Glide past ancient rainforests aboard a morning or afternoon Gordon River Cruise from Strahan on a worl. With a choice of seating levels, departure time and duration, this cruise fits easily into any sightseeing schedule. Explore the beautiful Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area as you pass landmarks like Hells Gates and Sarah Island. Depending on option selected, lunch, snacks and beverages may be included.
• 6 hours
This West Coast tour takes you to Cradle Mountain, Mount Field and Lake St Clair, along with Montezuma Falls, Strahan and the Henty Dunes. Stop for a salmon and honey tasting along the way and enjoying a visit to Sheffield, the town of murals. Experience some of Tasmania's dramatic mountains, lush rainforest and sleepy country town on this 3-day tour from Hobart.
• 3 days
Explore Bonnet Island with a wildlife cruise and see where the world's smallest penguins waddle along the shores. Your excursion begins with a quick boat ride from Strahan. Once you arrive, get out and explore the rocky shores of the island, spotting nests, birds, and a lighthouse during your visit. As you cruise back, tuck into gourmet snacks on the boat as you take in Tasmania’s beauty.
• 2.5 hours
Immerse yourself deep in the wilderness on this 3 day journey along the west coast. Explore the heritage of the land with your guide as you and your group walk through untouched forests, explore wild rivers and rugged coastlines, see breathtaking mountainous vistas, and breathe the freshest air in the world. Enjoy 2 night accommodation and breakfast each morning before continuing this amazing opportunity to see part of the world that is nearly untouched by civilization.
• 3 days
If you’re short on time, why not spend a relaxing afternoon on the 3.5 hour Afternoon Highlights Cruise? Glide quietly past ancient rainforest aboard Spirit of the Wild on a afternoon Gordon River Cruise from Strahan. With a choice of seating levels on board this state-of-the-art vessel, this cruise fits easily into any sightseeing schedule. Explore the beautiful Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area, cruising past Sarah Island and Tasmania's salmon and trout fish farms. Depending on option selected, afternoon tea and beverages may be included.
• 3.5 hours
Enjoy a full day adventure rafting the King River through the western Tasmanian wilderness. With dense rainforest, huon pine trees, fun rapids, views of the West Coast Wilderness Railway and relics of west coast mining history this is an adventure for every one of average fitness. Your operator will supply all the gear you need along with skilled, knowledgeable guides. With a hearty lunch and return transport to Queenstown this is a great day out. This is the only one day wilderness white water rafting adventure in Tasmania.
• 9 hours
The River and Rainforest is a half day journey departing Regatta Point Station, Strahan. Join us for a relaxing steam* train journey. Take in the fabulous harbour views as the train follows the foreshore and then the river as you journey deep into the rainforest. Marvel at the engineering feats as the train crosses the many bridges, including the formidable iron bridge, one of the two major river crossings on the line. *On the rare occasions that our steam locomotives are not operable, heritage diesel locomotives will be used instead.
• 4 hours
Departing from Regatta Point Station Strahan, this full day steam train journey will travel the length of the West Coast Wilderness Railway, stopping at every station along the line and hearing the many stories of the resilient people and extraordinary events that brought the railway to life.
• 9 hours
Discover the beauty of the Gordon River and small town of Strahan on a full-day tour by air to Tasmania’s west coast. From Hobart, take a scenic flight to Strahan, and then transfer to a catamaran for a 5.5-hour Gordon River cruise. You’ll see Hells Gates, Macquarie Harbour and pristine rainforest, and you'll stop for a walking tour of Sarah Island. Explore Strahan during a little free time on this small-group tour limited to 14 people, providing a more intimate experience.
• 9 hours
Enjoy the best high tea in Tasmania at heritage listed Hawthorn Lodge. High Tea is taken on the veranda overlooking the country garden. Hawthorn Lodge was the original homestead of the Shoobridge family who established the first hop farm in Australia. Today the hops still grow in the fields. The garden was designed in 1869 as an English style garden to provide a contrast and escape from the surrounding Tasmanian bush. Guests are free to walk around the gardens. The country style high tea is served as four courses and includes finger sandwiches, a selection of savories and Marie's award winning home made scones and raspberry jam with Tasmanian clotted cream. The last course a selection of sweet treats. We use our own fresh produce from the garden or local produce from the Derwent Valley and all is home made. Hawthorn Lodge is 45 minutes from Hobart and reached by driving up the beautiful Derwent Valley.
• 3 hours