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Bicheno

Bicheno, the jewel of the East Coast, is 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 just over 2 hours from 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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Bicheno Festival of Voices Unplugged

The Festival of Voices Unplugged Saturday 16 July 2016 So come along and brighten up the middle of winter. This is a licenced event with hot food, and hot & cold drinks available to purchase. (We will have fire pots around the park again) A
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Bicheno United Petrol Station

Now open
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230 km Great Eastern trail

Good news: the construction of a 230 km Great Eastern trail is to commence this year. Read more on The Examiner here: http://www.examiner.com.au/story/3998972/walking-trail-set-for-2016-opening/
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Bicheno's Waubs Bay Beach

This beach was named after Waubadebar (1792-1832), an Aboriginal Tasmanian, who became famous for her heroism. She rescued two sealers, one of which her husband from a shipwreck. She was a very strong swimmer and died whilst on a boat travelling to F
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LJ Hooker Bicheno Golf Day

Great turn up for Golf Day. The weather was average but everyone were having a great time.Thank you again for all your support and we will see you again on our next LJ Hooker Bicheno Tournament.
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Ocean swim with the Coffee Club every morning

Come to Waubs bay beach for a social ocean swim every morning around: Summer Time: 6:20am Monday to Friday & Saturday; Sunday around 8am. Winter Time: 7.30am Monday to Friday & Saturday; Sunday around 8am
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Fish & Chips at the Gulch

A fish and chips shop has just opened at the gulch.
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Phil's Dive for a Cure

DIVE | SWIM | PADDLE Join us on Sun, 8 November in Waub's Bay, Bicheno (or your own location) as we raise funds for the Leukaemia Foundation. Register and purchase your tickets on line via the ticket button below, or donate here: https://secure.
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Saturday November 21st 2015

The wheels are turning for another year.! Tasmania's most exciting annual festival is coming to town again! It's a celebration of food ,wine,music and art ! So put it in your diary and come and "stay and play " with us on Tassie's East Coas
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LJ Hooker Bicheno Golf Day

LJ Hooker Bicheno Golf Day on Saturday, 2nd January 2016 10:30AM. Looking forward to a fun day with all the members.
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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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Full moon swim

On Monday the 5th of January 2015, the coffee club departed at 9:00pm for the full moon swim without wetsuits in roasting 16 degrees water. We swam from Waubs bay beach to the breakwater and luckily didn't spot any sharks out hunting... As it was qui
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Bicheno Ocean Swim

On 1st May 2016
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ICC CRICKET WORLD CUP TROPHY

ICC CRICKET WORLD CUP TROPHY TO ARRIVE IN ST HELENS AND BICHENO- RESIDENTS INVITED TO TAKE PART IN FUN FAMILY ACTIVITIES One of the biggest sporting events in the world, The ICC Cricket World Cup, is returning to Australia and New Zealand for the
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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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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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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 Come & Play Gala Day for AFC Asian Club

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Bicheno Rock Pool on 8 March 2015

This years line up in order of appearance (subject to slight changes)Pete Cornelius - Local Blues extrodinaire Bigger Than Bill - Style - eclectic....blues/r and b influences.....originals and interpretations of covers ....southern Tas winner of
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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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Shore Foot Fitness

Get active this summer with Group Exercise in Bicheno. Wednesday = 5.15pm - 6.00pm Thursday = 5.30pm - 6.15pm Saturday = 8.00am - 8.45am Body weight, kettle bells and light weights for functional fitness. Focus on core and total body strength
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Season's Greetings

Have a Happy and Safe Holidays.
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Devil of a Swim on 3 May 2015

An Ocean Swim event run by the Bicheno Surf Life Saving Club. 1k, 2k, 5k "Devil of a Swim" around Diamond Island. Come and spend the weekend! 3rd May 2015. Beachfront Best Western have kindly offered a 25% discount on accommodation for anyone comi
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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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Stock up for Christmas

Christmas
is the spirit
of giving
without
a thought
of getting
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Upcoming Events


Bicheno Food and Wine Festival
Coming soon http://www.bichenofestivals.com.au/
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Contact details

Contact Rhiannon and Rhys Evans: Email: bicheno.com.au@icloud.com

 

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