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McDermott’s Coaches and Tours are one of the State’s largest coach tour and specialist transport service provider and with many years in the industry with a fleet of over 50 Australian coaches including several new large luxury 5 Star coaches as...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park, Tasmania 7306, Australia
+61 3 6330 3717
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nothing was too much to ask, they were very flexible with pick up & drop off points. The staff were all very friendly !

Thank Kuchs
Kim J, Front Office Manager at McDermott's Coaches, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Kuchs for your great review! Looking forward to having you travel with us next time :)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We travelled as a group of 8 women. We travelled up to Cradle Mountain on a regular service & hired a bus to return back to Launceston, with 2 stops. Our trip up was very relaxing with commentary as needed. The lady driver was very...More

Thank HazeyX2
Kim J, Front Office Manager at McDermott's Coaches, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you HazeyX2 for taking the time to leave such wonderful feedback about our staff. We are pleased we were able to provide you with a return service to and from Cradle Mountain, and to see that our staff went above and beyond for you....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cradle Mountain is the highlight of our visit to Tasmania. We enjoyed the day tour very much. Our guide, Audrey was very informative and hospitable. Weather was fantastic, the views around Dove Lake was spectacular and lunch was healthy in a cozy hut. Highly recommend...More

Thank Katherine L
Kim J, Front Office Manager at McDermott's Coaches, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Katherine, we are pleased that we were able to show you this part of our state & that you appreciated it as much as we do. I will pass on your feedback to Audrey and her manager, and it is great to hear that...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We love spot-lighting so were looking forward to our night out in Cradle Mountain. We enjoyed it but the wildlife we saw was no different to that seen in/around the resort during the daytime. In fact we managed to get more 'up close and personal'...More

Thank Jan W
Kim J, Front Office Manager at McDermott's Coaches, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you ppconsultants for getting in touch to leave your review. Our Night Spotting Tour goes out in search for wildlife in their natural habitat at their most active time, while respecting their space and natural instincts - we do not encourage feeding or touching...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took a night tour with James from McDermott’s Coaches at Cradle Mountain. Saw plenty of wildlife including wombats, pademelons, wallabies and possums. James was a great guide with good knowledge of the fauna and flora and showed a passion for the job and was extremely...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

2hours Cradle Mountain day tour with Peter. Peter is a friendly and patient guide. We enjoyed the 2 hours knowing more about Cradle Mountain and it’s history. We saw wombats at closeup range too. Thank you Peter.

Thank PAULINE712
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a fabulous tour, James was extremely informative and absolutely delightful, his knowledge of the local flora and fauna was quite extensive and had a real passion for passing this on. We were fortunate to see quite a diverse range of wildlife. Highly recommend this...More

Thank Lianne S
Reviewed 2 September 2018

It was kind of cold and wet but James was an amazing guide with such a warm personality. We were the only 3 on the tour for the night but he was very knowledgeable and was able to spot all of the animals while giving...More

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Reviewed 31 May 2018

James was an knowledgeable tour guide. Enjoyed his commentary, information and highlighted with seeing many Wombats. Would highly recommend.

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Reviewed 27 May 2018

The pick up from our Hotel made this excursion so much easier and enjoyable. It was an unexpected surprise as the booking agent told us to be at the Bus Transit Station about 2 km away. The driver was very knowledgeable and told us some...More

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