Fern Tree is on Huon Highway (A6)
Fern Tree is an outlying suburb of Hobart, set beneath Mount Wellington. It is a major recreational area for Hobart residents because of the many walking tracks up the mountain. The suburb was named after the Tasmanian Tree Fern which grows abundantly in the area.
The visitor information centre for Fern Tree can be found in Hobart.
20 Davey Street,
Hobart TAS 7000
Phone: (03) 6238 4222