Items filtered by date: July 2014

 Lady Launceston

Image courtesy of Cataract Cruises

New for 2014 is the wonderful Cataract Gorge Cruise in Launceston (starts 1st September 2014).

If you are visiting Launceston then a trip to the Cataract Gorge is a must and the best way to experience the beauty of this natural wonder is within it - right on the water!

Hop on board the Lady Launceston - reminiscent of the 1890's with sweeping traditional lines. The Lady Launceston has been purpose built to cruise the Cataract Gorge and Launceston's riverfront precinct in upmost serenity with its unique and silent electric drive. Modern lounge seating ensures you travel in comfort.

Explore the Old Launceston Seaport before cruising to Kings Wharf viewing historic vessels and Launceston's delightful riverfront precinct. The highlight of the experience is then cruising into the spectacular Cataract Gorge as they engage the Lady Launceston's unique and silent electric drive. View the sheer cliffs and cascades from your comfortable seat with unobstructed views and enjoy the skippers captivating commentary on the history of this fascinating area.

The cruise is 50 minutes in duration and operates from September to May at 9.30am and 11.30am and then from June to August at 11.30 and 1.30pm.

Sounds like something you’d enjoy (we guarantee you will), then click here to contact us for prices and to book this amazing experience.

    

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Image courtesy of Tourism Tasmania & George Apostolidis - Looking towards Taylors Beach courtesy

We are pleased to announce that we are now offering a full day tour to the East Coast out of Launceston (starts 1st September 2014).

Crystal azure blue waters with pristine white beaches and outcrops of orange lichen covered granite rocks … wow the scenery at the Bay Of Fires is simply breathtaking.

This tour takes you through some of the prettiest locations in Tasmania, from the green rolling hills and fertile farmlands around Lilydale and Scottsdale, to the temperate rainforest of the Weldborough Pass and from the spectacular coastal region of the Bay Of Fires, to the open grazing lands of the Fingal Valley and Northern Midlands.

Tour highlights include a short walk through the Myrtle Rainforest, visit to Binalong Bay Beach, a walk along the stunningly beautiful Taylor’s Beach (pictured above), amazingly fresh oysters from the farm at Lease 65, and stop at the wharf in St. Helens to view the fishing boats.

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During September to April you will also visit Bridestowe Lavender Farm, considered one of Tasmania's most spectacular vistas.

Stroll through endless fields and browse for beautiful lavendar gifts including Bobbie the Bear!


Departing at 8.45am and returning at 6.00pm, this is a stunning full day that will leave you breathless. For more great highlights and dates of operation click here to contact us for full details on the Bay Of Fires Day Tour.

Or if you are convinced already click here to request prices and to book this great adventure.

  

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