Attractions & Tours - Hobart & the South

Bruny Island Safaris

Bruny Island Safaris

Departs Tasmanian Visitor Information Centre, Hobart

Discover everything that makes Tasmania amazing with this Sightseeing, Gourmet & Lighthouse Tour of Bruny Island departing Hobart. You’ll get to taste local fresh produce; everything from berries and oysters to cider, chocolate and artisan cheese. You’ll also get to spot White Wallaby in their natural habitat and tour a heritage convict built lighthouse. Photo opportunities at every turn! Visit scenic lookouts overlooking ancient sea-cliff coastlines. Enjoy the gourmet food delights Bruny Island is famous for. Share this amazing small island with our entertaining and knowledgeable tour guides in the comfort of our spacious tour buses. Local island lunch, National Park entry and all food tastings included.

Bruny Island Gourmet Tour Includes:
• Hotel pick up and drop off • Ferry trip • Entry into National Parks • Heritage Lighthouse Tour • Private cheese tasting • Tasmanian local produce lunch • Entry and tastings at farms and stores • Chocolate and fudge tasting at one or two chocolate shops • Berry farm pick and taste (seasonal) • Fresh fruit ice cream (seasonal) • Ice box to store water and items purchased • Water and lollies

Tour Details:
• All tours depart Hobart between 7am - 7.30am
• All tours return between 5pm - 6pm
• Hotel pick-up and drop off provided (or close by)
Applies to the Bruny Island Gourmet & 2 Day Overnight tours.

From $149
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Tahune Airwalk

Tahune Airwalk

Arve Road, Geeveston

Marvel at the unique 620 metre long walkway high above the forest floor, experience the views from the cantilever suspended 50 metres above the mighty Huon River. Journey through the forest to the spine-tingling swinging bridges. Thrill seekers enjoy the excitement of gliding from the treetops on the Eagle Hang Glider. Indulge in Tasmanian food and wine in the licensed café, enjoy a full day of fun for the whole family.

Tour Includes:
• Tour Guide • Access to the entire site for the whole day • Free WiFi in the licensed café • BBQ & picnic facilities • 6 kilometres of mountain bike tracks (BYO bike) • Pets on leads welcome

Tour Details:
Open every day expect Christmas Day
9am - 5pm October to March
10am - 4pm April to September

From $28
per person

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Peppermint Bay Cruises

Peppermint Bay Hotel - Lunch Cruise

Brooke Street Pier, Hobart

Cruise down the Derwent river to the beautiful Peppermint Bay Hotel. Overlooking the picturesque Bruny Island, the food is as good as the view, with a focus on fresh and seasonal produce. A local (delicious) wine list and stellar service. Only 35 minutes drive from Hobart or experience the beautiful D’Entrecasteaux channel on our Peppermint Bay Lunch Cruise (leaves most days from Brooke St. Pier, Hobart).

Tour Includes:
• Return cruise through sheltered waterways • Local experienced crew • Set menu lunch at the award-winning Peppermint Bay Hotel

Tour Details:
Departs daily (December - March) and Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday (April - November) from Brooke Street Pier, Hobart at 10.30am. Returns 3.30pm.

From $118
per person

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Par Avion Wilderness Tours

Par Avion Wilderness Tours

Cambridge Airport, 115 Kennedy Drive, Cambridge

Par Avion offer half and full day tours to Tasmania’s remote and pristine Southwest National Park; the stunning East Coast and the wild West Coast of Tasmania. All full day tours also include lunch and ground tours. The Southwest Wilderness Camp gives you the unique opportunity to stay for two nights in an exclusive luxury private camp on the shores of Bathurst Harbour. Alternatively, see Hobart from a new perspective on a 30 minute Hobart City Scenic Flight.

Tour Details:
Tours depart daily from Cambridge Airport.

From $129
per person

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Hobart City Coach Tour

Hobart City Coach Tour

Experience Tasmania Tour 81T / 71T

Learn about the history and culture of Hobart on this comprehensive three hour city tour. Your Driver/Guide will share informative commentary and experiences as you visit the highlights of Hobart including stops at Anglesea Army Barracks, Cascade Gardens, the remains of the Female Factory, Rosny Park Lookout and the Botanical Gardens.

Tour Details:
81T Morning Tour: Operates daily, except Saturdays. Tour departs 9.45am from the Tasmanian Travel and Information Centre on the corner of Davey and Elizabeth Streets, Hobart.

