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Our branches are located all across Australia, so wherever you are, we will be close by.
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We have some of the lowest rates in Australia for moving insurance, and so your belongings can be covered through transit and storage periods.
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Learn about Launceston
Launceston is a riverside city in the north of Tasmania and the 2nd largest city in the state. Launceston is situated at the junction of the South Esk River and the North Esk River, becoming the Tamar River. Therefore, Launceston is the gateway of Tamar Valley.
As one of the oldest cities in Australia, Launceston has best preserved early cityscapes with its Colonial and Victorian architecture. It is also a main location of Federation style housing. Many buildings in the city were constructed in the 19th and early 20th centuries. Avoiding high rise development compromise the essential character of the city, the government set up strict building regulations of the height of new structures, so many buildings in the city are fewer than 5 storeys.
Like many other places in Australia, Launceston popular sports include cricket, footy, and rugby. Launceston is the birthplace of two outstanding cricketers – Ricky Ponting and David Boon. In addition, Launceston also had notable presence in basketball and hockey.
Cost of Living
Prices in Launceston are lower than in Hobart. Having a meal in an inexpensive restaurant or McDonald is slightly cheaper than in Hobart, which is about $1 to $2 lower. Fruits and vegetables are cheaper as well. For example, 1-kg oranges are $5 in Hobart but $3 in Launceston. Bottle of water or beer is at the same price. However, 1-litre milk and a load of fresh white bread are more expensive than in Hobart.
Launceston Moving Facts
- The population is over 66,000 in Launceston.
- Launceston has an oceanic and temperate climate.The average temperature in summer is 12°C to 24°C, and 2°C to 12.5°C in winter.
- Launceston is the main port for trade with the Australian mainland.
- Launceston major exports are dairy products, flour, and lumber.
- Launceston was the 3rd city in the world and the 1st city in Australia to install underground sewers.