Why is it called Mount Misery?
Place Names Tasmania offers the following official info:
Nomenclature Number: 9307G
Place Name: Mount Misery
Feature Type: Mountain
Name Type: Name
Locality: Lucaston, Ranelagh
Municipality: Huon Valley
Background: Card Reference: NM009307# Mount Misery:
Early name possibly Pisgahs Heights - See exploration, New Norfolk to Huon (Tracks).
External File Reference: D/482
A more relevant explanation might be as follows:
Where to stay and eat near the Mount Misery Walk
Home Hill Winery, Ranelagh
With award-winning wines and a menu overflowing with fresh local and Tasmanian produce, Home Hill Winery is a premier dining destination in the Huon Valley.
The restaurant has won numerous awards for its delicious menu, with lunch served between 12pm – 3pm (please check days on website). The cellar door is open for tastings 7 days a week from 10am to 5pm.