8hrs approximately depending on cruise ship schedule
Up to 7 days
Bruny Island Small Group Shore Excursion is an unique opportunity to experience a spectacular tour with nature, wilderness, coast and heritage on Bruny Island. The tour includes sightseeing and nature, a return ferry crossing from Kettering, indulge yourself and enjoy the uniqueness which is Tasmania.
The tour departs the Hobart waterfront, at time which works with your cruise ship arrival, and travels south along the South Eastern Coastline of Tasmania to Kettering where you will join the ferry for the twenty minute crossing to Bruny Island. On arrival you will be guided through the Mount Mangana rainforest’s in search of White Wallaby in the wild, cross and climb the narrow sandy isthmus known as The Neck and Wildlife Zone and onwards to the Cape Bruny Lighthouse Station.
Along the way we 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. You will also have the option to visit the cheese shop and oyster outlet on the return journey later in the day.
This small group tour is specifically designed to allow you to tour Bruny Island whilst your cruise ship is berthed in Hobart. The tour will commence at a time suitable for your cruise ships arrival and have you back in port approximately one hour prior to your cruise ship departure.
For lunch, choose from an extensive menu of locally caught fresh fish, succulent local lamb, salmon, seafood chowder or the popular seafood platter for two (Gluten free and vegetarian options available). A collaboration of fine food with Hotel Bruny & The Bruny Island Producers, overlooking Sunset Beach. Lunch is an optional extra and at own expense.
Your Bruny Island tour includes: