Living in the NW

Living in the NW

Great bushwalking

........and the North West provides a range of enviable lifestyle options

Tasmania's North West can provide an enviable lifestyle and great career advantages. You can have it all right on your door step - from dramatic coastlines to world class beaches, rugged mountains, highland lakes, and extensive heritage listed wilderness.

With a relaxed lifestyle, an amazing array of outdoor pursuits, a flourishing cafe culture and welcoming communities, we have all the services and facilities needed to create a safe and peaceful home for you and your family. Everything is in close proximity, making it possible to live in rural tranquility or by the beach, with only a short commute to work or the nearest city.

Our many lifestyle advantages include affordable housing and a high quality education system with close and open access for all to a range of schools, colleges and the University of Tasmania. The North West is a gateway to mainland Australia with access to regular interstate flights and Melbourne's passenger ferry terminal.

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