Welcome to the Huon Region

The Huon Valley Council is the southernmost local government area in Australia. The area retains the beauty, charm and heritage of a bygone era, yet it is only a 30-minute drive from Hobart. The main townships are Huonville, Franklin, Cygnet, Geeveston and Dover.

The latest from the Valley

What's happening in the huon

  • Supporting your community after an emergency

    Would you like to know how to help others recover from any impacts?

  • After the Fires

    A Huon Valley Business Networking Event

  • Rise of the Right – The War on Australia’s Liberal Values Book Launch

    A chance to hear Greg Barns, human rights advocate, speak in Cygnet

  • Van Diemen’s Band – Coast to Coast Baroque

    Don’t miss this 5-piece ensemble of ancient instruments