West Tasmania Photography Tours


Driving Route North West Tasmania Photo Tours

Driving Route North West Tasmania Photo Tours

North West Tasmania Photography Tour Autumn Dates: May 5 - 12 ( Includes Macro Mushrooms)

4 People maximum led by Alfonso Calero - photographer, tutor and guide.


  • AUD$2580 (Twin Share)

  • AUD $2999 (Single room)

  • Some Shared Bathroom

Dusk at Dove Lake

Dusk at Dove Lake

Price includes

  • All ground transport

  • All 3 Star Accommodation

  • All Tuition (6 hours per day), photography, tour-guiding & driving

NOT included:

  • Flights and Hotel Transfers

  • All Meals

  • Entrance Fees

  • Travel Insurance

Flights should be booked separately once your Tour booking is confirmed.

Astrophotography at Dove Lake

Astrophotography at Dove Lake

Cradle Lake Walk

Cradle Lake Walk

Detailed Itinerary

Dove Lake, Cradle Mountain National Park

Dove Lake, Cradle Mountain National Park

Day 1 - Launceston Airport morning arrival to Launceston City for a brief look before we head out to Sheffield for lunch followed by a an afternoon shoot at Dove Lake, Cradle Mountain National Park. If the evening is clear we may come back after dinner for some astrophotography.

Cradle Lake Walk

Cradle Lake Walk

Day 2 - After breakfast we will be doing some morning walks through the enchanted walk and pencil pines followed by an afternoon walk to Cradle Lake.

Skeleton Shipwreck in Strahan

Skeleton Shipwreck in Strahan

Day 3 - Strahan is a short two hour drive from Cradle Mountain National Park so that means we have a nice chance to stop along our route for some spontaneous shots. Lunch in Strahan followed by an afternoon shoot and finishing off with a spectacular sunset if we are lucky with the weather.

Mushroom Hunting in the Tarkine

Mushroom Hunting in the Tarkine

Day 4 - After breakfast we have a short drive to Corinna. A car barge will take us across the Pieman River to our home for the next two nights.

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Day 5 - Pieman River Cruise for an extra fee ($90) we will cruise for 4 hours up the river to the ocean (lunch included). Along the river we will see a plethora of tree species in the heritage listed rainforest of the Tarkine.

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Day 6 - On our final day we have a long 3.5 hour drive back to Launceston. Along the way will stop to photograph our last waterfall and lunch in the town of Penguin for some fabulous fish & chips. After lunch it will be a short drive to Launceston if you wish to stay the night or straight to the airport if you are flying back home.

Points of Difference:

Dove Lake, Cradle Mt.

Dove Lake, Cradle Mt.

  • Very small group

  • Learn at your own pace one on one

  • Hand-picked BEST locations

  • Led by an experienced photographer/guide/tutor - Alfonso Calero

  • Truly authentic travel experience - a trip of lifetime!

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Tour highlights

  • Watching the sunset on the west coast of Strahan.

  • River Cruise in the Tarkine.

  • Astrophotography in Dove Lake.

  • Waterfalls around Cradle Mountain National Park.

  • Mushroom Hunting in Corinna.

If you love travel and photography, our Tasmania Photography Tour is a chance to experience some of the world's most spectacular landscapes while learning to photograph it. 

We will learn:

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  • Master Composition

  • Landscape Photography

  • Seascape Photography

  • Waterfall Photography

  • Advanced Editing Techniques

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Deposit and Cancellation Policy (per person)

  • A deposit of $AUD500 per person is required to secure booking

  • Cancellation More than 120 days before a trip: 100% refund

  • Cancellation Between 120 and 30 days: 50% refund

  • Cancellation Less than 30 days: 0% refund

  • Final payment is due 120 days before the workshop/trip starts.

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What to Bring: Photographic & General Gear

  • DSLR or hybrid digital camera

  • Wide angle lens 18-24mm & 24 - 70mm range

  • Tripod & Cable Release

  • Dependable Portable External Drive

  • Laptop and power supply

  • Adobe Lightroom or Photoshop

  • ND Variable Filter 10 stops

  • Up to 20 kg luggage and appropriate clothing

  • Spiked Rubber Boots

  • Moderate Level of Fitness is required with around 10,000-20,000 steps a day (2-4hrs) and uneven surfaces