Bruny Island Coastal Cruise

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For an intimate encounter with the coastline of Bruny Island,Bruny Island Cruises coastal tour is highly recommended. The tour commences in Hobart for a full day cruise (8am – 5.30pm) via Kettering and the Bruny Island ferry, and then to Adventure Bay, or it can be joined at Adventure Bay for the 3-hour 50km journey along the coast.

Take a full day tour from Hobart and spend a day exploring the pristine coastline of the South Bruny National Park. Marvel at the natural wonder of the Breathing Rock and cruise through deep sea cave formations. Join the search for local wildlife including seals, dolphins and whales.

Highlights:

Cruise alongside some of Australia’s highest sea cliffs
Drift up close to listen to the awesome Breathing Rock
Explore deep sea caves
Pass through the narrow gap between the coast and The Monument, a tall, slender sea-stack
Feel the power of nature at the point where the Tasman Sea meets the might of the Southern Ocean
Look out for playful pods of common and bottlenose dolphins
If travelling with us during whale migration season (May-July and September-December), you may be lucky enough to observe the sheer grace of Humpback or Southern Right Whales.
Encounter playful Australian fur seals at Friar Rocks.

What’s Included:

Return guided bus transfers
Return Bruny Island ferry crossing
Morning Tea
3 hour wilderness cruise
Lunch
Wet weather jackets.

The highly-trained interpretive guides love what they do – they work hard to ensure that the experience of all of their guests is fun, enjoyable, entertaining and informative.
The custom built yellow boats are ideal for viewing the spectacular coastline and wildlife of Bruny Island. Covered open-air tiered seating means an excellent all-round view and connection with the environment. Nicknamed the ‘4WD’s of the sea’ for their unequalled sea-keeping abilities these boats are safe, comfortable and gentle on the environment due to their fuel efficiency, low emission and quiet operation.

VENUE:

Tours depart from Hobart.

SESSION LENGTH

This is a full day experience departig Hobart at 07:45am and returning to Hobart at 5:30pm. The wilderness cruise lasts 3 hours.

NUMBERS:

Each of the vessels seats 43 guests and there are 4 boats in the Bruny Island Cruises fleet. Guests are accompanied by a local knowledgeable skipper and deckhand.

WEATHER:

The boats are designed to make the most of any weather conditions. Bookings dates are fully flexible, customers are welcome to contact us directly to change their tour date at any time, subject to availability.

OTHER INFO:

Tours operate all year round, every day except Christmas Day.

SUITABILITY INFORMATION:

This experience is not suitable for wheelchair access.

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