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About Lonsdale Eco Cruises
A leisurely 3hr cruise from Lakes Entrance through to Metung , staying onboard but visiting many places of interest including The Entrance to see the beautiful 90mile beach & Bass Strait , Keep a look out for seals & our resident Dolphins , numerous bird life & wildlife & of course Mels famous scones cooked onboard as you cruise , tea/herbaltea/coffee,biscuits & nice cold water provided in your ticket price but are most welcome to BYO drinks or a picnic lunch ! Bathroom facilities onboard !
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Lakes Entrance, Victoria, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a great experience, loved every minute of our cruise. Found the owners and our guides, Mel and Tony to be a wealth of knowledge, about the Gippsland Lakes and lovely hosts. Would highly recommend a tour with these guys. 10/10 Oj and amazing scones....yummo!!!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Janee-K22
Reviewed 2 days ago

I saw on the internet that they advertise $120 for family ticket and $45 for concession ticket per person and kids are $25. So it gave me the impression that I thought myself and my wife and 2 children are family. and needs only one...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Georgefair
Reviewed 1 week ago

On this boat you can get up on the top deck and take in the full 360 degree experience. It goes at a leisurely pace so you can soak up the full environment. Commentary is informative without being intrusive. The itinerary was adjustable depending on...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Andrew J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What can I say about Scenic Eco Cruises? Although not visiting Lakes Entrance for well over 10 years, it was a great experience to re-live the Gippsland Lakes with this company. This 3 hour tour starts at Cunningham Quay at Lakes Entrance and travels to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
4  Thank 1TraveltheWorld
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and I took the 3 hour cruise. It was very relaxing and a true excitement to see the dolphins and seals. The scones are very tasty too. We visited Lake Entrance a few times already but we never tried the cruise in the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank CLO2509
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Did a late afternoon, 1.5 hour cruise with Lonsdale Eco Cruises. We were lucky enough to see a lot of dolphin activity, seals playing in the ocean and swans swimming around. The commentary from Tony our Skipper was just right - very informative and full...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank LovinAussieLife
Reviewed 18 December 2018 via mobile

My family and I had the best time on the Lonsdale. It was absolutely beautiful to cruise along the lakes while learning about some of the history of the islands. Very relaxing and the scones were delicious! Perfect for families of all ages. I will...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Joanne2200
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely 3 hour cruise through the lakes onboard the Lonsdale. Was very relaxing taking in the beautiful sights and listening to the very informative commentary by Tony along the way. Came across some friendly seals frolicking in the waves and he stopped the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Just-Us_17
Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

A lovely 3hr cruise around the Gippsland Lakes and out to the Entrance to see the seals playing in the waves. Very friendly crew. Excellent commentary from Captain Tony. Lots of bird life. The scones -homemade on the boat by the lovely Mel - SO...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank GandLtravellers
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

Really good cruise around a very small portion of the lakes area. Crew are very friendly and every knowledgeable. Tea and coffee incl. And for the home made(ON THE BOAT) SCONES what can you say. Delish. Well done..

Date of experience: November 2018
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Oh my , my apologies I actually didn’t realise you can get trip advisor messages ! But hope all your answers got answered ! Kind regards Mel 🐬💙⚓️🧜🏻‍♀️-Lonsdale Scenic-Eco Cruises