2.5Hr Tamar River - Afternoon Discovery Cruise

4.5 based on all time ratings

Spend the most relaxing afternoon in Launceston, on the waters
This popular afternoon cruise offers you an incredible opportunity to marvel at the unique riverside attractions that line up on Tamar River from the best vantage point – the waters!
Discover the magic of Tamar Valley and Cataract Gorge from the comfort of your seats aboard the Tamar Odyssey.  Departing every afternoon, your cruise includes a 40km round trip on the river, covering the most eye-catching riverfront attractions in just 2.5 hours!
See the captivating wilderness of Cataract Gorge and other notable sights – wildlife sanctuaries, ancient edifices, top vineyards, Tamar Island, St. Matthias Church, and more, from the outer decks of this all-weather 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!
With open lower and upper outer decks, a main saloon, and a casual dining setup, the Tamar Odyssey is the perfect vessel to spend an afternoon in absolute comfort. 
Launceston is surrounded by incredible landscapes and valleys. The ever enchanting wilderness of the Cataract Gorge and the mesmerising Tamar Island are few among them. 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.

  • Departure
  • Cruise Inclusions
  • Cruise Menu
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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 Tamar River afternoon cruise
  • Cruise down the river on the ‘Tamar Odyssey’, a catamaran with open decks and lounge-style seating
  • See Cataract Gorge, Tamar Island, St. Matthias Church, and other riverfront attractions
  • Enjoy live historical commentary from the skipper
  • Afternoon tea/coffee is served on board
  • Includes Tasmanian wine & beer tasting along with a free fruit basket
  • A licensed bar is available on board

Cruise Menu

Beverage Package

 Local beer and wine tasting

Terms Of Services

Please refer to our full passengers terms and conditions on the following link;


Book & Cruise

  • Adult Price

    from $110

  • Child 5-16 years

    from $45


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Cruising with a group of 10 or more? Get in touch with our team to get the best price.

Group Discounts

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