Amazing Experiences

Extraordinary places, people and stories to astound you.

Action-packed or laidback, we’ve got adventure, mystery and fun on tap. Dine with a chef at a luxury coastal camp, meet wombats at their burrow, walk a swinging bridge across a wild river and find your way to the inspiration of island life.

Cruise to a land that time forgot, ride a wilderness railway that defied the odds, skim the treetops of a vast forest - and discover how small life’s daily hassles really are. It’s truly amazing!

Life’s too short to miss out on our amazing island experiences.  It's all here for you to discover so go on, book a holiday to Australia’s natural state today.

 

Cruising

Glimpse a unique world of charming seaside villages, unspoilt wilderness and abundant wildlife from the comfort of a state-of-the art cruising vessel, take a cruise to seal haul-outs among sculpted rock formations, or glide into the heart of the world’s largest temperate rainforest on the mirror-still Gordon River

Walking

There are good access roads to the parks and renowned walking tracks include the Overland Track, and the Freycinet Peninsula Circuit. Most national parks and reserves have excellent facilities for walkers including, registration points, information centres, huts, and campsites.

Tasmania also has a variety of shorter walks, where spectacular waterfalls and stunning vistas can be reached within an hour of leaving the car. Guided bushwalks, often incorporating fine wine and foods, are also popular an experienced guide with specialist knowledge of flora, fauna and natural heritage of the area is bound to enrich your walking experience.

Wildlife

The waters of Bass Strait have long protected the Tasmanian wildlife, making an island ark for many animal species now endangered or extinct in mainland Australia. These include the eastern quoll, eastern barred bandicoot and the Tasmanian Devil.

Rafting

On the west coast, the Franklin River is famous for both its heart-stopping beauty and the epic rafting that it provides. A trip down the River is an 83km journey of around 10 days (rest days included). The river features all grades of rapids and winds its way through Tasmania’s ancient wilderness, a place so significant that it was saved from damming by a 1983 High Court decision and is now protected by World Heritage Status.

Cycling

With spectacular scenery, relatively quiet roads, temperate climate and its small distances between towns, Tasmania just might be Australia’s premier cycling destination. Tour a city cycleway, cruise by century-old country hedgerows, or swoop downhill on the awesome Mt Wellington

Kayaking

The ‘sea level’ experience offered by a sea kayak provides a truly unique perspective. Sea Kayaks allow you to slowly explore the coastline, passing quietly by wildlife such as majestic sea eagles, Australian Fur Seals and pods of wild dolphins.

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