The port tower was designed to oversee the entire port and manage the arrival and departure of all ships. It is still used as the main observation point for all under-bridge crossings and is the office/staff room for the sea pilots.
Address: Hunter St, Hobart
Open: Pre-booked tours only, Saturday 5 November
Highlights: Unsurpassed views of Hobart’s working waterfront
Tours: 10am, 10.30am, 11am, 11.30am, 12pm, 1.30pm, 2pm, 2.30pm, 3pm, 3.30pm (20 min tours)
Building specs: Type: Observation tower, Built: Unknown, Architect: Unknown