This site started as a place to put 'then and now' photos, and has grown overnight to include more info about Latrobe Tasmania, the town I grew up in in the 70s and 80s

Anvers Chocolate Factory

The House Of Anvers. Open 7 am to 5 pm daily except Christmas Day, New Years Day, Good Friday, and Easter Sunday
Belgian Chocolate Skills & Tasmania's fresh clean climate combine to create the supreme chocolate experience.

Bell's Parade

On the banks of the Mersey River, this is a picturesque location for picnics and walks. BBQs, childrens playgrounds, cafe, restaurant, Axeman's Hall of Fame and the big platypus call Bell's Parade home.


A unique and quaint shop which helped put Latrobe on the international map. Be greeted at the door with an offer of home-made fudge. Discover the surprises behind the doors/curtains; Harry Potter, Dr Who, dinosaurs, horror room, Alice in Wonderland, Medieval corridor, and a spaceship experience make this shop a must-see visit. With an on-site cafe, Reliquaire is a place you'll need some time to explore!