Huon Valley, TAS © Samuel Shelley

3 days exploring the Huon Valley 

3 days exploring the Huon Valley 

Mt Wellington, Hobart, TAS © Tourism Australia

Mt Wellington, Hobart, Tasmania © Tourism Australia

Local favourite

Make sure you drop into family-owned Willie Smiths Apple Shed, about 30 minutes outside of Hobart. Established in 1888, this orchard survived by diversifying to organic cider production.

Grandvewe Cheeses and Hartshorn Distillery, Birchs Bay, TAS © Tourism Tasmania and Rob Burnett

Grandvewe Cheeses and Hartshorn Distillery, Birchs Bay, Tasmania © Tourism Tasmania and Rob Burnett

Travel tip

Drop into Woodbridge Smokehouse (close to Grandvewe Cheeses) where trout and salmon are smoked in a brick oven using wood from their apple orchard. 

Western Arthur Range, Southwest National Park, TAS © Jason Charles Hill

Western Arthur Range, Southwest National Park, Tasmania © Jason Charles Hill

Fun fact

Between Huonville and Hastings Cave you’ll pass through Geeveston, where the television comedy series Rosehaven, starring Celia Pacquola and Luke McGregor, was filmed.

For more information about road trips in Tasmania, go to discovertasmania.com.