2.5Hr Tamar River Afternoon Discovery Cruise

4.5 based on all time ratings

Spend a relaxing afternoon in Launceston as you cruise into the legendary Cataract Gorge and along Tamar's stunning waterfront. Join this popular afternoon cruise to discover the magic of Tamar Valley and Cataract Gorge from an on-water perspective! 

Departing from Home Point, Launceston, this afternoon discovery cruise is a 40 km round trip on the Tamar, showcasing the most breathtaking riverfront attractions in just 2.5 hours! See the captivating wilderness of Cataract Gorge and other notable sights – Tamar Island, St. Matthias Church, wildlife sanctuaries, ancient edifices, vast vineyards and more, from the outer decks of a modern catamaran.
The afternoon discovery cruise includes tea, coffee, muffins, biscuits, fruit cake and a selection of fresh fruits. The crew will also invite you to taste some of Launceston’s locally crafted wine and beer!
Launceston is surrounded by incredible landscapes. Along either side of the Tamar, lies some of Tasmania's prettiest regions. With magnificent little orchards, farms and wineries, Tamar Valley is something that your eyes will never forget.  

Book your seats and experience the true essence of Tasmania aboard one of the most-recommended Tamar River cruises.

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  • Cruise Inclusions
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Departure Details

Departure Location End of Home Point Parade, Launceston

  • Boards 13:00

  • Departs 13:30

  • Returns 16:00

Cruise Inclusions

  • 2.5hr scenic afternoon cruise on Tamar River
  • Cruise on the ‘Tamar Odyssey’ with open decks and lounge-style seating
  • See Cataract Gorge, Tamar Island, St. Matthias Church, vineyards etc
  • Live commentary from the skipper
  • Afternoon tea/coffee with fruit cake, muffins & biscuits
  • Loca wine & beer tasting along with fruit basket
  • Marine and wildlife views (seasonal)

Cruise Menu

Terms Of Services

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Book & Cruise

  • Adult Price

    from $110

  • Child 5-16 years

    from $45


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