Agri, Mining and Industry

Tas-Saff is the saffron hub south of the equator. Terry, Nicky and Patrick Noonan original sea-changers from Sydney in the late ’80s, pioneered the saffron industry in Australia.
You will find Tas-Saff perched high on the hill overlooking Glaziers Bay in the idyllic Huon Valley south of Hobart.
Saffron is harvested each year during April and May. the lilac crocus flowers must be picked early each day before the sun comprises the integrity of the saffron.
At night they sit like little rockets with the tip poking through the soil, then they shoot up a few centimetres high in the morning when the sun comes out, hence their name, the Flower of the Sun.
Spice collected from the fiery red stigma of the lilac crocus flowers has been valued for its’ culinary and medicinal properties for thousands of years.
Tas-Saf offers free saffron gin and saffron tea tastings.
The Tas-Saff farm is open 10 am – 5 pm for farm gate visits nearly all year.

Facilities

Carpark Cellar Door Coach Parking Family Friendly Public Toilet Shop / Gift Shop

Internet Access

Free Wifi

Disabled Assistance

Caters for challenges with learning and communication Caters for hearing impairment Caters for high support needs Caters for limited mobility Caters for vision impairment Wheelchair access

Membership

Australian Tourism Export Council Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation Visitor Information Centre

Accreditation

Australian Tourism Accreditation COVID Clean Practicing Business COVID Safe Sustainable Tourism Accreditation

Nearby Things to Do

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LaDrone leaving the dock

Huon River Cruises

Franklin, Huon Valley

Sea G available for charters for unto 14 guest

SAILTAS

Kettering, Kingborough

Still door opening with steam billowing

Charles Oates Distillery Experience

Grove, Huon Valley

Macy

Highland Getaway ATV farm tour safari

Ranelagh, Huon Valley

Bicheno blowhole with guests photographing each other.

Tasmania I Drive

Port Huon, Huon Valley

Airwalk cantilever is 50 metres above the riverbank and is 600 metres long

Tahune Adventures Tasmania – Tahune Airwalk

Southwest, Derwent Valley

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