kunanyi / Mount Wellington
From Hobart, the most distinctive feature of Mount Wellington is the cliff of dolerite columns known as the Organ Pipes.
The magnificent mountain dominating Hobart's skyline. It's about a 30 minute drive to the 1200 metre summit, weather permitting. On a clear day you can see Hobart and south east Tasmania in all directions from up top. It is very windy and cold usually and often covered in snow in winter. There is a…
'The Mountain' as we locals refer to it, it a gorgeous backdrop to this beautiful part of Tasmania. No matter where you are in and around Hobart you are never far away from our beloved mountain, kunanyi / Mt Wellington. With an abundance of walking trails, mountain bike tracks and lookouts. Rich…
Kunanyi/Mt Wellington provides the backdrop to Hobart and is a short distance by vehicle from the city cente. It is the summit of the Wellington Range and is within the Wellington Park Reserve. Breathtaking views a must see!
Make sure you wear warm clothes - the views from the top are amazing but it can get very cold.
If visiting Hobart for the first time, this is a must see destination. You'll have panoramic views from the pinnacle; and if you want to get away from the crowds and experience a taste of Tasmania's native flora and fauna there are plenty of bushwalks on the mountain.