A Day on the Bay-Full Day Sailing Cruise

Hobart
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SEA002-M

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Highlights

    Join us for a full day cruise on Tasmania's amazing waterways. Imagine being aboard a modern sailing catamaran, the sails filled with the purest air in the world, on waterways that were once the highway of whalers, settlers and convicts. Allow the wind to transport you to another world.

    Why You'll Love This

    What's Included?

    Tasmania is renowned for its stunning beauty, clear waters and abundant birdlife. Choose from two magnificant sailing locations, Norfolk Bay or Hobart Derwent River.

    On Norfolk Bay we will cruise close to the shoreline where sailboats and steamers of old called to deliver their passengers and freight to the Peninsula, where probation stations were established to rehabilitate the convicts of Port Arthur, and on to the historic coalmine site, where passengers can go ashore by dinghy to explore the unrestored site before lunch and a leisurely return sail.

    Full day cruises are also available departing Hobart, cruising the Derwent River to the mouth of the D’Entrecasteaux
    Channel. Both cruises include lunch served at anchor, and there is time to swim, use our kayaks or explore the shore line by dinghy. The views that can be seen only from the water are spectacular and our cruises may encounter dolphins, seals, penguins or even an occasional migrating whale.

    Activity Highlights:
    • 7 hour SAILING cruise aboard a 15mt sailing catamaran.
    • Cruise unspoiled waterways with beautiful scenery
    • Great photo opportunities
    • Morning & afternoon tea, and lunch with complimentary wine or beer on board
    • Beer and wine available for purchase at other times.
    • Friendly, informative service.
    On the Day

    Session Length

    Cruise departs at 9.30am and returns at 4.30pm. Cruises operate from December to end of April.

    Numbers on the Day

    We carry a maximum of 20 passengers.

    Weather

    We operate in most weather conditions, in the event of rain we have covered areas on the boat where you wont get wet.

    Dress Code

    Flat soled shoes. (light coloured soles preferred) Warm jacket/jumper advisable.
    ... and Importantly

    Guidelines

    Children 7 years and under are required to wear a life jacket at all times whilst on deck. There are some steps on board so a reasonable amount of mobility is required.