The Tasman Peninsula is a wonderful place to visit any time of year. An Island within an Island, nature is secluded, the scenery wonderful, the people friendly.
Explore the Convict Trail, where several probation stations were located for farming, coal mining, tree felling, boat building and more. Included are the Port Arthur Historic site, just 20 minutes from Yarrabee, the Coal Mines Historic Site, Probation stations at Saltwater River; Impression Bay at Premaydina where convict ships with Cholera were quarantined; and at Koonya.
The area is full of Australia's early convict history to explore.