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Paddle Hobart's iconic waterfront OR spend a day exploring sea caves, sea cliffs and shipwrecks OR take our scenic flight deep into World Heritage Wilderness for a 3 or 7-day kayaking expedition. Roaring 40°s Kayaking offers premium sea kayaking...more
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Hobart, Tasmania 7155, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Dan was a very calm and happy guide who made our experience very enjoyable. It was a beautiful, sunny day. We paddled for 2.5 hours and enjoyed exploring. Actually amazing!

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Jenny828, Owner at Roaring 40s Kayaking - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Gday camera12, Thanks for joining Dan and our team on a great day for paddling. Hope to see you again on the water with us.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really enjoyed the trip out with Roaring Forties, Tory was a great guide, made us all feel very safe. Amazing views of the Hobart Waterfront combined with Fish and Chips on the water. The guide, Tory, had very good knowledge of Hobart and the river...More

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Jenny828, Owner at Roaring 40s Kayaking - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Fantastic to hear you had such a great time paddling the Hobart Waterfront. The fish and chips are a great reward for your effort. Hope to see you on the water again one day. Cheers from the Roaring 40s crew

Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

The pick up and drop off where flexible on route to Fortescue Bay Was a fantastic day out on the water. The landscape and wild life were amazing. The guides had a great sense of humour and had a wealth of knowledge on the history...More

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Jenny G, Owner at Roaring 40s Kayaking - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2018

Thanks for this great review. Fantastic to hear you had such a great day on the beautiful Tasman Peninsula Lance, and wonderful to hear you were able to make use of the pickups along the way too.

Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

We were so excited when we booked this once in a lifetime trip and it didn’t disappoint! So many highlights for us- the absolute remoteness and beauty of the area, our professional and completely competent guides (thank you Hannah and Pip), our fun and friendly...More

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Jenny G, Owner at Roaring 40s Kayaking - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2018

Thanks you for this wonderful review of your kayaking adventure. It was such a pleasure having you along - hope it is not the last time we see you paddling in Tassie. Cheers Jenny, Reg, Hannah and Pip

Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

Took my two daughters aged 7 and 8 on the Hobart city paddle. Superb weather and a fantastic guide (Damo). Highly recommended, we loved every minute.

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Jenny G, Owner at Roaring 40s Kayaking - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2018

We love that this tour is so family friendly and your daughters enjoyed it so much. Thanks so much for joining us and for the review. Cheers

Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

This is a VERY scenic trip with lots of cliffs, caves and interesting spots to paddle. Very well organized and everything provided, breaks, snacks and lunch at just the right times. We had a lot of fun and saw things we couldn't have seen any...More

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Jenny G, Owner at Roaring 40s Kayaking - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2018

The mouth of the Derwent is a beautiful coastline, wonderful to hear you loved it as much as we do. Thanks so much for joining us and for this wonderful review. Cheers

Reviewed 21 April 2018

You will not go wrong with this tour and company, excellent in every respect. Wonderful way to see Hobart from a different perspective. Loved it, thanks Will and Roaring 40's. Benny.

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Jenny G, Owner at Roaring 40s Kayaking - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

Thanks so much for this wonderful review Benny. Fantastic to hear you had such a great time - we agree it is a great way to see Hobart from a different perspective. Cheers

Reviewed 21 April 2018

Blew a gale last Saturday but still had a fantastic time with my instructor Thomas. He explained a heap of new techniques really clearly and he is a great bloke as well Highly recommended and hope to be able to get back to Tassie for...More

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Jenny G, Owner at Roaring 40s Kayaking - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

Thanks for the review Hamilton. You did fantastic in the challenging winds and hope you leant some helpful new skills with Thomas. Thomas loved the opportunity to get out in the rough water with you. We look forward to seeing you again next time you...More

Reviewed 14 April 2018

Fantastic tour - Guide (Kat) very informative, an amazing view of the city from the water. Jagged a day that a submarine was in at the dock and an ice breaker, so we were able to get up close. Totally unexpected that we saw 2...More

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Jenny G, Owner at Roaring 40s Kayaking - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2018

What a treat - submarine and seals. While we do occasionally see seals in our harbour, it is a pretty special day when there is a submarine as well. We loved having you along and hope to see you kayaking with us again soon. Cheers...More

Reviewed 13 April 2018

We did the Tasman Peninsula Kayak tour. Our guides were incredible and had good knowledge about the area. My friend I got seasick once we exited the bay and moved out more into the open ocean where there is sea swell. Our guides were very...More

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Jenny G, Owner at Roaring 40s Kayaking - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2018

Thanks so much for this wonderful review. Sorry that both you and your friend got a little seasick in the swell, but wonderful to hear that you were looked after well and you still got to enjoy those magnificent views and, most importantly, lunch! Hope...More

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Usmob
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Response from Ken H | Reviewed this property |
Agree best to ask Roaring 40s directly. I suspect most of the tours would still be available but subject to weather conditions.
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