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Zeehan is a former mining town found in south-west Tasmania, near Queenstown and is now a National Trust classified town.

Named after one of Abel Tasman's ships, the township was built by the riches made in a short lived boom in silver-lead mining, during the 1880s. By 1910 the town was in decline but is again on the rise with the reopening of the Renison Bell tin mine.

Things to do:

  • Self-guided heritage tours - in the town for heritage buildings including the ANZ bank, Gaiety Theatre, St Luke's Church, court house and post office. Miner's cottages,
  • West Coast Pioneers' Memorial Museum - a regional biological, geological and historical collection
  • Locomotive display - of steam locomotives and rail carriages situated outdoors, next to the museum.
  • Pioneer cemetry - on the outskirts of the town

    In the area:

  • Old Mine workings - 13km E in Dundas
  • Montezuma Falls - 17 km NE is highest waterfall in the state
  • Historical Railway - 12 km NE Wee Georgie Wood Railway operating on timetable. Check with Visitor Information at West Coast Pioneers' Memorial Museum
  • Goldpanning - Corinna, 48 km NW
  • Fishing - Lake Pieman (50 km NW), Trial Harbour (20 km W) and Henty River (25 km S)







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