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Bruny Island Safaris - Bruny Island Food, Sightseeing and Lighthouse experience - Departs Hobart

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)

Adult $205.00 (Aged 12+)
Child $195.00 (Aged 2 - 11 years)

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). Hobart pick up from 6.50am to 7.20am depending on your pick up point.

Duration

  • The duration of this experience is 1 days

Location

  • Departs Hobart - return transport to your accommodation.

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 $40).

Available Bookings from December 01 to December 07

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  • Child$195.00

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

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Federico Fumagalli from Italy wrote on 09 November 2021

Bruny

Lovely tour through farmland excellences and wild natura

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Renee Smith from Australia wrote on 29 September 2021

I’d do it again

Absolutely fabulous day trip. Our guide and driver was informative and funny. He made the day enjoyable and included all the group in activities. My favourite part was morning tea. The oysters were to die for. The only thing I would say is that I would have had more time as the wine and cheese tasting.

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From Bruny Island Safaris - Bruny Island Food, Sightseeing and Lighthouse experience - Departs Hobart

Hello Renee, Thank you for your wonderful review. Some days we get more or less time at the venues depending on what everyone wants. We try not to be a shopping tour and think we have found the happy balance. Thank you again. Craig Parsey Director Bruny Island Safaris

Nina Ogier from Australia wrote on 29 September 2021

Fantastic day trip

Excellent value, great tour guide and yummy lunch. The island is beautiful.

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From Bruny Island Safaris - Bruny Island Food, Sightseeing and Lighthouse experience - Departs Hobart

Thank you for your excellent value and guide review :)

Peta Sprott from Australia wrote on 30 June 2021

Great way to experience the best of Bruny

Relaxed, delicious, spectacular scenery, informative and fun way to experience a day on Bruny.

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From Bruny Island Safaris - Bruny Island Food, Sightseeing and Lighthouse experience - Departs Hobart

Thank you for your lovely review, Peta.

Kellie-Ann from Australia wrote on 17 May 2021

Beautiful Day on Bruny

Awesome experience seeing the sights and tasting the delights of beautiful Bruny. Lighthouse experience is amazing. Only downside was that we were last to be picked up so my partner and I had to sit separately for the entire day and couldn't share the scenery and experience while we were driving, which was a large part of the day.

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From Bruny Island Safaris - Bruny Island Food, Sightseeing and Lighthouse experience - Departs Hobart

Hi Kellie-Ann, Thank you for your great review. It's a shame some of the others were not able to swap seats? Thank you, Craig Parsey and Team Bruny Island Safaris

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