A great place to hire a car for your business trip, holiday or just simply for please is Tasmania, the Aussies like to call it "Tassie" which is the only island state of Australia. Separated by Bass Strait some 240 kilometres to the south of the Australian continent. Tasmania is the 26th largest island in the world, and has a population of just over half a million. Almost half of Tasmanias population reside in the greater Hobart precinct.
Tasmania has a landmass 68,401 square kilometres, and is 364 kilometres long from its northernmost to its southernmost points, and 306 kilometres from east to west & is promoted as the natural state, as almost 45% of Tasmania lies in reserves, national parks and World Heritage Sites. No wonder the slogan for Tasmania is "A World Apart, Not A World Away".
The state capital and largest city in Tasmania is Hobart. The other main cities in Tasmania are Launceston, Devonport, Burnie and Ulverstone.