Feel the scent of sweet fresh lavender at one of the world's largest lavender plantations! Prepare to wander along the never-ending fields on the Tasmanian Penninsula. The blooming season in Tasmania runs from December through January. The largest fields in Tasmania that let people wander among the rows of flowers are Porth Arthur Lavender Farm and Bridestowe Lavender Estate. There are also a few smaller farms that allow tours, offer lavender beauty products, oils, soaps, and perfumes.
Bridestowe Lavender Estate is located in northeast Tasmania, a one hour drive by car from Launceston. It is the largest lavender plantation in the Southern hemisphere. The best time to visit the estate is in the summer, but the farm is open to tourists all year round. The spectacular views of blooming fields with Mount Arthur on the background is the main attraction for tourists. Bridestowe also offers lavender oil, bath and body products, and dried flowers.
Porth Arthur Lavender Farm is located in the southeast of Tasmania. The picturesque estate is surrounded by rainforest and beautiful lakes. The major highlight is the beautiful view of the ocean at Long Bay along with picturesque lavender trails. Every guest can get a very special present and don't forget to put on your most comfortable shoes!