Where to go for nightclubs and bars in Tasmania?


  • Halo, a loud nightclub for the young at heart in the Elizabeth Street Mall, features Lalaland disco on the first Saturday of the month,
  • Syrup, in Salamanca, is more touristy
  • Curly's, at the Tattersalls Hotel in Murray Street,
  • Proller, in Collins Street, is a funky 70s decor cocktail bar,
  • Isobar, in Salamanca'
  • The big hotels have bars.  A fairly complete list is here.


  • Manhattan Wine Bar, AHA best redeveloped venue (Tasmania)2011 
  • Hotel New York,Nightclub, AHA best entertainment (TASMANIA) 2010
  • Hotel Tasmania in Charles Street, also young and loud,
  • O'Keefe's in Brisbane Street, more laid back, occasional jazz,
  • Irish Murphy's, Brisbane Street, live music,
  • Royal on George, in George Street, a bar
  • Star Bar in Charles Street, a bar
  • Batman Fawkner in Cameron Street, a pub and bar with music, 
  • Kain's Bar , at the Riverview, in lower Charles Street, a relaxed bar,
  • The big hotels all have bars and the louder ones are easy to find in a small city.