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Thar she blows

Worth the drive if visiting wineglass bay . Bicheno is a further 12kms from the highway turn off to... read more

Reviewed 25 December 2016
Carmen W
Beautiful view

Its a picturesque beach with the red lichen rocks too, and small rock pools and crabs scurrying... read more

Reviewed 25 December 2016
Deepa K
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“high tide” (21 reviews)
“on the rocks” (26 reviews)
“rock pools” (20 reviews)
Bicheno, Tasmania, Australia
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Reviewed 25 December 2016

Worth the drive if visiting wineglass bay . Bicheno is a further 12kms from the highway turn off to Wineglass Bay. A charming little sea side village , the blowhole is not far from the main centre. The coloured rocks surrounding the blowhole are magnificent.

Thank Carmen W
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Its a picturesque beach with the red lichen rocks too, and small rock pools and crabs scurrying near water. The blowhole is awesome too, but since we have seen quite a few of them, we enjoyed the rocks and the view more than the blow...More

1  Thank Deepa K
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Made for an interesting stop. Children will enjoy poking around the rockpools and exploring the little habitats.

Thank YellowCombi
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Easy walk, fun to try and guess which wave will make the biggest splash!!! Seating close by as well so you can take your time and wait for the perfect wave!

Thank sreyemlk
Reviewed 19 December 2016

We stopped by the Bicheno Blowhole recently while in town, it was a short walk from our hotel and a popular spot for people to get their pictures taken. We got ours done too and got a lot less wet than some other people after...More

Thank JGDynamo
Reviewed 16 December 2016

We did the Foreshore foot walk from north beach to the blowhole. It was an adventurous walk and capped off nicely watching this blowhole for a few minutes. I daresay it would be much more spectacular had the swell been bigger,

Thank Peter D
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

We went to the famous bicheno blowhole and it did not disappoint us at all. It is a spectacular sight which you should not miss when you are in Tasmania

Thank Bee Huat H
Reviewed 8 December 2016

An easy, short walk from the township, the blowhole is a great attraction for everyone. Just watch kids and pets!! Also because of the nature of the blowhole, wear good shoes if you want to walk along the rocks, and sensible clothing if your reactions...More

Thank EGoss
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

We went there twice, once in the morning and once in the evening. In the morning, the waves were bigger and the blowhole was bigger. In the evening, the blowhole was much smaller. It depends on what time you go there. It is an exciting...More

Thank BusymummyJR
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

I've seen a few blowholes and still, I waited with anticipation for the next "big one"! It's fascinating to see the waves pressure pushes the seawater up. Just wait for the BIG ONE... wait for it...

Thank ChrizLim
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10 November 2016|
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Response from wavic | Reviewed this property |
No, sorry. They're a good few hours apart. Bicheno is up the east coast and Tasman Arch is on the peninsula in the other direction, toward Port Arthur.
Michelle P
4 November 2016|
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yes any day its open 24/7 no entry fee no gates