Things to do in Derby

Cascade Cottage is situated an easy drive to many interesting attractions and some of the best things to do in Tasmania. No matter the time of the year, there are always many natural wonders worth experiencing. Here are some of our top suggestions for your next visit.

The Neighbourhood

The historic village of Derby is located in the heart of Tasmania's beautiful North East. It is just a short drive from many interesting and beautiful places of interest such as world class golf courses at Bridport, walking trails, mountain bike trails, beaches, water falls and National Parks.

Locally in the forests at Derby, there are many kilometres of shared mountain bike/walking trails which give access to water falls, wilderness areas, and historic tin mining sites. In addition there are cafes, arts and craft stores, Derby Schoolhouse Museum, Two Doors Down Café, Derby General Store, The Hub Pizza & Beer, and The Dorset Hotel. Vertigo MTB and Evolution Biking offer, tours, shuttle bus service, bike hire, small repairs and bike accessories.


Blue Derby Mountain Bike Trails

Mt William National Park

St Colomba Waterfall, Pyengana

Legerwood Memorial Carvings


Vertigo Tasmania, Bike Shuttle Hire

Moorina Golf Club

The Blue Tier Forest Reserve

Barnbougle and Lost Farm

Derby Schoolhouse Museum

Musselroe Wind Farm

Ralph Falls, Ringarooma

Bridestowe Lavendar Farm