Launceston lies on the north coast of Tasmania, not far from the ferry terminal at Devonport. It is the perfect place to start a motor home or campervan holiday in Tasmania as you can come via the Bass Straight ferry service or fly in direct from the mainland. All around the state you will find excellent caravan parks and camping areas where you can stay for a night or a week. These parks have plenty of facilities that include laundry, shower and toilet and some feature ensuite sites. many are situated in beach and lake front locations. Any campervan or motorhome holiday in Tasmania will be a great success if you start your journey in Launceston.