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Watch: Inspirational Huon Valley Businesses

This video series from Circular Economy Huon highlights the innovative work of four Huon Valley businesses who are working creatively to reduce their carbon footprint and contribute to a circular economy.

The videos were made by local filmmaker Annie Venables of Viking Films, with assistance from Mike Gissing.


Huon Valley Timber

Huon Valley Timber used to use gas to heat the wood kiln to dry timber, now they use waste wood from the mill thereby reducing costs and carbon emissions.


Paddock to Garment

Paddock to Garment is a local business, taking their own alpaca fleece, spinning and weaving it and turning it into beautiful garments.


Seed Freaks

Seed Freaks sow, grow and harvest open-pollenated heirloom plants and sell locally and online helping boost community and food resilience.



Duggans are a community minded earth-works and construction company seeking to lead through example. They have installed a 1000kw solar array.


If you’re interested in participating in a short video about your business, contact

For more information on becoming part of the circular economy, visit the Circular Economy Huon website.

This project was funded through the Huon Valley Council Stronger Together Quick Response Grant Program.