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Bicheno

Bicheno, the jewel of the East Coast. A picturesque town famous for its sandy beaches, mild climate and sunny weather. A very popular destination for holiday makers and retirees looking for their idyllic sea change.

Whatever you desire, Bicheno can offer you central accommodation to base your holiday on the warm and sunny Tasmanian east coast. Bicheno holiday accommodation has a wide range of accommodation for hire.

Bicheno has many attractions to entertain and enthuse visitors of all ages and is the best place to base your east coast activities from.

Bicheno is ideally located, taking under two hours drive from Launceston and Hobart.

Weather

Bicheno is famous for its mild climate. There are no winter frosts or fogs. The average rainfall is only 700mm per year. The hours of sunlight are amongst the highest in the world and the temperature fluctuates between 12 degrees in winter and 31 degrees in summer.

High sunshine hours and favourable winter and summer temperatures are a perfect combination for producers of pip and stone fruit, being the largest producing area of East Coast and the second largest producer of wine grapes.

Bicheno has a supermarket, chemist, hotel, bakery, service station, Bendigo bank with a 24 hour ATM machine, numerous motels and restaurants, an extremely well stocked hardware store, a Post Office and a newsagency with full ANZ banking facilities, so all life's necessities are readily available.

Coach services are available to Launceston and Hobart. A community bus is also available. A school bus transports high school students to St Marys District High.

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Shane Gould's 1972 Olympic Medals

Shane lives in Bicheno. The medals have been in museum for 30 years. Exclusively display here before going to MCG Australian Museum of Sport in Melbourne.
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Devil of A Swim

Fantastic effort for all the swimmers. Beautiful day & beautiful water temperature to swim. Big thank you to all helpers, organiser & swimmers. We will see you all again next year at the devil of a swim 2015.
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Waubs Bay Beach Ocean Swim

Open water swimming is a very enjoyable sport. With no lanes, lines or walls “the water is open!”. Open Water Swimming provides a sense of freedom and excitement where great achievements can be accomplished in overcoming the elements. Elements meani
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Bicheno Surf Life Saving Club

Bicheno Nippers Club, formed in 2007, is now a fully registered Australian Surf Life Saving club. We are called Bicheno Surf Life Saving Club, complete with our own clubhouse at Waubs Beach, and a growing assortment of rescue and training equipment.
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Redbill Beach

Redbill Beach is a favourite amongst the local surfers. The beach offers protection from a strong southerly
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Buying a property or residential real estate

Buying a property can be a daunting prospect, especially if this is your first home purchase.

Between open houses to visit, thousands of print and online advertisements to read and significant financial decisions to make, it is easy to fe
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Bicheno Petanque Club

These days will be held monthly at the above times on the RSL grounds in, Sinclair Street.

We are hoping that a variety of ages, shapes, sizes and strength will attend and enjoy. We have differing size and weight boules. Our Pistes (play
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BICHENO ONLINE ACCESS CENTRE

LOOKING FOR VOLUNTEERS

Bicheno Online Access Centre is looking for new volounteers. Our traininig will update your basic computer skills, which are all you need to start. We are open all day. Each volunteer chooses a morning or afternoon s
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Upcoming Events


Bicheno Wine and Food Festival
Taste wines, enjoy delectable local foods, listen and dance to great music and stock up the cellar.
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Rock Pool Bicheno
Great rock music event held every year at Bicheno showcasing local and state talent.
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Devil of a Swim
Social and competitive swimmers, novices too Highlighting the plight of the endangered marsupia
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