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Moonah, Tasmania

Food Stories

Moonah, Tasmania

Moonah food history

Moonah food history

Moonah is a residential and industrial suburb, north of central Hobart, nestled between the Derwent River and Mount Wellington, part of the traditional territory of the Muwinina people. Learn about its multicultural food story and the Museum's collection of traditional tools that record the market gardening practices of farmers from the Hmong community.

Moonah Primary School

Moonah Primary School

Moonah Primary School is located north of central Hobart. Moonah joined the Stephanie Alexander Kitchen National Program in 2010, and is the demonstration school for Tasmania. The school is proud of its multicultural heritage and has close links with the diverse Moonah community.


People and the Environment

Food Stories is part of the National Museum's People and the Environment program. Discover more stories about people's relationships with Australia's natural and built environments on our People and the Environment website.