TasPorts Tower

18 Hunter Street, Hobart

Saturday, Nov 12

Sunday, Nov 13

Booking required

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BOOKINGS OPEN 12 NOON AEDT, THURSDAY 6 OCTOBER, 2022

Architect: Phillp Lighton, Floyd & Beattie, Engineers: Johnston McGee & Gandy (1987)

Towering over Hunter Street, the Port Tower Building was designed to provide a clear line of sight for all shipping within the River Derwent, from Iron Pot in the south to Selfs Point in the north. Opened on 17 September 1987, the home office for TasPorts marine pilots sits 36m above sea level and maintains much of its original 1980s interior.

Tours: Saturday 12 + Sunday 13 November, 9 am, 9.30 am, 10 am, 10.30 am, 2 pm, 2.30 pm, 3 pm and 3.30 pm

Duration: 20 minutes

Location

Hobart

Building Types

Commercial

Government

Spectacular Views

Workplace

Architectural Period

Late Twentieth Century (1961-2000)

Features

History of Hobart

Suitable for Children

Accessibility

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