Hobart’s GPO was one of the first public buildings opened in Tasmania after Federation. Recently restored, the sandstone building’s famous clock and tower were actually funded through public subscription by the people of Hobart.
Address: 9 Elizabeth St, Hobart
Open: Pre-booked tours only, Saturday 5 November
Highlights: Heritage restoration, see inside the clock
Tours: 10am, 10.30am, 11am, 11.30am, 12pm, 1.30pm, 2pm, 2.30pm, 3pm & 3.30pm
Building specs: Type: Post office, Built: 1906, Architect: Alan C Walker