Beauty Point

Beauty Point is a small town of approximately 1,171 people situated in West Tamar Council in the north-east of Tasmania. The town was originally established as the first deep-water port on the Tamar River. It is the home of Seahorse World (world's first seahorse aquarium) and Platypus House (with unique Australian platypus and echidna). The town has a post office, church, recreation ground, restaurants and cafes, holiday homes, tourist park and a campus of Australian Maritime College.