71T Afternoon Tour: Operates Saturdays only 01.04.17 - 21.12.17 and daily 01.01.17 - 31.03.17 Tour departs 1.10pm from the Tasmanian Travel and Information Centre, on the corner of Davey and Elizabeth Streets, Hobart.

From $44
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River to Rainforest Day Tour

River to Rainforest Day Tour

Wooden Boat Centre, 3333 Huon Highway, Franklin

On this day out in the beautiful Huon valley, you'll learn the story of the Huon Pine from River to Rainforest. You'll meet Tasmanian shipwrights carrying on centuries-old craft traditions; enjoy a sail on the Huon River’s glassy-calm waters; have lunch and a free cider-tasting at the bar, café and museum; and explore the world famous airwalk at Tahune.

Tour Includes:
• Guided tour of the Wooden Boat Centre • Calm water sail on the Huon River. Hot drinks and biscuits served • Two course lunch of local produce, plus cider tasting and tea/coffee • Entry to Tahune Airwalk

Tour Details:
This is a self-drive package tour. Tours run 7 days a week. The first component of the tour commences at 9.30am at the Wooden Boat Centre, Franklin. Tour times and itinerary details will be included with travel documents.

From $128
per person

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Port Arthur Day Coach Tour

Port Arthur Day Coach Tour

Experience Tasmania Tour 74T

Experience the powerful sense of our past convict era and of the early Australian settlement heritage that the Port Arthur Historic Site evokes. Your tour starts in Hobart travelling across the Tasman Bridge, through Eaglehawk Neck, onto the Tasman Peninsula. Wonder at the spectacle of Tasman Arch and the magnitude of Devils Kitchen and enjoy superb views of the rugged coastline. Take a guided walking tour of Port Arthur with access to over 30 ruins and restored buildings.

Tour Includes:
• Hotel pick-up and drop-off • Expert driver/guide with full commentary • Port Arthur admission • Harbour cruise

Tour Details:
Departs daily, except Saturdays. Closed Christmas Day.
01.05.17 - 30.09.17 Departs 9.15am - Returns 5pm.
01.10.17 - 21.12.17 Departs 8.15am - Returns 5pm.

From $110
per person

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Bruny Island Traveller

Bruny Island Traveller

Join us for a day of discovery, exploring Bruny Island’s spectacular landscapes and gourmet local produce. This is the ultimate foodie’s day out where every course on the menu is a stop on your journey. You’ll meet cheese makers, oyster farmers, fudge makers, berry farmers, viticulturists and whisky distillers to hear the stories behind the harvest and indulge in delicious produce.

Tour Includes:
Morning tea • Lunch • All tastings • Return ferry fare • Guided return bus journey from Hobart including CBD hotel pick-up and drop-off. Your six course gourmet experience includes: Get Shucked Oysters • Bruny Island Cheese Co • Bruny Island Berry Farm • Bruny Island Premium Wines • HIBA Fudge • Bruny Island House of Whisky

Tour Details:
Departs daily from Pennicott Wilderness Journeys Hobart waterfront booking centre on Franklin Wharf at 7:45am, CBD hotel pick-ups available. Tour returns at 5:30pm with CBD hotel drop off available.

From $155
per person

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Hobart Historic Tours

Hobart Historic Tours

Discover Hobart by foot and hear the fascinating stories of how Tasmania’s capital city was established and how it became the vibrant waterfront city it now is. Choose your preferred walking tour and explore Hobart with your local guide on the Hobart Historic Walk, the Old Hobart Pub Tour or the Grand Hobart Walk.

Hobart Historic Walk:
The classic must-do tour. Starts: 3pm WED, THU, FRI, SAT & SUN (1½ hours).

Old Hobart Pub Tour:
Learn about Hobart’s underbelly stories. Starts: 5pm THU, FRI, SAT (1½ hours).

Grand Hobart Walk:
Combining the Hobart Historic Walk with a tour of Salamanca and Battery Point. Starts: 3pm WED, THU, FRI, SAT & SUN (3 hours).

All Tours Depart From: Hobart Travel Centre (cnr Davey & Elizabeth Streets).

