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Penny Royal Adventures

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“cliff walk”(12 reviews)
“dark ride”(26 reviews)
“boat ride”(20 reviews)
At the mouth of the Cataract Gorge, Penny Royal celebrates the dark and playful past of bushranger Matthew Brady amongst a charming complex of bars, restaurants and a wide range of activities for the whole family including zip lines, rock wall...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
1 Bridge Rd, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
+61 3 6332 1000
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All reviews cliff walk dark ride boat ride rock climbing free entry ice creamery zip line gold panning wine bar free fall day pass quick jump adventurous activities all ages older kids lots of fun toasties
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Entry to this venue is free so you can go into the restaurants and cafes. The attractions and activities do cost so be aware of that. There are some good adventure attractions that would keep teenagers occupied while you get a coffee fix.

Thank patriciarY6902IY
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There was a wedding on site that was right outside the kids windows. Between that and the thin walks separating the hens night next door it’s not at all a place to go to rest, relax, have a weekend break or take a family. To...More

Thank TintinIv
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Its a good place.. Boat ride informative but overall, its a bit bland..once you have seen it you wouldn't go back🤔🤔

Thank brownchez
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First time to Penny Royal. Loved our stay and all the activities, especially the zip lines. Even met Jo from Southern cross news on our tour. Fun for all ages.......will definitely return!

Thank justenelampkin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location with lots of activities for all ages. The staff are friendly and very helpful with all activities

Thank Gail W
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Fantastic place for adventure and history. Everything was fantastic from the moment wwe walked in the gate. The staff were wonderful, the maintenance of the rides and buildings was impeccable, the adventure activities were excellent. EVERYTHING was fantastic. My family loved Penny Royal. And we...More

Thank Morgan B
Reviewed 13 October 2018

What a great place for the teenagers to go and zip line, rock climb and eat ice cream. We were lucky to have a beautiful afternoon to sit with a coffee and watch the kids have fun.

Thank Claire D
Reviewed 13 October 2018

This attraction has to be experienced .It is very different to most .So much to see and do .All ages can find something to experience ,Jumping Castle extradinare ,Dark Boat Ride ,Rock Wall Climb.!Cliff Walk ,Flying Fox (2). Boat Ride with Mathew the Captain ,cannon...More

Thank joyous39
Reviewed 12 October 2018

This is very close to Cataract Gorge. It is a fun small park but things to do for all ages. A heart pumping expect is the zip-line over a small lagoon. There is also some history to learn about previous pioneeers. Good ice cream place...More

Thank Godders56
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

Kids are happy and parents can kick back with a wine. Great adventure for young and old. Gets the heart pumping.

Thank Greg R
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17 October 2018|
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Response from jmce17 | Reviewed this property |
Depending on the disability and age... I think you could get around if you could use a walking stick at times As I did.