Open Day: See eco-facilities at Huon Bush Retreats, south from Hobart
HPHEV 2015 Hybrid Electric Vehicle Will Be On Display
How to find the Huon Bush Retreats tour on the day
We will be running continuous circular tours all day. Join the tour wherever it is when you arrive, leave the tour when you have completed the full circuit and seen everything. Use the button below to see a map with the current tour location, updated live. Then use the map to come and find us.
Accommodation near the Sustainable House Day open house
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Things to do nearby
How about making a weekend escape including Sustainable House Day tour plus another activity, meal or overnight stay in the Huon Valley? Explore the Huon Valley on Saturday, stay overnight, then commence your SHD at Huon Bush Retreats before continuing to other open houses. Or begin your SHD tour in Hobart, work your way south to HBR, stay overnight and enjoy some of the nearby activities on Monday.
Join your host, Julie, as she goes about her farm work on the 6 seater ATV. Tours of the property include feeding the Highland cattle and the lovable alpacas on this working farm.
15 minutes drive to the track head at Huon Bush Retreats, then 3 hours return walk through rainforest to a mountaintop and small waterfall.
15 minutes to the apple museum and cafe, cider works and distillery.
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.