Couple at MACq 01 in Hobart © Adam Gibson

MACq 01, Hobart, Tasmania © Adam Gibson

Where to stay in Hobart

Mona Pavilions, Hobart, TAS © Andrew McIntosh, Tourism Tasmania

Mona Pavilions, Hobart, Tasmania © Andrew McIntosh, Tourism Tasmania

When to go

Visit Hobart in January to attend Dark Mofo, a captivating midwinter festival known for its odd, eery and sometimes downright bizarre program of events.

MACq 01, Hobart, TAS © MACq 01

MACq 01, Hobart, Tasmania © MACq 01

Islington Hotel, Hobart, TAS © Loic Le Guilly, Tourism Tasmania

Islington Hotel, Hobart, Tasmania © Loic Le Guilly, Tourism Tasmania

The Henry Jones Art Hotel, Hobart, TAS © Graham Freeman, Tourism Australia

The Henry Jones Art Hotel, Hobart, Tasmania © Graham Freeman, Tourism Australia

Avalon City Retreat, Hobart, TAS © Jonathan Wherrett, Tourism Tasmania

Avalon City Retreat, Hobart, Tasmania © Jonathan Wherrett, Tourism Tasmania

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3 days in Hobart

Somerset on the Pier, Hobart, TAS © Somerset on the Pier

Somerset on the Pier, Hobart, Tasmania © Somerset on the Pier