BOOKLOVER MEMBERS ONLY
WIN* A LUXURY SOUTHERN TASMANIA EXPERIENCE
Lion, a new film based on the bestselling book A Long Way Home by Saroo Brierley is in cinemas January 19, 2017. This highly anticipated film is set in Tasmania and we are giving you and a friend the chance to explore Hobart and beyond with this indulgent prize.
Five year old Saroo gets lost on a train which takes him thousands of kilometers across India, away from home and family. Saroo must learn to survive alone in Kolkata, before ultimately being adopted by an Australian couple. Twenty five years later, armed with only a handful of memories, his unwavering determination, and a revolutionary technology known as Google Earth, he sets out to find his lost family and finally return to his first home.
Starring Dev Patel, Nicole Kidman, David Wenham and Rooney Mara, LION is adapted from the incredible true story ‘A Long Way Home’ by Saroo Brierly.
Hobart and beyond is putting its best foot forward and offering one very lucky Booklover (who shops with their Booklover account before 24 December 2016), and their friend, a prize package that takes all of the hassle out of planning a holiday while showcasing the incredible diversity that is just beyond the city limits.
With return economy flights to Hobart and accommodation included and a smooth ride to get about for 7 days, you’ll experience the cosmopolitan and diverse delights of Hobart and beyond. The prize package valued at over $10,000 incorporates an abundance of offerings that will leave you stirred, stimulated and downright sated.
Think luxury, think comfort, think adventure, wildlife and wilderness, food glorious food and delightful tipples to wash it all down…you’re getting close to understanding what could be your luxury Southern Tasmania holiday package.
Want to know more about the details of this prize and just why everybody is talking about Tasmania?
The prize encapsulates four distinct regions in Southern Tasmania...hold onto your hats, here we go...
Disembark your flight and head out to collect your Mercedes C200 2015 provided by Overdrive Car Hire... the adventure starts in earnest now!
Based in South Hobart, The Islington Hotel knows how to do upscale boutique accommodation and they’ll put you up for an ever so generous two nights.
Head North and enjoy a whisky tour and tasting and a Tasmanian country style lunch at Redlands Distillery as you contemplate the days ahead.
Exploring the Derwent Valley will be a treat for the senses with a tour, wine tastings and lunch at Meadowbank Vineyard, a full day paddock-to-plate cooking experience at the award winning Agrarian Kitchen and then you and your friend can sleep it all off (after a sensational wildlife night tour) at 28 Gates Luxury Farmstay with breakfast provisions, home baked cake, bottle of still or sparkling wine!
Enjoy the fabulous views of Frenchman’s River in Cygnet from Helmsman’s House which will be yours for two luxurious nights.