Geeveston

Geeveston (population 820) is 45 minutes (60 kilometres/37 miles) south of Hobart on Highway A6 and is Australia's most southerly administrative centre and the gateway to the Tahune Airwalk and the Hartz Mountain National Park.

It is in the centre of the Island's apple and stone fruit growing area and an important timber industry base. Geeveston was settled, in 1849, by William Geeves and his descendants are still part of the community.

It is worth visiting the town centre for the sheer unusualness of the main street which actually seems to get narrower from one end to the other. 15 kilometres inland from Geeveston is the Hartz Mountains National Park which is a amazing combination of glacial features and unusual flora and fauna.

Featured Geeveston Activities and Tours

Tahune Airwalk and Hastings Caves
from $154.00

This day trip takes you on the Tahune Forest Airwalk – a cantilevered bridge that allows you to walk through the treetops 40 metres above the ground – then on to the Hasting Caves for a swim in th...

Huon Valley and Tahune Forest Airwalk
from $180.00

Walk the tree tops of pristine forest at Tahune Forest Airwalk having travelled the Huon River Valley, a region of tended fields, superb forest clad rivers and fishing villages set by picturesque inle...

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Destinations within South Coast

Bruny Island
Other South Coast Destinations
Franklin Gordon National Park Geeveston Huonville

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