One of Tasmania’s most innovative buildings, the Forest EcoCentre, is a window onto the region, with interpretation of the local forest industry and pioneering history. Add a gallery featuring selected pieces from the world-renowned Tasmanian Wood Design Collection. You may even buy an item of speciality Tasmanian timber to take home, whether your taste be avant-garde or utilitarian.
While elsewhere in Tasmania people are tucking up by the fire and going into winter hibernation, North East Tasmania comes alive to celebrate and showcase local arts and crafts annually on the June long weekend.
The Bridport CWA Market is held on the first Saturday of every month, undercover in the CWA Hall. There is a large range of fresh local fruit and vegetables, home-made jam, sauces and cakes. Jewellery, plants and bric-a-brac are also available.