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Address: | Launceston, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia

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Pretty River.

Nice river and worth a drive to get close where you can. Some good lookout points in various locations.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
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New South Wales, Australia
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New South Wales, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Nice river and worth a drive to get close where you can. Some good lookout points in various locations.

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Point Cook
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 NEW

walking along the promenade & foreshore we discovered all the cafe's & restaurants. loved the river cruise, guide was enthusiastic & knowledgeable & beautiful scenery.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Start your walk from the iron Bridge at the Cataract Gorge, visit Old Flour Mill and galley then trough the park to the riverside and board walk. There are plenty of options for a meal, coffee or a drink. Plenty of establishments with history to tell, the boardwalk is a new development and has been well done to incorporate a... More 

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Greater Hobart, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

We walked along the river near our hotel (Riverside Inn) and saw great birdlife, a stunning park and waters edge trails which I believe lead all the way into town. We could have packed a lunch (and thermos) and spent the whole day exploring with a budget of $0.

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Launceston, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Love the walk along the boardwalk to Seaport, shame about the empty shops when you get there and the mud flats when the tide is out. Such a lovely atmosphere on a sunny day when the tide is in.

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Launceston, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

While it can be smelly at low tide, and you would not get in the water south of Gravelly beach. the Tamar on a clear blue skied day is a beautiful place to cruise around. There are many eateries, restaurants and pubs to stop at for a nibble or a drink. the Little roads off the main high way are... More 

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Kingscliff, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

We did the short 50 minute trip to Cataract gorge and was well worth it. The captain gave very interesting informative commentary, and to see the sheer cliffs of the gorge up close gave a very different perspective.

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Bundaberg, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

Amazing! The walks are absolutely, unbelievably amazing. A must if you are ever there! I absolutely love this place. Must see :)

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

went on the 4hr cruise lunch was good but we found 4hours to be a bit long would think the morning or afternoon cruise to be good enough

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Gisborne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

Brilliant cruise on the Tamar. Very informative and extremely relaxing. goes up to the base of the gorge and lasted approx 50 mins. Value for money.

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Address: Address: | Launceston, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Launceston

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