Hobart City is the capital of the State of Tasmania, and one of the great waterfront cities of the world. Overshadowed by Mount Wellington and built around Sullivans Cove, Hobart offers safe all weather access to all kinds of vessels, both large and small. It is an uncongested waterway, with shipping services second to none and meets the demands of all port users. In the midst of a modern city, The main wharf is only five minutes walk from the centre of a city where all the conveniences of modern day life combined with the rare charms of past architecture are to be found. The port area contains deep water berths able to accommodate the largest overseas ships.