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History Tasmania
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History Tasmania (photo by Carol Haberle)

Here’s a link to the latest articles about history in Tasmania. Otherwise, please browse the alphabetical list below with details of all Think Tasmania articles about history…

Abel Tasman – Van Diemen’s Land, Explorers

ABT Railway – Heritage Steam Locomotive

Amy Pulford – Central Plateau Shepherd

Ancestors – Bell Family History in Tasmania

ANZAC Day – Flinders Island

Arthur Circus – Battery Point, Hobart

Australian Volunteer Automobile Corps

Automobile Museum of Tasmania – History of Cars

Autumn – Tasmanian Botany

Battery – Point, Historic Hobart Walk, Princes Park

Battery Point – Historic Walk

Beaconsfield – Mine & Heritage Centre

Beaconsfield Mine and Heritage Centre – A Step Back in Time

Beaconsfield Mine Disaster – 10 Year Anniversary

Bert Farquhar – Scottsdale Farmer, Military Rations

Big Penguin – Church, Market, Railway

Black Vaughan – Short Story by Mike Fry

Bond Store Galleries – Tasmanian Museum & Art Gallery

Bonnets – Blessing; Female & Children Convicts

Bothwell – History of Golf, Convicts, Bushrangers

Bothwell Photos – Heritage Houses

Brickendon – Heritage Estate, Longford

Bruny – European Explores, Cape Bruny Lighthouse

Bruny Island – Truganini & Captain Cook

Buckland – St John the Baptist Anglican Church

Burnie – Pulp and Paper Mill

Burnie Tasmania – Factory Shame

Callington Mill – Oatlands, Heritage Highway

Callington Mill in Oatlands – Photo by Carol Haberle

Cape Bruny Lighthouse – Lightstation Museum

Captain James Cook – History on Bruny Island

Cascade Gardens – Hobart Rivulet, Female Factory, Brewery

Chinese Heritage – Henry Ah Ping Walk, North East

City Park – Botanist, Ronald Campbell Gunn

Clarendon – National Trust Estate, Evandale

Coal Mines – Historic Convict Site

Convict Built Remnants – Photo of the Month

Convict Sites – World Heritage Listed

Cradle Coast Tours – Waldheim Chalet, Gustav & Kate Weindorfer

Crazy for Tasmania – History Books

Currie – Harbour Lighthouse Museum

Deloraine and Districts – Folk Museum

Derby – Trail of the Tin Dragon (Mining)

Derwent – River and Hobart History

Devils Gullet – Shaping Dolerite in the Ice Age

Devonport Tas – Torquay, Formby, Don River, Home Hill

Devonport Tasmania – Home Hill

Diana Reynolds – A Small Girl’s 1960s Tasmania

Dinner Cruise – Historic Ferries

Dip River – Forest Reserve, Dip Falls, Big Tree

Diverse Island – Gondwana Days, Indigenous People

Dog Line – Officers Quarters, Eaglehawk Neck

Don River Railway – Tasmanian Government Railways

Drive to Coles Bay – Convict Heritage

Eagles Eyrie – Forestry Tasmania

Elizabeth River – Red Bridge, Campbell Town

Empire Hotel – Queenstown

Engineering – the Tiger’s Tale in Sheffield

Entally Estate – From Carrick to Hadspen

Entally House – Convict Heritage Estate

Evandale – Village Fair & Penny Farthing Championships

Evandale Heritage Walk – Trail of Tasmanian History

Female Factory – Convict Crime Class at Cascades

Festival of Roses – Woolmers Estate, Longford

Fingal – Mining, Railway, Convicts

First Fleet – Reverend Richard Johnson

Flowery Gully – Old School

George Town – Low Head, Tamar Valley

Ghost Tour – Hobart Penitentiary Chapel

Gordon River – Cruise from Strahan

Heroic ANZAC – Transport Convicts Exhibition

Historic Houses – Tamar Valley Tour

Historic New Norfolk – Antiques, Graves & the Bush Inn!

Hobart – Australia’s Second Oldest City

Hobart Tours – Southport

Hobart to the East Coast – Callington Mill, Buckland Church

Huon Pine Punts – Pining West Coast Wilderness

Hydro Tour – Lake Margaret Power Station, Queenstown

Ida Bay – Limestone Quarries and Tasmanian Pioneers

Ida Bay Railway – Friends Historical Society

Ikon Hotel – Heritage Property in Burnie

Island of Treasures – Tasmanian Museums Book to Win

Jackie Cox – Convict/Settlers Series, Heritage Houses

Joseph Lyons – Political History in Tasmania

Kangaroo Bluff – Historical Battery Site in Bellerive

Lakeview Cottage – Oatlands Convict-Built Sandstone

Lady Nelson – Convicts from New Norfolk to Hobart

Latrobe – A Little History: Bell’s Parade, Sherwood Hall

Latrobe Federal Band – Playing Brass Instruments for 140 Years

Legerwood – Avenue of Remembrance

Lost Mines – Queenstown Heritage Tours

Malua – Tasmania’s Champion Racehorse

Margaret Morgan – Convicts, Museums and Churches

Maria – Island, Darlington Bay Convict Settlement

Maria Island Ferry – Convict, Aboriginal and Early Settlement History

Maritime Museum of Tasmania – Nautical History

Maydena – Forestry, Mining and Railways

Mine Tour – Mt Lyell Underground, Queenstown

Mining – Mt Bischoff Tin at Waratah

Modern Day Pioneer – James “Philosopher” Smith

Montana – Seen Better Days

Mountain – Gustav Weindorfer, Waldheim Chalet, Cradle

Mountain Huts – Haberle’s Hut, The Great Western Tiers

Mount Nelson Lookout – Signal Station

Mt Paris Dam – Morning Star Dam, Tin Mining

Mures – Apple Packing Shed to Sustainable Fishing Business

Name – Tasmanian Towns and Places

Nant Estate – Settler, Edward Nicholas

New Norfolk – 1820’s Settlement

Oatlands – Heritage Buildings

Oatlands Festival – Heritage Town

Old House – Back Levendale Road

Only in Tasmania – History Without the Boring Bits!

