Cygnet is a small town of approximately 1057 people situated in the Huon Valley Council municipality in the south-east coast of Tasmania. The town sits on Port Cygnet adjoining the Huon River and has a thriving arts scene and well-known events including the Cygnet Folk Festival. Cygnet township has a range of facilities including medical clinic, supermarket, town hall,post office, parks, playground, cafes, and pharmacy.