Seven Mile Beach, Tasmania

Suburb Profile

December 2023 | By Fall Real Estate | Tags: Suburb Profile

Seven Mile Beach, Tasmania

Seven Mile Beach is a picturesque coastal suburb located in Tasmania, known for its stunning natural beauty and relaxed lifestyle. Situated near the city of Hobart, this beachside community offers residents and visitors a tranquil haven to embrace outdoor living.


The suburb's charm lies in its seven-mile-long sandy beach, providing a perfect setting for leisurely walks, beach activities, and enjoying the coastal scenery. With its seaside ambience and inviting surroundings, Seven Mile Beach is an ideal destination for those seeking a peaceful and coastal lifestyle in Tasmania.

Where is Seven Mile Beach?

Seven Mile Beach is located in Tasmania, Australia. It is situated southeast of the capital city, Hobart. The beach runs along the coastline, offering scenic views of the Southern Ocean. Accessible by road, Seven Mile Beach is approximately a 23-minute drive from Hobart, making it a convenient destination for residents looking to enjoy the coastal beauty while being close to the city centre.


Seven Mile Beach provides a convenient advantage for frequent travellers, being just a 5-minute drive from the airport.


Postcode: 7170

Seven Mile Beach, Tasmania to Hobart: 23 mins drive, 20.8 km

Population of 1,467 in the 2021 Census.

Seven Mile Beach, Tasmania

Real estate in Seven Mile Beach

Seven Mile Beach offers a diverse range of properties, each reflecting the suburb's distinct coastal lifestyle. The real estate in this Tasmanian locale comprises a mix of single-family houses, townhouses, and some apartment complexes, presenting various options to potential residents. These properties often feature open-plan layouts, emphasising light-filled living spaces that seamlessly integrate with the surrounding coastal atmosphere.


Architectural elements like timber beams and contemporary coastal designs characterise many homes. With a focus on functionality and comfort, the residences typically include multiple living areas, spacious and well-designed kitchens, and ample storage solutions.


The suburb caters to different preferences, offering everything from sleek modern designs to more traditional coastal aesthetics. Well-established gardens and spacious outdoor spaces complement the properties, providing residents with opportunities to enjoy the coastal climate. Additionally, the suburb is known for its sought-after holiday, retirement, or sea change settings, making it an attractive option for those looking to embrace a relaxed and beachside lifestyle.


To fully experience the charm of Seven Mile Beach, consider booking a stay at one of the delightful Airbnbs in the area. Whether you're keen on catching some waves, enjoying a round of golf, or simply strolling through the suburb to appreciate the variety of properties, Seven Mile Beach offers a pleasant home for every kind of potential resident.

Featured Seven Mile Beach properties sold by Fall Real Estate:

2 Leyton Court, Seven Mile Beach, Tasmania, 7170

2 Leyden Court,
Seven Mile Beach, Tas, 7170

SOLD - $1,150,000

10 Surf Road, Seven Mile Beach, Tasmania

10 Surf Road,
Seven Mile Beach, Tas, 7170

SOLD - $725,000

22 Esplanade, Seven Mile Beach, Tasmania

22 Esplanade,
Seven Mile Beach, Tas, 7170

SOLD - $850,000

199 Seven Mile Beach Road, Seven Mile Beach, Tasmania.

199 Seven Mile Beach Road, Seven Mile Beach, Tas, 7170

SOLD - $831,000

Transport availability in Seven Mile Beach

Several transportation options are available for travelling to and around Seven Mile Beach, including bus, taxi, car, bike, boat and jetski, skateboarding and walking.


The local bus service, Metro, provides cost-effective fares and a range of routes throughout the day. The Metro bus operates along two primary routes, one from Seven Mile Beach to Lauderdale and onwards to Hobart. The alternate route journeys from Seven Mile Beach through Acton Park and Cambridge before reaching Hobart. For the Hobart to Seven Mile Beach timetables, please click here.


If you are driving, it will only take 23 minutes to get from Seven Mile Beach to the city outside peak hour. A bus will take around 45 minutes to get to the city centre.

Things to do

Try your hand at golf at the nearby golf courses. Enjoy a round of golf in a picturesque setting with views of the coast. You are spoilt for choice with two well-known golf clubs located in Seven Mile Beach.


Established in 1916, the Royal Hobart Golf Club, Tasmania's premier members' club, ensures impeccable year-round course conditions. Designed by Vern Morcom, the course boasts 80 strategically placed bunkers. Hosting prestigious events like the Tasmanian Open, Australian Amateur, and the 1971 Qantas Australian Open won by Jack Nicklaus, the club also offers diverse event options, including Corporate Golf Days, Conferences, Special Events, and Weddings.


Established on land within the Hobart airport boundary by airport employees and local community members, the Llanherne Golf Club faced changes in the late 1980s due to airport expansion plans. The lease shifted from medium to short-term, prompting negotiations with the Department of Parks and Wildlife. The current site, purchased from the state government, now hosts the Course and Clubhouse, which has been occupied since 1994. Designed by Peter Toogood, the course features nine greens, eighteen tees, gently undulating fairways, two lakes, and numerous bunkers, providing a unique golfing experience. The golf course, part of the Seven Mile Beach recreation area, is accessible from Gruber Avenue at the airport terminal end.


Ideally situated within a serene setting and just behind the beach's sand dunes, Lewis Park is graced by towering eucalyptus trees and surrounded by natural bushland and sandy landscapes. This beachy park offers a quaint playground, scattered picnic tables within its bushy expanse, a barbecue shelter, and convenient restroom facilities.


