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Encounter Maria Island ferry

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A fun ride o Maria Island

We boarded the Encounter Maria Island Ferry and we found a comfortable seat in the open air. There... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2018
Robby G C
Toronto, Canada
Great service to Maria Island

The ladies at Triabunna Tourist Centre were so helpful and friendly with booking our trip. Staff on... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2018
Harrisville, Australia
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Charles Street, Triabunna, Tasmania 7190, Australia
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

We boarded the Encounter Maria Island Ferry and we found a comfortable seat in the open air. There were many seats, inside and outside. Some people stayed up, looking at Maria island. They sold drinks and some food as well. Everyone was nice and we...More

1  Thank Robby G C
Reviewed 10 April 2018

The ladies at Triabunna Tourist Centre were so helpful and friendly with booking our trip. Staff on ferry were great. Park pass offers you a discount. Ferry was very clean. Great day out thanks

1  Thank jodiec0618
Reviewed 27 March 2018

We booked online for a 9am trip across & a late return but decided to come back on the 3.30 trip. There were no problems making the change. The online site allowed us to claim a discount for having a National Parks pass - this...More

1  Thank ActRegular_traveller
Reviewed 18 March 2018

Excellent service - clean boat with bar on board. And allowed to change our return time without an hassle.

Thank Terry B
Reviewed 28 February 2018

This new ferry is large and offers a snack bar. Nonetheless you should know that the ride can get a little rough when it is windy in the crossing, so if you are susceptible to motion sickness you may want to prepare ahead of time....More

Thank Rex F
Reviewed 19 February 2018

Drive from Hobart to Triabunna (about an hour) was scenic, parking no worries, staff welcoming and happy, ferry ride to Maria Island (about 20/30 minutes) informative and very comfortable, the walks on the island amazing - spotting heaps of wombats. Definitely a must do, and...More

1  Thank 113therese
Reviewed 26 January 2018

The old ferry sometimes filled up, but this new ferry has plenty of seating. The crew is efficient. The ferry is comfortable, has a bar, and from our experience operates on schedule. Of course the calling card of this ferry is the destination. We loved...More

Thank DeltaDiamond
Reviewed 23 January 2018

A new ferry service that does justice to the beauty if Maria Island. Easy parking, simple check in and no fuss service.

Thank Rikbob
Reviewed 18 January 2018

Great location. Walks are so picturesque. Ferry service prompt and informative. Good value for money

Thank _rcarthur
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

We loved our day at Maria Island and that started right from check in on the Ferry. Staff are genuinely happy, helpful and efficient. The facilities are clean and tidy. They give a commentary on the way over which I learnt a lot from. There...More

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4 June 2018|
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Response from Rikbob | Reviewed this property |
The parking is beside the ferry terminal and there was no charge for the parking.