With its gorgeous location on the peaceful banks of the Derwent River the Wrest Point Casino is Australia’s oldest licensed Casino. The Wrest Point casino offers travellers some of the best views in all of Tasmania, and considering that it Hobart is also one of Australia’s most beautiful and historically important cities these views really are worth the trip.
When the Wrest Point casino was originally built in 1973 it opened up a new dawn in Australia’s gaming industry. Its popularity was instant with large numbers of interstate visitors coming down to Tasmania, and it has been a popular attraction ever since for both the domestic and international tourists ever since. And its most recent face-lift you can be sure that the Wrest Point casino will be a popular attraction with visitors for a long time yet.
In terms of location, not only is the Wrest Point casino in a picturesque spot on the Derwent River, its also and within a mere 3km (only 2 miles) of the centre of Hobart city. When you consider the views, the central location and the affordable prices its little surprise that Wrest Point is the perfect place for you Hobart casino vacation. With such a perfect location its only natural that you will want to see some of the nearby attractions, here is a small sample of what Hobart has to offer:
– Australia’s oldest beer brewery, the Cascade
– Come and see some Koalas at the Richmond Zoodoo
– You can tour the ancient landscape with the local aborigines Australia’s original inhabitants
– Shop at eclectic Salamanca Market
– Take the incredible Cadbury Cruise, a real life Willy Wonka adventure