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Things to Do on the Farm

Things to do on the farm

  • go on an ATV farm tour with Julie to walk amongst the Highland Cattle and feed the alpacas

  • bring your camera to photograph the Highland cattle and the scenes 

  • take a walk to the Dam and Summer House to listen to the bird life and be on the lookout for the illusive platypus.

  • fish on the Huon River for trout.

  • bring your Kayak to paddle down the Huon River.

Things to Do in the Huon

Things to do in the Huon Valley.

- On your way, stop at Willie Smith's Cider House for some great ambience, cider and perhaps a bite to eat. 

 

- Visit the quaint township in Franklin (15 minutes south of Huonville)  and go to the Wooden Boat Centre & Boat Building school  or stop for a bite at Frank's Cider House or Huon's Little Treasures Bistro or the Aqua Grill Cafe.

 

- Take a drive to Geeveston to see the wooden carvings and the lovely township and a creative hub or artists and makers .  On a Friday or Saturday you'll find the best sushi made by Masaaki as master sushi maker.  {His food sells out fast, so you need to go from 11am}. Stop at the Geeveston Visitors centre

 

- The Tahune Forest Airwalk is currently closed due to fire damage but should reopen towards the end of the year.

 

- Hastings Caves is a fantastic experience with its Stalagmites and  Stalactites (take a jacket as its only 9 degrees all year round inside the caves) . For swim you might like to bath in the thermal Springs swimming pool.  

 

- Bushwalk up Hartz  Mountain through the National park to see the South-west wilderness.

 

- Take a drive to Woodbridge for the waterside restaurant known as Peppermint  Bay.

 

- If you'd like to try out some cheeses, visit Grandvewe Cheeses which produces its own organic cheeses.

 

- Cygnet has a great community market on the 1st and 3rd Sunday of each month from 10am to 2pm. 

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