Pedder Wilderness Lodge

Stay in the heart of Tasmania's South West

Pedder Wilderness Lodge is located right in the heart of Tasmania’s Southwest National Park which is part of Tasmania’s World Heritage Area. Recognised as one of the world’s extraordinary natural wonders by the World Heritage Commission, it is to be protected forever from human intervention. One tree, which now sits out the front of the Lodge, was cut down in the 1970’s before this protection was in place. The great Huon pine, which is about the width of a car, has its rings marked all the way back to the birth of Christ.

Our surrounds, from which this great Huon came, boast everything from ancient awe-inspiring landscapes with boulders from the Jurassic period, striking mountains and lush sub-alpine rainforests with monolithic trees which range from centuries to thousands of years old, all the way to the modern man-made Gordon Dam which offers one of the world’s top ten adrenaline activities.

With accommodation for all types of travellers, Pedder Wilderness Lodge offers a relaxing and warm environment with a focus on fine Tasmanian food, wines and produce. With sweeping views of Lake Pedder and Twelvetrees Range you could not find a more perfect place to escape, explore, relax and enjoy our hospitality.

The Southwest

The Southwest National Park is a 6,182.67-square-kilometre (2,387.14 sq mi) national park located in the south-west of Tasmania, Australia.[2] The park is Tasmania's largest and forms part of the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area.

The eastern boundary is 93 kilometres (58 mi) west of Hobart and the park stretches to the west and south coasts. This park comprises the bulk of Tasmania's South West Wilderness.

Pedder Wilderness Lodge is located 156Klm form Hobart (Approximately 2 Hrs). We are located within the town of Strathgordon. Take the A10 to New Norfolk, B62 to Westerway and B61 to Strathgordon via National Park.

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If you are looking to develop your photography skills, follow the links to find a workshop with one of our listed photographers. Your stay at the Lodge offers the perfect opportunity to hone your photography skills using some of the world’s most amazing landscapes with instruction from some truly talented people. We encourage you to support these guys by following the links to their page.

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Accommodation Packages

If you looking for accommodation in the South West National Park of Tasmania then Pedder Wilderness Lodge can offer many accommodation options.

From our 4 star Lake view rooms, to the fully self-contained apartments. We cater form the discerning traveller who requires all the comforts to the adventurous backpacker.

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Reserve a room in the Heart of Tasmania’s World Heritage Area

Southwest Tasmania is one of the most beautiful places on Earth: compact, diverse, wild yet accessible. Pedder Wilderness Lodge sits on Lake Pedder within the Southwest National Park containing the renowned Tasmanian World Heritage Area – the heart of Tasmanian wilderness.

The park protects a wide range of unspoiled landscapes and intact ecosystems and is a refuge for an array of plants and animals found nowhere else on Earth.

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