Cradle Mountain with its World Heritage listing is a must do for anyone visiting Tasmania. You have a choice of day trips from nearby accommodation or an overland track covering a minimum of 65 km (40.4 mi). If you prefer not to carry your own pack see http://www.cradlehuts.com.au/
The Derwent Valley is at its visual best during the 'downunder' autumn. A selection of deciduous trees have been imported since European settlement. The Poplar was particularly useful to protect the hop fields which dominated agriculture in this valley.