Hobart Travel Guide (TAS, 7000)

Mount Field National Park | Mount Field

This reserve of 40,000 acres was opened in 1917 and is situated at the head of the Derwent Valley, approximately 80 km by rail or road from Hobart. The park covers a plateau varying in elevation from 500 feet to 1,432 feet above sea-level, and includes a rugged mountain chain known as the Mount Field Range and several alpine lakes. The central portion of the park is a snow-sports area during win...