Bruny Island day tours

Bruny Island Wilderness Coast
Gray Line Day Tour 786

Untouched wilderness and ocean coast wildlife... The spectacle of massive stark cliffs shaped by the forces of nature... Embrace the power of the ocean at Bruny Island...Tasmanian wilderness at its best!

Join the eco-cruise that has won Tasmania's best tourist attraction! Starting from the charming seaside village of Kettering take the ferry across to Bruny Island. Enjoy a delicious morning tea and lunch at the Bruny Island Cruises hub at Adventure Bay. Waterproof jackets (provided) on, hop on-board the custom-designed yellow boat and let it take you on an exhilarating journey around sea cliffs, sea stacks, seals, bird nesting colonies and other amazing scenery. You may even be lucky to spot a dolphin or whale!

Highlights of this tour

  • We begin our journey with a guided bus tour from Hobart waterfront enjoying views of the Derwent River and D'Entrecasteaux Channel to Kettering 
  • Upon arrival at the charming boating village of Kettering, we drive into the ferry for the crossing to Bruny Island
  • Enjoy island scenery as we travel to Adventure Bay to savour a delicious morning tea 
  • Board a custom-designed yellow boat, ideal for the conditions of the coast of Southern Tasmania
  • Embrace the power of the ocean and look up at the awesome dolerite sea cliffs, among the highest in the Southern Hemisphere
  • Glide past sea stacks and go into deep sea caves
  • Drift up close to the amazing "Breathing Rock"
  • Keep  an eye out for wildlife such as dolphins and migrating whales
  • See Friar Rocks - home to over a thousand Australian Fur Seals and sea bird nesting areas
  • Look for abundant wildlife such as Albatross, Sea Eagles, Shearwaters, Gannets and Cormorants
  • After an exhilarating time on the ocean, return to Adventure Bay to enjoy lunch before we journey back to Hobart with memories of a great day in Tasmania's wilderness.

Adult: $240   Child: $175 (3-16 years)

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Dramatic coastal scenery, bruny island

Adult: $240

Child: $175 (3-16 years)



Departs: 7.45am Returns: 5.30pm
Tour departs Pennicott Wilderness Journeys Centre, Franklin Wharf, Hobart Waterfront

Fare Includes

Ferry crossing, morning tea, Bruny Island Cruises 3 hour cruise and lunch

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Please dress warmly allowing for cold and windy conditions, wet weather gear will be provided. This tour is not recommended for those with wheelchairs.

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