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1

Zones of

Tasmania

Tasmania!

Unofficially split up into:
- Northern Tasmania
- Southern Tasmania

2

Important Cities of

North Tasmania

DL
Down Low

Devonport
(Tamar Valley)

Launceston
(Pipers River)

3

Important Cities of

South Tasmania

Hobart

4

Unofficial Sub Regions of

North Tasmania

[west-east]

NTP
Not Too Pretty

North West Coast

Tamar Valley

Pipers River

5

Unofficial Sub Regions of

South Tasmania

[north-south]
(kinda)

EC-DH
Extracting Coal Definitely Hurts

Eastern Tasmania
Cranbrook / Bicheno

Coal River / Richmond

Derwent Valley

Huon Valley

6

Most planted grape of Tasmania?

Pinot Noir

Note:
- Although there are more whited grapes planted here [combined] than reds.

7

Northern Tasmania is akin to what other world regions, climatically speaking?

Champagne and Rhiengau

Source:
- GuildSomm expanded guide

Note:
- Southern Tasmania is even cooler!

8

What percentage of Tasmania's harvest are destined for Sparkling Wine?

50%

Note:
- Makes sense with the climate being close to Champagne and Rheingau (sekt!!)

9

Where is

Tamar Valley?

Northern Tasmania
(near Launceston)

Note:
- This is Tasmania's most important area.
- Over 1/3 of all Tasmania's plantings are here!

10

Where is

Cranbrook?

Eastern Coast Tasmania

11

Where is

Coal River/Richmond?

South Tasmania
(northeast of Hobart)

12

Where is

Northwest Coast?

Northern Tasmania

13

Where is

Bicheno?

Eastern Coast Tasmania

14

Where is

Derwent Valley?

South Tasmania
(north of Hobart)

15

Where is

Huon Valley?

South Tasmania
(southwest of Hobart)

16

Where is

Pipers River?

Northern Tasmania
(southeast of the city of Devonport)

17

Geographical features of

Tamar Valley

[North Tasmania]

Tamar River
(very wide near mouth)

Port Dalrymple
(bay at end of river)

18

Geographical features of

Derwent Valley

[South Tasmania]

Derwent River

Storm Bay

19

Geographical features of

Coal River / Richmond

[South Tasmania]

FP
Foul Puddle

Frederick Henry Bay

Pitt Water
(mouth of 'Coal River')

20

Geographical features of

Pipers River

[North Tasmania]

Noland Bay

21

Geographical features of

Huon Valley

[South Tasmania]

Huon River

d'Entrecasteaux Channel
(previous Topp|Somm question)

Great Bay

22

Geographical features of

East Coast Tasmania

Tasman Sea

23

Where is

d'Entrecasteaux Channel?

Body of Water near end of
Huon River

[South Tasmania]

24

Where is

Great Bay?

Body of Water near
Huon River

[South Tasmania]

25

Where is

Tasman Sea?

Large body of Water East of
Tasmania

26

Where is

Port Dalrymple?

Bay at end of
Tamar River

[North Tasmania]

27

Where is

Pitt Water?

Small Body of Water
at end of Coal River

[South Tasmania]

FP
Foul Puddle

28

Where is

Noland Bay?

Body of Water near
Pipers River

[North Tasmania]

29

Where is

Frederick Henry Bay?

Body of Water near
Coal River/Richmond

[South Tasmania]

FP
Foul Puddle

30

Where is

Storm Bay?

Body of Water at
end of Derwent River

[South Tasmania]