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Richmond Park Boat House

Open Now: 09:00 - 17:00
Open today: 09:00 - 17:00
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Swan Boats

The owner was lovely and the setting was lovely, but unfortunately the swan boats got stuck at the... read more

Reviewed 15 January 2015
Brisbane, Australia
No better way than to see Richmond Bridge...

No better way to take in the stunning Richmond Bridge than to row a boat for an hour. Took us a... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2014
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good27%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible27%
16 Mar 2015
“Disappointed by lack of service”
17 Feb 2015
“Business closed”
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56 Bridge St, Richmond, Clarence, Tasmania 7025, Australia
+61 3 6260 1099
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Reviewed 17 March 2015

I made a reservation for a swan paddle boat and had my reservation confirmed. Two hours before our reservation was due to start, Hobart started experiencing rain and wind, so I called Richmond Park Boat House to confirm if we would still be able to...More

3  Thank stripeycatSydney
Reviewed 17 February 2015

This business has seized to operate due to poor management. Please remove from listing. The boats and bikes keep polluting the landscape. Not pleasant.

2  Thank Antonio161
Reviewed 15 January 2015

The owner was lovely and the setting was lovely, but unfortunately the swan boats got stuck at the lower part of the river and our kids got scared so it was a waste of money for us. Not sure how the owners could fix this...More

1  Thank TouristTas
Reviewed 12 January 2015

We rowed up and down the river. Great fun and saw Richmond from a different perspective. Would take other visitors there.

Thank Larissa L
Reviewed 4 October 2014

No better way to take in the stunning Richmond Bridge than to row a boat for an hour. Took us a while to get a hand but we loved it. We felt fully briefed and safe to enjoy our experience.

Thank Annakeen82
Reviewed 6 September 2014 via mobile

We found the price for hire very reasonable and hired a little row boat for half an hour. It was the best opportunity to get fantastic photos of the bridge. Cute thing to do as a couple or if you have young kids with you.

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Reviewed 22 July 2014 via mobile

Thank you for Richmond Park Boat House for the extreme last minute request to use your picturesque boats as part of my Richmond Collection fashion shoot. You both were so accommodating to myself and the models. Your wooden boats on the Coal River is such...More

Thank jizim
Reviewed 14 June 2014 via mobile

booked for a picnic over summer period...we were tossing up still on boats or bikes and thought we would decide when we got there. On arrival at specified time no one was there the shop was shut. ..we understand that emergencies crop up but they...More

1  Thank tassietraveler2
RPBH56, Owner at Richmond Park Boat House, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2014

Hi Mia thank you for your review of Richmond Park Boat House. The Boat House closes over the winter months due to the Excessive rainfall periods that flood the Coal River, we utilise this closing down period for the maintenance of the wooden row boats....More

Reviewed 26 January 2014

The little town of Richmond now has another attraction to add to its list and this one is a beauty. The Richmond Boat House office located in a very green park off the main street is where you start off for your trip. Here you...More

1  Thank Mike S
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