Sail the Derwent - 3 Hour Cruise

Hobart, TAS



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  • Thrilling sailing on board a 62 foot luxury maxi yacht
  • Brilliant scenery
  • Tasmanian wine and beer is available at the cash bar at regular bar prices

Sail the Derwent River on a luxury 62-foot maxi racer/cruiser, a veteran of the Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race. The 3-hour sail takes in one of the largest and most beautiful natural harbours in the world, with spectacular views of Hobart and Mt Wellington.

  • 1 person
  • Duration - 3 hours
  • Location - View Map
Why You'll Love This

What's Included?

  • 3 hour sailing cruise
  • Expert tuition
  • Use of all safety equipment and fishing tackle
  • The best Tasmanian fare will be provided as refreshments along with tea, coffee, water and non-alcoholic beverages

Participate in the sailing or sit back and enjoy the ride, this experience is suitable even for novices! Experience the thrill of sailing in a race whether you wish to take part in the action or just relax! The yacht, Helsal IV is an ex Sydney to Hobart competitor!

On the Day

Session Length

  • The experience will take approximately 3 hours
  • Available 7 days a week
  • From April through to September from 9am - 12pm and from October through to March from 2pm - 5pm

Numbers on the Day

  • There is a highly qualified skipper and experienced crew. These are not private charters and other passengers may also be on board. 
  • A minimum number of 3 participants is required for this experience to run.


  • In the event of rain or inclement weather your experience will still go ahead unless contacted by the experience provider
  • If your experience is cancelled you will be rescheduled by the provider

Dress Code

Wear flat-soled shoes with reasonable grip and a jacket for the breeze and sea spray

... and Importantly


  • There is no wheelchair access and participants need to be reasonably mobile
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult


  • If you cancel for whatever reason more than 7 days prior to sailing, you will receive a full refund.  
  • If you cancel 7 days or less prior to sailing, you will be charged a 10% fee.