BAGDAD

BAGDAD

BAGDAD

Bagdad

A small rural community 40km north of Hobart.

Home to Chauncy Vale Wildlife Sanctuary, one of Tasmania’s oldest conservation areas. Originally the home of famous children’s author Nan Chauncy. Open daily, the Sanctuary has rare dry eucalypts, secluded bush valleys sandstone caves and prolific native fauna. It was used by local aborigines prior to European settlement and was a favourite hideout for bushrangers. The illusive thylacine (Tasmanian Tiger) was frequently seen here in the 1920s. Chauncy Vale is a rich natural experience, restful and interesting place to walk, picnic and relax.

Highlights not to miss

  • Visit Chauncy Vale Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Visit a Winstead Vineyard
  • Enjoy a game of golf at the Bagdad Public Golf Course

Bagdad

A small rural community 40km north of Hobart.

Home to Chauncy Vale Wildlife Sanctuary, one of Tasmania’s oldest conservation areas. Originally the home of famous children’s author Nan Chauncy. Open daily, the Sanctuary has rare dry eucalypts, secluded bush valleys sandstone caves and prolific native fauna. It was used by local aborigines prior to European settlement and was a favourite hideout for bushrangers. The illusive thylacine (Tasmanian Tiger) was frequently seen here in the 1920s. Chauncy Vale is a rich natural experience, restful and interesting place to walk, picnic and relax.

Highlights not to miss

  • Visit Chauncy Vale Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Visit a Winstead Vineyard
  • Enjoy a game of golf at the Bagdad Public Golf Course

Bagdad

A small rural community 40km north of Hobart.

Home to Chauncy Vale Wildlife Sanctuary, one of Tasmania’s oldest conservation areas. Originally the home of famous children’s author Nan Chauncy. Open daily, the Sanctuary has rare dry eucalypts, secluded bush valleys sandstone caves and prolific native fauna. It was used by local aborigines prior to European settlement and was a favourite hideout for bushrangers. The illusive thylacine (Tasmanian Tiger) was frequently seen here in the 1920s. Chauncy Vale is a rich natural experience, restful and interesting place to walk, picnic and relax.

Highlights not to miss

  • Visit Chauncy Vale Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Visit a Winstead Vineyard
  • Enjoy a game of golf at the Bagdad Public Golf Course