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Mid Winter Festival

Huon Valley Mid Winter Festival 2019

OUR VALLEY IS PRETTY COLD AND WET IN THE DEAD OF WINTER. IT’S FAR AWAY. IT’S DARK. YET THOUSANDS COME TO GET WILD, WASSAIL AND BURN A TWO STOREY WICKER MAN. COME GET LOST AND FOUND 12-14th July 2019 The Huon Valley Mid Winter Festival is a weekend of singing and dancing as well as…

Cygnet Market

Cygnet Market is on again this Sunday

The Cygnet Market is a vibrant community market that captures the food, music and people of Cygnet. Located in the iconic Town Hall, the market is held on the 1st and 3rd Sunday of each month and has grown to around 50 stalls. Aside from the wonderful community atmosphere, patrons can enjoy a wide range…

Remembering Terry Steward

Farewell Terence Grant Steward

Terence Grant Steward 25th November 1947- 24th February 2019 A message from Tina, Terry’s cousin… I grew up with Terry who was my cousin and very close friend. When we were young he and his parents Doug and Betty shared a beautiful historic home in Hannam Street Arncliffe, with our grandparents Nan and Pop. He…

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Country Town Retreat

Truly Aus is an online magazine dedicated to publishing travel stories that reveal and celebrate the real Australia, giving travellers insider tips on how to discover the best of regional, rural and outback Australia. Winsor Dobbin visited Cygnet and his article “Sip, Eat, Sleep: Cygnet” featured Cygnet Old Bank in the February issue where he…

Happy Birthday

Come & Celebrate with Us!!

The old saying “time flies when you’re having fun” is certainly true for us here at Cygnet Old Bank. We can’t believe it’s our birthday already. It’s been a year since we opened our doors after our renovations and we have loved the journey. We have met some beautiful people from Australia and all over…

Conservatory Cafe

Christmas at Cygnet Old Bank

We love this time of year!! Its busy and exciting and full of colour and sparkles. We’ve had lots of Christmas celebrations here at Cygnet Old Bank and its been our pleasure to create beautiful festive tables for our guests to enjoy celebrating with friends and family. Beautiful food, stunning flowers and lots of laughter!

Canadian table

A Canadian garden tour group recently luncheoned at the Conservatory Café

We had a lovely group of gardeners visit us all the way from Canada, they wrote a great review after enjoying lunch in the Conservatory Cafe. Sharon at the Old bank in Cygnet was wonderful today, so patient with our lateness – she had our table decorated with Native Australian plants plus roses, food was…

Fat Pig Farm Afloat

Come stay with us and share a day on the river with Fat Pig Farm Afloat

Yukon Tours and Fat Pig Farm are happy to invite you on board for these special events! Fat Pig Farm Afloat combines the delicious artisan produce of southern Tasmania with the dramatic beauty of the Huon Valley. Aboard Yukon, your cruise on the majestic Huon River is accompanied by a seasonal picnic lunch with matching…

Spring Special

Spring Special at Cygnet Old Bank

Come and stay with us and enjoy our Spring Special We are offering 2 nights accommodation in one of our beautifully appointed rooms plus breakfast and a bottle of wine on arrival. Cygnet is the centre of the fruit growing Huon Valley where apple, cherry and berry orchards line the hills and are full of…