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Lonsdale Eco Cruises

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| Cunningham Quay, Lakes Entrance, Victoria 3909, Australia
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Very enjoyable afternoon

We did a three hour cruise with this company. We thoroughly enjoyed the cruise. There is plenty of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
helee999
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Goulburn, Australia
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Great day out. Loved the seals

We had a great cruise covering a great deal of the Lakes between Lakes Entrance and Lake King... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sean073
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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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Hours Today: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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| Cunningham Quay, Lakes Entrance, Victoria 3909, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did a three hour cruise with this company. We thoroughly enjoyed the cruise. There is plenty of outside or inside seating and the skipper gives a very informative talk as we sail slowly around the lakes. We were lucky enough to see fur seals...More

Thank helee999
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great cruise covering a great deal of the Lakes between Lakes Entrance and Lake King. Great day out with complimentary tea and coffee and informative commentary. It was my wife’s second time on the cruise and she highly recommended it. Great to...More

Thank Sean073
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Reviewed 29 April 2018

We undertook this tour twice during April, each time taking along family who were visiting from interstate. We have only been in the region ourselves for a few months but this was any excellent way to see the Gippsland Lakes. The boat was extremely comfortable,...More

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Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

Captain Tony knows his stuff. Great nature spotting with seals pelicans eagles kangaroos amongst the sightings. Take a jacket as the breeze can be cool if you’re sitting up top. Scones were good!

Thank Amanda J
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Reviewed 18 April 2018

Such a Nice way to spend the afternoon. We saw plenty of birds and a few seals along the way. No dolphins on the day we went but it was so nice to sit back and enjoy the tour. The scones were a very nice...More

Thank MissBeer
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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

This is the best way to spend the afternoon in Lakes Entrance the views are amazing and the history is so interesting. We saw so many birds and they were so close and it was so good to hear all about each and every one...More

1  Thank DarrenAndrew
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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Had a great time. Did not think about the long trip for the kids but thankfully the tour guides had some toys to play with. Enjoyed some lovely scones and informative commentary. Kids had a great time, staff were very friendly and accommodating. Very relaxed...More

1  Thank Lydia H
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

Kids were having fun for the first hour but after that they preety much lost interest. Pelicans, Black Swans and other birds are seen form Lakes Entrance Esplande as well so these could not impress me and my 6 year olds on boat. Could have...More

Thank Sach15
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Reviewed 26 March 2018

Cruised for 3 hours around the lakes. Saw seals, black swans, pelicans, cormarants, an eagle, a hawk and about 8 dolphins. Super time watching the natural world go by. Very knowledgeable crew - lots to say about the nature and the history of the different...More

Thank DianeDuffin
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Reviewed 24 March 2018

You arrive in Lakes entrance for a few days and the lakes cruise options are lets say quite a few - So which one do you choose - Well you cannot go wrong with this choice - We picked it due to more traditional vessel,...More

1  Thank Tony M
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vic2re1
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Response from PapaBear_1963 | Reviewed this property |
To the best of my knowledge they are open 7 days a week however I would check their web site first or contact them directly.
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