Club Wyndham Seven Mile Beach is the ultimate family-friendly resort, featuring a hobby farm with alpacas, miniature goats, and chickens, as well as entertaining Billy Tea and Damper nights. The resort boasts a vibrant owners' garden, a heated outdoor pool and spa, tennis courts, and convenient on-site barbecues, bar, and restaurant. Positioned as Hobart's exclusive beach resort, it offers a tranquil escape inspired by Tasmania's natural beauty.

Lauderdale, Tasmania

Nature and recreation spots

The best way to learn about a suburb is to explore the area by taking leisurely walks or strolls. Admire the diverse properties, lush landscapes, and general ambience of the area. Take in the natural beauty of Seven Mile Beach, including the tranquil pine forest. Embrace the coastal flora and fauna during your explorations.


Seven Mile Beach is the place for beach activities. Enjoy the pristine shoreline with activities like swimming, sunbathing, beachcombing, and building sandcastles. Seven Mile Beach provides an ideal setting for relaxation and water recreation.


The coastal environment of Seven Mile Beach serves as a haven for a diverse array of bird species, establishing it as an ideal destination for avid birdwatching enthusiasts. The contrast of sandy shores, wetlands, and nearby woodlands creates a rich ecosystem that supports a wide variety of avian life. Birdwatchers can delight in observing the vibrant plumage of Green Rosellas and the peaceful surroundings, and the harmonious coexistence of various habitats.


The Tangara Trail, which connects to the wetlands track in Lauderdale, offers a vast network of recreational trails through bushland, coastal reserves, and rural areas spanning 250 km between Seven Mile Beach and South Arm. For more information, click here.

Dining and cafes

Should you manage to tear yourself away from the captivating sights of Seven Mile Beach for a moment to savour a meal at Beaches Restaurant & Events, the experience promises sheer delight. Nestled just a short distance from the pristine waters of Seven Mile Beach, the restaurant's culinary offerings are a celebration of locally sourced produce.


The Royal Hobart Golf Club invites both members and non-members to indulge in a delightful lunch every Tuesday to Sunday, as well as dinner options every Friday night. Elevating the experience, they host a lively happy hour every Friday from 5 pm to 6:30 pm, featuring half-priced tap beers and tempting $10 cocktails. Join them for a fun night out with your friends or family!


Lauderdale, a less than 10-minute drive from Seven Mile Beach, presents an array of dining options, modern cafes and bakeries. The Foreshore Hotel, situated on the edge of Ralph's Bay, is a local favourite. Driftwood Restaurant, along North Terrace, with a prime view of Ralph's Bay Canal, offers a menu highlighting local seasonal produce at the Foreshore Hotel. For a cosy cafe experience with an all-day breakfast, satisfy your coffee and food cravings at Angie Sue!

Shopping and services

Seven Mile Beach Store serves as the one-stop shop for local residents. Whether you need to refuel your car, grab your daily newspaper, collect packages, or indulge in some delicious hot chips for lunch, you'll find everything you need conveniently located at this local, laid-back "coastal feel" shop.


Established in 1956 on a seven-hectare property in Lenah Valley, Westland Nurseries, a Tasmanian-owned production nursery, has flourished under the care of the Van der Staay family. Outgrowing its original site, the nursery relocated to a new 30-hectare location in Seven Mile Beach in 1984. With over 40 employees, Westland Nurseries specialises in producing a diverse range of native and exotic advanced trees and shrubs for both wholesale and retail markets, catering to clients across Tasmania.


Discover the Cambridge Homemaker Centre in the neighbouring suburb of Cambridge—a hub where great ideas come to life. Featuring 20 stores, including Harvey Norman, Nick Scali, Howards Storage World, Forty Winks, Minimax, Anaconda, and Drummond Golf, the centre is a treasure trove of inspiration for enhancing your lifestyle and leisure activities.


Seven Mile Beach is less than 15 minutes from Eastlands, Tasmania's largest shopping centre. You will find over 90 well-known stores here, including Kmart, Big W, Woolworths and Coles, JB Hi-Fi, Specsavers, Sportsgirl and across the road, the Gold Class Village Cinemas.

Are you a local business?

If you own a business in Seven Mile Beach or Southern Tasmania, we would love to showcase it in our suburb profiles. Please send us an email ( and tell us about your business, what makes it unique, and why we should feature it.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Local schools

Nestled in the neighbouring suburb of Lauderdale, Lauderdale Primary School is conveniently located just a 10-minute drive away. Committed to its mission, the school strives to offer every student ample opportunities for ongoing learning, reaching their full potential, and positively contributing to the broader school community.


In collaboration with parents, staff, and students, Cambridge Primary School provides an expansive and rural environment dedicated to nurturing and encouraging students to realise their full potential.


John Paul II Catholic School, located in Rokeby, provide an inclusive and nurturing education for girls and boys aged 0 to 12, offering a balanced and holistic approach. As a smaller school, they cater to individual needs, understanding each student's unique gifts and areas for growth.


Emmanuel is a Christian school catering from Kindergarten to Year 10. They envision reimagining life's possibilities, educating and nurturing students within a transformative Christian learning community that recognises the inherent value and uniqueness of each individual.


Bayview Secondary College, located in Rokeby, and Mackillop College, located in Mornington, are options for high school-aged children.

Property Prices in Seven Mile Beach, Tasmania

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Fall Real Estate has a network of eight premier real estate offices strategically positioned throughout Southern Tasmania, providing you with convenient access to our friendly and professional agents.


For those living in or wanting to purchase in Seven Mile Beach and surrounds, our nearest office is just a stone's throw away in Lauderdale, ensuring easy connections with our dedicated team.

Nearby Suburbs

Acton Park


South Arm

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