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“morning tea”(44 reviews)
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Experience the excitement and history of Launceston's spectacular Tamar River from the comfort of our unique vessels. An informative commentary from our skippers will take you on a historical journey where you will discover the stories and tales...more
Home Point Cruise Terminal, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
+61 3 6334 9900
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great day, cruising up the Tamar River. The scenery is absolutely breathtaking. The staff onboard the boat are a credit to the company they work for. Captain Callum gave outstanding commentary as we cruised along the river. The wonderful girl from Mackay (sorry...More

Thank Rosemarie K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great staff informative friendly food and drinks great,,boat very comfortable... shame they did not mention that the Tamar river is one of the most polluted waterways in Australia. .7 ancient sewerage treatment plants build in the sixties dumping primary sewerage 4 times a day each..yes...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lynn the captain and Toni clearly love their jobs! Both were interactive with all passengers for the trip and so friendly. The food and drinks provided were local and delicious! Both Lynn and Toni had so much knowledge surrounding all the areas that we passed...More

Thank Alex G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed our four hour cruise on the Esk and Tamar Rivers, including Cataract Gorge. Both the Captain and Toni were informative and clearly loved their jobs.The morning tea, wine tasting and sandwiches and cheese platers were delicious. The scenery is pretty, particularly on a...More

Thank Julie A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did the 50 minute river cruise and the captain was really pleasant and knowledgable. The cataract gorge was so beautiful...fabulous views! Highly recommend!!!

Thank MrandMrsYogi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The four hour lunch cruise was relaxing and showcased the beautiful Tamar River and Gorge and local produce, accompanied by delicious morning tea, lunch, wine and beer tasting and informative commentary by the Captain. The staff were absolutely amazing. The kids were allowed to steer...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked the last 50 min tour of the day and I was the only passenger! Drew was a very friendly helmsman and was kind enough to customise the tour so that I had more time in the gorge. It was just spectacular!! A must...More

Thank SuzyMac17
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

With a quick weekend break to get away, we booked the Lunchtime Cruise and thoroughly enjoyed the day. Food was plentiful,fresh & tasty. The scenery was wonderful & the commentary was informative. A good day out even in pretty ordinary weather......

Thank Alan M
Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I took the 4 hour Batman Bridge cruise. The staff were amazing, attentive and personable, the driver/commentator very approachable and full of interesting information. The food and beverages all delicious and from local Tassie produce. Highly recommended, great views, photo opportunities and...More

Thank Annette G
Reviewed September 4, 2018

Tamar Valley boat tour and Cataract Gorge 28/5/18 Found a brochure in our hotel inviting us to the boat trip. Very informative it was, so we booked. $76 for two. We walked to the venue (and walked back) before we realised the Tiger free bus...More

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