Hobart Historic Lunch Cruise


Fully discover Hobart by water as you enjoy a round trip river cruise accompanied by a delicious one course meal…


  • Enjoy a unique perspective of Historic Hobart city aboard the 'Spirit of Hobart' vessel
  • Enjoy a delicious full course meal on board
  • See Hobart's' iconic landmarks, scenery and gems
  • First class service and interesting on-board commentary

Treat yourself to a relaxing cruise around Hobart discovering some of its best sites and top off your experience with a delicious proper one-course meal - it’s the perfect way to explore this vibrant city!

Our friendly crew will ensure you have a fantastic experience as they are dedicated to providing you with quality service as they have been doing so for more than 30 years.

The skipper on board will provide interesting, comprehensive commentary about the Port of Hobart city and you’ll be enthralled by the buildings of historic interest and features of geographical interest along both banks of the Derwent River.

Make sure your camera is packed as you enjoy the local sites from your unique perspective on the water, which include the Botanical Gardens, Government House, Battery Point, Sandy Bay, and the casino.

You might even be lucky enough to see dolphins or seals playing in the river while cruising under the Tasman Bridge.

Your delicious lunch is freshly prepared and cooked onboard, with meal options consisting of:

  • Steak
  • Chicken
  • Fish
  • Salmon
  • Vegetable patties

It’s a fantastic cruise experience topped off with a relaxing lunch that will have you grinning from ear to ear.

Departure Point: Murray Street Pier, Hobart

Infants and children 0-4 years go free - no need to pre book a space

Adult $42.00
Child $28.00 (Child 5-12 years)


  • Allow approximately 90 minutes for the whole experience



  • Child Age is 5-12 years old.

  • Please Note: You must check-in at the booking office beside the boat to choose your meal option before boarding.

Available Bookings from 12 Aug to 18 Aug 2022

Change Dates

All prices are shown in AUD ($)

Fri 12 Aug
Sat 13 Aug
Sun 14 Aug
Mon 15 Aug
Tue 16 Aug
Wed 17 Aug
Thu 18 Aug

  • Adult$42.00
  • Child$28.00

  • Adult$42.00
  • Child$28.00

  • Adult$42.00
  • Child$28.00

  • Adult$42.00
  • Child$28.00

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Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme


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Silvana from Australia wrote on 06 January 2020

Very enjoyable

Would recommend to do the lunch cruise.

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chrisl2 from Australia wrote on 14 December 2019

Lunch boat trip

Excellent boat, quite suprising decor. Roomy too. Not many people on board. Not at all crowded. Good commentary about local landmarks and structures. Food was modest but good enough quality. Staff were attentive. I was surprised to see that most were chinese.

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Kath Binaisse from Australia wrote on 06 August 2022

River cruise

Lovely informative day

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Colleen Stone from Australia wrote on 27 February 2022

Lunch cruise

Excellent lunch and commentary

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christinem20 from Australia wrote on 31 January 2022

Great lunch time experience on The Derwent River

What a wonderful experience. The commentary was interesting, food just perfect, boat comfortable with different areas to view scenery and the staff extremely helpful and friendly. Would recommend to anyone visiting Hobart. This is the best valued tour we’ve ever done!

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