The main shopping district can be found along Gilbert Street where a number of hotels, cafes, restaurants and shops call home, such as Supa IGA.

Latrobe has a chocolate factory specialising in Belgium chocolates.

The Cherry Shed Tasmania Cafe and Gift Shop is conveniently situated on the Bass Highway in Latrobe,  The Cafe and Gift Shop are open all year round; the Cafe offering an exciting café menu with a hint of 'cherry', and the Gift Shop stocking many interesting cherry related products, and a great range of local Tasmanian products and Souvenevirs.

Go Karts - Kart Magic Entertainment Centre P/L is located at 10-12 Speedway Drive, Latrobe, Tasmania. Visible from the main highway just east of Latrobe.

There are aged care facilities in Latrobe such as Uniting AgeWell Strathdevon Community.

The Australian Axemans Hall of Fameshowcasing Australia’s wood-chopping sporting champions is located on Bells Parade. 

The Big Platypus, one of Australia's big things, is outside the museum.

The Mersey Community Hospital is located in Latrobe. It is approximately a 100-bed hospital that provides services including: ambulatory and emergency, general adult medicine, general paediatric medicine, general surgery including orthopaedic, ear, nose and throat, ophthalmological, certain oncology services, limited rehabilitation services and allied health support. From 1 September 2008, the Hospital is owned by the Commonwealth and operated by the Tasmanian Government.