🇦🇺 Perth is a town in the Australian state of Tasmania. It lies 20 km south of Launceston, on the Midland Highway and is part of the Northern Midlands Council. Like nearby Longford, Perth is a historic town with many buildings dating back to the early 19th century. It is the first major town out of Launceston on the route to Hobart, and also serves as a major junction for people bypassing Launceston on the route from Hobart to the north-west of the state.
Perth has a population of over 2,965 people. Perth is situated 20 km south of Launceston.