It was thought at the time, Ranelagh would become the major centre in the
valley, however the construction of the bridge further downstream, was to ensure
that Huonville prospered.
The town was originally named Victoria, but was changed when mail marked for
Victoria, Melbourne was often sent to Victoria, Tasmania.3
Check out our listing of
Huonville accommodation and
accommodation. In addition to our listed online travel guide information,
contact the local tourism visitor centre for your destination for more attractions,
tours, local maps and other information.