Completed in 1973, the 64-metre hotel tower at Hobart’s Wrest Point is still Hobart’s tallest building. This site contains a fascinating history of leisure and entertainment in Tasmania. Tours of the The Point revolving restaurant take you through the history of Hobart’s most iconic restaurant, explore its recent refurbishment and uncover the secrets of the silver napkin rings.
Address: 410 Sandy Bay Road, Sandy Bay
Open: Pre-booked tours only.
Highlights: Hobart’s tallest building, guided tours, kids’ activities, site history and future on display in Derwent Room
Tours: Tours every 20 mins from 10 am - 1 pm Saturday 11 November and Sunday 12 November. Bookings essential
Building specs: Building type: Hotel, Architect and Year: 1939 - Philp and Wilson Architects; 1973 - Sir Roy Grounds