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Bruny Island Cruises

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Join Robert Pennicott and his team on the yellow boats for an unforgettable journey, named Tasmania's Best Tourist Attraction 2006, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 & 2012. You will cruise beneath some of Australia’s highest sea cliffs, enter deep sea caves...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
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+61 3 6293 1465
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Cheerful, friendly, and knowledgeable staff. Amazing scenery. Waterproof macs provided. Unique experience.

Thank ChrisGarry89
PennicottJourneys, Public Relations Manager at Bruny Island Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Chris thanks so much for providing a review. We really appreciate you taking the time. Cheers Pennicott Wilderness Journeys

Reviewed 4 days ago

We recently went on The Bruny Island adventure cruise and have to say it was spectacular. The scenery was stunning and the 3 hours seem to last for much longer which was great because I thought 3 hours didn't sound long enough but it was...More

Thank PELMACS
PennicottJourneys, Public Relations Manager at Bruny Island Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Good afternoon thanks so much for your lovely and considered feedback. We love hearing from our guests. Cheers Pennicott Wilderness Journeys

Reviewed 1 week ago

Family of four all had an excellent tour with Petticott tours off Bruny Island. A combination of spectacular scenery, seals, birds, dolphins and excellent crew with very timely hand outs of BBQ Shapes and TimTams and lots of humour made this a unique experience we...More

Thank mdorrough7
PennicottJourneys, Public Relations Manager at Bruny Island Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for your fantastic review. We are so glad you had a great time. Cheers Pennicott Wilderness Journeys

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a must day activity whilst in Tasmania. The ferry does not take long to get to bring island. It is a beautiful little island with lots to do. Get some honey, visit the cheese factory. You can easily fill a day here. Roads...More

Thank Gdreviewer1205
PennicottJourneys, Public Relations Manager at Bruny Island Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking the time to provide a review of your experience on Bruny Island. We love sharing this part of the world. Cheers Pennicott Wilderness Journeys

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

That was such a great idea that we decided to go on this cruise! We saw dolphins, seals, and many other sea creatures. I think that was my once in a lifetime experience of going into the Great Southern Ocean and I will always treasure...More

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PennicottJourneys, Public Relations Manager at Bruny Island Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Eva Thank you for your lovely review. We are so glad you enjoyed your cruise, it is sure is a trip of a lifetime. Cheers Pennicott Wilderness Journeys

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Starting at 7.45am from Hobart we traveled to the ferry and on to the island. The day was orchestrated by our tour guide Tim. Every step of the way was fun and informative. I could do it again tomorrow. Home by 6.00pm. Great value for...More

1  Thank Tracey L
PennicottJourneys, Public Relations Manager at Bruny Island Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Tracey Thanks so much for your lovely review. We are so glad you had a fantastic time and will pass on your feedback to Tim. Cheers Pennicott Wilderness Journeys

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is great, the guides are really informative and explain different parts of the landscape and rock formations. They provide covering for your clothes but really, take gloves and wear a beanie, you will feel the cold, even under the suit, at least on the...More

Thank Kim L
PennicottJourneys, Public Relations Manager at Bruny Island Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Kim Thank you for your lovely and considered feedback. We really appreciate you taking the time. Cheers Pennicott Wilderness Journeys

Reviewed 6 September 2018

I first did this tour about 13 years ago and to be honest, that one was a bit better - I think maybe the boat was smaller so it could do more. However, it is still a great experience, even though we did not go...More

1  Thank mudskippa
PennicottJourneys, Public Relations Manager at Bruny Island Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Good morning Thank you so much for taking the time to provide a considered review. We really appreciate the feedback. Cheers Pennicott Wilderness Journeys

Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

We joined our group at Adventure Bay on Bruny Island. If you are not prepared you can borrow a jacket, beanie and gloves (highly recommended), also provided on the boat is a long spray jacket. Plenty of opportunity to use your cameras, amazing scenery. We...More

Thank Deb C
PennicottJourneys, Public Relations Manager at Bruny Island Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Dear Deb Thanks so much for taking the time to provide a review. We really appreciate your feedback and are so glad you had a great adventure. Cheers Pennicott Wilderness Journeys

Reviewed 28 August 2018

We took the South Bruny cruise from Adventure Bay and had the best time. The boats are awesome as are the crew, very informative and friendly. The cruise was fantasic, such breathtaking scenery and wildlife. If you have the chance go on this cruise, it...More

Thank ducks-quack
PennicottJourneys, Public Relations Manager at Bruny Island Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Good morning Thanks for your lovely review. We are so glad you enjoyed yourselves. We love sharing this special part of Tassie. Cheers Pennicott Wilderness Journeys

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Priya D
9 January 2018|
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Response from Rosie W | Reviewed this property |
It's called Penticott Cruises, and it covers the bus to Kettering, the ferry across to Bruny I sland, the drive to the boat, a light lunch, the boat cruise and the bus home.
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Krissy B
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4 December 2016|
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Response from karenR779BG | Reviewed this property |
Hi Ashwini Late December is summer here, but the weather varies enormously, even from one day to the next, so it is best to be prepared with layers. The boat is quite fast, and the speed creates a cold breeze. The... More
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