Surround yourself with vines, pastures, livestock and mountains, whilst tasting some of Tasmania’s most awarded cool climate wines at Home Hill Winery – just thirty minutes south of Hobart. With a cellar door, gift shop and on-site restaurant, Home Hill is a true country retreat. See website for cellar door and restaurant hours.
Whispering Spirit Holiday Cottages and Miniature Pony Stud is a refreshing retreat with valley and mountain views and secluded gardens featuring Strawbale Cottage with a luxury spa-bath and 2 bedroom ensuites , and Cosy one-bedroom Cottage. Experience the farm life, go for walks and look out for the shy platypus.
Tahune Adventures – Walk high above the forest on the famous Tahune AirWalk; see the wild waters of the Huon and Picton Rivers mingle; soar on a thrilling cable hang-gliding flight; follow walking trails to swing bridges and Huon pines; enjoy fine Tasmanian produce. River, forest sky – discover them at Tahune Adventures Tasmania.
Frank’s Cider Museum, Bar and Cafe is located in the historic town of Franklin, just 35 minutes south of Hobart. The heritage listed building is the cellar door of Frank’s Cider. Taste Tasmania’s multi award winning ciders and the great local menu, while you discover the history of the Huon Valley. Open 7 days.
Open 7 days.
Willie Smith’s Apple Shed is an original apple packing shed circa 1942 and is open every day from 10am. Learn about the history of the Huon Valley’s apple industry, sample the award-winning ciders, Charles Oates apple spirit and fine apple brandy. Enjoy a meal and on a Friday night settle in for live music.
Port Huon Cottages are fully self-contained with their own barbeque and balcony with stunning views over Port Huon Bay & Hartz Mountain. Off street parking, fishing tackle and laundry facilities are also available. Port Huon Cottages is the ideal place to be based for a Southern Tasmania holiday
Huon Jet – Tasmania’s only white water jet boating adventure is just 35 minutes south of Hobart. Experience the thrill of white water jet boating and view the magnificent reflections in the dark tannin-stained water. For the less adventurous, stretch your legs on our Pedal Boats and Aqua Bikes, or just sit and enjoy a coffee or snack in our riverside cafe.
Yukon Tours – Sail on the stunning Huon River. Hop aboard the traditional sailing ketch and become partof the experience and hoist sail or simply sit back and soak in the beauty of the Huon Valley. The 90 minute cruise includes refershments and departs from Franklin Marina next to the Wooden Boat Centre in Franklin.
Huon Valley Visitor Centre is your key to Southern Tasmania. We will provide you with all the information you need for a great visit, including a free booking service for accommodation and attractions around the state. Great range of local produce and giftware available for purchase making your gift shopping a cinch!
Built in 1932, the renovated art deco Kermandie Waterfront Hotel offers boutique accommodation on the Huon. Cosy, character filled ensuite bedrooms cater for singles, couples and families carefully crafted meals featuring local produce are served daily. Whether you travel by car or boat, the Kermandie is the perfect launching point for your Huon Valley experience.
Luxury award winning accommodation in Huonville close to shops and restaurants. Walton House provides easy access to every attraction in the Huon Valley, Bruny Island and the Far South. Three large comfortable queen sized ensuited rooms and a freshly prepared gourmet continental breakfast will ensure a memorable stay.
Geeveston Visitor Centre for all your local information and bookings. Showcasing unique local art and craft, and the wonderful produce of the Huon Valley. You can book tickets for locall attractions or visit the Centre’s museum highlighting Geeveston’s forestry and apple heritage. Open 7 days.
Kermandie Lodge is the closest motel to the Tahune Airwalk. Motel units have queen or twin-share beds, ensuite, coffee and tea facilities. Villas are fully self-contained with stove, microwaveand HDTV. Units sleep up to five. Off street parking and meals are served nearby.
We love welcoming visitors to Two Bud Spur Vineyard, a boutique vineyard nestled in idyllic Gardners Bay. Visitors can relax in our eco-friendly straw bale winery, enjoy the peaceful rural setting, and sip on our medal winning Tasmanian cool climate wines.
The Wooden Boat Centre in Franklin offers guidedtours. Here you can experience Tasmania’s living maritime heritage and watch wooden boats being hand crafted from rare Tasmanian timbers. Take in the scent of Huon Pine in a traditional boat building workshop.