Taste of Huon – A must if you are in Tasmania

Pig and Fig, Huon Taste Festival, Tasmania

If you are ever in Tasmania during March, a must is the Taste of Huon festival. The festival runs in March each year , usually on the second weekend. ‘A Taste of the Huon’, now in its 25th year, is a celebration of fine food, wine, entertainment, arts and crafts […]

Redfin (English Perch) Plague, pest or a nice fish to eat.

Tasmania Redfin

  Recently , The Padawan, of the Fishing Tragics,  was on holiday in Tasmania, he just happened to have packed a spin rod and reel. Of course there are so many nice steams, rivers and brooks as part of inland Tassie, that throwing a lure just seemed the right thing […]

Wooden boats – Craftsmen in Tassie keep the dream alive.

Wooden Boat, Huon Valley

In Franklin, Tasmania, which is on the banks of the Huon River, is the Wooden Boat Centre ( http://www.woodenboatcentre.com/) . At theWooden Boat Centre you can see the craftsmen at work and have a great tour, where they show you all aspects of the complete process of making a wooden […]