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Grindelwald's central square
Grindelwald
Tamar Valley Region
Grindelwald's shops
Grindelwald
Tamar Valley Region
Grindelwald's restaurant
Grindelwald
Tamar Valley Region
Grindelwald lake & hire boats
Grindelwald
Tamar Valley Region
Grindelwald hotel complex
Grindelwald
Tamar Valley Region
Grindelwald's bathhouse
Grindelwald
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Grindelwald's independent cabins
Grindelwald
Tamar Valley Region
Swiss traditional sculpture
Grindelwald
Tamar Valley Region
Entrance to Grindelwald
Grindelwald
Tamar Valley Region

GRINDELWALD: Switzerland on the Tamar

GRINDELWALD is a modern, imitation Swiss resort. It is both a holiday village with every convenience, plus a golf course, a pond with pedal boats, shops and a restaurant. Best of all it is just north west of is Launceston, so a luxurious stay here can include all the facilities of Tasmania's second largest city, which is replete with other accommodation.

From Grindelwald you are 5 minutes from TAMAR ISLAND, 10 minutes from TREVALLYN, TASMANIA ZOO and EXETER and 15 minutes from LAUNCESTON City and CATARACT GORGE.

You are 30 minutes from BEACONSFIELD and BEAUTY POINT and 50 minutes from GREENS BEACH and the NARAWNTAPU National Park, (Badgers Beach end) and GEORGE TOWN.

Nearby places are described in the TAMAR VALLEY REGION, Launceston - TREVALLYN, Launceston - CATARACT GORGE, LAUNCESTON City, TAMAR ISLAND, EXETER, BEACONSFIELD, BEAUTY POINT and TASMANIA ZOO pages.


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FACILITIES: There is a tourist shop, a cafe, a restaurant, plus accommodation at the Grindelwald resort. The telephone number is (03) 6330 0400 or 1800 082 627 The nearest shopping precinct is at LAUNCESTON. There is much accommodation in LAUNCESTON and some accommodation in the WEST TAMAR.

SIGHT: Grindelwald is a very well equipped resort and a great place to have a rest on the road up the Tamar. It boasts restaurants, a swimming pool, a children's playground, boating on the lake and a large golf course. It is well worth a visit, if you want to see something different. The telephone number is (03) 6330 0400 or the internet is www.tamarvalleyresort.com.au

ROUTE: Drive north up the western side of the Tamar River on the A7 West Tamar Road. Just past Legana you will see a sign to Grindelwald, which is just a short distance away.

Click to see the LARGER PHOTO GALLERY.

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Grindelwald, Tasmania

1/ Grindelwald is a Swiss style golf resort on the Tamar just north of Launceston. You enter resort of Grindelwald through this street. Note the clock tower that dominates it.

Grindelwald, Tasmania

2/ You then park in front of the Grindelwald reception building.

Grindelwald, Tasmania

3/ You then enter the Grindelwald Square, which has boutique shops and a lovely clock tower.

Grindelwald, Tasmania

4/ Beside the Grindelwald lake, you can have a drink at this restaurant, as you watch the pedal boats.

Grindelwald, Tasmania

5/ Grindelwald rents pedal boats that you can sail in on the lake.

Grindelwald, Tasmania

6/ The cabins at Grindelwald are built in an imitation, Swiss cottage style.

Grindelwald, Tasmania

7/ Grindelwald also has luxury hotel suites in this rural, Swiss style building.

Grindelwald, Tasmania

8/ This building houses the indoor swimming pool of the Grindelwald complex.

Grindelwald, Tasmania

9/ A fountain graces the lawns of Grindelwald.

Grindelwald, Tasmania

10/ The gardens at Grindelwald include this ancient style wooden sculpture. This may have in Switzerland a deeper significance.

 

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