Local Attractions

We are strolling distance from the beautiful Huon River waterfront and spoilt with several excellent a la carte restaurants and cafes, a choice of pubs and local antique shops and galleries.


  • Wooden Boat Centre – Discovery centre and boatbuilding school
  • Bushwalking in the Huon Valley and Harts Mountains National Park
  • Huon River Jet Boats – exhilarating jet boat tour of the Huon waterways, relaxing river cruise or fun pedal boat ride
  • Apple and Heritage Museum – Museum, Apple Blossom’s gift shop, Starving Artists Gallery
  • Tahune Air Walk – treetop walks in the forest canopy, swinging bridges and hang-gliding adventures
  • Hasting Caves and Thermal Springs – Dolomite caves, naturally heated spring water swimming pool, forest walks, picnic facilities
  • Ida Bay Railway – Heritage listed bush railway, Australia’s southernmost railway, twilight tours
  • Recherche Bay Nature Recreation Area, Southwest National Park and Cockle Creek – the southernmost tip of Australia
  • Day Trip to Bruny Island – wilderness and eco cruises, breath-taking coastlines
  • Home Hill – Multiple award winning boutique vineyard, winery and restaurant
  • Grandvewe Cheeses – Award-winning sheep cheeses, sheep milking demonstrations, gourmet products, light meals