Enjoy a unique and unforgettable taste of Tasmania's beautiful forests

A Must Do Tassie experience - just 60 minutes' drive from Hobart, Forest Secrets is a fascinating sensory trail/ nature walk with a difference.

Embrace the forest with all your senses:platypus swimming

  • Taste the forest as you go, with your own Forest Flavours tucker-box.

  • Soak in the sound of the river and songs of the native birds.

  • See, touch, smell and learn about the different plant and tree species along the trail.

  • See if you can spot a wild platypus.

  • FREE honey tasting with local Tasmanian forest honey.

  • Delicious ‘flavours of the forest’ ice creams.

  • Beautiful picnic areas.

  • The 750 metre long track is graded Easy.

  • Fun for adults and kids alike - kids quiz with yummy prizes.

  • Take home something interesting from the unique forest-themed shop and gallery - or just browse.

  • Time required: Give yourself at least an hour to enjoy all that’s on offer  - more if you’re picnicking.

All in a spectacular riverside setting!


Opening hours




  • Adults                     $15.00

  • Children (5 -15)      $10.00

  • Concessions:          $10.00

  • Family pass            $35.00 (2 adults & up to 2 children)      

Season passes (Oct – April) available

Entry to gallery and shop is free



We are just 2 km before Mt Field National Park.

You can't miss our large roadside sign, on the right as you head towards the National Park.

Turn right  into the car park, at the sign.


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