Accommodation in Port Arthur Tasmania - Frequently Asked Questions

Where will I find the nearest ATM ?

The closest ATM is located at the Port Arthur visitors centre and the Nubeena Supermarket. The Post Office at Port Arthur has some facilities.

Is there a doctor or chemist near by ?

The Tasman Medical Centre and Chemist is located at Nubeena, 12km or approminately 10 minutes from Bay Retreat. Medical Centre hours Monday to Friday 9:00 am. to 5 pm. Ph 62509038 Tasman Pharmacy has varied hours and open 6 days a week Ph 62502788

Are there any bottleshops at Port Arthur?

The closest bottleshops can be found at the Fox and Hounds Hotel, Nubeena Tavern or the IGA X-press Nubeena Seabreeze Supermarket located at Nubeena

Will my mobile phone work at Port Arthur?

Only Telstra mobile and limited areas Optus phones operate in the Port Arthur area.

Is there petrol at Port Arthur and Nubeena?

Petrol is available at the Port Arthur General Store and the Nubeena Hardware Store.

Are there Supermarkets at Port Arthur or Nubeena?

There are two IGA supermarkets at Nubeena. Approximately 13 km from Bay Retreat Port Arthur. Sorell is a good place to stock up at either Coles or Woolworths.

What attractions and restaurants are there in the area?

Check out the Bay Retreat Website under ATTRACTIONS and LINKS for further information.