Grand Chancellor, Hobart, Tasmania
1 Davey Street Hobart,
TAS, 7000, Australia
Tel: +61 (3) 6235 4535

What You Need to Know

The average November temperatures in Hobart are between 9 and 19 degrees Celsius. Rainfall varies dramatically across the island. Hobart, with an average of 626 millimetres is Australia's second-driest capital city (after Adelaide).

Health and Vaccinations
No vaccination certificates are required and hospitals provide a high standard of treatment. Medical services are not free to visitors so health insurance is recommended.

English is the common and everyday language in Tasmania.

Goods and Services Tax (GST)
GST of 10% is included in most purchases and cannot be claimed back by overseas visitors.

Tipping is not expected but you may wish to reward special service or kindness.

Smoke-Free Policies
It is illegal to smoke in many indoor spaces, including most workplaces, function and hospitality venues, cinemas, pubs and restaurants, as well as public transport. Cigarettes cannot be sold to anyone under 18.