From $38
per person

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Bruny Island Cruises

Bruny Island Cruises

915 Adventure Bay Road, Bruny Island

Join Australia’s Best Tourist Attraction (Australian Tourism Awards Winner 2012, 2014 and 2015) and spend a thrilling three hours exploring the spectacular coastline and wildlife of Bruny Island. Cruise alongside some of Australia’s highest sea cliffs, beneath towering crags and drift up close to the awesome ‘Breathing Rock’. Enter deep sea caves, pass through the narrow gap between the coast and The Monument, and feel the power of nature at the point where the Tasman Sea meets the might of the Southern Ocean. You will join in the search for abundant sea and coastal wildlife such as seals, dolphins, whales and seabirds.

Tour Includes:
All tour options include the 3 Hour Wilderness Cruise. The Full Day Tour from Hobart also includes: Return Guided Bus Transfers from Hobart, Ferry Crossing, Morning Tea and Lunch.

Tour Details:
3 Hour Wilderness Cruise departs from Adventure Bay, Bruny Island at 11am. Full Day Tour departs daily at 8:00am from Pennicott Wilderness Journeys Hobart Waterfront Booking Centre, on Franklin Wharf next to the Constitution Dock Lifting Bridge. Tour returns at 5:30pm. Kettering bus pick-up also available.

From $135
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Tasman Island Cruises

Tasman Island Cruises

6961 Arthur Highway, Port Arthur

Join Pennicott Wilderness Journeys award winning three hour cruise along the spectacular coastline between Port Arthur and Eaglehawk Neck. You will see Australia’s highest cliffs, enter deep sea caves and join in the search for abundant sea and coastal wildlife such as seals, dolphins, whales and seabirds.

Tour Includes:
All tour options include the 3 Hour Wilderness Cruise. The Full Day Tour from Hobart also includes • Morning Tea and Lunch • Return Guided Bus Transfers from Hobart • Optional extras - visit to Tasmanian Devil Conservation Park or 3 hours exploring the Port Arthur Historic Site.

Tour Details:
3 Hour Wilderness Cruise departs from Port Arthur at 10am. Full day tour departs daily at 7:45am from the Pennicott Wilderness Journeys Hobart Waterfront Booking Centre, on Franklin Wharf next to Constitution Dock Lifting Bridge. Tour returns at 6:00pm.

From $135
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Premier Travel

Premier Travel - 1 Day Historic Tasmania Small Group Tour

The Tasman Peninsula and Port Arthur Historic Site are some of Tasmania’s most visited destinations. Explore Tasmania’s famous convict settlement site with its many attractions on this small group day tour and let our local guide bring its history alive. Visit the famous geological features of the peninsula as you explore the rugged coastline. In the afternoon, travel to the historic village of Richmond, nestled in the Coal River Valley, with its well preserved colonial architecture before returning to Hobart.

Highlights:
Tasman Peninsula, Port Arthur Historic Site, Richmond.

Tour Includes:
Entry into Port Arthur Historic Site and lunch.

Tour Details:
Departs Hobart TUE, THU, SAT & SUN (some hotel pick-ups available).

From $336
per person

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Premier Travel

Premier Travel - 1 Day Tasmanian Wilderness & Wildlife Small Group Tour

This small group tour takes you to Mount Field National Park, the oldest National Park in the state. Take a rainforest walk to Russell Falls, Horseshoe Falls and the Tall Trees. This enchanting walk in Tasmania’s wilderness is accompanied by a delightful Tasmanian picnic lunch. In the afternoon visit Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary and experience Tasmanian Devils, Wombats, Wallabies, Quolls and other Australian animals first hand. This dedicated team of wildlife carers provides an invaluable service to the research and protection of native wildlife in Tasmania.

Highlights:
Mount Field National Park, including Russell Falls, Horseshoe Falls and the Tall Trees. Tasmanian picnic lunch and Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary.

Tour Includes:
Entry into Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, lunch and National Parks Passes.

Tour Details:
Departs Hobart MON, WED & FRI (some hotel pick-ups available).

From $331
per person

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Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary

Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary

593 Briggs Rd, Brighton

Bonorong is a sanctuary for wildlife run by a passionate team of like-minded people. A visit to the sanctuary is a chance to come closer than ever to something wild and fragile. You’ll come face to face with animals that went extinct long ago in other parts Australia, and by walking through the old wooden gate you’ll become part of something special.

Tour Details:
Open 9:00am to 5:00pm, 7 days per week, all tours start from the gift shop at the Sanctuary entrance.

