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Derwent River Historic Harbour Cruise From Hobart

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    What to Expect
    The first morning cruise starts at 11am everyday on peak season, it travels North: the North cruise goes up the river going inland, passing Botanical Gardens, Government House, under Tasman Bridge, crossing over the river to Rose Bay, then coming back from Montagu Bay. Total duration is one hour. The cruise does not contain any meals. 
    The second Lunch cruise starts at 12:15pm is the most popular option for our customers, it contains an one-course meal and 1.5 hour cruising. The cruise combines the North and South routes.
    The two afternoon cruises at 1:45pm and 2:45pm each goes for one hour. The 1:45pm cruise travels South: the South route goes down the river around the bay, passing Battery Point, Sandy Bay, Casino, then over to eastern shore towards Bellerive Bluff and finally coming back from Kangaroo Bay. 
    The 2:45pm cruise travels North: the North cruise goes up the river going inland, passing Botanical Gardens, Government House, under Tasman Bridge, crossing over the river to Rose Bay, then coming back from Montagu Bay.
    No meal included for the afternoon cruises.
    Finally, it is our dinner cruise starts at 6pm. It contains a three-course meal and two complimentary wine for each customer. The cruise will combine the North and South routes, similar to the lunch cruise. Note: it would be very much appreciated if you could call our office to check the availability before booking the dinner cruise, thank you! Ph: 03 62009074
    Captain's commentary is available on all cruises.
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We joined the afternoon cruise which was for 1 hour, a very relaxing enjoyable trip. The captain gave some great interesting commentary of the local area. Really enjoyed it ! Would reccommend

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank Anamericanabroad2019
    Reviewed 13 July 2019 via mobile

    Perfect length - 1 hr - for young mobile babies. We went to the 1:45 time so it wasn’t as busy which worked well 👍🏻

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank Kayla S
    Reviewed 4 July 2019 via mobile

    GREAT CRUISE! Do yourselves a favour and goon it! Excellent info, GREAT views. The weather was good.

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank GREGG E
    Reviewed 29 June 2019 via mobile

    We were nearly put off by this adventure because the lady that sold the tickets pulls you in off the street is an Asian with limited English. We both thought this wouldn’t be a good thing with someone from another country telling us about our...More

    Thank Gasman4124
    Reviewed 26 June 2019 via mobile

    We wanted an enjoyable day on the water to explore a little bit more of Hobart and it's surrounds. We went for the lunch cruise and had the salmon, the kids chicken and the steak all were tasty and quick to come out to our...More

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    15 December 2018|
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    Response from glenystasmania | Reviewed this property |
    We had Chicken schnitzel, salad and chips which were beautifully cooked. there were other items on the menu but I cannot remember them (think there was fish)
    15 December 2018|
    Response from Debra W | Reviewed this property |
    Hi CherylF1191 - chicken schnitzels, steak and fish served with chips and salad. Wine, beer and soft drinks are extra. It's a lovely trip.
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