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Leven River Cruises

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Leven River Cruises supply four lovely voyages of discovery on the Leven River that showcase its amazing history, natural surrounds and beauty. Come aboard vessel, 'Jus' Leven' and experience the wilderness of the Leven River in Ulverstone Choose...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Public Pontoon | Tasma Parade, Ulverstone, Tasmania 7315, Australia
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Reviewed today via mobile

Immensely enjoyed the 3.5hr cruise and picnic. Kim has a vast knowledge of the Leven River and surrounding area and related this information with ease during the tour. We especially enjoyed the β€˜trek’ through the flora prior to our picnic, marvelling at the many aged...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thank you captain Kim. The cruise was beautiful, serene, peaceful but also crammed full of information on local history and the natural world around us. Superb day and great lunch too.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Luke B
levenriver, Owner at Leven River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you you Luke for your feedback. It was lovely meeting you all and a pleasure to share our local regions development history and nature with you. Thank you for choosing to cruise on Leven River Cruises. πŸ˜ŠπŸƒπŸ’¦

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked the cruise as a Christmas/ birthday gift for our family. Six adults and two small children. Kim our cruise captain kept us very well informed on the history of the river and all the tributaries that run into it. The history is rich...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank WendyP1961
levenriver, Owner at Leven River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely feedback. I appreciate your patronage, I thoroughly enjoyed your group company. A great way to celebrate your birthday πŸŽ‚ and Christmas together with family. Glad the children had a bubbly time and thank you for sharing on your enjoyable Experience...More

Reviewed 30 November 2018

I love doing this river cruise with Kim regaling us all about the local history and about the birds/animals. As usual we saw sea eagles and other birds, but FINALLY the elusive little azure kingfisher was spotted by me and I took many photos whilst...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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levenriver, Owner at Leven River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Gaylene for your many returns in repeating the Leven River Cruises to catch images of the little endemic Azure Kingfisher. Finally you captured the most exciting moment with quality photos. Wow great achievement πŸ˜ŠπŸ’¦

Reviewed 11 July 2018

Kim took just the 2 of us on a cold winters day. We were surprised at her willingness to do this for such a small number of people. We had a wonderful and interesting trip. Lots of stories and Kim clearly loves her work and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Di M
levenriver, Owner at Leven River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2018

Hi Di, it was a real pleasure taking the two of you up the magnificent Leven River. The river is worth sharing to all from 1 to 16 passengers. It is an amazing small river, it is my motto to take all whether there is...More

Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Excellent 3 hour cruise with Kim. Very knowledgeable about areas wildlife & history. Scenery wonderful & peaceful. Delicious generous picnic. Would highly recommend the experience.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank helen761
levenriver, Owner at Leven River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2018

Thank you Helen glad you enjoyed the peaceful Leven River and it’s estuary. For a winters day there was an abundance of birdlife to see and enjoy. A picnic lunch to relish 😊

Reviewed 23 May 2018

We spent a few hours travelling the Leven river seeing the lovely reflections up stream, and hearing about the importance of the waterway to the early development of Ulverstone. Highly recommended. Book early to avoid missing out,

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank jaybee754
levenriver, Owner at Leven River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2018

Thank you for your review. It is a real pleasure sharing the Leven River and its beautiful nature. Your Highly recommendation is very much appreciate.

Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

Fantastic trip. Kim knew a lot of history about Ulverstone that had been handed down by people who had lived in the town. Lovely walk and informative. Would reccommend. Thanks Kim you know your stuff.

Thank Georgie P
levenriver, Owner at Leven River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2018

Thank you for your supporting review. It is a pleasure to share Leven River early settlement history, the beautiful nature surrounding the estuary and history of Leven Park. 😊

Reviewed 7 April 2018

We had a delightful afternoon on the Leven with Captain Kym. She brought the history of the Ulverstone area and Leven River to life. Definitely worth investing in this interesting attraction.

Date of experience: April 2018
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levenriver, Owner at Leven River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Thank you, it was a delight sharing the beautiful scenery and history of the Leven River with you. Thank you for cruising.

Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Kim knows this waterway like the back of her hand. We left on a good tide and found the reflections wonderful.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Marian S
levenriver, Owner at Leven River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2018

Thank you for your review. Operating now for ten years.depending on the wind preaures, Leven River can display amazing reflections

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JudyS2653
15 April 2018|
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Response from levenriver | Property representative |
Hi Judy, I operate all year, subject to climate conditions. Strong winds and extreme heavy rain fall may hinder a cruise. Thank you for your inquiry and trust this nswer will be of assistance
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Kegs58
28 March 2018|
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Response from levenriver | Property representative |
Easter Tuesday 1 hr bay cruise @ 12:30 pm $50 Or 2 hr river cruise @1:45 pm $60.
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