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Wineglass Bay Cruises

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Jetty Road | Corner Esplanade, Coles Bay, Freycinet, Tasmania 7215, Australia
+61 3 6257 0355
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Wineglass Bay, nestled underneath the Hazards Mountain range, is a location of primeval peace and beauty. Experience the tranquility from a truly unique perspective with award winning Wineglass Bay Cruises. Step aboard Schouten Passage II for an unforgettable 4.5 hour cruise. Let our experienced and friendly crew guide you through the sights and history of the Freycinet Peninsula; taking you from the gentle shores of Coles Bay, to one of the world’s most beautiful beaches. Stop for lunch at Wineglass Bay and enjoy some of Tasmania’s finest fresh produce with a grazing platter served to you. Let go of the every day and absorb the serenity of your destination. The scenery is stunning, the wildlife abundant, and you will experience a rare, intimate outlook on one of Tasmania’s most extraordinary places.
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Jetty Road | Corner Esplanade, Coles Bay, Freycinet, Tasmania 7215, Australia
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"sea sickness"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic opportunity to see the coastline and wildlife from the water. Staff were friendly and knowledgeable. Interestingly a cloudy day is better for viewing wildlife than a sunny day, and sitting outside on a winters day make sure you bring a warm jacket, gloves and...More

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Kylie B, General Manager at Wineglass Bay Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It is a wonderful cruise in Winter and Summer as the light plays its magic on the granite rocks along the coastline and the water is just crystal clear allowing you to see the whale bones from past whaling days in at Wineglass Bay !...More

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Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

The seas were flat and calm, not a wave in sight. Vert smooth ride, getting up close and personal with the majestic landscape that is the Freycinet peninsula, National Park & Coles Bay. Duncan is so welcoming and an excellent host. Fully recommend.

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Kylie B, Owner at Wineglass Bay Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded June 24, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to comment on our amazing cruise! We love the Freycinet Peninsula and show casing our back yard to our passengers as we know it is very special place.

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Reviewed June 21, 2018

We had a few hours of amazing wilderness coastal scenery. We saw eagles in their eeries (nests), high in trees, a huge pod of seals, many sea birds, and a beautiful isolated beach with white sand and deep blue water. We anchored near the beach...More

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Reviewed June 1, 2018 via mobile

What a fantastic day we had! We were fortunate to have perfect weather which made for a perfect day visiting beautiful Wineglass Bay. Wonderful crew & commentary with a lovely lunch served on board. Fabulous day!

Thank Marie M
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Kylie B, General Manager at Wineglass Bay Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded June 2, 2018

We are pleased you had such a wonderful experience on our cruise. Thank you for your kind words.

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Reviewed May 24, 2018

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Reviewed May 20, 2018

We were a family of 5 adults (3 from Brisbane) choosing this cruise for the opportunity to visit Wineglass Bay by boat. Unfortunately the weather did not permit the vessel to do the Wineglass Bay part of the cruise. Because of this we were offered...More

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Kylie B, General Manager at Wineglass Bay Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded May 21, 2018

Hi Eillen it was nice to speak with you just now, and once again our sincere apologies as it was an oversight on our behalf. We would like to thank you for cruising with us and I am pleased that you enjoyed your day. Thank...More

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Reviewed May 14, 2018

On the day we were booked the trip to Wineglass Bay was cancelled due to rough seas. Unfortunately with such choppy weather we were advised that the cruise would go around parts of the Schouten Island. Motoring past the Cooks Beach the seas became very...More

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Kylie B, General Manager at Wineglass Bay Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded May 15, 2018

Thank you David for taking the time to comment about the cruise. Its unfortunate that from time to time we are not able to get to Wineglass Bay due to the marine forecast but we are lucky to give you a taste of the Freycinet...More

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Gael J
August 31, 2017|
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Hi it is about an hours drive from Falmouth.
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February 3, 2017|
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Response from Duncan S | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. The dates that you have requested are currently available. If you would like to place a booking we do require names of all passengers, mobile phone number, dietary requirements and credit card... More
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G_Cliffy
August 21, 2016|
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Hi Thank you for your enquiry, but you may need to ring us a couple of days out as we have an update with the weather in advance and could let you know. Regards
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