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2.5 hour Afternoon Discovery Cruise including Cataract Gorge departs at 1: 30 pm provided by Tamar River Cruises

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2.5 hour Afternoon Discovery Cruise including Cataract Gorge departs at 1: 30 pm

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Overview
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Home Point Pde (Tiger Bus Stop)
    Launceston TAS 7250, Australia
    See address & details
  • Pass by
    The Tamar Valley
  • You'll end at
    Home Point Pde (Tiger Bus Stop)
    Launceston TAS 7250, Australia
    See address & details
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Important Information
Departure Point
Home Point Pde (Tiger Bus Stop), Launceston TAS 7250, Australia
Duration
2h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Afternoon Tea consists of assorted muffins, sweet biscuits and fruit cake, fresh baskets of fruit Buffet Style and a small Tasmanian beer and wine tasting
  • Restroom on board
  • WiFi on board
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 54 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Barry wrote a review Mar 2020
5 contributions5 helpful votes
We had a great time on this cruise where the staff were really cheerful and friendly. The afternoon tea was terrific with muffins, fruit cake, big biscuits and fresh fruit plus tea and coffee. Enjoyed a beer and a glass of wine from the bar as well. Can highly recommend it for a
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from alfred g, Owner at 2.5 hour Afternoon Discovery Cruise including Cataract Gorge departs at 1: 30 pm
Responded 14 Mar 2020
Thanks for the terrific review & recommendation. The Tamar River Cruise Team are pleased you had a great afternoon on the cruise
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Jo G wrote a review Mar 2020
Christchurch, New Zealand263 contributions29 helpful votes
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A lovely cruise with great commentary and staff! Started off really well in reception when gent helped with our camper parking as we arrived just in the nick of time! Great cruise with Skipper Callum pointing out the sights along the way. Many wineries and history along the
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from alfred g, Owner at 2.5 hour Afternoon Discovery Cruise including Cataract Gorge departs at 1: 30 pm
Responded 13 Mar 2020
The Tamar River Cruise are pleased a nice cruise experience was had. Thank you the positive review.
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Pete Mc wrote a review Mar 2020
Sydney, Australia2 contributions
Fantastic tour, great knowledge of the local area.. Highly recommended way to explore the water way.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from alfred g, Owner at 2.5 hour Afternoon Discovery Cruise including Cataract Gorge departs at 1: 30 pm
Responded 3 Mar 2020
Thanks for the fantastic review & high recommendation. The Tamar River Cruise Team are pleased you enjoyed the cruise
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Helen H wrote a review Dec 2019
5 contributions
We both enjoyed this cruise, wish we had booked the 4 hour one. Very informative and relaxing. Thank you for great afternoon. Staff very friendly.
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Response from alfred g, Owner at 2.5 hour Afternoon Discovery Cruise including Cataract Gorge departs at 1: 30 pm
Responded 29 Dec 2019
Thanks for the positive comments as a team we at Tamar River Cruises are pleased your enjoyed the experience. You can always do the 4 hour Batman Luncheon Cruise on another occasion.
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Cew wrote a review Nov 2019
12 contributions1 helpful vote
We enjoyed the river cruise as an entertaining way to view Launceston from the river. The cruise was smooth sailing, the captain gave an informative and entertaining commentary with points of interest and facts and stories. Jo gave a fantastic wine sampling demonstration and the
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Response from alfred g, Owner at 2.5 hour Afternoon Discovery Cruise including Cataract Gorge departs at 1: 30 pm
Responded 23 Nov 2019
Thanks for your fine review , pleased the overall cruise experience was enjoyed
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About the operator

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By: Tamar River Cruises
hayleythe888fan
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Great way to see Launceston from the water
Had a very enjoyable cruise up to Cataract Gorge. Callum was very knowledgeable and had a good sense of humour. Gre
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Stephen D
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Very interesting and relaxing short river cruise with very friendly service
We were tentatively booked to do the morning discovery cruise but were later advised that due to COVID-19 issues
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Stuart63NZ
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Excellent way to spend a morning
Relaxed with excellent chat from captain. Limitless tea coffee and cakes were a nice bonus. Saw parts of the area w
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yang6600
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Tamar Discovery Tour
Our group of golfers really enjoyed taking time out to cruise up the Tamar River on this "discovery" tour. Our capt
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carolinedK4224QY
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Great way to see the region
We did this tour and the host Toni was great very friendly and bubbly. Came with afternoon tea of fresh fruit, muf
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janicecV4326UN
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Trip on the Tamar to Batman Bridge
Interesting trip we learnt a great deal from the informative narration from the skipper with nice food for morning
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Jeff B
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Pleasant 1 1/2 hour trip
We were in Launceston for just 2 days and took this short river trip to see the Cataract gorge and the old wharv
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shirldog
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Cataract Gorge Cruise
A fantastic and informative trip. Graham our captain was very knowledgeable and interesting, with a great sense of
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John L
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Time went by very quickly.
We did the 4 hour river cruise with lunch. This included a trip up the Cataract Gorge. The captain gave a descripti
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Sunshine54736627903
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Enjoyable and informative.
Wife and I really enjoyed our Cataract Gorge cruise. The scenery is wonderful and the captain a wealth of knowledge
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N2626
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Valentine's Weekend Wife & Me
Excellent 2.5 Hours afternoon run up the Tamar and Cataract Gorge with Callum absolute brilliant time with commenta
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Colioni
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Relaxing, informative and picturesque.
The day was clear, but cool. The cruise moved through various land uses which looked inviting. Morning tea is inclu
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Redback_Venom
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Relaxing cruise up the Tamar River
My wife booked the 2.5 morning tour online the day before and managed to get us a spot! Thankfully for us, it was a
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GregVK3
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Afternoon cruise
Great cruise, both Callum and Amity gave wonderful information and insight on the history and use of the river
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Paul A
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Interesting Trip.
It's a good way to see the area if you've four hours to kill. The skipper's talk is interesting and less corny tha
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