The town of Ulverstone is situated on the enchanting north-west coast of Tasmania and is surrounded by stunning natural beauty. Ulverstone is home to around nine thousand people and the town offers a large number of impressive ocean facing properties, while there are plenty of houses and apartments to choose from in the heart of the town.
New Residents of Ulverstone are sure to want to spend soaking up the sun on the town’s pristine stretches of sand. The nearby Lillico beach is the perfect place for residents to practice a wide range of different types of water sports or simply spread out on the sand. The area is also home to a large penguin colony, and residents who visit Lillico Beach will be able to watch these enchanting creatures playing on the sand.
The recently opened Basketball Stadium is a great place for sports fans to let off a little steam. The stadium is situated on the edge of the pretty Leven Riven and is large enough to hold around 1,100 people. The heart of the town also features several large shopping centers as well as colourful markets where residents can browse for bargains and pick up locally produced items.
Several stunning cycle paths run through Ulverstone and cycling is the perfect way for people who are new to Ulverstone to really get to know the town. Wandering along the pretty Shopshire Park’s footpath is another popular pastime here and several sections of this long and lovely footpath are inscribed with Royal Australian Navy History.
Nature lovers will want to take a trip to the enchanting Gunns Plains Caves. These pretty limestone caves come complete with an underground creek that is home to lobsters and other types of wildlife, while the Winds Wildlife Park is also just waiting to be explored.