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Wharf Road | Dockside, Stanley, Tasmania 7331, Australia
+61 3 6458 1294
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Reviewed 24 February 2018

Loved the view of The Nutt & Bull Rock. The captain ensured a great view of the many seals & cormorants on the island like rock by manoeuvring close. Friendly narrations by the captain Wog made the whole cruise enjoyable despite windy conditions.

1  Thank Wayne M
Reviewed 14 January 2018

The Nut looks good from every angle, this lazy run around to the seal colony shows off the northern side in the morning sun. Relaxed, quiet wooden boat with friendly crew. More seals than you could count.

Thank Clifford P
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

My wife, teenage son and I all enjoyed our afternoon cruise to view the seals past the Nut to Bull Island. Our crew Wog and Alex were the perfect combination of friendliness, experience and passion. After a pleasant sail to the island, the boat was...More

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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Took my two teenage kids and partner on this cruise. It was a really great experience for all of us, we loved getting so close to the seal colony. Highly recommended!

Thank Kate A
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

My husband and I and our adult son had the most wonderful cruise out past The Nut to see the seals. Our crew Wog and Jenny were so friendly and so helpful with any of our questions. We got so close to the island and...More

Thank snowowl110
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Went on 10am cruise with 4,6,8 yo kids. Wonderful experience, boat gets so close to colony of 300 seals. Very knowledgeable.

1  Thank Juergen1975
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Went down to the wharf just before 10am and as we walked down a woman loudly yelled at us 'can I help you' My husband said we were interested in the seal cruise and received a curt 'not today' and she went back talking to...More

7  Thank TrudiD72
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Really well done boat tour. Captain is an ex commercial fisherman who knows the area well and is a wealth of knowledge on local sights and all things nautical. Children were included and entertained for the trip. Plenty of seals and bird life to see...More

Thank Stuart D
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Great tour of the seals. 300 seals we saw roughly Playing in the sea, laying on the rock. Interesting to see them in their natural environment

Thank Skye H
Reviewed 4 February 2017

This cruise takes you out past the Nut to Bull Rock to see the very entertaining Australian Fur Seals. Wog & Jenny were friendly & informative. No fancy PA system.. all very personal to those on board. Suitable for all ages, this is a wonderful...More

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