Ormiston House – F.O. Henry, Strahan Pioneer

Par Avion – Melaleuca, South West Wilderness

Penitentiary Chapel – Historic Site Tour

Pieman River – Photos by Dan Fellow

Photo of the Month – Stanley Tasmania

Port Arthur Convict Settlement – Tasman Peninsula

Port Arthur Tasmania – Convict Settlement

Port Davies – Lillie’s Bay, Flinders Island

Pulp – Mill & Paper Trail, Burnie

Pungenna – Aboriginal Community, Parrdarrama National

Quarantine Station – Bruny Island

Queens Domain – Commissioned in 1860

Queenstown – Mining on the West Coast

Queen Victoria Museum – Tasmanian History

Recherche Bay – Tasmanian Land Conservancy

Red Bridge Cafe – Heritage Highway

Red Feather Inn – Georgian Colonial Coaching Inn

Redwater Creek – SteamFest & Heritage Society

Relics – Photos of the Past

Richmond Bridge and Church – A Photo by Aileen Newell

Richmond Church – Oldest in Australia

Richmond Gaol – Historic Convict Site, 1825

Richmond Park Boat House – Historic Bridge

Rick Paltridge – Waratah & West Coast Mining

Ritchie’s Mill – Heritage-listed Building

Rocky Cape – Aboriginal History

Roland – (Mount) Aboriginal Heritage and Explorers

Rosny Cottage – The Barn, Schoolhouse Gallery

Rosny Farm – Convict Trail

Rosny Farm Exhibition – Tasman Bridge Collapse Disaster

Ross – Tasmanian Wool Centre

Ross Baker – Traditional Golf Club Maker

Salamanca – 1830s Sandstone Warehouses

Salmon – Ponds, Trout Fishing Museum

Salmon Ponds – Tasmanian Museum of Trout Fishing

Salt Works – Lisdillon Heritage Site

Shene – Heritage Highway Stables Complex

Shene Estate – Hidden Heritage in Tasmania

Shutterbug Walkabouts – Heritage Richmond Village

Snug – Pioneer Forestry & Farming

Spiky Bridge – Swansea Convicts

Spray Mine – Spray Tunnel, Zeehan

Stanley – Highfield

Steppes Hall – Centenary Celebrations

Strahan – Convicts & Sarah Island

Table – Cape Lighthouse, Murder Mystery

Tall Ships – Australian Wooden Boat Festival

Tarkine – Tarkineer Aboriginal Band

Tasman Bridge – Disaster in Hobart Tasmania

Tasmania Island of Treasures – Museum Guide

Tasmania Richmond – Heritage Village

Tasmanian Aboriginals – Pungenna Art, Suggested Reading

Tasmanian Bridge – Built by Convicts

Tasmanian Churches – Heritage Buildings

Tasmanian Government – Vice Regal Residence

Tasmanian Historians – Help Required

Tasmanian History – Creating Interest

Tasmanian Museum – Aboriginal & Convict Displays

Tasmanian North East – Anchor Stamper Tin Mine

Tasmanian Tigers – Extinct Wildlife

Theatre Royal Hobart – Hobart’s Performing History

The Lightkeeper’s Wife – Remote Cape Bruny

The Time Traveller – Evandale History for Children

Things to Do in Stanley – Highfield House

Tiagarra – Aboriginal Culture Centre and Museum

Tin Centre – Chinese Miners & the Heritage of Tin Mining

Tin Dragon Trail Cottages – Ah Ping Chinese Tin Mining Heritage

Tour Tasmania – History in a Day from Hobart

Town of Penguin – Silver Mine, James Philosopher Smith

Travels in Tasmania – Documentary by Robert Stephens

Triabunna Church – St Mary’s Anglican

Tucker’s Tennis Museum – Tennis History

Tullah – Mt Farrell, Mining Galena

Twelve Stones Restaurant – Heritage-Listed Church Building

Tyenna Valley – Thylacines (Tasmanian Tigers)

Unique History Book – Only in Tasmania Give-away

Visit Carrick – Arthur’s Folly, Tasmanian Heritage-listed Buildings

Waddamana – Hydro-Electric Power in Tasmania

Walking – Hobart Soldiers Walk, Queens Domain, Cenotaph

Waratah – Birthplace of Tin Mining in Tasmania

Waratah-Wynyard Council – Tourism Pioneer

West Coast Heritage Centre – Zeehan

West Coast Wilderness Railway – Abt System

Wilmot – History Museum

Wooden Boat Festival – Hobart Waterfront

Woolmers Estate – Colonial Buildings, Longford

World Heritage – Tasmanian Wilderness

Wybalenna – The “Friendly” Aboriginal Mission, Flinders Island

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