The best thing about St Helens is that everything is so close, yet so far away. Within an hour of St Helens you can be deep in the rain forest, swimming in the Bay of Fires, barrel rolling down Peron Dunes or surfing the waves at Four Mile Creek. St Helens and the Bay of Fires region are a perfect base to explore the East Coast, Freycinet, Bicheno, Scottsdale and beyond.
The Bay of Fires region is abundant in activites!
A round of chip ‘n’ putt at Cerise Brook Orchard & Family Golf
Head out on the water and see the area at it’s finest with Bay of Fire Eco Tours
Taste world famous cheeses and icecream at Holy Cow! Cafe
Visit the farm gate & sample award winning produce at Eureka Farm
Discover a Heritage Couta Boat Cruise on Georges Bay
Clamber over our famous lichen orange rocks in the Bay of Fires
Head down the coast and explore the East Coast’s own Nature park
Visit the tranquil valley of Priory and taste local cool climate wines at Priory Ridge
Resresh mind body adn spirit with Aloha Dreaming Massage
Fly fishing our clean estuaries including the Scamander and Ansons Rivers
Challenge yourself against Peron Dunes, both on foot of by 4×4!
Fish off any of our beaches and jetties without the need for a license
Game fishing for marlin and albacore off the coast – BYO boat or why not charter?
Visit the famous Pyengana beer drinking pig
Walk into St Columba or Halls Falls
Experience the imposing Mt Paris Dam for yourself
Explore the Trail of the Tin Dragon which begins in St Helens
Dip your toes into the clear emerald waters along kilometres of coastline
Ramble amongst the many tracks in the Blue Tier and the long forgotten town of Poimena
Pack the bike and rip up the abundant mountain bike tracks around Mathinna and Weldborough
Try and wrap your arms around the world’s tallest White Gums at Evercreech Forest Reserve
Drive north to Eddystone Point and get up close and personal to Eddystone Lighthouse
Priory Ridge wines is the only vineyard and cellar door operation in the iconic Bay of Fires/Binalong Bay/ St Helens area. Nestled in the tranquil valley of Priory and bordering the Gerorge River, we are easily accessible from C843 and C849. A truly unique experience awaits you: an ancestral property with panoramic views, a rustic Cellar door, historical records of early settlers to the area; premium cool climate wines for tastings/sales: Pinot Noir, Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay and Pinot Gris.
Come and experience our beautiful Georges Bay on a heritage couta boat cruise. We offer you half, one hour or two hour cruises aboard “Lone Dove” a 1923 heritage Couta Boat. Enjoy the views or take in a spot of bay fishing. We’ll even clean and pack your catch for you to take home.
Address: Marina Parade, St Helens
Phone: 0407 561 318
Natureworld incorporates a wildlife photography & art exhibition – Wildspot Cafe Restaurant – wildlife park & rehabilitation centre. Tasmanian Devils, wombats, snakes, koalas, free ranging animals, lots to see & do.
Have a fun round of chip ’n’ putt golf on our 9-hole, par 3 course. Enjoy a relaxing coffee overlooking our orchard and in summer try a piece of our popular fruit tart. Take home some juicy cherries or other delicious summer stone fruit.
Opening Soon! – Tasmania’s Camel Tourist Park.
Featuring: Safari rides, cuddle a baby camel, camel handler talks, camel products shop, afternoon tea and damper.
Address: 58 Gray Road, St Marys
Phone: 0400 866 557
The Bay of Fires stretches for nearly 30kms and there is no better way to soak up this amazing scenery than from the water. With three different tours on offer covering all or part of the Bay of Fires, our fully guided tours offer not only magnificent scenery, but the chance to encounter an abundance of sea and bird life.
For all things fruity! Eureka Farm has been growing fruits and berries since 1993 and their farm gate cafe showcases their famous preserves, jams, chutneys, delicious icecream and so much more. Call in year round and enjoy the freshest fruit, award winning fruit products and coffee. A ‘must do’ on the East Coast!
Hawaiian Lomi Lomi Massage in Beautiful Binalong Bay – Bay of Fires. Refreshes Body, Mind and Spirit! “I love giving this massage as much as the person receiving it.” An exquisite fluid massage, that can be deep by request, it is always relaxing and rejuvenating.
Michelle “Mickie” Ball
Gokhale Method® Teacher & Back Pain Specialist