Founded in 1804 Hobart watches the mouth of River Derwent.
The city center around Battery Point summarizes a lot of attractions, be it the Salamanca Market or (Bill) Lark´s distillery.
Just a short flight (or a long walk) to the west is Mt. Wellington, ...
... which offers a great view over city and river.
Tasman Bridge, rebuilt after a collapse caused by a colliding ship in 1975, is now high enough for the commercial ship traffic.