Launceston in Tasmania (region) with it's 72,458 habitants is a city located in Australia - about 439 mi (or 706 km) South of Canberra, the country's capital town.
Current time in Launceston is now 03:11 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Australia / Hobart" with an UTC offset of 10 hours. Depending on your budget, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Saint Leonards, Newstead, Newnham, Melbourne, Launceston or Mayfield. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Kings Park, Royal Park, Inveresk and Invermay. We know of 3 airports near Launceston. The closest airport we have records of is Launceston Airport (IATA: LST) with a distance of 8 mi (or 13.6 km) South-East of the city centre of Launceston.
Launceston Photo Slideshow
To view way more photos of of this place and the area check out our Launceston photo gallery. It has recently been updated.
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Things to see, know and go to
We saw some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. We also found some pictures. Where to go and what to see in Launceston? We have collected some references on our attractions page.
Weather Conditions & Forecast
Current weather for the greater area of Launceston for Wednesday, 30th of July 2014.
Weather information is provided by openweathermap.org.
We got more sightseeing tips with detailed descriptions on our dedicated Launceston sightseeing overview.
- North Esk River
- Launceston Reception Centre
- Launceston General Hospital
- Newstead College
- York Park
- Launceston, Tasmania
- NTCA Ground
- Cataract Gorge
- Launceston Church Grammar School
- Trevallyn Power Station
Videos from the area
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1# A birds eye view - Over Launceston, Radio Controlled Glider (Albatross), Tasmania ©
This is our glider over flying the Launceston Tamar river in Tasmania, Australia. We can see the end of the "Cataract Gorge" that runs into the heart of the city and underneath "King's Bridge". www.pleasetakemeto.com It has been raining the last few days so the Gorge was flowing quite rapidly. Today was a bit breezy and the glider was rocking around a bit. Having only a rudder to keep the wings le...
2# Launceston Tasmania - travel quick pics - 64 secs
A quick look at Launceston Tasmania in 2010 from www.JustTasmania.com
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