Bridport is a small town on the north-east coast of Tasmania,
Australia. It is part of the Dorset Council and located
on Anderson Bay, Bridport is a holiday location with the population
increasing markedly in summer. It has beaches,swimming, sailing
and other water sports.
Town facilities include supermarkets,
hotel, chemist, baker, butcher, clothing store, golf courses,
lawn bowls, sailing club, doctor's surgery, visitor's information
centre, caravan park and several levels of accommodation from
backpackers, bed and breakfast, to holiday resort.
In 2004 a links golf course, Barnbougle Dunes, was established on sand
dunes 3km north-east of Bridport. This was soon ranked in the top 50 courses in the world and rising.