Local Attractions

Newry is conveniently located for guests to access heritage listed historic sites and towns, world class natural attractions including bush walks and fishing, as well as museums, galleries, cafes and restaurants.


Local attractions include:

Longford  Town and Surrounds (5 minutes drive) including:

• Historic Longford Township

• Woolmers and Brickendon Estates

• Christ Church

Evandale Town and Surrounds (10 minutes drive) including:

• Historic Evandale Township

• Evandale Markets

• Clarendon House

Hadspen Town and Surrounds (10 minutes drive) including:

• Entally House

• Red Feather Restaurant

Tamar Valley (30 minutes drive) including:

• There are many Wineries and wine tours available throughout the Tamar Valley

Launceston City and Surrounds (20 minutes drive) including:
• The Cataract Gorge
• Queen Victoria Museum (located at Inveresk)
• Queen Victoria Art Gallery (located at Royal Park)
• Restaurants and Cafes

Poatina and Central Plateau (60 minutes drive) including:
• Poatina Town
• Great Lake and other Lakes

Meander Valley (60 minutes drive) including:
• Hagley, Westbury, Deloraine, Mole Creek and Chudleigh
• Mole Creek Wildlife Sanctuary
• Liffey Falls
• Numerous bush walks

• Apart from fishing in the river, which can be accessed by taking a short drive from Newry to the Mill Dam picnic area in Longford, there are many trout fishing sites available in the Longford and Cressy areas.
• Guests can also access fly fishing on the Central Plateau and its Lakes​


For more information in trout or fly fishing whilst at Newry, please visit our preferred guide Gary's website - www.troutterritory.com.au