Port of Call Information

Port of Call Information

Burnie, Australia


Average Yearly High Temperature in Fahrenheit (°F)
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Overview

Burnie is a port city on the north-west coast of Tasmania, Australia. The town was renamed for William Burnie.  The city has a population of about 20,000 people. The city's motto is "non nobis solum" (not for ourselves alone). Burnie's floral emblem is the rhododendron.

Things to Do

Just a short drive east of the city at Fern Glade, you can view wild platypus in the tranquil retreat for picnicking along the banks of the Emu River. Up the hill is the Lactos Cheese Tasting Center.

Penguins are another attraction here. Visit the Little Penguin Observation Center to view these lovable creatures. A great place to visit with the whole family.

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