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A Bounty on Bruny Island - Full Day Tour and Lighthouse experience

Explore Bruny Island with local guides with an emphasis on the local produce & best sights on this full day safaris from Hobart. This is a spectacular adventure with nature, wilderness, coast and heritage all packed into one exciting day!

Highlights

  • Cross and climb the Neck Lookout on the narrow sandy isthmus known as The Neck and Wildlife Reserve
  • Experience the new walkways and viewing platforms
  • Mount Mangana rainforests, White Wallaby in the wild, and local island specialist guides
  • Join the fully guided Cape Bruny Lighthouse Tour, only available with this operator
  • For morning tea, enjoy Bruny Island cheeses, oysters, wood fired oven bread picnic style
  • Includes a delicious island lunch, using local products from both Bruny Island and Tasmania mainland at Bruny Islands only Hotel

After your Hotel pick up and drive down the Channel Highway to Kettering enjoy the ferry ride to Bruny Island with excellent opportunities to see seals and penguins feeding in the D’Entrecasteaux Channel. Admire natural sights like the Mount Mangana rainforest in search of White Wallaby in the wild and Adventure Bay’s beautiful beaches. Be guided through The Neck Wildlife Reserve and onwards to the Cape Bruny Lighthouse Station and join Australia’s southernmost Lighthouse Tour, enjoy an exclusive group tour of the Lighthouse which is included in the price of your day tour to Bruny Island. With some of the most dramatic views in Tasmania, from the top of the 184 year old tower.

This tour is a foodie’s fantasy come true, get to know the island’s food scene with tastings of cheese, chocolate, cider and honey, plus a lunch of local produce. For morning tea, enjoy Bruny Island Cheeses & Oysters picnic style, with fresh wood fire oven breads on one of the islands pristine white beaches. You will also have the option to visit the cheese makers and oyster farm outlet on the return journey later in the day. You can store any of your purchased food items in the ice boxes that the tour vehicles are equipped with.

Along the way, you will stop at many of the Bruny Island food producers, lookouts and sweeping beaches with ample time for short walks or a paddle in the cool ocean waters of the Tasman Sea. For lunch, choose from an extensive menu of local Tasmanian produce such as locally caught fresh fish, succulent local lamb, salmon, seafood chowder or the popular seafood platter for two (gluten free and vegetarian options available). Enjoy this collaboration of fine food produced by Hotel Bruny & The Bruny Island Producers, overlooking Sunset Beach.

Complete your indulgent day with your return ferry crossing to Kettering before returning to Hobart, with ample time to relax before heading out to dinner with your new found friends from the days touring.

Bruny Island is almost the same latitude as Christchurch and 2038 km away.

Departs: Hobart daily by 7am

Returns: Hobart approx 5.30pm (can vary in peak times and ferry schedule)

Per Person $175.00

What's included

  • Big local lunch at Hotel Bruny, featuring Bruny Island & Tasmanian produce
  • The Cape Bruny Lighthouse Tour
  • Morning tea, Bruny Island Cheeses, warm wood oven breads & Bruny Island ‘Get Shucked’ Oysters - picnic style
  • Food tasting (fudge, chocolate, honey)
  • Round-trip ferry
  • Accommodation pickup & return (Hobart & surrounds)

Duration

  • The duration of this experience is 1 days

Notes

  • ***IMPORTANT: $77.50 seats are non transferable/refundable ***

    Transport: Comfortable 12 seat Hiaces and Spacious and comfortable 20 seat Coasters * not suitable for children under 3 years

    Please note times are estimates only and will be reconfirmed by the operator once booked. * Please purchase your Holiday National Park Pass from the Tasmanian National Parks and Wildlife website. This will get you into any National Park for two months (Excellent value at $30)

Available Bookings from October 02 to October 08

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  • Per Person$131.50

6spaces priced from:

  • Per Person$131.50

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  • Per Person$131.50

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Srikanta from Australia wrote on 26 July 2019

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Loved every second of tour...

It was an amazing experience. Very scenic, relaxing and joyful tour. Taste of Tasmania is another unforgettable experience of honey, chocolate, cheese, oyster and ciders. Lunch at bruny hotel was delicious. A big Thank you for Philip who guided us with lots of fascinating information and uploaded pick 😘 . 100% recommended to experience it in person.

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From A Bounty on Bruny Island - Full Day Tour and Lighthouse experience

Hello Srikanta, Thank you for the great review, we are so glad you enjoyed your day with Bruny Island Safaris.

Boris from Australia wrote on 08 January 2019

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Bruny Island

It was an amazing experience! The tour guide Rick is a very friendly and knowledgeable man! We enjoyed our day on Bruny Island a lot!!!

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From A Bounty on Bruny Island - Full Day Tour and Lighthouse experience

Thank you, we are glad you enjoyed your tour!

Graham from Australia wrote on 22 March 2020

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Bruny Island Day Tour

We had a great time, fantastic scenery, the lighthouse experience was unforgettable and the oysters and cheeses were beautiful. Lunch at the Bruny Island Hotel was also special. The only downside was that some of the places that we were supposed to visit were closed so will missed sampling their wares. Our tour guide Rob was very informative and humorous.

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Maurice from Australia wrote on 16 March 2020

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A great day out.

This Bruny Island tour was great. A small group which is always better. The samples of foods such as cheese,oysters,honey,fudge and cider tasting was good. The lighthouse tour was amazing with Adam our guide.It is an interesting island to have a look at and we'll worth doing on a guided tour.

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Rebecca Hill from United Kingdom wrote on 12 March 2020

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Best Bruny Tour

Had a fantastic day trip, this tour really does give you everything, lots of good food, free lighthouse entry and lunch worth $30 or so, and we spotted a white wallaby! It was quite leisurely and relaxing, only a short walk to a lookout, a longer walk would have been nice but there is not time as there’s already so much to do :) The tour guide was super knowledgeable and kept us entertained with facts!

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