide

A complete guide to Burnie: with travel tips, advice and information on what to see, where to go and how to get there, using Burnie as a base to explore the North West region of Tasmania.

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Our Region

The North West Tasmania region covers a vast area including the towns of Devonport, Burnie, Strahan and Queenstown as well as Cradle Mountain. The gateway to the region is Devonport.

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Regional History

Recollections from the past of people, places and events that shaped North West Tasmania.

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See and Do

Activities, places to go and things to see in and around Burnie and across the North West region.

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Drives

See, enjoy and explore the region. Most destinations can be visited within the same day.

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