General Admission - Complimentary kangaroo food and entry to daily tours at 11:30am or 2:00pm
Feeding Frenzy - 2.5 hours of feeding fun, two sessions available daily at 10:00am and 1:30pm, groups of 6 or less
Bonorong Night Tour - 2.5 hours of feeding fun, see our nocturnal animals at their most active, groups of 6 or less
Private, Premium Night Tour - 3 hours of exclusive feeding and educational fun with a member of our senior staff, glass of Tasmanian sparkling wine, extensive session on Tasmanian devils, just for you and your friends.

Both Night Tours commence anytime between 5:00pm and 6:00pm; time will be confi rmed upon booking.

From $28
per person

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Roaring 40's Kayaking

Roaring 40's Kayaking - Hobart City Kayak

Hobart’s iconic waterfront… from a different perspective. Nestled between river and mountain, Hobart has one of the most picturesque harbours in the world. We’ll take you behind the scenes of this vibrant, working waterfront to discover the true heart of Hobart. Glide past prestigious homes, marvel at tall wooden sailing ships and keep an eye out for Sammy the resident seal. Your discovery of Hobart wouldn’t be complete without some locally caught fi sh and chips. Enjoy them with the best view in town - straight from your kayak! Suitable for all experience and fitness levels. Winner Tasmanian Tourism Awards Adventure Tourism 2014.

Tour Includes:
• Fish and chips from Hobart’s famed floating fish punts • Our passionate and experienced local guides • Stable double sea kayaks and all kayaking equipment • Warm all-weather protection gear

Tour Details:
• Departs: 10am and 4pm daily (November to March), 10am daily (April) • Departs: Marieville Esplanade, Sandy Bay (opposite 16 Marieville Esplanade) • Duration: 2.5 hours • Bring: Hat, sunglasses, comfortable casual clothes and water

From $90
per person

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Shutterbug Walkabouts

Shutterbug Walkabouts – Photography Inspired Sightseeing Tours

Shutterbug Walkabouts makes it easier for you to ‘Discover, Experience and Photograph’ Hobart and southern Tasmania.

Private Photography-Inspired Sightseeing Tours: Immerse yourself in Tasmania’s breathtaking scenery, fascinating heritage and captivating natural environment with a local photographer as your guide. Travel at a relaxed pace with an experienced guide, learn more about Tasmania and take home unique images, not just snapshots.

Tour Includes:
All transport, Morning tea, Lunch, Bottled water, Entry fees

Full Day Tour Options:
• Mt Field National Park & Russell Falls • Highlights of Bruny Island • Highlights of Maria Island • Hartz Mountains National Park and Tahune Airwalk • Mountain and Wildlife Photography Experience * Multi-day tours available by request

From $590
per person, $95 each additional person.

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Shutterbug Walkabouts

Shutterbug Walkabouts – Photography Tuition-Focused Experiences

Shutterbug Walkabouts makes it easier for you to ‘Discover, Experience and Photograph’ Hobart and southern Tasmania.

Private Photography Tuition Experiences: Enjoy an outdoor learning experience to develop your photography skills, better understand your camera and learn techniques from an award-winning photographer. Tuition is personalised and practical – you will learn-by-doing.

Tour Includes:
Complimentary transfers from Hobart CBD, Bottled water, Snack (supper with Twilight experience)

Full Day Tour Options:
• Nature Photography Tuition – half day • Wildlife Photography Tuition – half day • Night Photography experience (Apr-Sep) – 3 hours • Hobart Twilight Photography Experience (Oct-Mar) – 5 hours * Weekend photography retreats available by request

From $240
per person, $120 each additional person

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Port Arthur Historic Site

Port Arthur Historic Site

Arthur Highway, Port Arthur

The World Heritage-listed Port Arthur Historic Site offers one of Australia’s great travel experiences and is among the best-preserved convict-era sites in the world. It is a place that everyone should visit to discover our convict past and connect with the story that shaped Australia.

Tour Includes:
All daytime passes include an introductory guided tour and harbour cruise.

Optional Tours Include:
• Isle of the Dead Cemetery Tour • Point Puer Boys’ Prison Tour • Ghost Tour • After Dark Ghost Tour and Dinner Package

Tour Details:
Most tours operate daily, except Christmas Day.

From $37
per person

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