Experience Tasmania with a local photographer as your guide and…

Imagine the photos you could take!

Welcome to Shutterbug Walkabouts

Browsing our website you will discover a range of outdoor photographic and touring experiences including private photography tours (we call them ‘photography-inspired sightseeing tours’), specialty photography experiences (based around a genre of photography), small group photography workshops and one-on-one or private group tuition. We can even customise an experience especially for you!

We cater to photography enthusiasts of all levels who wish to improve their photographic skill and technique – amateurs at beginner, intermediate or advanced level as well as general interest happy snappers keen to take better photos during their Tasmanian holiday. Each experience will be adapted to suit; we invite you to take advantage of our no obligation pre-booking consultation to help you decide on the experience that best suits you and your interests.

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Sightseeing Tours

Our informative private tours will allow you to immerse yourself in breathtaking scenery, fascinating colonial heritage and an amazing natural environment. With a photographer guide you will enjoy the freedom of taking photos at a relaxed pace. Select a destination based experience or a specialty experience to focus on a specific photographic genre.

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Small Group Workshops

Get to know your camera better; learn skills and techniques to enhance your photography. The newfound knowledge you acquire will encourage you to experiment and develop your existing knowledge to take your photography to the next level. Tuition is available One-on-One, with a friend or in a small group outdoor workshop of like-minded individuals.

Quick links for what to do this season – Winter 2015

Wellington Wanders ‘Ferns, Fungi & Waterfalls’ Photography Walkabout

A nature photography experience to discover techniques for low-light, close-up and waterfall photography in the natural rainforest environment of Mt Wellington, Hobart, Tasmania.

If you have only a short amount of time available then this 3-hour photography walkabout in the foothills of Mt Wellington will give you the opportunity to learn some fundamental photographic settings and techniques in real-time while visiting a lush rainforest environment.


Private Wildlife Photography Experience

With Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary as our location you will learn the characteristics & habitats of native wildlife and discover techniques to enhance your wildlife photography skills.


One-on-one Photography Experience

Exclusively focus on your personal photography ambitions with practical in-the-field one-on-one tuition – customised to suit your ability, experience and interest to take your photography to the next level.

  • Choose a location to suit your individual photography goals
  • Flexible session times
  • Tuition topics to suit your individual interests


Most Recent Blog Posts

Shutterbug Walkabouts - Macro shot of Lichen on a rock


Shutterbug Walkabouts - Sunlight streaming through the trees

Forest sunlight

Shutterbug Walkabouts - Last of Autumn leaves at Redlands Estate

Autumn colours

Shutterbug Walkabouts - Moonlight walk with a head torch through a labyrinth

Moonlight walk

Shutterbug Walkabouts - Miniature forest in Tasmania's Tarkine

Tarkine minature forest

Shutterbug Walkabouts - Autumn leaves

Botanical gardens

Shutterbug Walkabouts - Morning mist

Mystical valley

Shutterbug Walkabouts - Millers hut at Maria Island

Maria Island