Bruny Island Small-Group Bushwalking Tour from Hobart Including Lunch

Day Trips & Excursions in Australia
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Tour description

Back to Nature on Bruny Island - A personally guided small group tour with our expert island Tour Guide's including Mars Bluff return walk on the Cape Queen Elizabeth Track, wildlife and bird spotting, packed lunch of local produce, Neck Lookout & Wildlife Zone and food producer visits.Explore the dramatic coastline of the Cape Queen Elizabeth Track and Mars Bluff during an easy coastal and bushland walk, taking in lagoons, secluded beaches, dunes, ocean waves, cliffs and bird life. Length of walk about 6km.Enjoy a packed lunch of local produce , morning tea, water, back packs and wet weather gear.Stop at The Bruny Island Neck Lookout & Wildlife Zone, sit down at Get Shucked Oyster Bar for half a dozen fresh oysters & Bruny Island Honey after your invigorating and scenic coastal walk.

Nature Day Tour including Bush Walk to Mars Bluff on the Cape Queen Elizabeth track with Picnic Lunch of local produce. Neck Wildlife Zone & Food Producer visits and tastings.(Walk duration up to 4 hours or 6km with picnic lunch stop. Walk can be longer if the group are all fit)With a hotel pick up ad drop-off from over 40 locations around the greater Hobart region and short 30 minute drive, following the d’Entrecasteaux channel, to Kettering - the Bruny Island Ferry departs on its short 15 minute crossing to access the Island. The fully guided walking tour starts the walking near the Bruny Island Air Strip. With spectacular views, this is an easy walk within the Bruny Island Neck Game Reserve.The Cape Queen Elizabeth walk provides coastal heathland, spectacular scenery, Big and Little Lagoons, birdlife, wildlife and sweeping beaches. The first part of the walk takes you along a track parallel with the Bruny Island air-strip, then runs between Big Lagoon and Little Lagoon where we will stop for a billy tea and fudge, before steeply ascending Mars Bluff for stunning views across The Neck and its unspoilt beaches. The track follows the bluff before descending through the dunes onto the remote Miles Beach, with time for a quick dip for those who are keen. Here you can enjoy a casual and delicious packed lunch, featuring local produce. The walk is very educational, back to nature at a relaxing pace or more vigorous if everyone is up for a slightly longer bush walk.After our walk we drive to the to the viewing platform and lookout at The Neck Wildlife Zone. Followed by a visit to the Islands local food producers, with stops at Bruny Island Honey for tastings and Get Shucked Oyster Bar for half a dozen oysters per person.

What's included

  • Hotel pick up and drop-off (selected hotels)
  • Bruny Island Ferry fare
  • Fully guided interpretive bush and coastal walking tour from Bruny Island Air strip to Mars Bluff return - 10km
  • Delicious picnic morning tea and lunch of local Bruny Island Cheese, wood oven bread, local seafood, salad and meats
  • Bruny Island cider - one bottle per person
  • Bruny Island Fudge
  • Half a dozen oysters per person
  • Bruny Island Honey visit
  • All activities included in price
  • Professional local guide
  • Small-group tour
  • Back pack, gaiters, walking poles and suncream provided

What's not included

  • Walking shoes
  • Rain coats