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Address: 15 Little St | Waterline Boat Shed, Forster, New South Wales 2428, Australia
Phone Number: 0061265552225
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Sat - Sun 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

The Free Spirit Cruises the aquamarine waters of Wallis Lake at Forster,...

The Free Spirit Cruises the aquamarine waters of Wallis Lake at Forster, NSW. Lunch is freshly prepared on board and served to your table. Wildlife is abundant, including frequent sighting of pelicans, black swans, oyster catchers and sea eagles to name but a few. Dolphins are frequently sighted in Wallis Lake and the occasional sea turtle. There have been rarer sightings of dugong and even a fur seal in the lake. Take in lunch and be part of the conversation, perhaps partaking in a beverage from the fully licensed bar. Learn a little of the areas history, both aboriginal and european, the commercial fishing and aquaculture industries and about our unique environment. The Free Spirit makes the perfect venue for a get together with family and friends. Book today...you'll love it!

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We went on this cruise for an end-of-year get together of our social group. It was a very relaxed cruise of Wallis lake, with dinner (excellent) included. A detailed commentary of... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Bruce E
Forster, Australia
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Forster, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took the trip way up the lake towards coolongolook to the Great Lakes winery. Watch the Dolphins swim by the boat. Enjoy the passing scenery as your guide keeps you up to date with your journey.

Thank Graeme R
Forster, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on this cruise for an end-of-year get together of our social group. It was a very relaxed cruise of Wallis lake, with dinner (excellent) included. A detailed commentary of the Wallis Lake region was given throughout the cruise. Definitely recommended.

Thank Bruce E
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43 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

We went on the lake lunch cruise and had an enjoyable time cruising hp wallis lake. Good commentary and helpful staff. It was an overcast day but with cover upstairs and down would have been good in any weather

Thank Jeff R
Melbourne Australia
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80 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

We were hoping to see dolphins frolicking amongst the glare off the crystal blue lake, but being wild mammals they didn't want to play today. No matter we had a fab most chilled out relaxing day. We chose our own table and seating amongst a contemporary setting of upholstered seating that lined the interior. Scattered cushions for extra comfort. Chic... More 

Thank Barney33
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016

Surprise 50 birthday party. Amazing sunset cruise well catered for our needs, everyone had a great time, even catered for people who had to leave early by dropping them off and heading back out on the beautiful Great Lakes again. Music of our choice, enough food and grog supplied.

Thank Tracey A
Coomba Park, Australia
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36 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2016

We had a most enjoyable day with a small group cruising from Forster around Wallis Lake. We were given a most informative talk and a really nice lunch. We were followed around by a number of dolphins who entertained us for aauite some time. All in all a very enjoyable cruise.

Thank GrannyBev72
Forster, Australia
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13 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2016 via mobile

Took the New Years Eve dinner cruise on the Free Spirit and would highly recommend it. Lovely food and amazing staff. The boat stopped near the bridge so we could watch the fireworks.

1 Thank Debra S
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2016

Sixty three members of the Hallidays Point Garden Club celebrated the Club's 20th Anniversary by cruising to Coolongolook and then a short coach trip to the winery. The Captain was very informative and entertaining and we were served morning and afternoon tea by a delightful young lady. Beer and spirits were available. A very relaxing trip.

Thank Phil J
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2016 via mobile

Excellent service Yummy food And the staff try to help and were brilliant as i was in a wheel chair. Good price

Thank Pauly R
Forster, Australia
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737 reviews
373 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015 via mobile

The wonderful atmosphere of the Free Spirit is always a delight. We decided to go on the New Years Eve cruise with friends and are so glad we did. Our captain Peter Mannow firstly took the group on a tour of Wallis Lake towards Coomba Park. The scenery is just superb and the sunset over the water quite stunning. We... More 

Thank Anita T

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